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Monday, March 4, 2013

1 a.m. - 1:05 a.m.

WR 121 - Joe Rogers - 4pm at WC (BR)

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9 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.

Library instruction for WR 121 / James Maynard (SS)

Instructor name: James Maynard
Students refer to me as:
Instructor e-mail: james.maynard15@pcc.edu
Instructor phone:
Instructor location: Rock Creek
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course subject: Writing - WR
Course number: 121
Course CRN: 15668
Number of Students: 25
ADA provisions needed: no
Preferred Date: 2013-03-04
Preferred Time: 9:00 am
Alternate Date: 2013-03-06
Alternate Time: 9:00 am
Duration: 45Minutes
Do you need time to discuss non-library matters with your class on the day of
library instruction? No
If yes please specify:
Assignment description and sample topics:
The assignment is an Informative Synthesis, which is focusing on a specific
topic: higher education in America today. The students will have already read
two articles, both published in national journals. They will be looking to
get some helpful tips how to use the library databases to find LOCAL articles
about Oregon higher education.

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10:15 a.m. - 11 a.m.

Library instruction for WR 121 / Amy Forester (SS)

Instructor name: Amy Forester
Students refer to me as: Amy or Ms. Forester
Instructor e-mail: amy.forester@pcc.edu
Instructor phone: 9717227801
Instructor location: Rock Creek
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course subject: Writing - WR
Course number: 121
Course CRN: 18148
Number of Students: 27
ADA provisions needed: no
Preferred Date: 2013-02-27
Preferred Time: 11:00 am
Alternate Date: 2013-03-04
Alternate Time: 10:15 am
Duration: 40Minutes
Do you need time to discuss non-library matters with your class on the day of
library instruction? No
If yes please specify:
Assignment description and sample topics: Students are working on a research
paper that discusses a cause or effect. Students have chosen their own
topics, so they will all be different.
Upload class assignment and other relevant documents:
WR 121ArgueEssay.docx:
http://www.pcc.edu/library/sites/default/files/webform/assignments/WR%20121ArgueEssay.docx

What are your learning outcomes for this session? I would like a session like
the session Sara gave for my 121 last term. She showed students how to use
the online encyclopedias, databases, Google and Google Scholar, and how to
make hanging indents. She also showed them how to differentiate between
scholarly and popular sources.

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12 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.

Library instruction for WR 121 / Chris Jensen (RS)

*** no instruction needed - librarian to check in with students ***

Instructor's Name: Chris Jensen
Instructor e-mail: cjensen@pcc.edu
Instructor's Phone: x7362
Instructor's Location: Rock Creek
Refer to me as:
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course no. or title: WR 121
Course CRN: 17669
# of students: 27
ADA provisions needed:
Preferred Date: 2013-03-04
Alternate Date:
Preferred Time: 12:00 am
Alternate Time:
Duration: 110
If other:
Do you need time to discuss non-library matters with your class on the day of
library instruction?
If yes please specify:
Assignment description and sample topics: Independent research / follow-up
day for WR 121 - only "drive-by" service requested

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2 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

Library instruction for RD 115 / Michelle Robbins (PK)

Instructor name: Michelle Robbins
Students refer to me as: Michelle
Instructor e-mail: michelle.robbins@pcc.edu
Instructor phone:
Instructor location: Rock Creek
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course subject: Reading - RD
Course number: 115
Course CRN: 13153
Number of Students: 22
ADA provisions needed: no
Preferred Date: 2013-03-04
Preferred Time: 1:30 pm
Alternate Date: 2013-03-06
Alternate Time: 2:00 pm
Duration: 15Minutes
Do you need time to discuss non-library matters with your class on the day of
library instruction? No
If yes please specify:
Assignment description and sample topics:
This is a follow-up to our visit scheduled for 2/27 with Pam. I am not
looking for a lot of instruction, though some students may need a little
follow-up on their research questions. Other than that, a brief reminder on
how to begin their research should suffice, followed by lab time with a
librarian available to help with questions.

Upload class assignment and other relevant documents:
What are your learning outcomes for this session?
Other notes:
For 1:30 start time:
15 min instruction (but not required if librarians are busy)
60 min lab time
2:00 start time:
50 min lab time

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3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

RD 115 / Cheri Woods (no librarian)

No librarian needed.

