Academic Support for Students

Library Resources and Services

Both Michener and Skinner Libraries offer a wide range of services. Information and links to relevant forms for a number of services are available through the web site,, including the following:

  • Services offered at the Circulation Desk
  • Interlibrary Loan services
  • Computing & Studying in Michener Library
  • Equipment and services available for people with disabilities, including retrieval of library materials
  • Circulation and other services of particular interest to graduate students, as well as links to important research resources

The Writing Center

The Writing Center serves all enrolled students, faculty, and staff at the University of Northern Colorado.  The mission of the Writing Center is to foster confidence, growth, and self-sufficiency in the writer.  Tutors do not edit but instead teach clients how to revise their own work.  Tutors work with all types of writing and with writers from all levels and abilities.  Clients benefit from collaborating with knowledgeable, friendly tutors in a positive atmosphere.
Clients can make appointments:
In person:  Ross Hall, Room 1230
By phone:  (970) 351-2056

Writing center services:

  • Free, confidential tutoring on an appointment-only basis
  • Tutoring assistance for all writing from essays to scholarship letters to doctoral dissertations
  • Help with all stages of the writing process
  • Help with understanding and using documentation styles
  • Useful handouts covering almost every writing concern from punctuation to documentation
  • Help for those writing in English as an additional language