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Learning Remotely: A Guide for MHC Students

Welcome!

This guide provides resources to support your library and technology needs at MHC while in an online learning environment amidst COVID-19. Use the menu on the left to learn more about online options for books, journalsresearch help, software, and other materials.

For additional non-LITS related assistance, see these Academic Support Resources for Students from the Dean of Faculty's office. 

Visit the LITS page for information on returning library materials.

This guide is being updated regularly. We will continue to add content as more information is available. If you have suggestions, click on "Feedback on this Guide" to the left and fill out the brief form there. 

Preparing to Learn Remotely

Ensure you have access to a desktop or laptop computer, a webcam and a microphone (these may be built into your machine), and stable Internet service at home, or wherever you are most likely to be. Click on the Technology menu on the left for more details.

We recommend adding the Moodle mobile app to your personal devices for quick access.

Stay Safe Online

As we transition to online teaching, learning and remote work, it is more important than ever to be mindful of online threats posed by scammers and bad actors seeking to further disrupt our efforts. LITS asks that you remain vigilant in the coming weeks and utilize our resources to stay safe online: 

  • Fortify the security of your Zoom meetings and prevent uninvited guests from disrupting your calls with our Zoom Security Recommendations

  • Learn how to avoid phishing attempts and report suspicious emails in the Phish Bowl

Library Services & Hours

The library building is currently closed, however, LITS staff are working remotely to support you! Please see our hours page for details about how to access LITS services remotely. 

MHC Accessibility Barriers Form