Would You Like To:
- Choose Paper Topics that Work?
- Become a Better Researcher?
- Find the Right Kind of Information for Your Needs?
- Find Quality Information Faster?
- Learn How to Evaluate Information?
- Sharpen Your Skills for Graduate School or Business?
Information Research (LIBR 100) is a one-credit course that addresses these questions. You will learn how to choose a database that is relevant to your research, how to search effectively in that database, and how to evaluate the sources that you have found.
Other topics covered include peer review, web evaluation, and using Google Scholar to determine the quality of scholarly articles.
The sections below will be open to all students:
- Monday, 12:10-1:00
- Tuesday, 3:10-4:00
- Tuesday, 4:10-5:00
- Wednesday, 11:10-12:10
- Wednesday, 12:10-1:10
- Thursday, 3:10-4:00
- Thursday, 4:10-5:00
- Saturday, 10:10-12:45 (meets for the first six Saturdays of the semester)