Skip to main content
It looks like you're using Internet Explorer 11 or older. This website works best with modern browsers such as the latest versions of Chrome, Firefox, Safari, and Edge. If you continue with this browser, you may see unexpected results.

LIS 1001 Fall 2014: Calendar

For use with the classes taught by Librarians

Course Calendar

Important Dates During the Semester

 

August -25
Orientation Session. You will be given the course syllabus.
Discussion on the Library layout, policies and procedures.

August - 27    How to locate books  and ebooks using the library’s online catalog.

September - 3   Using other community college and local Library catalogs.

September  8 - Searching for “other” media in our catalog.   

September - 10  - Work on the online catalog assignment.

  
September - 15-17 Using indexes to locate periodicals using the Gale Suite of  Electronic
Databases.                                      

September- 22 -24   Learn more about  subject specific specific databases. Psychology databases.

September -29  Work on the online database assignment.

October1-6   Introduce Reference Books as Resources.  Psychology Reference books.

October 8  Midterm exam.  


October 13-15  -Internet Research, search engines, web page evaluation.  Psychology Web Sites.

October20-22-  Copyright, Quoting vs paraphrasing and Plagiarism

October 27-29 -     Work on the Internet/Reference Assignment.

November 3-5    The research paper. Introduce citation styles.

November 10-12   Citing books, periodicals and electronic resources using  APA style.

November 17- 19  -  Choose topics for final research project.

November 24 -  Work on Final projects.

November 26 Take an extra day off for Thanksgiving!

December 1-3  Discussion and consultation on project.

December 8-10   “Wrap up” for Final Exam  and  hand out Take Home Final Exam

Dercember 15-17   Final exam and projects are due.