2020 Courses

Course description

The digital revolution has made an enormous amount of information available to research scholars, but discovering resources and using them effectively can be challenging. This course introduces students with research interests in Latino and Africana Studies to search strategies and methods for finding materials in various formats (e.g., digital, film, and print) using information databases such as the library catalog, print and electronic indexes, and the World Wide Web. Instructors provide equal time for lecture and hands-on learning. Topics include government documents, statistics, subject-specific online databases, social sciences, the humanities, and electronic citation management.

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Previously offered classes

Summer 2019: Ithaca campus

Section ID:LSP 1101 001-LEC
Number:1153
Session:6-week Summer session
Class dates:June 24-August 6, 2019
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Time / room:TR 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM / Olin Library 106G
Credit:1
Grade:Graded
Instructor:Acree, E. (ea18)
Max. enroll:7
Restrictions:Primarily intended for PSP (pre-freshman summer students)
Related:Cross-listed with ASRC 1900 001-LEC