Archive for the LLC Services Category
One of the articles in the October 2016 blog introduced the upcoming Textbook Reserve Program – an initiative intended to reduce the burden of the rising textbook costs encumbered by our student population (Map Priority 3 and Map Priority 6). The Textbook Reserve Program was launched in early January 2017 […]
For more than 50 years, Legal Aid of Nebraska has provided dignity, hope, self-sufficiency and justice through quality civil legal aid for those who have nowhere else to turn. The fundamental goal of Legal Aid’s services is simple—to provide free legal representation to underprivileged citizens and rural communities to cultivate […]
During the academic year the library employs 12-15 student workers to help keep everything running smoothly. Our student assistants are critical and valuable members of the library staff and are a great boon to the functioning of the day-to day operations – especially when the library is open extended hours. […]
The Library Learning Commons is a student-centered, student-driven environment. Our primary goal is to provide our students with the necessary tools they need to attain academic success. To understand how our students utilize our resources and to anticipate their changing needs, we carefully listen to comments and suggestions voiced by […]
The Library Learning Commons has a new Director of Transitional Studies, Tamara Toomey. Prior to becoming the Director of Transitional Studies, Ms. Toomey worked in the CSC START Office as an Academic Advisor. While working as an Academic Advisor, Ms. Toomey was asked what her dream job would be. Her […]
The Library Learning Commons is excited to announce that starting this semester, we will offer Interlibrary Loan services at no charge for students. Previously, students were asked to pay a small fee ($2.00) to help offset the cost of postage (it normally costs between $3-$6 to send a book through […]
The Learning Center has a new Project Coordinator, Leah Reed. Ms. Reed comes to Chadron State College with an extensive background in school psychology. As a school psychologist, one of her main responsibilities was to work with a team of service providers to implement and coordinate academic support for students. […]
Over the past three years, the Library Learning Commons (LLC) has undergone significant changes which necessitated the need for accurate floor plans and office signage. After the floor plans were updated and approved, new signage was ordered and subsequently installed in the LLC.
The idea of hosting an academic study table came back to CSC from a session at a Higher Learning Commission Conference. The principle is that students who might benefit most from visiting faculty during office hours to discuss class material, study habits, and writing are unlikely to do so. First-generation college […]
The LLC is excited to welcome a new staff member this semester. Cindy Hill began working at the LLC in late-February, and she is settling in nicely. She is in charge of night reference and circulation duties for the LLC.