Welcome to the Learning Resource Center!

Hybrid Tutoring Services

The University Writing Center

We offer individual sessions with writing consultants to students composing assignments in classes in any discipline, supplemental instruction in first-year composition, and workshops on various topics in reading and writing.
Learn more about Writing Center

S.M.A.R.T Lab

The Science, Math, and Related Topics (SMART) Lab offers academic support in accounting, ASL, biology, chemistry, mathematics, physics, psychology, and economics.
Learn more about SMART Lab

Supplemental Instruction (SI)

SI or Supplemental Instruction is a nationally recognized program. SI classes (University 60) are peer-facilitated group study sessions designed to help students master difficult subject matter in classes with traditionally low pass rates.

Quick Start

How to Schedule an Appointment for Tutoring via EAB Navigate*

  1. Go to in your internet browser and log in with your CSUN User ID and Password.
  2. Once you're on the home screen, on the right-hand side click on the blue rectangular button that reads “Schedule Appointment or View Drop-In Times.”
  3. Select "Learning Resource Center (LRC)" in the first drop-down menu.
  4. Under "Reason for your appointment," select either subject tutoring or a 30- or 60-minute appointment in the Writing Center's General or Specialized Services. Select General Services for help with any undergraduate coursework (100–400-level courses). Specialized Services include graduate coursework, personal or professional documents, and visits with our Grammar Experts.
  5. Click "Find Available Time" to select a date and time to meet with the tutor.
  6.  *Only active CSUN students can book via EAB.* Please call for an appointment if you are in the Tseng college or would like to use your once-per-semester alumni appointment. 

Looking for an appointment with a specific person?*

View the Peer Writing Specialist or Faculty Writing Consultant Airtables for our consultants' direct links, and view the SMART lab page for subject tutors' schedules! *Only active CSUN students can book via EAB.*

How to Attempt a Drop-in (Unscheduled) Tutoring Appointment via EAB Navigate*

We will do our best to accommodate you, but drop-ins are not guaranteed. Please make sure to always have your email open and turn on push notifications when you're waiting for a drop-in! You may need to wait for some time. We recommend that you make a scheduled appointment to guarantee that you are seen.

  1. Go to in your internet browser and log in with your CSUN User ID and Password.
  2. From your Dashboard, click "Schedule Appointment or View Drop-in Availability."
  3. Under "Other Options," click "View Drop-in Times."
  4. Select "Learning Resource Center (LRC)" and pick a 30-minute appointment in the appropriate center (General Services for undergraduate coursework and Specialized Services for everything else).
  5. Click the center name again, then select "Check-in with first available" for the best chance of being seen or use the drop-down menus to search for a specific consultant. 
  6. If a consultant becomes available, they will send you their personal Zoom link via EAB messages. Please check your messages every 10 minutes.
  7. If you do not respond within 10 minutes, you may be removed from the drop-in waiting list. 
  8.  *Only active CSUN students can book via EAB.*


Contact and Hours

University Library 3rd FloorEast Wing

18111 Nordhoff Street
Northridge, CA 91330-8325

(818) 677-2033

(818) 677-3632


(We do not make appointments via email.)


Main Office Hours

Summer Hours
Monday - Friday:
9:00am - 4:30pm

Writing Center
(General and Specialized Services

Opening on May 30th
We are closed on Saturdays