Student Academic Support Services

Academic Support Services

CCON Student Enrichment Center

Library Resources

Career Resources

APA Resources

Technology Resources

 

Student Enrichment Center

Need some help with one of your courses, or with a general skill? We can help! The CCON Student Enrichment Center provides free professional assistance for nursing students in the area of:

  • individual or group tutoring

  • interactive study groups

  • study skill techniques

  • time management techniques

  • test-taking strategies

  • mini workshops

Student Enrichment Center (SEC) staffed by faculty - Schedule


Library Resources

Please feel free to contact the Columbia St. Mary's librarian for questions about literature searches and other library services.

Columbia St. Mary's Library Website (only accessible on campus)

Kellee L. Selden, Medical Librarian
Columbia St. Mary's Women's Hospital
Library is located within the hospital - 2nd Floor
2323 N. Lake Drive | Milwaukee

Phone: (414) 291-1626
Kellee.selden@columbia-stmarys.org

 

Career Resources

Columbia College of Nursing - AfterCollege.com:
Aftercollege.com is an excellent resource for job postings, career advice, and much more.

The following resources are also great places to start your local Wisconsin RN job search:

Be sure to check out the Career Services page and Job Board in Moodle as well.


APA Resources

APA Website - APA Style Basics Tutorial - This tutorial is designed for those who have no previous knowledge of APA Style. It shows users how to structure and format their work, recommends ways to reduce bias in language, identifies how to avoid charges of plagiarism, shows how to cite references in text, and provides selected reference examples.

APA Website - Frequently asked Questions about APA style - Basic information regarding APA style; definition, usage, etc.

Purdue Online Writing Lab - Practical APA information, examples and guidelines. Provided by Purdue University Online Writing Lab (OWL)

 

Technology Resources

New Student Computer Lab Orientation Guide

Moodle Student User Guide

Outlook Web Access (Email) Reference Guide

Students of Columbia College of Nursing have access to a variety of technology resources.

Computer Lab 

Hours: 8:00AM - 4:30PM

Location: CCON Administration Suite, 302

Staff: Keith Jackson, Learning Resources Coordinator. 414-326-2335, kjackso4@ccon.edu

The Computer Lab is equipped with 35 Microsoft Windows-based desktop computers, 1 flatbed and 3 document color scanners, and 2 heavy duty black & white laserjet printers.

Each desktop is installed with the Microsoft Office suite and provides access to several databases, online journals, and other resources for research. Additionally, computer and printer resources can be found in the following study areas:

Lower Level Academic Suite

Room LL145 (Electronic Library) - 4 PCs, 1 laserjet printer (24 hour access via Unicam combination lock)

Room LL127 (Quiet Study) - 3 PCs, 1 laserjet printer (24 hour access via Unicam combination lock)

Room LL130 (Quiet Study) - 3 PCs, 1 laserjet printer 

Room LL104 (Ontario, across from Knowlton) - 19 PCs, 1 laserjet printer. Available after 4:30PM ONLY 

Additionally, there is a small selection of laptops available for checkout for on-campus use; laptop checkout is on a first-come, first-served basis, is limited to 2 hours of access, and is restricted to current CCON students only (ID badge required). Additional time may be allotted if there is no one on the waiting list.

Columbia College of Nursing

4425 N. Port Washington Rd.| Glendale | WI | 53212
Phone 414-326-2330 | Fax 414-326-2331

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