Spring 2015 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) 


IN PERSON CLASSES:

CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
43013 MW 1/26-3/18 12:10pm - 1:00pm 9-200 Stephanie Roach
 
CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
42568 TuTh 3/31 - 5/21 11:10am - 12:00pm 9-200 Jiaolan Renee Bu


HYBRID CLASSES:

Hybrid Classes have one or more on-campus meetings scheduled to meet in the Library Classroom; the rest of each class is Online*

CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
44502 By Arr 1/26 - 3/30 6:00pm - 7:00pm* 9-200 Lisa Velarde
*One mandatory on-campus meeting for this section will take place on January 26 from 6:00pm - 7:00pm
 
CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
44501 By Arr 3/30 - 5/20 1:10pm - 2:00pm* 9-200 Teresa Morris
*Four mandatory on-campus meetings for this section will take place on the following days and time: Monday, March 30 ~ 1:10pm - 2:00pm; Wednesday, April 1 ~ 1:10pm - 2:00pm; Monday, April 6 ~ 1:10pm - 2:00pm; and Wednesday, April 8 ~ 1:10pm - 2:00pm


ONLINE CLASS:

CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
35472 By Arr 1/28 - 3/18 Online Online Lia Thomas
 
CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
43509 By Arr 4/4 - 5/30 Online Online Mark Fink

FALL 2014 LIBRARY CLASSES

IN PERSON CLASSES:

CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
92304 MW 8/18-10/15 3:10pm - 4:00pm 9-200 Lisa Velarde
 
CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
91678 TuTh 10/14-12/11 9:10am - 10:00am 9-200 Teresa Morris


HYBRID CLASSES:

Hybrid Classes have one or more on-campus meetings scheduled to meet in the Library Classroom; the rest of each class is Online*

CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
93880 By Arr 10/16 - 12/18 6:00pm - 7:00pm* 9-200 Kalina Tabatt
*Mandatory on-campus meeting for this section will take place Thursday, October 16th from 6:00pm-7:00pm


ONLINE CLASS:

CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
94638 By Arr 8/20 - 10/08 Online Online Kalina Tabatt
 
CRN Day of Week Dates Time Location Instructor
93315 By Arr 10/20 - 12/15 Online Online Michele Alaniz

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.