The Learning Resources group at Virginia Western is comprised of five departments with the goal of promoting increased student success through the application of technology, training and services that foster and strengthen effective teaching and learning throughout the college. We strive to deliver the most effective resources for teaching and learning to our students, faculty and staff through a comprehensive set of services including testing, learning assistance/tutoring, library services, electronic learning, instructional design and educational technology with a steadfast dedication to outstanding customer service. The Learning Resources group is committed to continuously improving these resources by introducing and supporting the latest innovations in education to our campus community.
The Academic Link's purpose is to connect students to academic success by providing the tutoring support that fosters the acquisition of the critical learning skills that make students better learners.
The library is responsible for advancing the educational goals of the students enrolled at Virginia Western Community College by providing access to learning resources and by helping students develop their information-seeking skills. The library provides books, periodicals, and other informational materials needed by students to fulfill the reading and research requirements of the College's course offerings.
Brown Library's mission is
The mission of the Department of eLearning and Instructional Technology (eLIT) is to support and empower faculty, staff, and students in their use of instructional strategies and technologies that promote effective learning outcomes in online, hybrid, and technology-enhanced learning environments.
Our goals are to:
The Media Geeks provide instructional technology services for the Virginia Western campus community including the following:
The Testing Center administers the Virginia Placement Test (VPT) for English & math, as well as proctored exams for all asynchronous distance learning courses. As a service to the community, the Center also administers proctored tests and special tests.
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Learning Link Commons (Main Floor - Brown Library)
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