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Hamersly Library

Library Instruction: COM 111


After instruction, students will be able to:

  1. Conduct a search on an issue-oriented topic
  2. Locate articles in a news-related database
  3. Locate articles in a multi-disciplinary database
  4. Create an appropriate infographic / Find an appropriate image
  5. Use bibliographic tools to create a citation.


Depending on the needs of the class, here is a list of possible activites:

+ Use databases to find a topic: Student Resources in Context / Opposing Viewpoints  

+ Search newspaper databases: Lexis-Nexis / Newspaper Source 

+ Search article databases: Academic Search Premier / Academic OneFile 

+ Create an inforgraphic using various tools 

+ Creating a reference page with Easy Bib