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Library Information Studies Courses

Library Information Studies Courses

Selected Topics in Library Information Studies

Course Number: LIS 48GA-MZ
Units: .5-5

Class: 0-5 hours lecture, 0-15 hours laboratory
(GR or P/NP)
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC◆
See section on Selected Topics. 1699.00

 

Introduction to Library Research

Course Number: LIS 80
Unit: 1

Class: 1 hour lecture (GR or P/NP)
Recommended preparation BUS 219 or CIS 205 and ENGL 201A Students must be able to communicate in written English. Student must be able to navigate the Internet and communicate via email.
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC

Basic research skills Introduction to concepts and skills necessary to conduct college-level research using electronic databases, book catalogs, and the Internet. Concurrent enrollment in a course with a research assignment is recommended. 1699.00 AA/AS area 4c

 

Introduction to Information Resources

Course Number: LIS 85
Units: 2

Class: 2 hours lecture (GR or P/NP)
Prerequisite BUS 219
Recommended preparation ENGL 201A or appropriate placement through multiple-measures assessment, and CIS 1 or CIS 205
Acceptable for credit: CSU, UC

Description: Explores the concepts, processes, and tools used in information research: Emphasis on how to develop a research topic and nd, locate, evaluate, and use information; search strategies for print and online resources including reference books, catalog, indexes, specialized databases, and the Internet 1699 00 AA/AS area 4c

 

Library Skills for College Students

Course Number: LIS 200
Unit: 1

Class: 1 hour lecture (P/NP)
Recommended preparation CIS 1 or CIS 205 or B S 219

Description: Introduction to the college library Emphasis on finding, evaluating, using, and citing books, journal articles, and websites for classroom assignments. 1699.00
AA/AS area 4c

 

Selected Topics in Library Information Studies

Course Number: LIS 248GA-MZ
Units: .5-5

Class: 0-5 hours lecture, 0-15 hours laboratory
(GR or P/NP)
See section on Selected Topics. 1699.00