Communication Studies 001 (Hunter) : Informative Speech: Welcome!

Library Orientation

WELCOME!

Welcome to the Chabot College Library Guide for Instructor Hunter's COMM1 Class!

http://libraryguides.chabotcollege.edu/comm1_hunter_f18

Chat with a Librarian

Subject Guide

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Pedro Reynoso
Contact:
Personal Line to Call or Text: 510-862-0394
Website

Hours for Fall 2021

The LIBRARY IS OPEN ONLY MONDAYS AND THURSDAYS 10 a.m. - 3 p.m. (exceptions are Labor Day and Thanksgiving)

For REMOTE SERVICES, listed below are the times that a Chabot College LIBRARIAN can CHAT with you & Chabot College Library STAFF Services are available (Note: Chat reference itself is still available 24/7!)

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 CLOSED.
Sunday CLOSED

Exceptions: Labor Day (September 6), Veterans Day (November 12), Thanksgiving Holiday (November 24-27)

Welcome!

Podium with Microphone in Front of an Audience

Definition:
"An informative speech allows you to teach your audience something new. It can be something totally new to your audience, OR you can expand the knowledge base they current hold on a topic by providing new information about the topic."

 

What you should learn:

  • Become a better consumer of information
    • Identify the types of supporting material (the guts of your speech)
    • Find and evaluate the usefulness of supporting material
    • Learn how to evaluate web sites
  • Cite your sources
    • Oral citations
    • In-text citations
    • Full citation on a reference sheet

 

Contact us:

In Person
Visit the reference desk on the left side of the main room of the library to talk one-on-one with a librarian about your topic.

Phone
Reference Desk:
(510) 723-7006 and (510) 723-6764

(Get help from a librarian with your topic)


Circulation Desk:
(510) 723-7513

(Renew books and discuss account information)

Email

To send a general research question: chabotref@chabotcollege.edu

To email me: preynoso@chabotcollege.edu