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Digital Learning Centers

Rockville, Takoma Park/Silver Spring, and Virtual Campuses
Digital Learning Center

Welcome

We operate on the Rockville, Takoma Park/Silver Spring, and virtual campuses providing students with Windows and Mac workstations for their academic coursework.

The Centers provide one-on-one assistance in-person and virtually to help students develop and expand their digital literacy skills, including Microsoft Office Applications, Blackboard, ePortfolio, LinkedIn, virtual presentations in a variety of topics, and other common resources for student use to promote safe computing practices. 

The Digital Learning Centers:

  • provide in person and virtual instructional support assistance and workshops using Zoom and other learning management tools. 
  • offer numerous workstations for student use. Laptops and other equipment are not available for use outside the Centers.

For more information: DLC Brochure (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader - Link opens in new window)


On Campus and Virtual  

Students
Faculty
  • Faculty who would like to request a virtual presentation for your class.
  • Please contact Dr. Shinta Hernandez | Dean of the Virtual Campus | Emailnew window

Rockville Campus

Humanities Building 312
240-567-5156

  • Monday – Friday | 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Rockville Campus Map (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader - Link opens in new window)
Virtual Tour of the Rockville Campus

Humanities Building on the Rockville Campus

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus 

Charlene R. Nunley Student Services Center Building 304/304A
240-567-1657 | 240-567-1658

  • Monday – Friday | 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus Map (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader - Link opens in new window)
Virtual Tour of the Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus

Student Services Center on the Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus

Virtual Workshop Calendar
Spring 2024

Workshop registration can be made advanced in 30 days. To register, click the button below Register for A Workshop.

For Getting Started with Microsoft Workshops and Open Labs (PDF, Get Adobe Acrobat PDF Reader - Link opens in new window) : Registration must occur three hours before obtaining a meeting link.

Workshops are listed by month below:

Blackboard Navigation

This class is an overview of the Blackboard course menu. Participants will learn how to navigate and access Course Content, Announcements, Discussions, Course Mail, etc. as well as tools and MC resources for students. 

  • February 6 at 3 p.m. 
ePortfolio Basics 

Learn how to create your ePortfolio and customize the ePortfolio website using the Montgomery College WordPress template.

  • February 6 at 9:30 a.m. | COMM108
  • February 14 at 3 p.m. 
ePortfolio Advanced  

Learn how to present your ePortfolio content by designing and controlling security, privacy, and notifications for your ePortfolio site. Must have already created an ePortfolio site successfully.

  • February 20 at 9:30 a.m. | COMM108
  • February 28 at 3 p.m. 
File Management 

Take complete and effective control of your files and understand file storage locations, file types, backups, and (online) cloud storage."

  • February 27 at 3 p.m. 
Getting Started with Microsoft Excel 

Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to create, edit, and save a spreadsheet; basic formulas, functions, and formatting.

  • February 5 at 11 a.m.
  • February 8 at 1 p.m.
  • February 15 at 3 p.m.
  • February 20 at 3 p.m.
  • February 21 at 11 a.m.
  • February 26 at 11 a.m.
Getting Started with Microsoft PowerPoint 

Learn the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to create, edit, and save a PowerPoint presentation; slide layouts; use themes and colors; and insert symbols, pictures, shapes, audio, and video.

  • February 1 at 1 p.m.
  • February 9 at 12 p.m.
  • February 19 at 1 p.m.
  • February 28 at 3 p.m.
Getting Started with Microsoft Word 

Learn the basics of Microsoft Word in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to create, edit, and save a Word document; format text; create bulleted and numbered lists; and insert tables and pictures.

  • February 6 at 2 p.m.
  • February 13 at 2 p.m.
  • February 15 at 11 a.m.
  • February 21 at 12 p.m.
  • February 27 at 2 p.m.
Open Lab for Microsoft Applications 

Open Lab provides participants with answers and guidance related to the fundamental features of the following Microsoft applications: Access, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

  • February 2 at 10 a.m.
  • February 5 at 3 p.m.
  • February 7 at 10 a.m.
  • February 12 at 12 p.m.
  • February 20 at 11 a.m.
  • February 28 at 10 a.m.
Keycutz 

Learn how to unleash the power of keyboard shortcuts to speed up your workflow. 

  • February 21 at 3 p.m.
Microsoft OneNote

Learn about the ways you can use the Microsoft application called OneNote to take in information, search for keywords, and organize the notes you take for all of your classes and meetings. Instead of keeping dozens of notebooks on your shelves, you can keep all your class information in the cloud.

