Online Resources

Odessa College's Learning Resources Center (LRC)

OC's Learning Resources Center has a wide variety of online services readily available to our students. Check these free services before searching the Web for research information.

Dictionaries & Thesauruses

  • is a multi-source dictionary search service produced by
  • Merriam-Webster
    The Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary is based on the print version of Merriam-Webster's Collegiate® Dictionary, Eleventh Edition.
  • TechDictionary ™
    Search for thousands of technology terms. Included are; computer, Internet and telecommunications terms, acronyms, emoticons or similes, chat abbreviations, filename extensions, HTML tags, and domain suffixes.

Writing Resources

  • Online Writing Lab (OWL)
    The Online Writing Lab (OWL) at Purdue University houses writing resources and instructional material. Here you will find information to assist with many writing projects.



Contains many study tips, and as a bonus, many have been translated to other languages. Study Guides and Strategies

Skill Wise Grammar

  • A wonderful website from BBC Interactive Factual and Learning featuring handouts, printable practice worksheets, quizzes, and games. Covers apostrophes, adverbs, adjectives, commas, double negatives, subject verb agreement, creating sentences, and joining sentences.

Time Management

Note Taking

Learning Style Inventory

Career Services

link lets you see jobs from other employers in our area that are looking for someone just like you!