The American Women’s Almanac: 500 Years of Making History by Deborah Felder (2020) is a new addition to our Credo Reference
Due to the rise in the number of COVID-19 cases locally, the CSN campus libraries and bookdrops remained closed. We apologize for the inconvenience. We are still committed to helping all our students, staff and faculty. Please see our continuity plan for full details.
Is quarantine life making it hard to focus? Need to develop a hobby that gets you outdoors or can be done with social distancing? If you’re already an amateur shutterbug using your smartphone camera, now might be the perfect time to up your photo game in a snap!
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.
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.