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Exam Cram Continues This Weekend!

Exam Cram continues all week – through the weekend!  Yes, we’ve got extended QUIET STUDY hours (and more!!!) for you this weekend!

  • Saturday, Dec. 7 10-9
  • Sunday, Dec. 8 10-9

Check out the Exam Cram Subject Guide!

December 2019 Exam Cram poster

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Exam Cram Craft Stress Reliever Tomorrow!

Join us for a FREE exam stress-relieving  Exam Cram event in GRCC ‘s Library & Learning Commons Lobby from 11 a.m to 1 p.m. Wed., Dec. 4.  This CraftSanity workshop, led by Jennifer Ackerman-Haywood, an adjunct journalism professor and handmade business lady, will teach attendees English paper piecing techniques to create patches, soft jewelry and full-sized quilts. While the workshop will not allow enough time to make a quilt, participants will each go home with a portable project to stitch on the go.
Quilt pieces 2
For more info on Exam Cram, see our Exam Cram Subject Guide!

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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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