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Library instruction for HST100 / Terri Barnes (SS)
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Instructor's Name: Terri Barnes Instructor e-mail: email@example.com Instructor's Phone: 503-234-9466 Instructor's Location: Rock Creek Refer to me as: Terri Preferred contact: phone Course no. or title: HST 100 Introduction to History Course CRN: 46514 # of students: max 35 ADA provisions needed: yes Preferred Date: 2012-10-08 Alternate Date: 2012-10-10 Preferred Time: 10:00 am Alternate Time: 10:30 am Duration: 80 If other: 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 methods and skills course for history students. I would like them to learn about research resources available in the library (both primary and secondary sources), as well as how to access instructor reserves. I would like them to get hands-on experience as a class in accessing scholarly articles in particular. I would also like instruction regarding the trusting (or not) of research sources available on the internet. Students will be able to (check all that apply): - Develop a search strategy based on their research topics (15 minutes) - Perform an efficient search of the library catalog for books and other materials (15 minutes) - Differentiate between scholarly journals and magazines (15 minutes) - Construct a query for journal, magazine, or newspaper articles and evaluate best choices in the results list (25 minutes) Other notes: Email to RC librarians: firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com, firstname.lastname@example.org