Services for Students

Test Preparation

The Teaching Resources Center (TRC) has study guides for check-out to help students prepare for required educator preparation assessments such as Praxis and VCLA.

To locate TRC materials, search McConnell Library's Online Catalog and limit the location to the Teaching Resources Center.


Creative Space

The TRC's Creative Space, located inside the Center, is equipped with the following resources that are available to all students and faculty:

  • Accucut die-cut machine (some paper available)    
  • Laminator (thermal pouches provided by patron)
  • Book binding machine (various sizes of binding combs available)
  • Cricut Maker 3
  • Crayons
  • Markers
  • Colored pencils
  • Rulers
  • Scissors
  • Glue sticks
  • Chenille stems
  • Craft sticks
  • Yarn
  • Tissue paper


TRC Computer Lab

The computer lab area in the TRC has 14 workstations, each equipped with a desktop computer, keyboard, and mouse. Students and faculty from all disciplines have access to a black & white/color printer, with scan-to-email capabilities. 

View the complete list of software available at Radford University.


Peters Hall Computer Lab

The computer lab in Peters Hall (C144) has 27 desktop workstations available.  The lab is used for Radford University classes and special reservations.  When the lab is not reserved for a class or an event, it is open to students during the TRC's operating hours.

View the complete list of software available at Radford University.