Q. What is the Learning Resources Center?
The Stearns Learning Resources Center (LRC) at the Ocala Campus is located in Building 3 and houses both the Library and the Learning Support Center. The LRC offers Wi-Fi access, computers, charging stations, a printing station, and a comfortable lounge area.
Q. When is the LRC open?
Regular fall and spring term hours are: Monday-Thursday: 7:30 a.m.-9 p.m., Friday: 7:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m., Saturday: 10 a.m.-5 p.m.
Q. What resources are available to me at the Library?
The library collection includes more than 76,000 print books, 90 serial subscriptions (magazines, journals, newspapers), over 6,000 DVDs and other A/V materials, tens of thousands of streaming videos, 100 databases with access to millions of articles (including full-text), and access to more than 40,000 eBooks.
Q. How many books and DVDs can I check out, and for how long?
With a student ID, you can check out up to 20 books, 5 per subject area, for three weeks. Two DVDs can be checked out, at a time, for 7 days.
Q. What can I do at the Learning Support Center?
The Learning Support Center (Rm 101) offers tutoring (face-to-face and online) in nearly every subject taught at CF. The Writing Center helps with research papers and citations. Writing Center workshops are offered throughout the semester to help you write an excellent paper. Computers are available with Microsoft Office programs, Canvas, and internet access.
Q. Can I print at the LRC?
Yes. Printing is available at the print station located in the Learning Support Center (Rm 101), for which you pay 10 cents per page. You will need to make an initial purchase of a copy card with a $1 bill and can add more money to the card as needed.
Q. Can I use my own computer at the LRC?
Yes. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout the building. If you want to print, please save your work to a flash drive.
Q. How do I access full-text electronic resources from home?
Library Search (the library's online catalog) gives you access to all electronic holdings from any internet connected computer as long as you are logged into your MyCF account. Once you are logged in to your myCF account, click on Library in the Quick Links box at left. For help logging into your MyCF account please click here or visit https://mycf.cf.edu/ICS/Help/
Q. Where can I get more information about the library?
For general library information and services visit the library's website. To contact a librarian or to begin your search connect with the online catalog. For tutoring or writing inquiries, please contact the Learning Support Center at 352-237-2111 ext. 1246.
Q. Where can I get tutoring help?
CF provides tutoring assistance to its students through the Writing Center, the CF Math Lab, and the Learning Support Center. Click HERE to learn more about each service.
Q. What can I do on my web portal?
Currently, you can register for classes, change your name and address, check the status of your financial aid, check if you have any missing financial aid documents, check your grades, run a degree audit, print unofficial transcripts, pay for courses, print a copy of your schedule, and check your fees.
Q. What is my web portal user ID and password?
To access your web portal, enter your CF ID as you User ID. Depending on when you enrolled at CF, your default password is either the month and day of birth (mmdd) format or the password you created as part of your application. If you do not know your CF ID number, you can retrieve it here: https://register.cf.edu:9040/cgi-bin/public/ssntocxid.cgi
Q. Who can I call with E-Learning and Canvas questions?
If you are having problems with your Canvas online course, please contact the E-Learning Help Desk at 352-854-2322 ext. 1317 or firstname.lastname@example.org
Q. Who can I talk to about MyCF issues?
If you are having a problem logging in, call Computer Services at 854-2322 ext. 1378.