The Learning Resources Center (LRC) is the gateway to the world of information. Located in Building 4, the LRC supports academic success by creating an atmosphere of dynamic learning for students, faculty, staff, and community learners. The LRC provides study space, access to research resources, both in-print and on-line. Tutoring and a computer lab with printing is available. KCC students have access to the SAGE Library System, a consortium of over 75 libraries in Eastern Oregon including Eastern Oregon University, Treasure Valley Community College, Blue Mountain Community College and Columbia Gorge Community College. Almost all of the LRC’s resources can be accessed from off-campus.
Print & Electronic Resources
The LRC print and electronic materials collection is developed to support students’ academic needs and the college curriculum. The collection includes books, videos, streaming media, and several academic research databases including EBSCOhost and Gale-Cengage which provide full-text access to thousands of journals, magazines, and newspapers across the disciplines. The SAGE consortium allows for inter-library loans, making the materials at over 75 libraries available for your use.
A valid KCC ID card with a Library barcode is necessary to check out library materials. Please see the LRC Help Desk for assistance.
The LRC has computers equipped with several integrated office software packages that are available for student use.
Students have free 24/7 access to online chat, text and e-mail reference assistance through L-Net. Available at: www.oregonlibraries.net.
KCC staff offers tutoring in a variety of subjects to support student success.
- Drop-in tutoring
- Individual and group appointments with a tutor
- Targeted study sessions with a tutor
- Open computer labs with a tutor
- Tutor assistance is available in selected classes and labs
Other resources: Students are encouraged to obtain a Klamath County Library card in order to have access to all the print and electronic resources available in the Klamath County Library System. Students can obtain an Oregon Institute of Technology Library borrowers card for $20 dollars a year and borrow materials from the OIT library. Students have in-house access to the OIT’s campus print collection at no charge. An OIT borrower’s card is required for borrowing OIT materials.
Hours: Refer to the KCC website. Hours may vary.
For more information Please visit the LRC or call 541-880-2206.