Library (LIB)

LIB 110

SIMPLIFIED RESEARCH: PRINT AND ELECTRONIC

1 UNIT

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Recommended Preparation: RDG 158 or the equivalent skill level as determined by the Southwestern College Reading Assessment or equivalent.

Lecture 1 hour, laboratory 0.50 hours

Offered: ALL

Introduces library resources in both print and non-print forms. Focuses on research in the college library as well as design and implementation of research strategies. [D; CSU; UC]

LIB 151

RESEARCH USING THE INTERNET

1 UNIT

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Recommended Preparation: CIS 150 or equivalent.

Lecture 1 hour, laboratory 0.50 hours

Offered: ALL

Focuses on the Internet and World Wide Web as a research tool. Course content includes effective and efficient use of search engines, evaluation techniques for web resources, and MLA/APA citation formats for web resources. Emphasizes the development of Internet search strategies and how to evaluate sources. [D; CSU] (Same as: CIS 151)

LIB 299

INDEPENDENT STUDY

1-3 UNITS

Pass/No Pass or Grade is Allowed

Limitation on Enrollment: Eligibility for independent study.

Lecture 3 hours

Offered: ALL

Individual study or research in some area of library science of particular interest to the student and not included in regular courses of the college. [D; CSU]