Fall 2011 Class Schedule (SCC)



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LIBR 307    Medical Information Resources    .5 Units

Prerequisite: None
Advisory: ENGWR 100 and ENGRD 310; or ESLW 320 and ESLR 320 with grades of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process. Basic familiarity with computers is recommended for this course.
Course Transferable to CSU
Hours: 9 hours LEC
Description: This hands-on course will explore print and electronic sources of medical information. It is designed for people working in libraries with medical resources or individuals interested in the medical field. This course may be taken twice for credit based on significant changes in online and print resources.

Schedule: Other Term, Oct 15-Oct 15
Sa        09:00AM-11:50AM LEC J.Howe               SCC MAIN LRC 220         29747 
Textbook
NEW SECTION - 29747 - as of 07/18/11
Hybrid Class
One meeting only - October 15, 2011. Three hours of class time - the rest of the class content will be taught online.



LIBR 318    Library Research and Information Literacy    1 Unit

Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 100 (College Writing) and ENGRD 310 (Prose Analysis and Interpretation); or ESLW 320 (Advanced-Low Writing) and ESLR 320 (Advanced-Low Reading) with grades of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process. Basic familiarity with computers is recommended for this course.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 18 hours LEC
Description: This course provides the information competency skills necessary to conduct academic or personal research. It offers a step-by-step guide to the research process that is applicable to term papers, course work, and life-long learning.

Schedule: Eight Week - First, Aug 20-Oct 14
TBA       TBA             LEC N.Woolley            SCC MAIN Online          25946 
Textbook
NEW SECTION - 25946 - as of 07/18/11
Online Class. Students must attend an orientation session on the SCC Main Campus on Saturday, August 20, 2011, 1:00pm - 3:00pm in LIH 103.

TBA       TBA             LEC N.Woolley            Off Campus Online        29744 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 29744 - as of 07/18/11
Online Class. This section is intended for students registering through the Davis Center, 1909 Galileo Court, Davis. Students must attend an orientation session on the SCC Main Campus on Saturday, August 20, 2011, 1:00pm - 3:00pm in LIH 103.

TBA       TBA             LEC N.Woolley            Off Campus Online        29745 Textbook
NEW SECTION - 29745 - as of 07/18/11
Online Class. This section is intended for students registering through the West Sacramento Center, 1115 West Capitol Avenue, West Sacramento. Students must attend an orientation session on the SCC Main Campus on Saturday, August 20, 2011, 1:00pm - 3:00pm in LIH 103.



LIBR 325    Internet Research Skills    3 Units

Same As: LIBT 325
Prerequisite: None.
Advisory: ENGWR 100 (College Writing) and ENGRD 310 (Prose Analysis and Interpretation); or ESLW 320 (Advanced-Low Writing) and ESLR 320 (Intermediate High Reading) with grades of "C" or better; or placement through the assessment process. Basic familiarity with computers is recommended for this course.
General Education: AA/AS Area III(b)
Course Transferable to UC/CSU
Hours: 54 hours LEC
Description: This course is an introductory survey to the content, use, and the evaluation of electronic information sources. Emphasis is placed on the effective use of the Internet as a research tool. This course covers free Internet search tools as well as subscription databases. Communication services such as email, groups, and blogs are also studied as are emerging services and technologies as appropriate. Searching strategies are covered as are techniques for selecting appropriate search tools for different research needs. Historical and social issues surrounding the Internet are also discussed. This course will also discuss the use Internet technologies in libraries. The Internet seeking and evaluation skills learned in this class are critical to anyone who is seeking employment in a library setting. Credit may be awarded for LIBR 325 or LIBT 325, but not for both.

Schedule: Full Term, Aug 20-Dec 15
TBA       TBA             LEC P.Posz               SCC MAIN Online          25948 
Textbook
Online Class. Mandatory Orientation Meeting - Monday, August 22, 2011, 6:00pm - 8:00pm in LRC 220 on the SCC Main Campus.



Fall 2011 Class Schedule

Updated: December 20, 2011