Online Education

Online Education Center

Orientation Details

Online Orientation for LIB -D055.-63Z
(It is highly recommended that you print out this page for future reference.)
Instructor Contact Information
Instructor Alex Swanner
Office Hours By appointment
Office Location LC 209
Office Phone 408-864-8486
A Message from your Instructor
Welcome to the class! My name is Alex Swanner and I am a librarian at De Anza College.
Any questions you have should be asked via the email link in the course Catalyst page. Only use the email address listed above if you are unable to access the Catalyst page. Any emails outside of Catalyst will be ignored unless your name and title of the course are in the subject line.


Once enrolled it is your responsibility to drop the class before the deadline found in the De Anza schedule of classes.

In this course you will learn about:
Photo sharing
Rss feeds

To successfully complete this course you must have access to a computer that is connected to the internet.

Hours of Study
Be prepared to spend a minimum of 2 hours per week using and studying the course materials.
How to get started in your course
  • Apply for admission to De Anza College and register for this class, if you have not already done so. Completing this orientation DOES NOT enroll you in the course.
  • Complete the Online Orientation and submit the Student Information Form.
  • Read the complete course syllabus. Go to and select "Online Syllabi".
  • This course is offered in Catalyst. Go to Bookmark this page, then follow the instructions logging into the class.. NOTE: You will not be able to login to Catalyst until the first day of the quarter. For late adds, it will take up to one day after you register for your account to be created.

Online Education
Building: MLC 210

Phone: 408.864.8969
M-Th: 9:00a-5:00p
F: 9:00a-4:00p


Last Updated: 1/27/16