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FILA 150 Class Guide: Welcome to BC!

Welcome to BC!

Hello and welcome to Bridgewater College! I am so excited to work with you and see what you do over the next four years! You are embarking on a new and exciting journey, and I am happy to help you in any way that I can along the way.

The Forrer Learning Commons is truly your one-stop shop for academic services. It's home to many different services, including Academic Tutoring, the Digital Scholarship Gurus, the Writing CenterCareer Services, and of course, Library Services. Don't forget to stop at Smitty's Cafe for a cup of coffee or a yummy snack while you're here.

As an introduction to the Forrer Learning Commons space, please take a tour of our beautiful facility by watching this short video:

If you haven't had the chance to visit yet, please make sure to come by. If you'd like a personalized tour with me (Taylor), feel free to email me at I'd be happy to show you around!

About Library Services

The library provides access to over 50,000 full-text journals, 26,000 e-books, and about 100 online databases which include thousands of streaming videos. We have a large collection of print books on the bottom floor of the FLC and a great reference collection on the main floor. The DVD collection and CD collection are browsable and available for check out.

During your time at Bridgewater, librarians are available to help you with:

Please know that this isn't everything that librarians are available to help you with. We're here to help you with any research need you have, so if it doesn't fall in this list, don't think you can't contact us. We're happy to help you with whatever your need is!

Important Library Links

Learning Services Librarian

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Taylor Baugher
Forrer Learning Commons
FLC 117
(540) 828-5415

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