Library Research Skills Assignments

Using Electronic Resources & Practicing with MLA Citations

Guides students through searching the online catalog by author, subject and keyword. Students get practice using both Basic Search and Advanced Search modes. Several electronic databases are also searched in this exercise, and students examine two bibliographic citations. (3 pages in length, 40 points)

Using Electronic Resources & Practicing with APA or MLA Citations

Guides students through searching the online catalog by title, subject and keyword. Several electronic databases are also searched in this exercise, and students create two bibliographic citations in either APA or MLA format. (3 pages in length, approximately 40 points)

Searching Databases & Practicing with MLA Citations

Focuses on searching various databases. Students examine two bibliographic citations. (2 pages, 26 points)

Who to contact

Phone: (831) 759-6078
A - Library/Learning Resource Center (LRC)
Office: Reference Desk, 2nd floor
Building: Library/Learning Resource Center (LRC)