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Tuesday, November 13, 2012

12 p.m. - 1:20 p.m.

Library instruction for RD 115 / Fierman (SS)

Instructor's Name: Danica Fierman
Instructor e-mail: danica.fierman15@pcc.edu
Instructor's Phone: 9717227643
Instructor's Location: Rock Creek
Refer to me as: Danica
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course no. or title: College Reading
Course CRN: 43912
# of students: 25
ADA provisions needed:
Preferred Date: 2012-11-13
Alternate Date: 2012-11-15
Preferred Time: 12:00 pm
Alternate Time: 1:00 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: Just about 5 minutes to collect assignments and
overview next class
Assignment description and sample topics: Students will be embarking on their
Information Literacy project. They will be clarifying topics and working on
focusing their questions about the topic. They will also be asked to
determine credibility of sources and the relevance of sources to their
Students will be able to (check all that apply):
- Develop a search strategy based on their research topics (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: pkessing@pcc.edu, robin.shapiro@pcc.edu,

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