2016-2017 Library & Info Studies

Library & Info Studies Courses


Research Strategies for College Students

This course is designed to develop the skills needed to use the Internet as a research tool. The course focuses on methods of accessing relevant information resources through the Internet including books, journals, newspapers, government documents, deep Web media, and other research materials using online library catalogs and databases. Students will learn to create search strategies and retrieve, evaluate, and cite Internet resources.

Credit hours: 1
Lecture hours: 1


COOP/Work Experience/Library Science

1-3 crs. Cooperative Education courses may be taken toward completion of most of the Associate in Arts and Associate in Science degree programs. A maximum of six credit hours may be used in meeting the A.A. degree requirements. Prerequisite: Minimum of 2.0 GPA, meet with the co-op coordinator, and availability of co-op work experience slot. Supervised, practical work experience that seeks to combine theories and apply practical skills to projects in the student’s major field of study. Requirements include online weekly, mid-term, and end-of-term reflection assignments.

Credit hours: 1
Other hours: 1