Library Science (LS)

LS S110 Library Resources and Information Literacy

1 credit (1+0)
Introduction to rapidly evolving online research methods and the principles of information retrieval and organization. Emphasis is on skills necessary for successful evaluation and use of virtual and physical library collections. Skills acquired are immediately relevant for other courses.

LS S111 Library Information Literacy for E-Learners

1 credit (1+0)
Introduction to rapidly evolving online research methods and the principles of information retrieval and organization. Designed for students without access to physical libraries; emphasis is on skills required to navigate the virtual library environment, and services for e-learners. Includes locating and evaluating information in e-book collections, article databases, and Internet resources. Skills acquired are immediately relevant for other courses.Requires access to a computer with Internet and e-mail.