ERIC Number: ED108670
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1975
Reference Count: 0
Handbook for English 48; Introduction to Library Research and Bibliography.
Rominger, Carol A., Ed.
A handbook has been produced at the University of California at Davis (UCD) for an English course titled "Introduction to Library Research and Bibliography." The course includes a term project, practical assignments, and eight lectures: (1) introduction to the library; (2) card catalog; (3) reference works; (4) serials, indexes, and abstracts; (5) government documents; (6) bibliographies; (7) research strategies, review sources, and evaluation of materials; and (8) maps, microforms, and automation. Objectives for the student include familiarizing himself with UCD's resources, increasing competence in information location techniques, developing a systematic method of research, and learning the principles and forms of documentation. Students also learn about library history, organization, procedures, and terminology. (LS)
Publication Type: Guides - General
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: California Univ., Davis. Univ. Library.