Learning Commons opens first day of classes

PPCC has merged Library Services, Technology Services, and Tutoring Services in centralized locations at each of the campuses to allow for increased efficiency and effectiveness in partnering with students to develop success strategies for lifelong learning.

Mission

The mission of our Learning Commons is to promote student persistence by reinforcing the importance of supplemental support, collaborative inquiry, and independent learning. Students, faculty, and staff are encouraged to take advantage of the free academic resources offered in Learning Commons.

Services for Students

  • Movable furniture to accommodate individuals or study groups
  • Self-reserve study rooms
  • Library Services, such as reference and resource assistance
  • Tutoring Services in the academic areas of math, writing, science, and other academic disciplines
  • Technology Assistance with D2L, personal, and borrowed devices
  • Academic Coaching
  • Pre-Placement Test Assistance and Online Academic Support
  • Learning Strategy Workshops such as Reading Efficiency, Time Management, Note-taking, Test-Taking, and more!

Services for faculty and staff

  • Faculty and Staff Research Assistance
  • Course Reserves for books, articles, and artifacts
  • Interlibrary and Inter-Campus Book Loan
  • Instructional Services; scheduled class or group presentations
  • Technology Assistance

Get the Learning Commons App

Easily request tutoring help from where you are in the PPCC Learning Commons. Simply make a request from your device and your tutor will arrive later to help you!

Mockup-Generated-by-Dunnnk.jpg

Getting Help in the Learning Commons

Using the new Learning Commons app is the easiest way to request help from wherever you are in the space.

If you don't want to use the app you can use any of kiosks, or visit the information desk and we will connect you with the assistance you need.

Learning Commons Hours & Locations:

Centennial Campus
(CC)

 Room A-200
 Maps & Directions
 719.502.2400

Rampart Range Campus (RRC)

 Room N-201
 Maps & Directions
 719.502.2400

Downtown Studio Campus (DTSC)

 Room N-204
 Maps & Directions
 719.502.2400

Day Library Services Tutoring Services
Mon. - Thur 7:30a-8:00p 9:00a-7:00p
Fri. 7:30a-5:00p 9:00a-5:00p
Sat. 9:00a-2:00p 9:00a-2:00p
Sun. Closed 10:00a-3:00p (DTC Only)

* Library services/research assistance will be available at the DTC on Tuesday & Wednesday

Contact us:

Can't find what you're looking for? Have feedback for the Learning Commons? Let us know.