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Learn more about the Smarthinking resource available to SJR State students. Smarthinking is an academic online tutoring service, provided by Pearson Education, that offers students on-demand support from tutors in over 25 subjects

What is Smarthinking?

With Smarthinking, students experience online tutoring that’s fast, simple, and convenient. Smarthinking is FREE for current SJR State students.

Students can connect on-demand with an expert tutor for a drop-in session 24 hours a day, schedule an appointment in advance, submit writing for detailed review, or ask a question offline.

Smarthinking Hours of Service

Live on-demand academic support
24 hours a day, 7 days a week


Basic Math Skills, Algebra, Liberal Arts Math, Geometry, Trigonometry, Single Variable Calculus, Statistics, Math in Spanish (Math en Español)


Essay Review, Writing for All Subjects, Job Search & Career Writing, Research & Documentation, Reading, Spanish


General Chemistry, Physics, Biology, Introductory Human A&P, Organic Chemistry


Introductory Accounting, Introductory Microeconomics, Introductory Macroeconomics, Introductory Finance, Intermediate Accounting, Cost Accounting

Computers & Technology

Adobe Illustrator, Adobe InDesign, Adobe Photoshop, C++, C#, CSS & HTML, Intro to Computer Science, JavaScript, MS Access, MS Excel, MS PowerPoint, MS Word, OS Linux, OS Windows 7/10, PHP, Python, SQL


Live on-demand support for Nursing & Allied Health

Medical-Surgical Nursing, Nursing Care Plans, Nursing Pathophysiology, Nursing Pharmacology, Nursing A&P, OB/GYN, Pediatrics, Oncology, Geriatrics, Mental Health & Psychiatric Nursing, Nursing Administration, Medical Assisting, Medical Terminology, Allied Health A&P, Allied Health Pharmacology

Eastern Time: Sunday – Thursday, 8 p.m.–12 a.m.
Central Time: Sunday – Thursday, 7 p.m.–11 p.m.
Mountain Time: Sunday – Thursday, 6 p.m.–10 p.m.
Pacific Time: Sunday – Thursday, 5 p.m.–9 p.m.

Need Help with Smarthinking?

For help using Smarthinking, please contact your campus Academic Support Coordinator.

Palatka: Timothy Smith

Orange Park: Michelle Mancil

St. Augustine: Sarah Taylor

How to Access Smarthinking

1. First, go to and select MySJRstate in the top right corner.

2. Click the log on option.

3. Log on using your MySJRstate student login.

4. Locate the student tab.

5. Hover your mouse over the student tab to reveal the drop down menu. Find Smarthinking and click on it.

6. You will see a transitional message.

7. A page about internet browsers will appear. Click the option to continue.

8. Once Smarthinking opens, you can choose from the resources available. If you experience any issues contact the library for assistance.