Whittington W. Clement Learning Resources Center

   Mission and Goals

 

Vision Statement

 

The Whittington W. Clement Learning Resources Center will be the provider of choice for learning resources and services for the College community.

 

Mission Statement 

 

The Whittington W. Clement Learning Resources Center will support the mission of Danville Community College by providing services and learning resources for the educational and workforce training programs and services of the College.

 

Goals:

 

  1. To promote awareness and use of information and instructional resources by students, faculty and the community. 
     

  2. To stimulate innovation and learning by providing services, equipment, and facilities that meet the instructional needs of the educational and workforce training programs of the College. 
     

  3. To acquire, organize, maintain, and promote the use of a well-planned collection of information and learning resources materials and supportive equipment.
     

  4. To develop special collections that will preserve and document the development of Danville Community College and reflect the art and culture of the region.
     

  5. To provide a comprehensive learning assistance program by providing quality supplemental instruction and tutoring services, testing services, and ready access to computer applications.
     

  6. To strengthen access to quality credit and non-credit educational programs and instruction through a comprehensive distributed learning program.
     

  7. To enhance instruction by collaborating with the faculty and staff in the design and development of curriculum materials used in both distributed learning and traditional on-campus courses.
     

  8. To strengthen and promote the College’s presence on the World Wide Web.

  9. To provide a qualified staff that is concerned and involved in serving the needs of the students, faculty, and the community.
     

  10. To engage in appropriate inter-agency activities for the purpose of cooperative sharing of resources and services.

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    Program Outcomes:

     

    Mary M. Barksdale Library

    • Promote the knowledge of and use of information and instructional resources by students, faculty and the College community.

    • Acquire, organize, maintain, and promote the use of a well-planned collection of library and information resources and supporting technology.

    • Develop special collections that will preserve and document the development of Danville Community College and enhance the College experience.

    Learning Assistance Center

    • Provide proctored make-up testing services in support of the College's instructional programs.

    • Provide proctored testing services for distance leaning courses.

    • Provide access for students to computer technology and software applications.

     Tutoring Center

    • Recruit peer and professional tutors in support of the College's instructional programs.

    • Provide pre-service and ongoing training for peer and professional tutors in support of the College's instructional programs.

    • Provide peer tutoring services in support of the College's instructional programs.

    • Provide professional tutoring services in support of the College's instructional programs.

    • Provide supplemental learning assistance for DCC students regardless of location.

    Audiovisual Services

    • Provide instructional technology in support of the College's educational programs and activities.

    • Provide training for the faculty and staff in the use of instructional technology in support of the Colleges educational programs and activities.

    • Maintain and distribute to faculty and staff an inventory of the College's multimedia technology.

    Teaching, Learning, Technology Center

    • Provide training for the faculty and staff in the use of instructional technology and software.

    • Collaborate with the faculty and staff in the design and development of curriculum materials used in both distributed learning and traditional on-campus courses.

    • Strengthen access to quality educational programs and instruction through a comprehensive distributed learning program.

    • Strengthen and promote the College’s presence on the World Wide Web

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