Instructor name: Cheri Woods-Edwin
Students refer to me as: Cheri
Instructor e-mail: cheri.woodsedwin15@pcc.edu
Instructor phone: 503-608-2240
Instructor location: Rock Creek
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course subject: Developmental Education - DE
Course number: 115
Course CRN: 99999
Number of Students: 20
ADA provisions needed: no
Preferred Date: 2013-03-04
Preferred Time: 3:00 pm
Alternate Date:
Alternate Time:
Duration: 120Minutes
Do you need time to discuss non-library matters with your class on the day of
library instruction? No
If yes please specify:
Assignment description and sample topics:
Upload class assignment and other relevant documents:
What are your learning outcomes for this session?
Other notes: It would be great if a librarian could help us out that day with
final source lookups!
Email to RC librarians: pkessing@pcc.edu, robin.shapiro@pcc.edu,
sara.seely@pcc.edu

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Tuesday, March 5, 2013

8 a.m. - 9:50 a.m.

Library instruction for WR 121 / Chris Jensen (SS)

Instructor's Name: Chris Jensen
Instructor e-mail: cjensen@pcc.edu
Instructor's Phone: x7362
Instructor's Location: Rock Creek
Refer to me as:
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course no. or title: WR 121
Course CRN: 12112
# of students: 27
ADA provisions needed:
Preferred Date: 2013-03-05
Alternate Date:
Preferred Time: 8:00 am
Alternate Time:
Duration: 110
If other:
Do you need time to discuss non-library matters with your class on the day of
library instruction?
If yes please specify:
Assignment description and sample topics: Independent research / follow-up
day for WR 121 - only "drive-by" service requested
Students will be able to (check all that apply):

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10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Library instruction for WR 115 / Elizabeth Smith (SS)

Instructor name: Elizabeth Smith
Students refer to me as: Ms. Smith
Instructor e-mail: elizabeth.smith34@pcc.edu
Instructor phone: 971.722.7853
Instructor location: Rock Creek
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course subject: Writing - WR
Course number: 115
Course CRN: 17693
Number of Students: 25
ADA provisions needed: no
Preferred Date: 2013-03-05
Preferred Time: 10:00 am
Alternate Date: 2013-03-05
Alternate Time: 11:00 am
Duration: 60Minutes
Do you need time to discuss non-library matters with your class on the day of
library instruction? Yes
If yes please specify:
Assignment description and sample topics: I'm still figuring out the details,
but it will be a group research project.
Upload class assignment and other relevant documents:
What are your learning outcomes for this session?
Develop a search strategy based on their research topic
Perform an efficient search of the library catalog for books and other
materials
Other notes: I would like to use the library classroom (Rm 213) for this
instruction (3/5 from 10-12). I would also like to schedule the classroom
for 3/7 from 10-12 for further research with a drop-in from the research
librarian. Thanks very much.

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12 p.m. - 2 p.m.

WR121 / John Zackel

No librarian needed
john.zackel@pcc.edu

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7 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

CG course evaluations / Roxanne Chulufas

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Wednesday, March 6, 2013

1 a.m. - 1:05 a.m.

Pam, SY, Library Leadership, 9:30-11

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8:15 a.m. - 10 a.m.

WR 121 / Rebecca Larson

no librarian needed

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1 p.m. - 1:50 p.m.

Library instruction for WR 121 / James Maynard (PK)

Instructor name: James Maynard
Students refer to me as: James
Instructor e-mail: james.maynard15@pcc.edu
Instructor phone:
Instructor location: Rock Creek
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course subject: Writing - WR
Course number: 121
Course CRN: 17835
Number of Students: 27
ADA provisions needed: no
Preferred Date: 2013-03-04
Preferred Time: 1:00 pm
Alternate Date: 2013-03-06
Alternate Time: 1:00 pm
Duration: 45Minutes
Do you need time to discuss non-library matters with your class on the day of
library instruction? No
If yes please specify:
Assignment description and sample topics: The assignment is an Informative
Synthesis, which is focusing on a specific topic: higher education in America
today. The students will have already read two articles, both published in
national journals. They will be looking to get some helpful tips how to use
the library databases to find LOCAL articles about Oregon higher education.
Upload class assignment and other relevant documents:
Essay 4 - Informative Synthesis.doc:
http://www.pcc.edu/library/sites/default/files/webform/assignments/Essay%204%20-%20Informative%20Synthesis_0.doc

What are your learning outcomes for this session?
Become orientated with online resources available at the Rock Creek library

Construct a query for journal, magazine, or newspaper articles and evaluate
best choices in the results list.

Other notes:
Let me know if you have any questions. I'd like to meet earlier if possible,
perhaps this week, just so I know what to expect. This is my first semester
teaching at PCC and I'd like to get oriented as well.

