SPRING 2016 LIBRARY CLASSES

LIBR 100: Introduction to Library Research (1 unit)
An introduction to library resources and research. Provides a practical, hands-on introduction to the library. Topics covered include formulating and refining a research question, library organization, using reference materials, searching the online catalog and databases, searching the Internet, evaluating Web sites, avoiding plagiarism, and citing sources. This course satisfies the Basic Information Competence requirement at SF State. This class also satisfies the Information Competency requirement at CSM - a graduation requirement for all CSM students with Fall 2010 or later catalog rights. Letter grade or Pass/No Pass grading. (CSU/UC transferable) 


ON CAMPUS CLASSES:

CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
43013 MW 1/20 - 3/16 2:10pm - 3:00pm 9-200 Jiaolan Renee Bu


ONLINE CLASSES:

CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
35472 By Arr 1/20 - 3/18 Online Online Teresa Morris
 
CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
43509 By Arr 3/20 - 5/27 Online Online Stephanie Roach
 

COMPLETE LIST OF LIBRARY CLASSES

LIBR 100 Introduction to Library Research (1 unit)
Offered on-campus, online and hybrid formats
An introduction to library resources and research. Provides a practical, hands-on introduction to the library. Topics covered include formulating and refining a research question, library organization, using reference materials, searching the online catalog and databases, searching the Internet, evaluating Web sites, avoiding plagiarism, and citing sources. This class satisfies the Information Competency requirement at CSM - a graduation requirement for all CSM students with Fall 2010 or later catalog rights. (CSU/UC transferable)

LIBR 680 Selected Topics (3 units)
Offered on-campus
A survey course exploring the various methods of managing, organizing and preserving various types of documents, records, photographs, digital media, and other materials for personal or professional uses.