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Study Abroad: Welcome

How Can We Help You?

Welcome to the Cañada College Library!  We can help you find information for your research from many different sources, including Books, Articles, and Websites.

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Friday, 8 a.m.-3 p.m.

Saturday, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

What's in this Guide?

Thinking about Studying Abroad?

Welcome to the Study Abroad research guide

for Cañada College students!

Begin your planning by visiting the SMCCD's Study Abroad website.

Next, use the GREEN tabs above to find additional information About your Destination, Funding your Experience, Preparing for Travel, Being There, and Information for Parents.

Don't forget to Ask a Librarian if you need help!

Why Study Abroad?

There are many reasons to think about studying abroad! Here are three recommended websites to help you decide:

American Institute for Foreign Study (AIFS): Cañada's partner for study abroad.

International & Educational Exchange (IIE):Generation Study Abroad: "Study abroad is one of the best ways students can acquire global skills..."

Volunteers For Peace: "Volunteering abroad can change the way you think about other cultures..."


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Jessica Silver-Sharp
Canada College Library

See for Yourself!

Views from abroad, info sessions you won't want to miss, and much more... 

Elizabeth Ramirez in Florence (2016)

Generation Study Abroad Voice Video Challenge: Highlights from the Winners:

Colette Ghunim

Devin Sommer