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Save to The Cloud

 

 

 

 

 

 

Doing homework at home and then at school? Tired of losing your flash drive? Consider saving your work in “The Cloud”.

  • Access, edit, and save your PowerPoint presentations, documents, files, audio/video, and more from anywhere with an Internet account
  • Share/collaborate files with others
  • Upload files from your desktop computer

Try using cloud services with:

Dropbox -free; setup a Dropbox account
Available for: Android devices, BlackBerry, iPad, iPhone, Kindle Fire, Linux, Mac, Windows

Google Drive -free; with a Google account
Available for: Android devices, Chrome OS, iPad, iPhone, PC, or Mac

Windows Live SkyDrive -free; with a Hotmail, Windows Live, or XBOX account
Available for: iPad, iPhone, PC, Mac, Windows phone

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Come to the library: apply for a scholarship!

2012-2013 Highline Community College Foundation Scholarships Applications are now available at http://www.funds4highline.org/scholarships.php

DEADLINE:  April 30th, 2012

The completed scholarship application packet must include the following:

  • Application Forms
  • Supplemental Letter
  • Transcripts

Please note that only one application is needed to apply for any and all scholarships.

More than 60 scholarships totaling $100,000 were awarded last year!

HCC Library Information Commons

Come to the Library to access the online scholarship application!

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FAX services near HCC

Looking for a FAX machine?

There are no campus FAX machines available for student or public use.

Here are the 3 closest businesses that provide that FAX services:

Fred Meyer, Redondo: 1 mile away

99 cents/page

25250 Pacific Hwy South

Kent, WA 98031

Directions:

1. Go East on S. 240th St.

2. Right onto Pacific Highway South, driving South

UPS Store: 2.2 miles away

– by Taco Bell/Redondo Safeway

$2.00 – 1st page

$1.50 – each additional page

27013 Pacific Hwy S

Des Moines, WA 98198

Fed Ex-Kinko’s Kent Station: 5.1 miles away

Long distance

$2.50 – 1st page

$1.50 – each additional page

Local

$1.50 – 1st page

$1.09 – each additional

207 W Kent Station St, Suite 107

Kent, WA 98032

253-856-0203

Directions:

1. Go East on S. 240th St.

2. Left onto Pacific Highway South, driving North

3. Right onto SR-516 (South Kent-Des Moines Road)

4. Left onto SR-181 (68th Ave S.)

5. Right onto West James Street

6. Right onto 1st Avenue S.

7. Right onto West Kent Station South

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Free Tax Help – Building 99

Who: StartZone @ Highline Community College
What: Free tax preparation for households making less than $50,000
Where: HCC Outreach Center – Building 99 Room 251 (Directions: http://maps.highline.edu/pdfs/outreachcenter.pdf)
When: Thursday 4:00pm – 8:00pm and Saturday 9:00am – 1:00pm (January 12 – April 14, 2012)

For more information, call Nigam Shah 206-592-3388 or email startzone@highline.edu

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Send a text message!

Need to remember a title, call number, and location of a book or other item in the Highline Library Catalog? Text it to your phone!

Click on “Text me this call number”, enter your phone number, select your phone provider from the drop-down list, then click “Send text” to send the information to your phone!

 

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Color Printing @ your library!

Highline CC Library Printer

 

 

 

 

 

 

Yes, the Highline Community College Library has a color printer! It’s located near the Reference Desk.

Make sure to change the Printer to: OpenLabColor2_Prtr

Color printing costs 50 cents per page.

Ask for help at the Circulation Desk!

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UPDATE: HCC_PUBLIC wireless network: UP

As of 3:52pm on 11/13/09:

A fix to the HCC_PUBLIC wireless network has been applied and it is functioning properly again. (It’s working!)

Bandwidth has been restricted on this network and it is only available from 7:00am to 11:00pm

If you cannot logon to HCC_PUBLIC successfully,  please use one of these SSID instead: HCC_WEB_PORTAL or HCC_SECURE_CONNECT.

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