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November 2019 Newsletter: Home

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November Newsletter 2019
Game Night:Where: Southworth Library Learning Commons When: November 7, 7:00-9:00pm Snacks will be provided.  Hosted by Gaming Club and Southworth Library Learning Commons

November Poll

What is the best way for you to de-stress?
Write songs/poetry: 1 votes (6.67%)
Read a book: 2 votes (13.33%)
Watch movies/shows: 3 votes (20%)
Yoga/meditation: 0 votes (0%)
Dinner with friends: 0 votes (0%)
Exercise: 9 votes (60%)
Total Votes: 15

Overdrive Media Console

Overdrive Media Console


Have you heard of Overdrive?

You can borrow hundreds of popular

books and audiobooks!


This November, Southworth Library Learning Commons wants you to give Overdrive a try!


What is Overdrive? Overdrive is a free service available to SUNY Canton students, faculty, and staff. This service is provided by Nothern New York Library Council in partnership with SUNY Canton, North Country Community College, and Clarkson University. It allows you to borrow eBooks and audiobooks that are popular titles. You can find fiction, non-fiction, and everything in between!


How does it help me? Do you commute to campus? Have a long trip home during breaks? By using Overdrive, you can borrow an eBook or an audiobook to enjoy during your travels!


How do I use it? Go here to browse, search, and borrow items! You will be asked to sign in with your SUNY Canton username and password.

Need to Know: Break Hours

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The Southworth Library Learning Commons Break Hours

Friday, November 22: 7:30 am - 5:00 pm

Saturday, November 23- Sunday, November 24: Closed

Monday, November 25 - Wednesday, November 27: 8:00 am - 4:00 pm

Thursday, November 28 - Saturday, November 30: Closed

Sunday, December 1: 8:00am - 2:00 am


Happy Thanksgiving from Tutoring Services! On-campus tutoring will be unavailable during Thanksgiving break; however, the facility will remain open with resources available for student use Monday,  November 25 - Wednesday, November 27, 8 AM-4 PM. 

The Late Night Learning Lab will be open through Thursday, November 21. It will be closed Sunday, November 24 to Saturday, November 30. It will re-open for regular hours on Sunday, December 1 at 1 PM. 

Have questions? Call us at (315) 386-7879. 

Book of the Month


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! 

Patron of the Month!


Name: Rainbow Crabtree

Major: Nursing

Hometown: Canton

What Rainbow likes about SLLC:

  1. The tutoring center has all of the nursing books, so I don't have to lug them from home every day.
  2. Huge windows that provide lots of natural light.
  3. Friendly, upbeat, and helpful staff in both the library and Cybercafe.

Book Suggestions

The librarians at SLLC are starting to buy new books, and we want you to pick them! You can complete this Google form to tell use what books we should buy, either for classes or your own interests. Check out the link for our Book Suggestions and complete it as many times as you like! 


A Message from the Tutoring Center

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

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