Learning Commons

Learning Commons

Our professional and support personnel are available to provide the individualized assistance you need to succeed.

In the Learning Commons, students will find academic support, including tutoring in subjects that include math, writing, science, and accounting, among other subject areas. The Learning Commons is a flexible and collaborative environment in our technology-rich, 21st century Library that promotes interactive and engaged learning across subjects, research, and project development, all with the goal of helping students succeed.

Get the personal help and tutoring that you need with classroom assignments, homework and preparation for exams. All services are provided at no cost to currently enrolled Corning Community College students.

Learning Commons

  • Professional and peer tutors
  • Individual study
  • Small group study
  • Computers
  • Online tutoring
  • Textbooks

Writing (writing and reading for all courses)

  • Citation guides: APA, MLA, and Turabian
  • Handouts and practice exercises
  • Reading and English course textbooks
  • Links to helpful Internet resources
  • Dragon (voice to text software) and Kurzweil (text to speech software)

Math (basic skills through calculus)

  • Small Group study
  • Online Tutoring
  • Computer Tutorials
  • Videos
  • Practice Exams
  • Solution Manuals

Science (Biology, Chemistry, A&P, Earth Science and Integrated Science)

  • Help with practice problems, homework, lab and reading assignments
  • Make-up labs
  • Test prep
  • Study techniques
  • Lecture notes and lab supplies


Locations and Hours
Summer Session II: July 11 - August 12, 2016

Writing/Reading Tutoring: Monday - Thursday   8:00 am - 4:00 pm (L111 in Corning and U110 in Elmira)
Math Tutoring: Monday - Thursday   8:00 am - 4:00 pm (L111 in Corning)
Math Tutoring: Monday - Thursday   12:00 pm - 4:00 pm (U110 in Elmira)
Science Tutoring: Thursdays 8:00 am to 4:00 pm (L111 in Corning)

Online Math/Writing Tutoring
Available during Learning Commons advertised hours of operation.