To help students in their academic requirements, TLRC offers easy access to computers and the internet. Students who have registered at the TLRC at the beginning of every semester have the privilege of free 30 hours of computer and internet use. Students who are doing their thesis or special problem are also given additional free 15 hours of computer use upon presenting certification from their respective advisers.
The TLRC computers are all connected to the internet and printer and operate in the Linux operating system and the OpenOffice.org applications. The TLRC is also a wifi zone and thus, students and faculty may access the internet provided that their computers are registered at the Data and Information Systems Program (DISP).
The TLRC has two audio-visual rooms fully equipped with multimedia projector, television set, projector screen and DVD player. The Interactive Learning Program audio-visual room can accommodate a maximum of 100 persons while the TLRC audio-visual room can accommodate a maximum of 50 persons. The audio-visual rooms are available for film showing, seminars and fora.
The TLRC has a collection of reading materials (e.g. Newsweek, Reader's Digest, National Daily newspapers, Time Magazine, pocketbooks, and modules) which the students can borrow and read at the TLRC. The pocketbooks may also be borrowed by Book Club members for two weeks.
The Movie Club has a collection of more than 600 films in different genre e.g. action, drama, love story, documentary, adventure, suspense, animated, and Filipino classic.
Faculty and staff can also borrow pocketbooks and films from TLRC after applying for membership.View List of Books
The Nook addresses a vital need for additional study and rest areas for students and faculty. The establishment of this facility is in accordance with the Center's vision of enhancing the teaching and learning process by providing a nurturing environment for both the students and the faculty of the university. The area features cemented round tables and seats as well as outdoor bamboo tables and benches.
The Students' Lounge serves as a special nook for students to study, play, and engage in healthy and nurturing activities. Specifically, the Students' Lounge serves as 1) a rest and recreation area during lulls or breaks in between classes of students; 2) a venue for study and healthy discussions among students; and, 3) a nook for sharing, camaraderie, or fellowship for students.
The lounge is furnished with bean bags, sofas, mats, tables, and chairs. Chess boards and other board games are also available for students' recreation.
The TLRC provides self-instructional learning modules for students who wish to do individual study supplement classroom learning. The available learning modules, which are published by the UP System, are in the areas of Communication, Mathematics, Chemistry, Biology, and Natural Sciences.