LIBR 307 Medical Information Resources .5 Unit
Advisory: ENGWR 101 (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.
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.
Schedule: Other Term, Mar 14-May 20
Sa 09:00AM-11:50AM LEC J.Howe SCC MAIN LRC 220 17873 Textbook
TBA TBA LEC J.Howe TBA TBA 17873 Textbook
One meeting only - March 14, 2015, 9:00am - 11:50am in LRC 220. 3 hours of class time - the rest of the class content will be taught online.
LIBR 325 Internet Research Skills 3 Units
Same As: LIBT 325
Advisory: ENGRD 310 (Prose Analysis and Interpretation) and ENGWR 101 (College Writing); or ESLR 320 (Intermediate High Reading) and ESLW 320 (Advanced-Low Writing) 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 of Internet technologies in libraries. The Internet seeking and evaluation skills learned in this class are critical for 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, Jan 17-May 20
TBA TBA LEC S.Buchanan-Cello SCC MAIN Online 18065 Textbook
Online Class. Students must attend an orientation session on the SCC Main Campus on Wednesday, January 21, 2015 from 6:00pm - 8:00pm in LRC 220.
Spring 2015 Class Schedule
Updated: October 31, 2014