  • February 1 at 2 p.m.
  • February 8 at 2 p.m.
  • February 15 at 2 p.m.
  • February 22 at 2 p.m.
  • February 29 at 2 p.m. 
MyMC

An overview of the MYMC homepage consisting of Counseling & Advising, Blackboard, Email, and Calendars. Participants will learn how to navigate the Home page and what functions you can access using tools for students.

  • February 7 at 3 p.m.
  • February 15 at 3 p.m.
OneDrive Cloud Storage

Learn to store and organize your files and folders, use tools and taps in the thumbnail panel, and share and collaborate files/folders with others in real-time.

  • February 6 at 2 p.m.
  • February 13 at 2  p.m.
  • February 20 at 2 p.m.
  • February 27 at 2 p.m.
Windows 10 Navigation

Overview of getting started using your new Windows 10 system. Topics include assessing necessary resources, running system updates, and working with applications.

  • February 6 at 3 p.m.
  • February 12 at 3 p.m. 
  • February 20 at 3 p.m.
File Management 

Take complete and effective control of your files and understand file storage locations, file types, backups, and (online) cloud storage."

  • March 6 at 3 p.m.
  • March 27 at 3 p.m.
Getting Started with Microsoft Excel 

Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to create, edit, and save a spreadsheet; basic formulas, functions, and formatting.

  • March 6 at 3 p.m.
  • March 19 at 10 a.m.
  • March 21 at 3 p.m.
  • March 28 at 11 a.m.
Getting Started with Microsoft PowerPoint 

Learn the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to create, edit, and save a PowerPoint presentation; slide layouts; use themes and colors; and insert symbols, pictures, shapes, audio, and video.

  • March 1 at 12 p.m.
  • March 4 at 3 p.m.
  • March 8 at 1 p.m.
  • March 21 at 1 p.m.
  • March 29 at 10 a.m.
Getting Started with Microsoft Word 

Learn the basics of Microsoft Word in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to create, edit, and save a Word document; format text; create bulleted and numbered lists; and insert tables and pictures.

  • March 5 at 2 p.m.
  • March 7 at 11 a.m.
  • March 20 at 12 p.m.
  • March 27 at 12 p.m.
Open Lab for Microsoft Applications 

Open Lab provides participants with answers and guidance related to the fundamental features of the following Microsoft applications: Access, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

  • March 4 at 12 p.m.
  • March 22 at 10 a.m.
  • March 25 at 3 p.m.
  • March 26 at 11 a.m.
Keycutz 

Learn how to unleash the power of keyboard shortcuts to speed up your workflow. 

  • March 19 at 3 p.m. 
LinkedIn Profile

This class is an overview of the profile creation process and to explore ways in requesting endorsements and recommendations.

  • March 7 at 3 p.m.
Microsoft OneNote

Learn about the ways you can use the Microsoft application called OneNote to take in information, search for keywords, and organize the notes you take for all of your classes and meetings. Instead of keeping dozens of notebooks on your shelves, you can keep all your class information in the cloud.

  • Mar 7 at 2 p.m.
MyMC

An overview of the MYMC homepage consisting of Counseling & Advising, Blackboard, Email, and Calendars. Participants will learn how to navigate the Home page and what functions you can access using tools for students.

  • March 5 at 3 p.m. 
OneDrive Cloud Storage

Learn to store and organize your files and folders, use tools and taps in the thumbnail panel, and share and collaborate files/folders with others in real-time.

  • March 5 at 2 p.m.
  • March 19 at 2 p.m.
Windows 10 Navigation

Overview of getting started using your new Windows 10 system. Topics include assessing necessary resources, running system updates, and working with applications.

  • March 18 at 3 p.m.
  • March 21 at 3 p.m.
File Management 

Take complete and effective control of your files and understand file storage locations, file types, backups, and (online) cloud storage."

  • April 2 at 3 p.m.
Getting Started with Microsoft Excel 

Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to create, edit, and save a spreadsheet; basic formulas, functions, and formatting.

  • April 2 at 10 a.m.
  • April 8 at 3 p.m.
  • April 11 at 11 a.m.
  • April 17 at 3 p.m.
  • April 23 at 3 p.m.
  • April 29 at 11 a.m.
Getting Started with Microsoft PowerPoint 

Learn the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to create, edit, and save a PowerPoint presentation; slide layouts; use themes and colors; and insert symbols, pictures, shapes, audio, and video.

