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Library & Learning Center Services During COVID-19 Shelter-in-Place: Home

Our doors may be closed but the L & LC has many ways to help you with your assignments


Get Help with Research

Librarians are ready to help you with your research. See all the ways we can help:

Work with a Librarian

Connect with us, ask questions, or schedule an online appointment using our Ask a Librarian service

Monday-Thursday, 9:00 am – 7:00 pm

Friday, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm 

Find the Sources You Need
  • All of our research databases are available online and off-campus. All our databases are free for you to use. You'll be asked to sign in using your student ID # (without the W) and your six-digit birth date (MMDDYY)
  • You also have online access to tens of thousands of eBooks.
Learn From Your Librarians
  • We have hundreds of research guides that are designed around a specific class, assignment, or useful research skill.
  • Need help formatting your paper or citing your sources? Check out our Learn to Cite guide.
  • We have our own YouTube channel of How-To Videos.


Tutoring & Writing Center

Our tutors and Learning Center staff are also available to help you with your assignments remotely. 

All you need to do is email or call to schedule an appointment.

Because same-day appointments are not available, please plan ahead when you schedule your appointment. 

For Math or Science appointments email: 

Miguel Trejo ( or 

Daniel Garcia (

You can also call us at (209) 575-6676

 For Writing Center appointments email:

Jakki Jordan (,

Sara Kottinger (, or

Natasha Sligar (

You can also call us at (209) 575-6346

Unfortunately, Drop-In Math Tutoring Is unavailable during the COVID-19 emergency, but they'll be back as soon as the campus is open we're operational again.


NetTutor is an online tutoring platform available to all Modesto Junior College students.

You'll find NetTutor in the course navigation menu of your Canvas courses. (Note: If you don't see it in one course, check another one or ask your teacher).

The subjects include Accounting, Administration of Justice, Anatomy and Physiology, Anthropology, Astronomy, Biology, Business, Chemistry, Child Development, Communications and Speech, Computer Science and IT, Economics, English Literature, Finance, French, FYE & College Student Success, Geology, German, History, Italian, Logic, Math (Algebra, Basic Math, Pre-Calculus and above, Statistics, Probability, and Math in Spanish), Music, Nursing and Health, Philosophy, Physics, Political Science, Psychology, Sociology, Spanish, and Writing.

You can meet with a live tutor online, drop off a paper and get feedback from a writing tutor, or drop off a question.