PART-TIME | WINNIPEG LOCATIONS LIBIP-DP Library and Information Technology

Courses and Descriptions

LIBR-1046Introduction to Reference

You will be introduced to the reference process with emphasis on both print and electronic sources used to answer ready reference questions. Types of sources include encyclopedias, dictionaries, directories, almanacs, periodical indexes, yearbooks and bibliographies. You will also learn how to conduct an reference interview. Basic bibliographic instruction and the creation of subject bibliographies and pathfinders are covered. You will learn interlibrary loan procedures and other methods of document delivery. Specialized services in various types of libraries are discussed.


Textbooks and Booklists

Students enrolling in Part-Time and Online Education courses may be required to purchase textbooks and materials at participating Campus Store locations or online at Student booklists will be available approximately 3 weeks prior to scheduled course start dates. Please ensure materials are purchased in advance, to be available for the start date.

Note: Courses requiring a textbook will show "TR" in the Delivery field.

Course Dates and Fees

2024 Fall Term - Distance Education
LIBR-1046 Introduction to Reference
Location: Online
Sep 05, 24 - Dec 12, 24TBA259922$559
Location: Online
Sep 05, 24 - Dec 12, 24
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