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August/September 2019 Newsletter: Home

Aug/Sept Newsletter

August/September Newsletter 2019
Welcome Back! Southworth Library Learning Commons is excited to welcome new and returning students to campus
SLLC Hours: Sunday: 8 am - 2 am Monday-Thursday: 7:30 am - 2 am Friday: 7:30 am - midnight  Saturday: 8 am - midnight
Study Abroad Fair: September 18,  11:00am-2:00pm, Miller Campus Center
Virtual Career Fair: September 26 9:00am-3:00pm Southworth Library Learning Commons
Olivia West- Financial Literacy: September 11, 6:00pm-8:00pm, NN102
We know textbooks are expensive.  To help with your costs, the Library Provost Textbook Program provides many current textbooks, which can be used FREE in the library.
SLLC has:Laptops iPads Board games Calculators Cameras Headphones A&P Models White boards and Markers Audio books and eBooks DVDs  And more!
STAR-NY Online Tutoring: To check out hours and course coverage, go to

Back to School Poll

What are you looking forward to the most this semester?
Meeting new friends: 9 votes (21.43%)
Campus food: 0 votes (0%)
Visiting the newly renovated Southworth Library Learning Commons: 2 votes (4.76%)
Getting involved in campus clubs: 2 votes (4.76%)
Being one step closer to finishing college: 17 votes (40.48%)
Learning new things: 12 votes (28.57%)
Total Votes: 42



Click on the link below to see if SLLC has the textbook that you need for class this semester:



Textbooks are located behind the circulation desk.  Please ask a staff member at the desk if you need help!

Your Vote Counts!


Come to the library for voter registration!  Elections this year are on Tuesday, November 5.  If you'd like to be able to vote by absentee ballot, go to .

For our online students, go to to register for vote.  


Ready Center


Check out RooSuccess (!  This is a new tool to help us communicate with you.  Login to see who is in your Success Network, contact your instructors, and schedule appointments with campus services.  See details on your courses such as any warnings (flags) or kudos and recorded absences.  Be proactive in your own success by using the Raise Your Hand feature to let us know if you are struggling.  Questions?  Contact

To see upcoming Ready Center events go to 



About Tutoring

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Betty J. Evans Tutoring Center

The Betty J. Evans Tutoring Center got a new look over the summer, and we hope you’ll love it as much as we do! Please note that the log-in kiosks are now located at the far end of the front desk. If you have any trouble locating the kiosks, resources, or Tutoring staff, please ask at the front desk. We’re happy to help!

Fall 2019 Hours: Monday-Friday 9 AM-5 PM

Late Night Learning: Sunday 1 PM-midnight, Monday-Thursday 5 PM-midnight

Attention all students looking to log in academic recovery hours. A log-in computer will be available in the library on Fridays from 5 PM to midnight and Saturdays from 8 AM to midnight to allow students to log in study hours. Please note, however, that although the log-in computer will be available, tutoring and tutoring resources will not be accessible on Friday nights and Saturdays. Please refer to the Tutoring Center’s schedule for days and times tutoring is available.

STAR-NY: STAR-NY online tutoring is available starting September 3. Please see the schedule for hours and course coverage.


GrammarlyGrammarly 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!