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2020-2021 University Catalog 
2020-2021 University Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

IS 205 - Scientific Information

This course explores the literature of science with particular attention to the literature of the life sciences. Students will learn the types of scientific literature, how to identify the information needed for a particular purpose, and how to find the needed information. The course includes citation managers, non-bibliographic databases, and ethical issues.

Prerequisites & Notes
(Prerequisite: BS 119 or BS 133, CH 102, CH 112, PY 202, or PY 212)

Credits: 1