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LIB101: Intro to Library Research

A free online 1-credit research course

LIB101 Introduction to Library ResearchLIB101

Learn how to do academic research before your paper is due!

  • Free: No tuition, no fees, no textbook!

  • Online: No classroom hours! Learning, assignments, quizzes all take place online through Moodle.

  • Credit: 1 college credit counts toward graduation in any program or certificate and transfer degrees! 1 credit is about 3 hours of work per week.

  • College success: Learn the skills you need to complete research in any class.

  • Help: Your instructor will work with you one-on-one when you need it.

    • Your instructor is a CCC librarian and available to you through Moodle, email, phone, or in-person on campus.

    • 24/7 Help is available 24/7 through the library's live chat feature! 

  • Every term: We typically offer an on-time and late-start section each term. Course is 9 weeks long. Check the schedule of classes or contact us for term-specific information.

  • Financial aid: LIB101 counts towards your total course load to qualify you for financial aid.

  • No prerequisites: If you are unsure whether you are ready for LIB-101, contact us and we will schedule a conversation.

Enroll for next term! For more information, email reference@clackamas.edu.

Contact CCC Admissions

  • Not yet a CCC student? Start here!

  • Already a CCC student? Log into your myClackamas and register for LIB101 using CougarTrax > Registration > Register for Sections

  • Are you a high school student enrolled at CCC for advanced college credit? Start here! 

  • Anyone can email admissions@clackamas.edu for questions about finding and enrolling in LIB101

Contact the instructors

Colleen Sanders

  • colleen.sanders@clackamas.edu
  • 503-594-3217

Sarah Nolan

  • sarahn@clackamas.edu
  • 503-594-3316

Kerry Leek

  • kerry.leek@clackamas.edu
  • 503-594-0727

Jane Littlefield

  • jane.littlefield@clackamas.edu
  • 503-594-3474

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