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Monday, November 19, 2012

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

WR 115 Tennyson *ke

Instructor's Name: Melissa Tennyson
Instructor e-mail: melissa.tennyson@pcc.edu
Instructor's Phone: 503-421-4696
Instructor's Location: Cascade
Refer to me as: Melissa
Preferred contact: e-mail
Course no. or title: WR 115
Course CRN: 40274
# of students: 27
ADA provisions needed: no
Preferred Date: 2012-11-19
Alternate Date: 2012-11-21
Preferred Time: 6:00 pm
Alternate Time: 6:30 pm
Duration: other minutes
If other: class meets from 6:00pm-7:50pm
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:
Argumentative Essay with 2-3 sources

problems with the public education system
for-profit schools
music therapy

(I will have a better sense of potential research topics in early November.)
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)
- Physically locate items and other resources (brief library tour ) (15
Other notes:

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