Montgomery College 2020-2021 Catalog 
    
    Oct 31, 2020  
Montgomery College 2020-2021 Catalog
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LIBR 110 - Fundamentals of Library Research


An introduction to library research, including experience in analyzing and using various types of sources and research tools. Emphasis will be placed on developing techniques for effective research. Assessment Level(s): ENGL 101 /ENGL 011 , READ 120 . One hour each week. Formerly LR 110.

1 semester hour

Course Outcomes:
Upon course completion, a student will be able to:

  • Differentiate among the major types of information sources, such as scholarly and popular sources
  • Identify several information needs in relation to a given research topic
  • Develop a research strategy in relation to a given research topic
  • Find a variety of information sources to address information needs in relation to a given research topic
  • Explain how a source could be used to fulfill a specified information need
  • Cite sources using a standard citation style, such as MLA or APA
  • Describe a variety of ethical issues related to the use of information for academic purposes


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