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Women’s History Month Subject Guide

  Celebrate Women's History Month with the librarians: Women's History Month Subject Guide 

Dell laptops available for check-out

Dell laptops are available for check-out from December 2018. Come to the front desk for details or go to

Biscuits And Business: The Legacy of Lucille Smith and Southern Black Chefs

Biscuits And Business: The Legacy of Lucille Smith and Southern Black Chefs Exhibit Dates - March 28 -May 15, 2019 Opening Reception: March 28, 2-4pm Location - Texas Institute for the Preservation of History and Culture Gallery, School of Architecture Prairie View A&M University I Prairie View, Texas

15 Historical Resources (Trials) Added to Library Collections

The John B. Coleman Library just added 15 archive historical resources with full text which include popular magazines that can be searched cover to cover with advertisements to our Databases A to Z list.  See more details HERE. These databases are trials only. Full access is not always available.  African American Historical Serials Collection Architectural [...]

New History eBooks Guide

New history books just added to the library catalog. Check them out from the History Books Guide.  Lindsey, T. B. (2017). Colored No More : Reinventing Black Womanhood in Washington, D.C (Vol. Second edition). Urbana, IL: University of Illinois Press. Retrieved from

Open Textbooks Transformation to Student Learning

Topic: Open Textbooks Transformation to Student Learning Presenter: Henry Koshy, M.L.S., Reference and Instruction Librarian Time/Date: 5:00pm - 6:00pm, Wednesday, March 20, 2019 Location: Room 108, Coleman Library

Women’s History Film: Daughters of the Dust by Julie Dash

Film title: Daughters of the Dust Date/Time: 5:30pm, March 20, 2019 Location: Northwest Houston Center Daughters of the Dust (1991) was the first feature film directed by an African-American woman distributed theatrically in the United States. It tells the story of three generations of Gullah (Geechee) women, their African customs and Gullah traditions. It is an [...]

Women’s History Month Craft “20 Minute” Pencil Skirt

Everyone is welcome! What: Craft “20 Minute” Pencil Skirt Instructed by Ms. Elizabeth Brumfield, Distance Services Librarian When: 2:00pm, Monday, March 18, 2019 Where: Room 108, John B. Coleman Library

Day of Empathy

Join the panel presentation -- Topic: Day of Empathy Time and Date: 6:00pm, March 5, 2019 Location: Northwest Houston Center 9449 Grant Rd. Houston, TX 77070  

Scholarly Communication Presentation

Topic: Scholarly Communication Presentation by Mr. Henry Koshy, Reference Librarian When: 5:00pm - 6:00pm, February 27 Where: Coleman Library Room 108