Welcome to your CSN Library!
Your CSN librarians are always here to help! To navigate this guide, use the "Informative Speech," "Persuasive Speech" and "Evaluate & Cite Sources" tabs at the top of the page.
CSN Libraries During COVID-19
Our campus libraries are a little different this spring semester, but you can still get help with your speech assignments! Librarians are available to assist you online 7 days a week, and also by phone, email, and on campus. If you plan to come into the campus libraries, please see our reopening plan regarding social distancing and mask requirements.
We look forward to getting you the information you need, so don't hesitate to contact us!
What do you think your audience, both your classmates and your professor, might want to know more about?
Although Google can provide you with many sources related to your speech topics, CSN Libraries gives you access to many credible sources that are not freely available on the Internet, such as:
Use the "Informative Speech" and "Persuasive Speech" tabs at the top of this guide to find the best library resources for the speech you are working on.
CSN's Center for Academic Success has tutors who can assist you with:
The video below explains how to connect with a tutor through the Smarthinking link in CANVAS.