Category Archives: Staff Favorites

Learning Center Open House – Your Invitation

The Learning Center Open House  is next week Tuesday, November 19 – from 11:30 – 1:30.  Visit each Learning Center (LRC) Learning Center Open House 2019 posterbuilding partner and find out what services we offer while enjoying a moveable feast / aka FREE lunch!

  • Library & Learning Commons
  • Academic Support & Tutoring Services
  • Media Technologies
  • Office of Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion

Word on the street is that we’ll have traditional and vegetarian chili, meatballs, vegetable trays with dips and hummus, fruit, sweet treats, popcorn  – and beverages at each location. Get your passport stamped at all locations to be eligible for prizes!

We are so pleased that the GRCC Guitar Ensemble will be playing for us again this year; they’re great! We hope to see you Tuesday the 19th!

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Mark Your Calendar for the Learning Center Open House

Please plan to attend the 4th Annual Learning Center Open House – Tuesday, November 19 – from 11:30 – 1:30!  More to come!


Learning Center Open House 2019 poster

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What Journals Do We Have in……?

eJournal PortalGRCC’s eJournal Portal provides access to always up-to-date lists of periodicals (journals, magazines, newspapers, newsletters, etc.) licensed for your use.  From the Library’s homepage, select [eJournal Portal] and limit your results to Journals only. Select the broad Subject you’re looking for – and drill down to select the more specific subcategory. For example, when seeking a list of  Nursing journals, choose [Health & Biological Sciences] and select the Nursing subcategory to discover 1059 links to eJournals!

eJournal Nursing subcategory

Click through to the periodical of interest. If you’re on wi-fi or off-campus, you may be prompted for your last name and 7-digit Raider number.

[eJournal Portal] is great for browsing, but if you need to do a real literature search, be sure to use a database suggested on the appropriate [Subject Guide].

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go see gr!

go see gr! logoDid you know that you can visit many local cultural and leisure venues for free?  go see gr! is available to all current GRCC students and employees. Use your RaiderCard to experience Grand Rapids Museums and John Ball Zoo at no cost. The cost of student admission is sponsored by the Campus Activity Fee.  Staff Development is proud to sponsor and fund the cost go see gr! for employees. For more on Grand Rapids, see the Grand Rapids Subject Guide.

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Cope Invisible Keys Poetry Event on GRCC’s YouTube

If you missed David Cope’s Poetry Reading  Invisible Keys: New and Selected Poems,. it is now available in streaming video on GRCC’s YouTube Channel!  Thank you Media  Technologies!

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