I Have a Paper Due. Help!

College classes will inevitably lead to the deadline for a paper of some kind--whether personal essay, literary analysis, argumentative research paper. Getting that assignment can sometimes be overwhelming. Where do you start? Where do you go when you run into a roadblock? As always, the Library is here to help you know your resources! Need help researching? The Library has all sorts of resources for you. Databases - search for authoritative articles & up-to-date information on many different subjects 24/7 Live Chat help - chat with library staff from Tyler or one of our…continue reading →

JTCC Reads Campaign 2020: Pick Our Spring ’21 Read!

Starting in the spring of 2021, the Center for Teaching & Learning and the Tyler Libraries will launch JTCC Reads, a college-wide read of a single book to spark discussions with one another.  This program is designed to create deeper connections within the Tyler community.  We hope to inspire conversations and deeper reflection from the book's topics, ideas, and experiences to better our commitment to student success, equity, and inclusion.  These discussions will also enable us to expand our vision and become more knowledgeable about our students and our colleagues. Before we launch…continue reading →

Contactless Tech & Book Loans: Prepare for Fall 2020 Now!

Did you know you can request books & technology and pick them up in a convenient, contactless way? Technology When? Monday-Friday until 30 minutes before closing (see latest Library Hours here) How? Request a device here and agree to the User Agreement. After receiving an e-mail from the library, come at your appointment time, check in verbally with staff, and pick up your device. Wearing a face mask is required as per College policy. Requests left after 1 day will be cancelled. Where? Midlothian pick-ups: Midlo Library, Hamel Hall 202 Chester pick-ups: Chester Library, Moyar 216   Books…continue reading →

Now Hiring! Apply for Jobs On-Campus

Are you a John Tyler student looking for a job? Apply for an on-campus job. Below are the descriptions written by each department seeking student workers. Library Student Worker: "Tyler Libraries are hiring student workers to join our team in the Fall semester! We are seeking detail-oriented, motivated individuals who are passionate about serving their fellow students in creative ways. No library experience is required, but you must be enrolled in at least one class for the Fall semester to be considered. Apply here. We will be conducting interviews via Zoom in the…continue reading →

Curiosity Crew – Join the Conversation

Are you tired of talking to the same people day in and day out? Are you interested in what’s going on in the world? Do you have opinions and want to discuss them? Then JTCC Libraries has the group for you! The Curiosity Crew is a group that meets every other week to discuss a variety of topics such as current events, psychology, biology, and technology. Each meeting revolves around a specific article or video, as well as supplemental materials. Our goal is to facilitate insightful and respectful discussion among peers where we…continue reading →