Learning Commons

The mission of the Bay State College Learning Commons is to provide resources, services, and instruction in support of teaching, learning, and scholarship at Bay State College.

Learning Commons COVID-19 Policies

NOTE:  COVID-19 is an evolving situation, and campus policies may change accordingly. Visitors are expected to comply with all campus-wide COVID-19 policies in the learning commons space.

  • Masks are now optional in the Learning Commons. Learning Commons visitors may choose to wear masks.
  • Visitors are welcome to make use of the Learning Commons computers and group study areas.
  • If you use a computer, please flip the provided card to indicate use; staff will then know to clean them.
  • Food and drink can be consumed as normal.

The mission of the Bay State College Library is to support teaching and learning at Bay State College through resources, research help, and instruction. Students and faculty can reach out to the librarian during business hours to get assistance with research and citations, and the learning commons offers study space for individual and groups.

All Bay State College students and faculty, regardless of location, have access to the library's electronic resources, including ebooks, online research databases, and academic streaming video content. The library participates in an interlibrary loan program through its Massachusetts State Library membership. Faculty and students can request articles through this service.

Additionally, all Massachusetts residents and/or students studying in Massachusetts have access to resources available through the Boston Public Library. You can find information on the Boston Public Library website.