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  • 800 Royal oaks drive suite 101
    monrovia, CA 91016
    888.828.8800

Learning Resource Center

The Mt Sierra College Learning Resources Center is in a dedicated facility with a collection of books, videos, and compact discs available for reference or circulation exclusive to Mt Sierra College students. The library staff provides instruction on the use of the database as well as accessing
all other available resources.

The Learning Resources Center houses networked personal computer and Macs for student research as well as plug-in ports. Students also have access to color printing and copying. Basic supplies and equipment such as white-out, three-hole punches, paper cutters, and staplers are available for student use at all times without charge. The hours of operation are posted within the LRC, and on the Mt Sierra College Student Portal.

Learning Resources Center Policies Learning Resource

Center & Library Services (LRC) The Learning Resource Center (LRC) provides free services to ALL Mt. Sierra College students and staff to help them achieve academic success. The LRC is comprised of five areas: the Study Skills Center, the Tutoring Center, the Writing Center, the Professional Development Center, and the Library. Study Skills Center
• Support workshops for skill development in study skills, critical thinking, note taking, English, MLA/APA format and other subjects
• Administration of make-up exams for all Mt. Sierra College courses

Tutoring Center

• Free tutoring for most college courses by faculty-recommended tutors www.mtsierra.edu/srt
• Appointment tutoring for most academic subjects
• Various learning workshops offered each term
• Individual and small group tutoring for ESL students
• Computers available for academic use
• Computers available for job search use (priority is given to current students)

Writing Center

• One-on-one writing consultations
• Assistance with all stages of the writing process in all disciplines
• Assistance with resume writing and cover letter writing
• Online Writing Lab –receive feedback on assignments

English tutors

http://www.mtsierra.edu/owl/
• Walk-in tutoring often available
• Appointments available and ADA students may receive additional time.

Professional Development Center

• Resources for faculty and alumni
• Computer skills training
• Teaching skills training
• Educator Resources
• Student Job Announcements

Library

• Book Collection, including faculty reserve materials
• Game Collection
• Media Collection, course specific
• Game Collection
• Media Collection, course specific
• Print Periodical Collection
• Online Library Databases, for research needs
• Research assistance virtually and in person from the Reference Desk, instructing users how to effectively access and use library resources
• A dedicated library professional is available to assist students in the library
• Library Instruction Sessions are offered throughout the academic year for students wishing to improve research and critical thinking skills
• Variety of resources available via the library’s website, including the library’s online catalog, periodical databases, and research guides and tutorials.
• 2 PC desktops, 1 Alienware Game Station, and 3 Mac computers are available with internet access and word processing. Printing and photocopying in color and B&W are available for a fee. Wireless internet access is available.
LRC/Library Hours are available on the library website and on the door to the LRC entrance.

Lost and Found

The central location for all lost and found articles is inside the Learning Resource Center.