Wednesday, August 20, 2014

You Can Learn Anything

Khan Academy is on a mission to unlock the world's potential. Most people think their intelligence is fixed. The science says it’s not. It starts with knowing you can learn anything.

Monday, August 18, 2014

Request a Textbook for our Textbook Reserves

Hey, do you know about Textbook Reserves in the Library? Current textbooks are available for 3hr. checkouts (that's so that a lot of students can use the textbook in a single day.) If you don't find your textbook on the shelves, you can REQUEST that the Library buy a copy and put it on the Reserve shelves. Stop by the Reference Desk and pick up a request form. Deadline for submission is Wed., August 27.

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: http://n.pr/Qwu7ht

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 http://www.vox.com/ or http://newsbound.com/

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!