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Library & Information Science Courses

LIS 85, 2 Units

Introduction to Information Resources

2 hours lecture (GR or P/NP). Recommended Preparation: BUS 219 or CIS 1, 200, or 205 and ENGL 201A, or 264A, or appropriate placement through multiple measures assessment process. Acceptable for credit: UC/CSU

Introduction to the basic concepts and tools used in information research: Emphasis on how to develop a research topic, find, locate, evaluate and use information; search strategies for print and online resources including reference books, catalogs, indexes, specialized databases and the Internet.

(Source: 2017-2019 Berkeley City College Catalog)