Fiction Fridays- An Announcement, Over 50 Years in the Making!

Fiction Fridays- An Announcement, Over 50 Years in the Making!

Harper Lee, one of the most well-known American authors of the 20th century has announced the publication of her second novel, Go Set a Watchman. After more than 50 years since the publication of the beloved classic, To Kill a Mockingbird, Lee's first manuscript was discovered.  After sharing with a group of trusted individuals, Ms. Lee has decided it is time to share her work with the world again. Go Set a Watchman was the first work Lee started in her early writing career.  After completing this work, she was advised to write a novel from…continue reading →
They’re Back…

They’re Back…

The library workshops are back at both campuses!  Join your JTCC librarians for the spring 2015 sessions dealing with research, resources, citation, new tools, technology, and so much more!  All workshops are held in the computer labs inside of the campus libraries.  All students are welcome to attend.  SDV 100 students can use workshops as an activity credit as well. Upcoming Workshops: Chester: Smart Searching: Databases 101 on 1/29/15 at 3:30 p.m. The Ugly "P" Word: Understanding and Avoiding Plagiarism on 2/2/15 at 5:30 p.m. Midlothian: Who Said That?  The Basics of APA…continue reading →
Happy New Year!

Happy New Year!

Happy New Year to our students, faculty, staff, and community members!  The JTCC libraries are now open for 2015! Please keep in mind that the libraries have reduced hours for this week: 1/5-1/8 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. 1/9 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. 1/10 CLOSED If you have any questions, please contact either campus library. 804-706-5195 or 804-594-1519continue reading →
Winter Break Hours

Winter Break Hours

The John Tyler Libraries will operate with reduced hours starting on Monday, December 22 and ending on Saturday, January 10, 2015. The following schedule applies to both campus libraries: Monday, 12/22 7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. Tuesday, 12/23 7:30 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. Midlothian Only- Tuesday, 12/23 8:00 a.m. - 12:00 p.m.  Wednesday, 12/24 - Sunday, 1/4 CLOSED Monday, 1/5 - Thursday, 1/8 7:30 a.m. - 7:00 p.m. Saturday, 1/10: CLOSED The JTCC Libraries will resume normal operating hours on Monday, January 12, 2015. Have a wonderful and safe winter break!continue reading →
Hurry, While Supplies Last! The Final Fall Library Workshops

Hurry, While Supplies Last! The Final Fall Library Workshops

Need a little extra help with resources before the final paper?  Wondering if you nailed APA or MLA formatting? Still looking for activity credits for SDV 100? Don't fear, the library workshops are here!  Both campus libraries have a handful of workshops remaining for the fall 2014 semester.  Check out the full schedule on the libraries' events page. Upcoming Workshops: Midlothian: Lights, Cameras, Action!  Popular Reading Trailers and Talks Wednesday, 12/3/ at 6:00 p.m. Research It Right: Using Library Databases Monday, 12/8 at 2:00 p.m. Who Said That?  Understand MLA and APA Citation…continue reading →