Wednesday, June 25, 2014

Research Help for a Summer Course

Have a research paper to write for a summer course? A librarian can help! There's a librarian sitting at the Library's Reference Desk every hour that the library is open, just waiting to help you out. Stop on by.

Friday, May 30, 2014

Finals Are Almost Over--Summer School is Coming!

Finals are almost over--may the odds be ever in your favor! The Library will be open on June 2 from 8am-9pm. It will be closed from June 3 to June 8, and re-open June 9 for summer school. Our summer school hours are 8am-5pm Monday-Thursday.

Monday, May 12, 2014

Wondering Which University to Transfer to After Grossmont College?

There's a recent Gallup poll showing that prestigious colleges may not make you happier in life or work. The poll says that you want to focus on three aspects: cost of attendance, great teaching, and deep learning. Say, that sounds like Grossmont College! You made the right decision to attend Grossmont. Now, if you are making a decision on which university to transfer to, read this article:

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Explainer News

Understand the news. What? Normal news: This is what happened today. Explainer news: This is why what happened matters. Explainer news can help you write a better paper, because you understand the issues involved in a news story. Try or

Friday, April 25, 2014

Research paper due soon?

Tick-tock-tick-tock. Is time running out on getting started on your research paper? Come to the Reference Desk on the 1st floor of the library. The librarians will help you get some background information about your topic and point you to some credible resources. You can also use our 24/7 online chat service to get some help. Let us help you get the ball rolling!

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Group Study Rooms in the Library

Need a group study room? The Library has them! There are group study rooms on the 1st floor of the library--those are first-come-first-served. Check those out at the Circulation Desk. You can reserve for a particular day and time group study rooms located on the 2nd floor of the library . Contact the Media Desk to reserve those. Some study rooms have PCs and TVs in them. You can also check out a laptop or a voice recorder from the Media Desk. There's even a single-person study room, for distraction-free studying.

Monday, March 31, 2014

"Library Research Made Easy" workshop on 4/2/14 at 2:30pm

On Wed, April 2 at 2:30, the Library is offering a free 1 hr. workshop. If you have a paper to write, save yourself some grief by learning a few tips on finding credible resources. You'll impress your instructors. You don't need to register, just show up in the Library Instruction Lab (70-267) this Wednesday at 2:30pm.