Library Closure - 8/25 at noon through 8/27

IWeather Closuren anticipation of Hurricane Harvey, all Lone Star College locations will close at noon on Friday, August 25 through Sunday, August 27.

Lone Star College will be monitoring Hurricane Harvey closely and will make a decision this weekend about any possible closures on Monday. As a general rule, LSC follows the closings of the ISDs (school districts) in the service area. The number one priority is the safety and well-being of LSC students and employees.

Summer Reading Program Wrap-up

srpRegistration for the HCPL Summer Reading Program program has closed, but it's not too late to complete the program. Registered participants may log titles and activities until Saturday, August 12. Prizes may be picked up through August 19 (while supplies last).

Spanish Conversation Club

holaJoin the Spanish Conversation Club at its new times and practice spanish in a relaxed setting
• Mondays, 1:00pm - 2:30pm, LRNC 131
• Wednesdays, 6:00pm - 7:30pm, LRNC 118

A Spanish-speaking native will facilitate the program. FREE! No registration.

Technology Upgrades This Weekend

technology updatesUPDATE! The following services are currently unavailable from LSC: printing, databases, online chat, library card activation, temporary logins.

Due to Lone Star College System updates, access to internet, printers, library databases, and the Chat with a Librarian service may be interrupted online and at all LSC Libraries locations from Sat., July 22, at 8am, until Sun, July 23, at 1pm.

We apologize for the inconvenience.

LIFE Followup: History of Cookbooks

ancient cookbookYesterday, Pam Panettiere, librarian and history buff, delved into the quirky history of the cookbook and shared some of the culinary discoveries of her gustatory endeavor. 

Take a look at the facinating, and sometimes odd, history of the cookbook.

 

Image: From Ancient-Origins.net