CCPL goes fine free! Patrons no longer to incur late fees on any borrowed library materials after June 1

CCPL goes fine free! Patrons no longer to incur late fees on any borrowed library materials after June 1

May 27, 2021

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Beginning June 1, 2021 the Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) will no longer charge fines for all overdue library materials, including DVDs and Blu-rays, CDs, Chromebooks, Hotspots, and other non-traditional items. The li...

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SC DEW offers workforce training money for area businesses

SC DEW offers workforce training money for area businesses

May 26, 2021

CHARLESTON, S.C. - There is help for businesses in South Carolina who are struggling to provide training for their new hires and retain their workforce. The South Carolina Department of Employment and Workforce recently announced it has over $1 m...

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Passenger Trains between Charleston and Summerville, from the Best Friend to BRT

Passenger Trains between Charleston and Summerville, from the Best Friend to BRT

May 21, 2021

Automotive congestion is a fact of life on Lowcountry roads in the twenty-first century, while transportation alternatives struggle to gain traction in our community. Mass transit solutions, while popular in larger urban centers, appear to be cont...

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Join local authors Mary Alice Monroe and Angela May for a book signing event

Join local authors Mary Alice Monroe and Angela May for a book signing event

May 21, 2021

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) will host New York Times bestselling author and Charleston local Mary Alice Monroe and her longtime colleague and co-author Angela May for a free in-person drive-thru book signing of t...

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Read, Log, and Win this summer with CCPL’s 2021 summer reading program: Tales & Tails

Read, Log, and Win this summer with CCPL’s 2021 summer reading program: Tales & Tails

May 20, 2021

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Summer is almost here, and Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) and the Charleston County School District (CCSD) are working together to help students and children read more than ever. This joint initiative is part of the l...

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CCPL, Reach Out and Read, launch Books for Babies program

CCPL, Reach Out and Read, launch Books for Babies program

May 19, 2021

CHARLESTON, S.C. – The Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) and Reach Out and Read South Carolina have teamed up to provide literacy and community resources to parents and caregivers through the Books for Babies program. This program, which t...

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CCPL’s streaming video services move from RBdigital to Libby

CCPL’s streaming video services move from RBdigital to Libby

May 19, 2021

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Charleston County Public Library card holders can now find streaming movies, TV shows, and video-based learning resources available at CCPL through the Libby app. 

Earlier this year, ebooks, audiobooks, and magazines on RBdi...

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Charleston County Public Library, government officials break ground on new Keith Summey North Charleston Library

Charleston County Public Library, government officials break ground on new Keith Summey North Charleston Library

May 17, 2021

CHARLESTON, S.C. – Construction of the new Keith Summey North Charleston Library is underway. Charleston County Public Library (CCPL) and Charleston County Government officials kicked off the construction of the new facility during a groundbr...

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South Carolinians are required to complete job searches online again

South Carolinians are required to complete job searches online again

May 17, 2021

CHARLESTON, S.C. - The COVID-19 pandemic has continued for more than a year now and it still has a high level of impact on the economies of the United States and South Carolina. According to a report from the Congressional Research Service, unemp...

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Conflict Resolution Skills: A needed soft skill for employees in the workplace

Conflict Resolution Skills: A needed soft skill for employees in the workplace

May 12, 2021

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Conflict between individuals is an inevitable, yet healthy part of life.  People have different value and belief systems that influence their perceptions of the world. In the workplace, conflict is bound to happen between manage...

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