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Learning Commons

The Learning Commons brings together resources and programs to advance teaching and learning, online and across the physical space of Western Libraries.

Commons partners include:

Each of these services focuses on a specific academic area to help all students and faculty succeed.

Western Libraries & Learning Commons Shared Learning Objectives

  • Inquiry – to use and value inquiry for gaining and sharing knowledge
  • Collaboration – to collaborate as respectful, productive, and ethical members of a diverse and inclusive intellectual community
  • Agency – to demonstrate a sense of agency for managing own learning

Contact Information

Carmen Werder
Learning Commons Director
(360) 650-7329 
e-mail: carmen.werder@wwu.edu


Shevell Thibou
Program Coordinator
(360) 650-7368 
e-mail: shevell.thibou@wwu.edu