Wednesday, September 30, 2015

Did you know...

...that the BSC community can borrow equipment from the library? We've got all kinds of different things! Netbooks & iPads for keeping up with your school work (very popular with those traveling for athletic events), HD video cameras & SD cards, media projectors & screens for dorm events or presentations, we even have a few external DVD drives!

All our equipment is available for students to check out for 3 days at a time (faculty & staff get 7 days). A full list of everything available can be found on the library's website. Our library staff is always happy to answer any questions you may have, so feel free to call (205-226-4740) or email us (!

Tuesday, September 22, 2015

NYTimes Group Pass for the BSC community

The Student Government Association has partnered with the BSC Library to bring you free online access to the New York Times!  The NYTimes Group Pass provides all BSC students, faculty and staff full access to and NYTimes mobile apps for smart phones.

To activate your Pass for free access to

1. You must be physically on campus and connected to the BSC network through a wired computer to activate the pass.  You cannot activate this pass from off campus or through a wireless connection. (After your pass has been activated, you can access from any network or location.)

3. Click on REGISTER and create a account using your BSC email address, or log in to your existing account

That's it! Now you can read the NYTimes anytime, anywhere.

For more information:
Many thanks to the SGA!

Tuesday, September 15, 2015

Tutoring Services from the Academic Resource Center

It's never too early in the semester to benefit from one of BSC's free peer tutoring sessions!

To make an appointment for a one-on-one tutoring session, click here.

Don't have an appointment? Stop by the library during the drop in hours listed below. All subject tutoring except for Music Theory takes place on the ground floor of the library.

Accounting Thursday 11am-Noon Seminar F
Friday 11am-Noon Seminar F
Biology Monday 7-9pm Seminar G
Tuesday 11am-Noon Seminar G
Wednesday 7-9pm Seminar G
Thursday 11am-Noon Seminar E
Chemistry Sunday 7-9pm Seminar G
Tuesday 11am-Noon Seminar G
Tuesday 8-10pm Seminar G
Thursday 11am-Noon Seminar G
Thursday 7-9pm Seminar G
Chinese Wednesday 7-9pm Seminar F
Economics Wednesday 7-9pm Seminar E
Finance Tuesday 11am-Noon Seminar E
Music Theory Monday 7-9pm Hill Music Room
Physics Monday 7-9pm Electronic Classroom
Tuesday 11am-Noon Electronic Classroom
Thursday 7-9pm Electronic Classroom
Psychology Sunday 4-7pm Seminar F
Spanish Monday 6:30-9pm Seminar F

Questions? Contact Stacey Thornberry at or 226-4750. 

Don't forget to visit the Writing Center and the Math Lab! Both have drop in tutoring times. Writing Center appointments can be made by emailing Dr. Lucas Johnson at