Library

The Library will be closed Tuesday, October 10!

Fall Semester Hours

7:30 a.m. – 8:00 p.m. Monday – Thursday and 7:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Friday

When there are no classes in session, the Library operates on an 8:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. schedule.  The Library is not open Saturday or Sunday.  Any change in hours will be updated on our website.

The Student Success Workshop schedule for October is below:

Workshop Title:  Research?  How Do I Begin?     Day/Date:  Thursday, October 5     Time:  12 noon – 12:50 PM     Presenter:  Nancy Daniel     Location:  LRC-111–This room is inside the Library/ASC.  Workshop Description:  Your instructor has given you an assignment of writing a research paper and you aren’t really sure how to get started.  Nancy will guide you through NCLive, how to figure out if a website is valid, current, and appropriate for your research project or paper.  Evaluating websites can be tricky–come learn the tricks!

Workshop Title:  The Lowdown on Research Papers     Day/Date:  Wednesday, October 11     Time:  12 noon – 12:50 PM     Presenter:  Janice Brewington     Location:  LRC-111–This room is inside the Library/ASC.  Workshop Description:  Hearing an instructor say the dreaded words “Research Paper” can strike fear into the heart of any student.  This workshop will explore some basic components of research writing as well as some suggestions to help you feel more at ease about long-term projects that involve research writing including how to site your sources.

Workshop Title:  Transfer Student Success     Day/Date:  Thursday, October 19     Time:  12:30 – 1:20 PM     Presenter:  Kimberly Vegter     Location:  LRC-111–This room is inside the Library/ASC.  Workshop Description:  Do you have questions about the transfer process?  What will transfer?  Where can I find a transfer plan?  What are the advantages of transferring with an AA or AS?  Are you having difficulty choosing the right college for you?  Kimberly will guide you through the process!

Workshop Title:  Finding a Career That Fits     Day/Date:  Thursday, October 26     Time:  12:30 – 1:20 PM     Presenter:  Vicki Holder     Location:  LRC-111–This room is inside the Library/ASC.  Workshop Description:  Finding a Career That Fits:  How Unlocking the Secrets of Your Personality is Key to the Career You’ve Been Hoping For–In this session, we’ll discuss the Meyers-Briggs Type Indicator and provide an opportunity for you to complete the assessment.

 

CONTACT INFO: (828) 448-6195 • library@wpcc.edu

 

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