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 Spring 2020

LIBRARY IS CLOSED UNTIL FURTHER NOTICE.

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

SPRING 2020 HOURS

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.
Sunday CLOSED

Exceptions: January 20 (MLK day), February 17 (President's Day), March 5 (4:30-8:00--FLEX day), March 21-29 (Spring Break)

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