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Laptops for Learners
Penny G. Sermons
Beaufort County Community College provides and supports adequate
library collections and other learning/information resources to sustain
the degrees offered and to meet the needs of all its educational,
research and public service programs. The purpose of the Learning
Resources Center is to enrich the teaching/learning process of the
College and the community by providing instructional support, resources,
and equipment in Media/Graphics, Audiovisual, Distance Learning, and the
The LRC is located in Building 5; the library is on the upper level
and the media/graphics and audiovisual (AV) areas are located on the
lower level of the building. The library is 11,927 square feet, contains
one computer lab, 3 study rooms, offices, and 2 workrooms. The library
is open 67 hours per week during the fall and spring semesters and 49
hours per week during the summer (hours).
- To provide an organized and accessible collection.
- To meet instructional and individual needs of students,
staff, faculty, and community.
- To ensure that all patrons (students, faculty, staff, and
community) have access to a broad range of learning resources in varied formats.
- To meet the needs of a population with diverse learning
styles and abilities.
Distance Learning Goals
educational opportunities more flexible.
student access by making courses easily available.
student access by making courses available in alternative formats.
independence in student learning.
- Meeting the needs
o local employees.
- Reduce college
per student cost.