In Solidarity: Celebrate Juneteenth with CSN Library Resources

By Becky Blunk
Published on 19 June, 2020

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.

Learn the Basics: COVID-19 Films

By Susan Gregg
Published on 8 June, 2020

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.

Favorite Poems this Poetry Month

By Stephanie Espinoza Villamor
Published on 8 April, 2020

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.

Celebrate Black History Month with these Reads!

By Becky Blunk
Published on 21 February, 2020

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.

Experience African American History Through Video

By Susan Gregg
Published on 10 February, 2020

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.

Use Learning Express for Future Success

By Susan Gregg
Published on 23 January, 2020

The Learning Express Library is a wonderful database for CSN students to use to develop skills for the classroom and workplace.

Follow Current Events with the RJ Online

By Susan Gregg
Published on 10 October, 2019

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.

Anatomical Models: We Can Lend a Hand

By Christine Shore
Published on 12 September, 2019

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.

Is it Peer Reviewed? Ulrichsweb Can Help

By Stephanie Espinoza Villamor
Published on 16 May, 2019

There's a new database on our CSN Libraries A-Z listingUlrichsweb is a resource of detailed information on more than 300,000 periodicals, such as peer reviewed journals, e-journals, popular magazines, newspapers, newsletters, and more.