Two years, five months, and 18 days, for a total of 900 days. 21,600 hours, or 1,296,000 seconds. That is the amount of time it took freedom to reach the nearly 250,000 Black men, women, and children who remained enslaved in Texas after the Emancipation Proclamation was formally instituted by President Lincoln on January 1, 1863.
Due to the rise in the number of COVID-19 cases locally, the CSN Libraries will not be reopening as planned. We apologize for the inconvenience. We are still committed to helping all our students, staff and faculty. Please Ask a Librarian if you need assistance.
You've been living through it for almost 3 months now- the Coronavirus pandemic. It's interrupted your school, home, and work life. Perhaps you have your own story to tell. This hot topic is well suited to many assignments you undertake this Summer semester.
Filipino Pork Adobo.
We made it to April, a month of mostly warmer weather, spring break, and National Poetry Month! CSN Libraries typically celebrates with a display of poetry books inside each campus library. But just because the physical libraries are closed doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate online.
As we continue to celebrate Black History Month at CSN Libraries and across CSN campuses, we’d like to invite you to check out some of our new books related to influential African-Americans.
CSN Libraries provide a wealth of streaming videos focused on African American history and culture. Black History Month is a great time to investigate the many aspects of this subject. These streaming video databases provide you with a wide range of documentaries, archival newsreels, interviews, and speeches.
The Learning Express Library is a wonderful database for CSN students to use to develop skills for the classroom and workplace.
Love to read your daily Las Vegas Review-Journal newspaper but don’t want to subscribe? You’re in luck because if you are a CSN student, faculty member, or staff member you can read entire issues online for free. The library subscribes to the RJ through our Newsbank database.
If you need help studying anatomy, our CSN Libraries can lend you a hand-- and an ear, a leg, an eye and more! We have 3D models of the organs, muscles, bones and various systems of the human body available to use inside the library for a two hour loan period.