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Wednesday, November 21, 2012

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

Library instruction for WR 122 / Andy Zboralski (RS)

Instructor's Name: Andy Zboralski
Instructor e-mail: andrew.zboralski@pcc.edu
Instructor's Phone: 503-317-9135
Instructor's Location: Rock Creek
Refer to me as: Andy
Preferred contact:
Course no. or title: Writing 122
Course CRN:
# of students: 26
ADA provisions needed: no
Preferred Date: 2012-11-21
Alternate Date: 2012-11-26
Preferred Time: 12:15 pm
Alternate Time: 1:00 am
Duration: 50
If other: Or less: I would like to have the students in a room with computers
to find professional sources for their essays.
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 students are writing a proposal
essay that begins with a global or national focus, and the essay concludes
with a local focus. The topics are chosen by the students and approved by me.
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)

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