Archive for February, 2011

March 9th

Wednesday, February 23rd, 2011

For this class, we will talk about Library Catalogs.

We are meeting in the classroom and it would be helpful if you brought your laptops to follow along.

Reminder: The Catalog Exercise is due on March 16th.

February 23rd

Wednesday, February 16th, 2011

For this class, we will talk about reference resources and search basics.

Reminder: Please be looking for book resources that will have relevant information for your Wikipedia page.  Come see me if you need help!

Reminder: Blackboard midterm is available now and is due by midnight on February 25th.  It appears in the Assignments section.

February 16th

Wednesday, February 9th, 2011

For this class, we will talk about classification and organization.

February 9th

Wednesday, February 2nd, 2011

To prepare for our Feb. 9th class on Library Basics, please:

  • Read this article: Gayton, Jeffrey T.  Academic Libraries: “Social” or “Communal?” The Nature and Future of Academic Libraries.  The Journal of Academic Librarianship, 34(1), 60-66.  There is a copy on reserve or you can find it online.  Use the Journal Finder on the library homepage and type in the name of the journal.  We will discuss it in class.
  • REMINDER: Your topic submission is due!