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LIB101: Intro to Library Research

A free, online 1-credit college research course.

LIB101 Introduction to Library ResearchLIB101 flyer.

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 3-4 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 let's chat. :-)


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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 for questions about finding and enrolling in LIB101

Clackamas Community College Library - 19600 Molalla Avenue, Oregon City, Oregon 97045
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