Course Description

MIT 026B (Winter 2007)   Introduction to Information Retrieval

Instructor: I. Ajiferuke

Course Description
An introduction to the universe of print and electronic information sources. Students examine how information is organized and presented, learn basic information retrieval techniques such as how to search library catalogues, periodical databases and the Internet, and develop information retrieval strategies to support their research.

2 lecture hours and 2 lab hours, 0.5 course