Welcome to The COVE at Sacramento City College! The COVE (Center for Online and Virtual Education) staff provide academic technology support services and college-wide coordination for distance / online education.
Sacramento City College, Main Campus
Learning Resource Center, First Floor
Telephone: (916) 650-2726 or (916) 558-2635
Be sure to visit our “For Students” section of this website for information about the kinds of courses we offer via distance education (online, on-campus/online hybrid, ITV/Web-Stream, and Telecourses) and to access technology support resources, such as Desire2Learn (D2L) tutorials, resources, and information about technical support or help with common computer programs. You can also search our schedule of classes, faculty directory, or online library resources.
Student e-mail is transitioning from iMail to Los Rios Gmail, which can be accessed by logging in to Google Apps at Los Rios (GALR). All students and faculty can access GALR using their Los Rios ID number and unified password. Free online file storage is included, as well as access to Google Docs, Sheets, Forms, Presentations and student e-mail. Help is available here.
The “For Faculty” section of this website contains useful information, such as how to request a D2L course, get assistance with D2L or other learning technologies, get the latest information on best practices, and even learn about plagiarism detection resources to use in your courses. Check the calendar of events to review our upcoming workshops, D2L Drop-In Sessions, and COVE Events.
Online Faculty Toolkit
Be sure to check out our online faculty toolkit for faculty teaching online classes.