Library & Information Studies 100
Library Research Fundamentals
This 1-unit course is transferable to CSU/UC and offered either online or in a face-to-face format.
This course is designed to teach students basic college-level research skills for effective use of traditional and electronic library resources. Instruction includes print and non-print information sources such as reference books, scholarly material, online subscription databases and the Internet. Students will visit a library to complete hands-on
Library & Information Studies 103
Advanced Internet Research
This 1-unit course is transferable to CSU and offered online.
This course focuses on library research strategies for effectively locating and evaluating information on the Internet. Core topics are designing and performing successful search strategies, evaluating online information using critical thinking skills, identifying the ethical and legal aspects of using online sources, and citing sources using a standard documentation style.