|Graduate Course Details|
|Title||Reference Materials and Research|
This course will survey topics in reference and reference works appropriate for elementary, middle, and high school libraries. It serves as an introduction to reference sources and services in school libraries. Students will explore print and electronic resources, concepts, current trends, and ideas relevant to reference work in a school setting, thus providing a solid foundation on which to grow as a school library media specialist. Knowledge of research strategies and comparative critical skills developed through weekly, hands-on exercises.