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Courses

LSP 1101 Research Strategies

Course description

The digital revolution has made an enormous amount of information available to research scholars, but discovering resources and using them effectively can be challenging. This course introduces students with research interests in Latino and Africana Studies to search strategies and methods for finding materials in various formats (e.g., digital, film, and print) using information databases such as the library catalog, print and electronic indexes, and the World Wide Web. Instructors provide equal time for lecture and hands-on learning. Topics include government documents, statistics, subject-specific online databases, social sciences, the humanities, and electronic citation management.

Classes

LSP 1101 001-LEC On-campus 6-week session

Number:TBA
Session:6-week session
Class dates:June 24-August 6, 2019
Exam dates:Will be provided by instructor (see Final exams)
Days/times:TR 11:30 AM - 12:30 PM Olin Library 106G
Credit:1
Grade:Graded
Instructor:TBA
Max. enroll:7
Restrictions:Primarily intended for PSP (pre-freshman summer students)
To enroll:Enroll online or submit a paper enrollment form. Enroll now.
Related:Cross-listed with ASRC 1900 001-LEC

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