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The Virtual Center at Your Finger "Tips": Welcome

One stop shopping center for First Year, Transfer, and Graduate Students

Welcome to Drake LRC's Virtual Center...Where Help is Just a Click Away!

First Year Students

First Year Students

Welcome to Your First Year! Learn about what it means to be an Alabama A&M University Bulldog. Connect, explore and begin to create your personal journey here.

Director's Welcome

     Dr. Annie M. Payton

 Director, Drake Learning Resources Center
 Administrative Services
 Office number: 256.372.5007

Graduate Students

Graduate Students

We are happy you have decided to pursue advanced studies at Alabama A&M University. We know you have questions and we have answers!

Your Personal Librarian


Ask for help when you need it.
Ask for help when you are uncertain of the answer.
We are here for you and want to make sure you are on the right track.


Mrs. Thedis W. Bryant
 Assistant Director, Research, Public & Information Literacy Services
Office number: 256.372.4724



" My experience with using the Drake LRC has been informative and resourceful. They provide you with information in all scenarios whether it being for campus directions or research for classes. Drake LRC is the perfect master guide." -  D. Williams

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"The Drake LRC has really become a positive learning environment for me. It usually has all the resources I need and if not, there's always someone there willing to help me find them." - P. Graham 


"The library has given me a calm, quiet, and  convenient place to complete my classwork. I can focus and be a better student because of the library." - Z. Riggins