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Humboldt County Office of Education: About the Humboldt Educational Resource Center

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About HERC

The Humboldt Educational Resource Center (HERC) operates in partnership with local districts to provide both public access and contract-based services to support student learning across Humboldt County.

Teacher Center

Self-service, nominal-cost access to laminators, copiers, die cutting, book binding, button making and select educational supplies for purchase

Learning Resources Display Center

One of 22 locations at which State-adopted instructional materials for grades K-8 are available for preview and evaluation

Learning Resource (Library/Media) and Instructional Technology Contracts

  • Circulating collections – books, teacher resources, media, equipment
  • Online resource subscriptions
  • Courier service
  • Support and training

Instructional Technology Assistance

Assessments, information, referrals and facilitated activities including video conferences with State Parks PORTS programs.

Hours & Info

SCHOOL YEAR:
8:30 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. weekdays
(except holidays – see below)

SUMMER:
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.
Monday-Thursday

Other times by arrangement.

THANKSGIVING BREAK:
Open: Mon. – Tues., Nov. 20-21
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

WINTER BREAK:
Open: Tues. – Fri., Jan. 2-5
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

PRESIDENT’S WEEK:
Open: Wed. – Fri., Feb. 21-23
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.

SPRING BREAK:
Open: Mon. – Fri., April 16-20
8:30 a.m. – 3:30 p.m.