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Instruction Services: Library Science Courses

This guide contains information regarding requesting a library orientation, workshops, Library Science courses, and additional instructional materials.

LS101 Students with the Education Suite Mural

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Library Science 101

Library Science 101: Library Research Methods

  • 1 Credit
  • UC and CSU transferable
  • May be offered face-to-face, online, and hybrid depending on the semester

Students learn to conduct research using the library's print and electronic resources, to distinguish between academic and popular sources, to develop research and organizational strategies for research assignments, to apply citation rules to their assignments, and  to understand the basic requirements of copyright law and acedmic integrity.

Check ELAC's current schedule of classes to see LS101 offerings.