LIS 663 :: Basic Database Searching
Fall 2012 @UH Manoa Outreach

CRN: 1152
Credit Hours: 3
Instructor: Ruth Pagell
(808) 956 7321 (Ph)
(808) 956 5835 (Fax)
Course URL:
Instructional Mode: ITV (HITS)
Dates: 08/27/2012 - 12/22/2012
9:00am- 11:40am
Origination Site: UH Manoa
Receive Sites:Kauai CC, UH Center at West Hawaii (Palamanui Campus), UH Hilo, UH Maui College (Kahului), UHMC Molokai Education Center
Schedule Notes: HITS (ITV Classroom) Locations:
UH Manoa Kuykendall Hall Room 204
UH Maui College Kaaike Bldg Room 105A
UH West Hawaii Bldg. 4 Room 3
UHMC Molokai Education Center Room 103
UH Hilo - Mookini Library Room 359
Course Restrictions: Department Approval
Course Prerequisites: Pre: 601
Course Description: Introduces use of commercial online databases for interactive retrieval of bibliographic, full-text and directory information, the development of search strategies using controlled subject vocabulary queries and free text searching.
Textbooks: Books may be purchased at the UH Manoa bookstore or ordered online at If you do not have access to the Internet or unable to travel to the bookstore, you may also order by phone at 1-800-UHBOOKS
Technical Requirements: This interactive video (ITV) course is delivered using the UH Hawaii Interactive Television Service 2 (HITS2). It allows students to attend the course at on SPECIFIC DAYS/TIME and CAMPUS other than the campus where the instructor originates the course. Therefore, distance learners must attend each class session at the SPECIFIC DAYS/TIME and SPECIFIC CAMPUS listed above.

It is recommended that students also have an email address and access to a computer with Internet connection for “outside class” communication with instructor and classmates. For more information in regards to obtaining a UH email account please go to the following website:
Additional Notes: For more information in regards to taking an ITV course, visit the UH Distance Learning website at:
Updated: Wednesday, August 8, 2012 10:39:58