Located on the main floor of the Mearns Centre for Learning - McPherson Library, the C.W. Lui Learning Commons is an active, collaborative and inclusive learning environment where you can access multiple resources, services and expertise to help you succeed in your studies at UVic.
In this learning environment, you'll find a dynamic mixture of workshops, work space, research help, instruction, tutoring, academic advising and one-on-one support for all your academic needs. These include:
Check out the hours for all Learning Common locations here.
Need answers for your research questions? We will help you articulate your research question, identify the best sources and formulate your search strategy.
We provide writing, reading and speaking support for all your academic needs. Drop by for seminars, workshops, tutorials or group space sessions.
Drop by for a welcoming space for international and domestic students to study and connect.
Don't know what courses to take? Want to know how to read your CAPP report? Meet us in the Academic Advising Centre for your academic questions and concerns.
Need help with career exploration, planning and research, work search, or interview preparation?
Take advantage of our free workshops, or drop by for a one-on-one coaching session.
Struggling with a math or stats course? Aiming for an A+? We can help. Spend a couple of hours working on your 100- and 200-level math and stats courses with our knowledgeable tutors.
Need help with undergraduate courses in physics? Drop by for some support with homework, exam preparation and conceptual understanding.
Drop by for individualized support based on your unique learning needs and situation. We can help you set and achieve your academic goals!
We provide a comfortable, private, confidential and safe place for any and all students to connect with each other.
Need help printing a document from our print stations, or finding an available computer? Find the answers at the Library Help Desk.
Visit the Computer Help Desk for all matters related to computing and University Systems, whether it's related to your Netlink ID or logging on to UVIc's wireless network.
The Bessie Brooks Winspear Music and Media Commons provides access to UVic Libraries' collection of DVDs, VHS, CDs, cassettes, music scores, multimedia equipment and books.