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SLS 1505: College Survival Skills: Home


This guide will help you to use the resources and services provided by Miami Dade College - North Campus Library.  If you have any questions, suggestions, or concerns please contact a librarian @ 305-237-1142 or 305-237-1183. 

Learning Resources Services

  • Books, DVDs and magazines
  • Desktop computers
  • Laptops - in house use 
  • Surface Pro: tablet with keyboard - in house use
  • Some  text books - in house use  
  • Study rooms - schedule online or check at service desk  
  • Dry erase markers and erasers
  • Printer ~ Copier ~ Scanner ~Fax 
  • Headphones   
  • Tutors: Biology - Business - Chemistry - ENTEC - Math - Reading - Writing

Adjustment to College

Pursuing a college education requires adjustment on the part of all students, though the type and degree of adjustment experienced by each student will vary depending on background, experience, and prior schooling.  Read More.

Researching, Reading, and Writing (11:58)

Faced with a mountain of research to conduct, reading to do, and papers to write, students must work both efficiently and shrewdly. This three-section program tells how to identify and cite reliable online and offline sources of information, carve textbook chapters into manageable chunks, and outline and revise papers—all elements that are essential to getting the job done well.  View Video.

Library Hours & Phone Nmber

Monday - Thursday  7:30 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.

Friday                     7:30 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.

Saturday                8:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.

Phone                    305-237-1142