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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| UConn Stamford Student Resources


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
Library Catalog   
(Books, eBooks, journal articles, DVDs)
UConn WorldCat – Find Books & Media
• Off-Campus Access Help
• UConn RefWorks
(citation management software)
• 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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  (technology assistance ticketing system)
One Card Office  add money to your UConn ID (Husky One Card). Cash not accepted.

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

Free Scanning (from stand-alone scanner stations & from our photocopy machine)

Wireless Printing for Students  
  (B&W $.10cents |  Color $.35cents)

Wireless Access for Students
   (UConn-Secure Network)
• HuskyCT (Help for Instructors: IRC and Students: DLC)
UConn ITS Help Center 
860.486.4357 (HELP) | Email:
• Remote Access/Remote Desktop
• UConn Anyware
 (remote access to university-licensed software)
(available software for students, faculty and staff)
• University Policies
 Information Security Policy Manual

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, and from the drop down menu at the very bottom of the list…
    • a) Select The Source (Stamford Writing Center & Q Center) from the drop-down menu listing, 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)
    • d) 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
 Select The Source (Stamford Writing Center & Q Center)from the drop down menu
Citation Guides & Management Tools
 (RefWorks, APA, MLA, etc)