More to the Story: Celebrate National Library Week

Ajax Delvecki

Printing, internet, research help...and more! The theme for this year’s National Library Week (April 23-29) is “There’s More to the Story” to acknowledge the many resources libraries offer that you may not have used or even know about.

Celebrate with CSN Libraries by exploring our wide range of educational materials, course reserves, leisure books, and even videos available for streaming. Stop by the Charleston Campus Library to browse our book display featuring books about topics you may not expect to find at the library such as origami or explore some of our online resources below:

Title: Tiny Felt Cuties and Creatures

Author: Delilah Iris

Location: O’Reilly Online Learning

Details: Find a new hobby in felting and hand-sewing cute, little mini-figures with this step-by-step guide. No machines required!

Title: The Art of Drawing Manga

Editor: Talia Horsburgh

Location: O’Reilly Online Learning

Details: This book has everything you need to get started in the creative world of manga art. This first part of a series is an easy starting guide to creating characters and developing original stories.

Title: British Birds: A Pocket Guide

Author: Rob Hume, et al.

Location: Credo Reference

Details: This one just flew into our collection! This little guide provides information and identification on the 246 birds you’ll most likely catch trying steal your fish and chips on a tour through the United Kingdom and Ireland.

Movie Title: Suspiria

Directed by: Dario Argento, starring Jessica Harper

Location: Kanopy Videos

Details: This 1977 thriller set in a ballet academy is regarded as a classic in the world of horror--even being called one of the greatest films of all time. That’s very high praise for a supernatural fright film!

Title: Dermatologic Complications with Body Art

Editors: Christa De Cuyper and Maria Luisa Perez-Cotapos S

Location: Springer Link eBooks

Details: This eBook contains everything you probably didn’t want to know about tattoos, piercings, and permanent make-up! Presented as a guide for practitioners and dermatologists, this indispensable manual covers ink types, possible allergens, tattoo removal techniques, and aftercare standards. There’s a few gnarly photos, too!

Movie Title: Scandalous: The Untold Story of the National Enquirer (Sex, Drugs, and UFOs)

Director: Mark Landsman

Location: Kanopy Videos

Details: Get your popcorn out and a comfy chair ready--it’s time to learn about America’s best gossip rag! This documentary chronicles the history of the National Enquirer from its humble days as a lottery and racing broadsheet to gore-chasing newsstand filler. The 1970s saw the paper move into celebrity gossip before evolving into its modern role as a more politically allied bullhorn.