Posted by: Library Web Event


2:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Library instruction for WR 115 / Amy Forester (SS)

Instructor name: Amy Forester
Students refer to me as: Amy or Ms. Forester
Instructor e-mail: amy.forester@pcc.edu
Instructor phone: 9717227801
Instructor location: Rock Creek
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course subject: Writing - WR
Course number: 115
Course CRN: 18140
Number of Students: 25
ADA provisions needed: no
Preferred Date: 2013-03-06
Preferred Time: 2:15 pm
Alternate Date:
Alternate Time:
Duration: 30Minutes
Do you need time to discuss non-library matters with your class on the day of
library instruction? No
If yes please specify:
Assignment description and sample topics: Students are adding two sources to
a revised essay or writing a new essay based on the seed of an idea in a
previously written essay. Each student will have a different topic, and some
will use research to help them decide between two or more ideas.
Upload class assignment and other relevant documents:
What are your learning outcomes for this session? I would like students to
learn how to use some of the basic features of the library and the library
website. I would also like them to learn how to sift through results to find
the most useful sources.

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Thursday, March 7, 2013

10 a.m. - 12 p.m.

Library instruction for WR 115 / Elizabeth Smith (SS)

Research day

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1 p.m. - 2:15 p.m.

Library instruction for RD 90/Fierman (RS)

Instructor's Name: Danica Fierman
Students refer to me as: Danica
Instructor e-mail: danica.fierman15@pcc.edu
Instructor's Phone: 971-722-7643
Instructor's Location: Rock Creek
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course no. or title: RD 90
Course CRN: 13982
# of students: up to 25
ADA provisions needed:
Preferred Date: 2013-02-14
Alternate Date: 2013-02-21
Preferred Time: 1:00 pm
Alternate Time: 1:30 pm
Duration: 80
If other:
Do you need time to discuss non-library matters with your class on the day of
library instruction? Yes
If yes please specify: About 5 minutes to go over assignments
Assignment description and sample topics: Exploring a variety of sources of
information. Practicing making connections between them and evaluating for
credibility and bias.
Students will be able to (check all that apply):
- Develop a search strategy based on their research topics (15 minutes)
- Construct a query for journal, magazine, or newspaper articles and
evaluate best choices in the results list (25 minutes)

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2:15 p.m. - 3:45 p.m.

Library instruction for WR 115 / Amy Forester (SS)

Instructor name: Amy Forester
Students refer to me as: Amy or Ms. Forester
Instructor e-mail: amy.forester@pcc.edu
Instructor phone: 9717227801
Instructor location: Rock Creek
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course subject: Writing - WR
Course number: 115
Course CRN: 11867
Number of Students: 25
ADA provisions needed: no
Preferred Date: 2013-03-07
Preferred Time: 2:15 pm
Alternate Date: 2013-03-05
Alternate Time: 2:15 pm
Duration: 30Minutes
Do you need time to discuss non-library matters with your class on the day of
library instruction? No
If yes please specify:
Assignment description and sample topics: Students are working on finding two
sources to use for an essay they are either revising or totally recreating.
Many of them have no experience with the library. Students all have different
topics.
Upload class assignment and other relevant documents:
What are your learning outcomes for this session? I would like students to
learn how to use some of the basic features of the library and the library
website. I would also like them to learn how to sift through results to find
the most useful sources.

Posted by: Library Web Event


6 p.m. - 7:40 p.m.

Library instruction for WR 121 / Chad Helder (RS)

Instructor name: Chad Helder
Students refer to me as: Chad
Instructor e-mail: chad.helder@pcc.edu
Instructor phone: 360-920-1384
Instructor location: Rock Creek
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course subject: Writing - WR
Course number: 121
Course CRN: 13934
Number of Students: 25
ADA provisions needed: no
Preferred Date: 2013-03-07
Preferred Time: 6:00 pm
Alternate Date:
Alternate Time:
Duration: 100Minutes
Do you need time to discuss non-library matters with your class on the day of
library instruction? Yes
If yes please specify: Student Evaluations
Assignment description and sample topics:
Online library survey.
Online student evaluations.
Additional research for essay with Opposing Viewpoints, CQ Researcher, and
EBSCOhost.
Familiarize students with MLA tools on library resource page for writing.
Upload class assignment and other relevant documents:
What are your learning outcomes for this session?
Develop a search strategy based on their research topic
Perform an efficient search of the library catalog for books and other
materials
Differentiate between scholarly journals and magazines
Other notes:
Email to RC librarians: pkessing@pcc.edu, robin.shapiro@pcc.edu,
sara.seely@pcc.edu

Posted by: Library Web Event


Monday, March 11, 2013

2 p.m. - 2:50 p.m.

RD 115 / Michelle Robbins

no librarian needed

Posted by: Library Web Event


6 p.m. - 7:50 p.m.

WR 122 in-library lab

Posted by: Lisa Garcia Stiffler


Wednesday, March 13, 2013

8:15 a.m. - 10 a.m.

WR 121 / Rebecca Larson

no librarian needed

Posted by: Library Web Event