  • April 1 at 11 a.m.
  • April 4 at 1 p.m.
  • April 12 at 10 a.m.
  • April 17 at 3 p.m.
  • April 19 at 1 p.m. 
  • April 22 at 11 a.m.
  • April 25 at 1 p.m.
Getting Started with Microsoft Word 

Learn the basics of Microsoft Word in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to create, edit, and save a Word document; format text; create bulleted and numbered lists; and insert tables and pictures.

  • April 3 at 12 p.m.
  • April 4 at 3 p.m.
  • April 10 at 12 p.m.
  • April 16 at 2 p.m.
  • April 18 at 11 a.m.
  • April 24 at 12 p.m.
  • April 30 at 2 p.m. and 3 p.m.
Open Lab for Microsoft Applications 

Open Lab provides participants with answers and guidance related to the fundamental features of the following Microsoft applications: Access, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

  • April 5 at 10 a.m.
  • April 9 at 11 a.m.
  • April 15 at 12 p.m.
  • April 22 at 3 p.m.
  • April 26 at 10 a.m.
MyMC

An overview of the MYMC homepage consisting of Counseling & Advising, Blackboard, Email, and Calendars. Participants will learn how to navigate the Home page and what functions you can access using tools for students.

  • April 3 at 3 p.m. 
LinkedIn Profile

This class is an overview of the profile creation process and to explore ways in requesting endorsements and recommendations.

  • April 1 at 3 p.m.
Getting Started with Microsoft Excel 

Learn the basics of Microsoft Excel in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to create, edit, and save a spreadsheet; basic formulas, functions, and formatting.

  •  May 8 at 10 a.m.
Getting Started with Microsoft PowerPoint 

Learn the basics of Microsoft PowerPoint in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to create, edit, and save a PowerPoint presentation; slide layouts; use themes and colors; and insert symbols, pictures, shapes, audio, and video.

  • May 3 at 12 p.m.
  • May 10 at 1 p.m.
Getting Started with Microsoft Word 

Learn the basics of Microsoft Word in this hands-on workshop. Participants will learn how to create, edit, and save a Word document; format text; create bulleted and numbered lists; and insert tables and pictures.

  •  May 7 at 2 p.m.
Open Lab for Microsoft Applications 

Open Lab provides participants with answers and guidance related to the fundamental features of the following Microsoft applications: Access, Excel, PowerPoint, and Word.

  • May 1 at 10 a.m.
  • May 6 at 12 p.m.
  • May 8 at 3 p.m.

All workshops are conducted virtually via Zoom and other learning management tools and will require a meeting link sent to you after you register.

  • To register, click the button below Register for A Workshop
  • Once you're at the Workshop Registration website, select a topic under Select Service. Then, select the scheduled date and time
  • After registering for a workshop, a confirmation email from the Digital Learning Center will be automatically sent to your email 
REGISTER FOR A WORKSHOP

 


Book An Appointment

Online Staff

In-person or Virtual

  • In-person assistance is provided on a walk-in basis, during normal business hours, and does not require an appointment
  • To book a virtual appointment with Digital Learning Center staff, select the appointment topic, date, available staff, and time
  • After booking an appointment, a confirmation email from the Digital Learning Center will be automatically sent to your email
  • The staff will send you an email containing a meeting link prior to your appointment
BOOK AN APPOINTMENT

Resources for Students

How to Access Brainfuse:

  • Log in to MyMC
  • At the top of the page, click on Blackboard
  • Click the “Tools” link on the left-hand menu
  • Click on the Brainfuse Live Tutoring link

Learning Centers:

  • Montgomery College offers a variety of services and supports through our discipline-specific Learning Centers to help students meet the rigors of academic coursework
  • Visit the Learning Centersnew window website 

How to Access LinkedIn Learning:

  • Log in to MyMC
  • At MyMC homepage, click on My Classes 
  • Scroll down to Online Video Training Library section
  • Under Online Video Training Library, click on Sign in

♦ Computer Applications (CMAP120) Tutoring | Digital Learning Center

♦ Computer Science (CMSC) Tutoring | Ackerman STEM Learning Center 

♦ Humanities Workshops | Academic Success Center 

  • Visit the Academic Success Centernew window website for workshop schedule 
  • For questions, contact Learning Center Manager, Tsung (Jeff) Chuang