• Spirit Week

    Spirit Week

    Join us for FLC's 2nd Annual Spirit Week October 8-12
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  • Fast-Track classes

    Fast-Track classes

    While most Fall classes have begun, there are a variety of classes that start throughout the semester.
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  • Transfer Day

    Transfer Day

    FLC's Annual Transfer Day on Wed., Oct. 17 features a wide variety of 4-year universities
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  • Student Workshops

    Student Workshops

    Folsom Lake College offers a variety of free workshops to help students succeed
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  • Fall Blood Drive

    Fall Blood Drive

    It's time for the FLC Fall Blood Drive!
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  • FAFSA Night

    FAFSA Night

    Have financial aid questions? Join us on Oct. 24 from 4:30-7pm
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Mission

The Folsom Lake College Library mission is to provide students with the information skills they need to be successful in their educational endeavors, careers, and as information consumers and creators throughout their lives.

As librarians, we enable students to use the library's information resources, whether within or beyond our walls. As instructors, we teach students how to find, evaluate, and use information effectively. As experts in knowledge resources, we support other disciplines by selecting the most accurate, fair, diverse, relevant, comprehensive and current sources available.

As library staff, we assist with the daily library services our students need. We make every effort to keep all library operations running smoothly and efficiently to facilitate student learning.

The library offers a sanctuary in which to study, read, and think, whether alone or with others. As librarians, we seek to instill the value of books and ideas and an appreciation of the rich history of human thought. The library strives to serve as a place of intellectual freedom and educational growth for the Folsom Lake College community.