The faculty librarians at Metropolitan State University teach multiple sections of Information Studies 115 each semester. Students earn two GELS credits for the eight week course that covers the basics of library research, source evaluation, critical thinking, Web searching, and citations. Students frequently report that this class is extremely valuable and makes the research process much easier and more effective for future classes.
INFS 315 - Searching for Information
This course, taught by faculty members from library as well as other disciplines, is offered in multiple sections each semester. Students with a basic foundation of research skills are able expand, refine, and hone their skills as well as study a variety of topics related to information, and how these issues impact our society and the world. Some sections of this course are taught with a special topic; please see a librarian for more information.
The librarians may be able to provide in-class presentations or instruction for courses, although this is limited to specific research courses within each major. For more information, faculty members can consult the library liaison for their discipline.