University of Connecticut

Learning Commons


The UConn Stamford Campus Library Learning Commons brings together Library Services, Technology Support and the Writing & Q Center in one space. Located on the first floor this collaborative effort gathers all resources and space for working on academic assignments to the 21st century.

Library Hours | Library Services|  Technology Support | Writing & Q Center | Make an ADVAPP Appointment


The Library Learning Commons offers:

• Computer Workstations • Library Circulation
• Printers (B&W, Color) • Collaboration Spaces & Study rooms
• Scanners • Research Assistance
• Research Databases • Comfortable furnishings
• The Source for Active Learning (Writing/Q Center) • Whiteboards
• Academic Software Programs • Library Equipment Loans
• Technology Support • Quiet Study Areas

Library Services

Stamford Library Staff

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One Card ID         Stamford Library        ask-a-librarian chat
Wireless Printing (B&W $.10cents | Color $.35cents)
Google Scholar (set and save preferences for University of Connecticut)  [Using Google Scholar]

Technology Support

 Hotline: 203-251-9599
Stamford Technology Services Group

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UITS (University ITS Help Center)

Printing & Photocopying:
(B&W $0.10 cents per page/ Color $0.35 cents per page).

Your UConn ID is Required (Husky One Card).

Cash not accepted. There are several ways you can add
Husky Bucks
to your account.

Wireless Printing for Students

Google Apps@UConn (UConn Gmail)
UConn Anyware 
remote access to university-licensed software for faculty and students
University ITS (UITS) Help Center PH: 860.486.4357 (HELP) | Email:
•  HuskyCT Next Generation (Help for Instructors: IRC and Students: DLC)
Free Scanning (from stand-alone scanner station & from our Photocopy machine)

University Policies


Writing & Q Center Support at Stamford 

is The Source for Active Learning (“The Source”)

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Note: Tutoring Services not available during Winter/Spring Intersessions and Summer Sessions.

  • Like Us on Facebook!  search “UConn Stamford Writing Center”
  • Follow us on Twitter: @uconnstamwc

The tutoring schedule will be announced at the beginning of the semester through the UConn Stamford student mailing list; make sure to check your UConn email for Writing Center updates. 

  • Walk-ins are welcome but scheduling a one-on-one appointment is encouraged.
  • Go to the ADVAPP website, at the drop down menu listing….
    • a) Select The Source (Stamford Writing Center & Q Center) from the drop-down menu list, and click “continue”
    • b) In the next screen, login with your UConn NetID
    • c) Following the instructions after you login, make your appointment (no more than two 30-minute appointments per day)
  • When you make an appointment online, you will receive an email confirmation. If you don’t know your NetID and password, you need to visit to find out and activate it.
  • Can’t make it in-person? Email your essay or assignment to our UConn Stamford Online Tutoring Program email address: View the Stamford Online Tutoring Program Guidelines here.
  • You can meet with your writing consultant for a 30-minute one-on-one session in the library.
  • You should bring the assignment sheet and instructions to your session, if coming for an assignment.
  • Need to cancel an appointment? Look for cancellation links and tutor contact information thru ADVAPP.
Schedule an Appointment thru ADVAPP and Select The Source (Stamford Writing Center & Q Center)from list.
Citation Guides & Management Tools (RefWorks, APA, MLA, etc)