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SLRC Continuity Resources during COVID-19

The library and academic coaching are still available to support students and employees during this time!


Upswing is an online tutoring platform subscribed to by the LSC-University Park Academic Coaching department. Connect online with our own UP coaches you know and love, or get assistance from one of Upswing's tutors.

Learn more about getting an account on the Academic Coaching page of this guide.

Grammarly (supported by the SLRC: Academic Coaching)

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Grammarly provides automated checks over your written documents to catch errors of grammar, spelling, and style. It will suggest revisions and provide an explanation of why it's correct to make each change.

A premium account is available to LSC-University Park students free of charge to you!

Office 365 (supported by OTS)

Lone Star College students have free access to Office 365! You can use both the cloud-based versions of Office software as well as downloadable/installable version. Just go to

and follow the prompts to enter your myLoneStar username and access.

Besides apps like Word, PowerPoint, Excel, Publisher (and more), you also get 1 TB (one terabyte) of storage in OneDrive with your school account.

Pulse by Brightspace

Navigate your D2L classes on your phone easily with the Pulse app from Brightspace. It even pops up alerts on your phone as new announcements and emails come in so you can stay on top of things.