Use the short video below and follow the steps to book an appointment using Navigate Student.
Don't have an appointment? Drop-in sessions are available in-person on all campuses.
Instructions to Book Tutoring Appointments:
Log in to Navigate Student
Select "Make Appointment"
Choose the service, campus, date and time you want the tutoring appointment to take place.
Submit request and review appointment details.
Be on time, provide the necessary course materials, and come with questions.
Phone: (305) 237-1142
Miami Dade College, North Campus
1380 NW 24th Ave.
Miami, FL 33167
Learning Commons, Room 2101
On-Campus and Remote Hours of Operation
Monday - Thursday: 7:30 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:30 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Saturday: 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.
What can a librarian help me with?
Librarians are available to assist with research needs and provide guidance on the use of research resources. Research and citation assistance can include:
Library Overview: basic overview of library resources
Topic Selection: narrowing down your research topic or help select a topic of interest to you
Finding Sources: navigate library databases, locate print and electronic books, identify useful websites.
Evaluating Sources: learn useful evaluation methods to verify information
Avoiding Plagiarism: correctly summarize, paraphrase, and quote sources using in-text citations.
MLA & APA Citation Styles: format your paper, create a works cited/ references page, correctly cite sources in-text.
How long is an appointment?
Appointments typically last 30 min to 1 hour. Students may need to schedule more than one appointment, depending on the level of assistance that is needed for their assignment.
Where do appointments take place?
Appointments are offered in-person and online. In-person appointments are conducted in the North campus library, building 2. Online appointments are conducted using Zoom. Specific room locations, Zoom links, and other appointment details are provided in the appointment confirmation email. Students should check their MDC student email for appointment details or visit their Navigate student page.
Can I make more than one appointment?
Students are allowed to make multiple appointments. Appointments can be scheduled ahead of time, throughout the semester.
Can I cancel or reschedule my appointment?
If you are unable to make your scheduled appointment, you may reschedule your appointment using Navigate. You may also call the circulation desk to notify us: (305) 237-1142.
If you are running late for your appointment, you may call or email the librarian you are meeting with to notify them. Contact information for the librarian you are meeting with is included in your confirmation email.
How do I prepare for my appointment?
Try to arrive at least 10 minutes prior to your scheduled appointment time. Have your assignment instructions or instructor feedback prepared for review. If you already have sources for a research assignment, gather all of your sources in one document to make them easier to find and review.