Academic Catalogs

Library (LIBR)

LIBR G1101 Unit (18 lecture hours)  
Information Competency and Library Research  

Grading Mode: Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course is designed to assist students in learning how to use traditional and electronic library resources and other research tools effectively for academic research and critical thinking. Classwork emphasizes applied experience with research planning, search strategies, critical evaluation of information, and documentation of sources following standard citation styles. Pass/No Pass. UC credit limitations: LIBR G110, LIBR G120 and LIBR G125 combined – maximum credit, 1 course.

LIBR G1201 Unit (18 lecture hours)  
Libraries And The Internet  

Grading Mode: Standard Letter, Pass/No Pass

Transfer Credit: CSU; UC.

This course introduces students to college level, online research, including how to locate, use, and evaluate information from the Internet. This course provides librarian guided study with student skills demonstration using library college research resources such as the GWC Library online databases and Internet resources such as online directories, virtual libraries, and search engines. Pass/No Pass. UC credit limitations: LIBR G110, LIBR G120 and LIBR G125 combined – maximum credit, 1 course.