GLENDALE COMMUNITY COLLEGE

Home Sitemap

Class Schedule/Calendar   Online Classes   Employment   Library   News Releases   Faculty/Staff Search

LIB 190 - 1.00 - INTRODUCTION TO BASIC RESEARCH SKILLS

Description: Library 190 introduces students to the skills of basic researching, including the effective use of library resources and services. Students learn fundamental techniques for locating, evaluating, and organizing information to be used in research papers, as well as how to correctly format source citations. Topics covered include: information cycle and timeline; comparing, contrasting, and selecting library and open web resources; types and characteristics of information sources; effective information research planning; search techniques, evaluation criteria, citation formatting, and plagiarism. Note: Students completing Library 191, Library 190, and/or Library 101 will receive a maximum of two units of credit. Transfer Credit: CSU
Recommended preparation: Eligibility for ENGL 120 or ESL 151.
TicketTypeDaysHoursRoomInstructorNoteBooks
2944LECW10:05am-12:10pmLB313CHIN , SUSIE(1st 8 Week Class) CLOSEDView
2945LECT04:10pm-05:15pmLB313GETTY , NANCY(2nd 8 Week Class)View
 LECTH04:10pm-05:00pmLB313GETTY , NANCY--
2945 Note: Fast-Track College Prep English is a one-semester, 14-unit learning community with four components: Writing Workshop, Composition, and Reading (ENGL 199); Foundations of Critical Thinking Skills for Success in College English (ENGL 193); Intermediate Academic Reading (ENGL 190); and Basic Research Skills (LIB 190). This program is designed to allow you to complete two developmental English courses (ENGL 191 and ENGL 120) in one semester along with a basic research skills course. You MUST be registered in ENGL 199 Ticket #1437 in order to register for this course. LIB 190 Ticket #2945 must be taken concurrently with ENGL 199, Ticket #1437.
2947LECT01:40pm-02:45pmLB313CHIN , SUSIE(2nd 8 Week Class) CLOSEDView
 LECTH01:40pm-02:30pmLB313CHIN , SUSIE--
2947 Note: Fast Track ESL is a one-semester 12-unit learning community with four components: Grammar and Writing IV (ESL 141), Reading and Vocabulary IV (ESL 146), Reading and Writing V (ESL 151), and Research Skills (LIB 190). This program is designed to allow you to complete three ESL courses in one semester along with a basic research skills course. You MUST be registered in ESL 151 Ticket #1469 in order to register for this course. LIB 190 Ticket #2947 must be taken concurrently with ESL 151 Ticket #1469.

LIB 191 - 2.00 - INTRODUCTION TO INFORMATION COMPETENCY

Description: Library 191 is designed to teach and strengthen lifelong research and information competency skills by introducing students to the nature of research and the role of the library in the research process. Students learn the core concepts of information retrieval and essential techniques for finding, evaluating, analyzing, organizing, and presenting information. The topics covered include: using online catalogs to locate books and other library resources; developing research strategies; exercising critical thinking to evaluate information; applying critical and search techniques to electronic databases; understanding citation formats and using the internet as a research tool. Transfer Credit: CSU, UC
Recommended preparation: Eligibility for ENGL 101.
TicketTypeDaysHoursRoomInstructorNoteBooks
3860LECW05:10pm-07:15pmLB313SULLIVAN , PATRICIA CLOSEDView

 

2014 Glendale Community College     Webmaster