Academic Resources

Resources For Students On Campus

Erma M. & Theodore M. Zigmunt Library

Students, faculty and staff have full access to a collection of more than 60,000 volumes, more than 100 current print periodicals and newspapers, online databases, as well as extensive media holdings. The Rare Book Room houses numerous irreplaceable texts; please see the library staff for more information. Books, periodical articles and other materials not available in the collection can be acquired for students, faculty and staff through interlibrary loan. The library’s catalog can be accessed via

Academic Bulletin 2016-2017

The academic bulletin provides information on academic policies and procedures as well as course listings and descriptions.

Financial Aid

The friendly Financial Aid staff can help you learn about ways to make your college experience an affordable investment.

Stangel Academic Computer Lab

The Stangel Academic Computer Lab houses computers, scanners and printers for Silver Lake College community members’ use. This facility offers computer assistance and is open throughout the day and evening when classes are in session. The computer lab provides internet access, email and software for word processing, spreadsheets, document publishing and Inspiration software supporting visual thinking. Discipline specific software is installed at the request of college departments. Additionally, computer labs are available in the art department, music department, the Erma M. & Theodore M. Zigmunt Library, the Academic Resource Center, Clare Hall, the Ariens Family Welcome Center, and the Laker Lunchbox.

Academic Resource Center (ARC) 

The Academic Resource Center is a service to all students to assist them in their academic success. Services include tutoring, study groups, proofreading and editing assistance, test-taking strategies and skills, research assistance, mentoring and placement exams. Computers are available for student use as well. The center staff serves as a resource for students, provides ADA accommodations and facilitates Credit-for-Prior-Learning.

Career Resources

Jumpstart your career search with Career Planning and search tools, receive career counseling, and get involved with our Internship program.


Request your academic transcript for a nominal fee.

Curriculum Resource Collection

This collection, located in the main library, helps provide you with the resources and materials you need.

Music Curriculum Library

The Music Curriculum Library is located in the Franciscan Center for Music Education and Performance. An extensive collection of music textbooks, curriculum aids and other instructional materials is available for use.

Disability Services

The college's Handicapping Condition Accommodation Statement and information about disability accomodations.