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41 at www.lee.edu/library/about/policies/laup.html/ and applies to all users. Study rooms may be used by individ- uals or small groups. Some are available on a first come, first served basis; others have time and group size limitations. For students taking online learning courses, the library is here for you as well. In addition to thousands of e-books and e-journals, we also offer online tutorials as well as phone, e-mail and chat services. Take a look in your course list in WebCT or BlackBoard and you will see a Library Re- sources "course" built with you in mind. For more informa- tion, go the the "Online Learners" webpage at www.lee.edu/library/services/disted/. Library hours are posted on the front door and on the li- brary's website www.lee.edut/library/. For more information call the library at 281.425.6584. Instructional Labs Learning Resource Center for Allied Health and Nursing In addition to the Allied Health and Nursing materials con- tained in the Library, other materials are housed in the Learning Resource Center for Allied Health and Nursing. This Center is located in the east wing of the McNulty Haddick Complex. A full-time lab manager and student assistants are available to assist students with learning resources. Hours are posted according to semester class schedules. Mathematics Lab The Mathematics Lab, located in Bonner Hall 113, is open to all students whether they need a math question answered, access to a personal computer, or are completing assign- ments for computer assisted math courses. Staffed by math professionals and peer tutors, the lab also provides audio/ videotapes, players, and a mathematics library. Hours are posted each term. Reading Lab/Writing Center The Reading Lab/Writing Center, located in Bonner Hall 225, is open to all students with priority given to those who have required lab assignments. On a space-available basis, per- sonal computers are available for word processing. Pro- grammed instruction/tutorials include vocabulary, comprehensive reading speed, study skills, and word pro- cessing. Staffed by instructors, paraprofessionals, and stu- dents, the Reading Lab/Writing Center offers individual tutoring and provides writing and grammar materials. Hours are posted each term. Pending continuation of funding by the federal government, Project LeeWay is offered twice each year, preceding fall and spring semesters. Special Populations Office The Special Populations Office serves students with eco- nomic barriers to success. Pending continuation of federal funding, the office assists eligible technical students with childcare assistance, a small lending library of technical text- books, emergency transportation assistance, a small food bank, referrals to community resources, and Project LeeWay. Student Health Lee College does not provide a health center or campus based medical care for its students. Students are strongly en- couraged to obtain their own health insurance coverage. The College does provide emergency (red) telephones and instructions in the hallways of each campus building and first aid boxes in the instructional laboratories where there are chemicals, tools, or equipment that increase the risk of injury to students and faculty. In addition, campus security officers carry first aid kits, are equipped with radios, and have an established procedure for contacting an emergency medical service in the event of a serious injury, accident, or illness. Student Housing Lee College does not provide on-campus student housing. Many reasonably priced apartments are available in the area. Library The Lee College Library extends its facilities and resources to students, faculty, staff, and community members. Located on the first floor of the Advanced Technology Center (ATC), the library continually updates its print and electronic mate- rials, giving patrons a variety of resources that can be ac- cessed in the library or remotely. It holds over 70,000 print books and more than 40,000 electronic and print periodi- cals. In addition, it provides 70,000+ electronic books and government documents, and access to over 134 article, art, and video databases. The library also provides access to ap- proximately 1,800 DVD's/VHS tapes, and over 17,000 stream- ing video titles. Research assistance is available whenever the library is open. Patrons can come to the Reference Desk, use the Ask a Librar- ian e-mail service, chat, or phone. Library computer worksta- tions are intended for academic pursuits and are available to all patrons. The library's Acceptable Use Policy can be found

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