English 001 A (Cain): Chabot Library

Spring 2013

The Library

Chabot Library Reference

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Library Orientation

Welcome to the Library Guide to Instructor Cain's ENGL 1A (CIN!) class. I have created this guide to assist you with your first research assignment. Make sure to bookmark the URL to this guide since it will help you navigate through the basics of research for this class and future classes at Chabot




Alternative media described as... as non-dominant, counter-hegemonic media that prioritizes its distinct relationship with its audience.


Communications: The European Journal of Communication Research, Vol. 37, No. 3, 2012.



If 90% of US media is owned by 6 companies, what independent news sources are out there?

About the Library

If you have any research questions or simply get stuck along the way, come talk to a librarian at the Reference Desk. We are on duty during all library open hours.

If you even have questions at home, you can contact a librarian during open hours at (510) 723-6764 or (510) 723-7006

If you have questions about your library account or borrowing prviliges, you can contact the Circulation Desk during open hours at (510) 723-7513.


To contact me personally, you can reach me at:


Hours for Fall 2018

REMINDER:  You MUST have your Student ID card when checking out books.

Fall Hours 1/14-5/24

Regular hours are as follows.  Note Exceptions Listed below.

Monday 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Tuesday 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Wednesday 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Thursday 7:30 a.m. - 8:00 p.m.
Friday 8:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Saturday 8:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.


Exceptions: January 21, February 15-18. March 7 until 4:30, March 25-30.