About Us (HLC)


The Humanities Learning Commons provides lab space and collections of audio, video, and software programs that support the College of Humanities curriculum. The collection contains both analog and digital media as well as a growing number of online materials. The facilities include computer stations, audio and video equipment, international satellite viewing, a recording studio and small group study and testing rooms. Media equipment such as laptops, tablets, LCD projectors, video cameras, tripods, VCRs, DVD/blu-ray players, etc., can be checked out by both faculty and students for academic purposes. It is open to both BYU and public use as governed by the HLC policies.

1141 JFSB

Fall/Winter Semesters

Monday-Thursday: 7:45 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.

Spring/Summer Terms

Monday-Thursday: 7:45 a.m. to 8:00 p.m.
Friday: 7:45 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Saturday: 10:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


The HLC facility houses audio, video, textual, equipment, and computer resources supporting the College of Humanities. For your convenience, many audio and video files are available online with the appropriate authentication.

Rooms & Equipment

You can view our other classrooms online. If you would like to make a reservation, call the HLC desk at (801) 422-5424.  To check out equipment, come to the counter in 1141 JFSB.

Foreign Language Activity Commons

Looking for a fun hang-out or a quiet study spot? Need a little more space to work on a group project? The Foreign Language Activity Commons (FLAC) is just what you need.


New! Version 1.4.

Download the latest version of our Learning Web application. Use it to run NetRecorder, Thai 101 or German Phonetic programs from home. Click on the appropriate link:
Mac OS X
Installation and Setup Instructions.