Library Learning Commons

Library Learning Commons

The Library Learning Commons (LLC) provides learning and academic support for all Fanshawe students. While physically located at the London Campus (1001 Fanshawe College Blvd.), the LLC’s services are available to all Fanshawe students studying at any campus.

Services offered

For a full list of services, visit the Fanshawe Library website:


Are you about to start at Fanshawe? Register for Prepare to Learn!

Prepare to Learn (PTL) is a free four-week virtual workshop series for incoming students. Designed specifically to help prepare you before starting your first year at Fanshawe College, these non-credit workshops offer academic assistance in Math, English, Study Skills, research, online learning and more! Visit the Prepare to Learn page to register. Read some frequently asked questions:


Who is Prepare to Learn for?
PTL is for all incoming students (full-time, part-time, domestic, international) who have already accepted an offer to Fanshawe College, but have not yet started. Click here to register and view more info.
What topics are covered?
The workshops within the PTL series include topics such as:
  • Online Learning (FanshaweOnline / FOL, web tools)
  • Math
  • Studying and Testing Strategies
  • Academic Writing (Writing tips, APA citation)
  • Scholarly Standards and Research (Academic integrity, proper research tips)
When does it start and end?
For new students entering the fall semester, Prepare to Learn typically begins in late July and ends in late August. You don't have to register for all of the workshops; just the ones you're interested in. Visit the Prepare to Learn page to register and view specific workshop dates.
How much does it cost?
PTL is absolutely free!
I am a mature student who has been out of school for a while; is this for me?
We offer a multi-day program called Return to Learning (R2L), which is specifically designed for students who will be attending Fanshawe not directly from high school. For mature students beginning in the fall semester, R2L is typically held in late August. Visit the Prepare to Learn page and look under the "Return to Learning" tab to register and view specific dates.


Are you already a current Fanshawe student?

Visit the Fanshawe Library website for more information or click on any of the links in the “Services offered” section to learn specifically about that service.

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