Category: SCDL News

Tell Congress now to save net neutrality

Please visit this American Library Association web site – to let our congressmen know that derailing net neutrality will not help sites such as SCDL or any other free educational web site. Thanks!

SCDL Newsletter Archive

From 2016-2018 the South Carolina Digital Library published an annual newsletter. This newsletter highlighted South Carolina digital projects, conferences, staff, and technical aspects of the SCDL. Please enjoy the SCDL Newsletter:  January 2018, 3rd edition September 2017, 2nd edition December 2016, 1st edition Editor:  Tabitha Samuel, Digital Archivist, Medical University of South Carolina

SC Encyclopedia is Online

Check out the South Carolina Encyclopedia Online at Thanks to funding from the Humanities Council SC, the S.C. State Library LSTA grant, and the hard work of the USC’s Institute for Southern Studies, we can now search and browse Dr. ( Walter Edgar’s South Carolina Encyclopedia with South Carolina Digital Library media and new, updated …

The SCLA Digitization of Cultural Heritage Materials RT, a survey for everyone

In order to develop programming that would best fit our members and other interested parties, we would love to know where you/your institution is at on digitization. Whether you haven’t started or if you have made it to your final form and can digitize documents with your eyes, we want to know about it. We’ve …

SC Encyclopedia and SCDL are teaming up!

Read USC Times article on SCDL’s involvement with bringing the SC Encyclopedia online.

SCLA Journal Article to Read – SCDL, What is it and where is it going?

Check out the latest issue of SCLA JoThe South Carolina Digital Libraryurnal to read an article on SCDL by Heather, Kate and Chris.

Upstate SCDL Partners Meeting, Summer 2015

Thank you all for taking time out of your schedules to attend the South Carolina Digital Library’s Upstate Regional meeting last Thursday! We’re so glad that we had the chance to see so many new faces and appreciate your eagerness and involvement. The discussion was excellent and gave us all a lot to take back …

DPLAfest 2015, April 17-18

Chris Vinson, Tyler Mobley, and Heather Gilbert will be at DPLAfest in Indianapolis this Friday and Saturday.  Have fun and good luck Tyler on your presentation.  See for more information. (

Welcome to the new SCDL!

We hope you like the new South Carolina Digital Library site. This site represents a large overhaul of the underlying structure of SCDL as a whole. The changes we’ve made allow us to bring you a better search and discovery interface than ever before. Take a look around, search our new catalog, explore the facets, …