WEBVTT 1 00:00:05.680 --> 00:00:08.720 This is Tim McPherrin assistant librarian. 2 00:00:10.960 --> 00:00:14.564 At West Coast University, Center for Graduate Studies and today I'd like to talk to you about Tutor.com 3 00:00:15.760 --> 00:00:20.664 Tutor.com is a free service for West Coast University students accessible via Blackboard. 4 00:00:21.280 --> 00:00:27.732 You can get a tutor 24/7 in more than 40 subjects including: Math, Science, Social Studies, English, foreign languages, ... 5 00:00:27.732 --> 00:00:28.491 and business. 6 00:00:29.240 --> 00:00:32.320 Students have a total duration of 90 minutes per month. 7 00:00:34.600 --> 00:00:40.151 From the Blackboard homepage click on any link in the "my courses" box to enter one of your class sections. 8 00:00:40.151 --> 00:00:45.492 Once in your course section scroll down the page and look for the resources section on the left side of ... 9 00:00:45.492 --> 00:00:47.430 the page and click "online tutoring". 10 00:00:49.480 --> 00:00:54.165 Click on the link titled "click here to access tutor.com" near the top of the page. 11 00:00:55.000 --> 00:00:56.920 You should see a page that looks like this. 12 00:01:00.160 --> 00:01:04.315 Above the "what do you need help with today" box you can see how much time you have remaining. 13 00:01:05.840 --> 00:01:06.280 From your 90 minute per month allotment. 14 00:01:09.240 --> 00:01:13.069 Fill out the form to connect with the tutor in your subject area immediately. 15 00:01:13.920 --> 00:01:18.458 Other options include: schedule tutoring session, submit a paper for review 16 00:01:19.120 --> 00:01:20.640 Or take a practice quiz. 17 00:01:23.480 --> 00:01:29.978 When using submit a paper for review please allow Tutor.com at least 12 hours to provide you with feedback. 18 00:01:30.920 --> 00:01:36.712 Use of the "drop-off essay review service" requires that you have at least 35 minutes remaining from your monthly allotment. 19 00:01:38.800 --> 00:01:42.068 Remember students have a total duration of 90 minutes per month. 20 00:01:42.840 --> 00:01:45.759 Duration starts from the first day of the month and ends on the last day. 21 00:01:46.400 --> 00:01:49.395 If the month's full 90 minutes are not used students lose that time. 22 00:01:51.200 --> 00:01:52.160 Thank you for watching.