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Interlibrary Loan

What is Interlibrary Loan?

How does it help me?

How do I use it?


This October, the Southworth Library Learning Commons wants you to give Interlibrary Loan (ILL) a try!


What is Interlibrary Loan? ILL is a free service available to SUNY Canton students, faculty, and staff. At your request, ILL will borrow books, articles, DVDs and other library materials from other libraries around the country and make them available to you for checkout.


How does it help me? If ANYlibrary ANYwhere has ANYthing you want, it is available to you through ILL. We don’t care if it’s for a class assignment or your own personal enjoyment—we’ll request a copy and get it to you as soon as possible! Use this to your advantage by getting the perfect resources for that research paper, or get that graphic novel you’ve wanted for some weekend reading!


How do I use it? Go here to log in and for more information.

Autumn Poll

What is your favorite cozy fall beverage?
Hot chocolate: 11 votes (34.38%)
Tea: 4 votes (12.5%)
Coffee: 6 votes (18.75%)
Hot apple cider: 10 votes (31.25%)
Some kind of soup broth: 1 votes (3.13%)
Warm milk & cinnamon: 0 votes (0%)
Total Votes: 32

Midterms in the Writing Center

The Writing Center at SLLC is excited to help with your important projects during midterms.  This can be a busy time of year, so please schedule an appointment in the Writing Center ahead of time.  This will allow us to help as many students as possible during October! 

Getting help when it's busy!

SUNY Canton Green Dot

Green Dot with Roody

Green Dot is a violence prevention strategy that mobilizes students, staff, and faculty to reduce rates of sexual and relationship violence at SUNY Canton. Simply put: a green dot is an individual choice to help make SUNY Canton safer. 

Click the image above to read more!

Book of the Month!

Need to Know: Tutoring Center

Technical Writing assistance is now available in the Engineering Tutoring Lab (NN127)! Please stop by for assistance on Wednesdays between 12:30 - 4:30pm.

The first week in October is Tutor Appreciation Week! Stop by the Tutoring Center and thank your favorite tutor.

Midterms are around the corner! All of our labs are open 9AM – 5PM M-F and walk-ins are welcome. Don’t forget to check out our Late Night Learning Lab that is open until Midnight with assistance available on a variety of courses. You can check out our schedule here:

President's Art Show

Watercolorist, Jay Waronker will be displaying about 40 pieces in Southworth Library Learning Commons.

His work features “some of the functioning and former synagogues and other Jewish architecture found throughout sub-Saharan Africa.”

The event will begin with a lecture about the art, its history, composition, artist’s inspiration, etc., and will continue with a walk throughout the exhibit with additional explanation.

Patron of the Month!

Picture of Kaz Kazre (Kaz) Cummings is our patron of the month!

 Major: BBA in Management


 Hometown: Providence, RI


 What Kaz thinks of SLLC: I love the service here. The library is about achieving goals and connections.


Grammarly is a web-based grammar-checking tool designed to help students develop sentence-level writing skills, prevent plagiarism, and reinforce revision habits. Click the logo above for more info! 

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