(lib) Library Skills Courses


(3 credits)  LIB 101 - The Library / Media Center: an Introduction
Corequisite: ENG 101
Explores the range of materials and services available in libraries for lifelong learning along with the operation and organization of libraries and information centers. Provides practical experience in using basic resources and new technologies. 3 lecture hours

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(1 credit)  LIB 103 - Introduction to Academic Research
Prerequisite: eligibility for placement in ENG 101
Basic principles of scholarly research and inquiry. Focuses on information literacy skills needed for developing effective search processes and critical evaluation of academic resources, plus the ethical use of information. Students are introduced to multi-disciplinary resources includimg periodical databases, books, e-books, multi-media, reference sources, and web-based information. 1 lecture / 1 laboratory hours

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