Faculty will be able to identify campus based learning support services including library services, explain how to access college wide learning support services, develop strategies to increase student awareness and participation in learning support services, create a plan/activity to integrate learning support services into their classroom to improve student learning, and recognize how learning support resources connect to LifeMap.
Location: Building 6 - Library
Valencia College West
1800 S. Kirkman Rd.
Orlando, FL 32811
Michael Winters, Manager Learning Technology, 407-582-1329
Access to the Library Search Box in Atlas 2.0 for faculty and students is under the Courses Tab then in the right column.
How do learning support resources connect to LifeMap?
For students, LifeMap links all of the components of Valencia (faculty, staff, courses, technology, programs, services) into a personal itinerary to help students succeed in their college experience.
Under the Valencia Essential Competency of an Educator: LifeMap, Valencia educators will design learning opportunities that promote student life skills development while enhancing discipline learning. Through intentional inclusion of growth-promoting strategies, faculty will facilitate the students' gradual assumption of responsibility for making informed decisions and formulating and executing their educational, career, and life plans.
In demonstration of this Essential Competency, the faculty member will:
Library hours will vary from campus to campus. Hours are posted on the library website for each location.
Hours will vary during summer and between semesters. Library staff are available during library operating hours.
There's a lot you can do from home. Log in to Atlas and under Courses tab, choose Library to:
Find articles in databases.
Search the catalog for e-books.
Place requests to borrow items.
Use tutorials on writing a paper or citation.
For help after hours you can Ask A Librarian through live chat, e-mail, or text.