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Library and Information Science

Spring 2014 Course Schedule

Term: 1141 - classes begin January 13, 2014
 Registration opens November 4 for current students 
Registration opens December 2, 2013 for new students

Add/drop deadline: January 24, 2014

 
 

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Errata

These recent changes may not be reflected in the schedule pages below

  1. LSC 889, Public Library with Prof. Giltrop, has been canceled.
  2. LSC 638, Science & Technology Information with Prof. Hoffman, has been canceled.
  3. LSC 551-02 with Dr. Zhang is a face-to-face class meeting on Mondays at 6:40 PM.
  4. LSC 551-01 with Dr. Hsieh-Yee has been canceled.
  5. OWL LSC 553-02 with Prof. Shumaker is a PM OWL class, not an AM OWL class; i.e. will run from 12:30-3 PM
  6. LSC 555-01 with Dr. Syn is offered as a Face-to-Face class with some online sessions.
  7. LSC 525-02 with Dr. Syn is offered as a Face-to-Face class with some online sessions.

Notes

  1. LSC 553 with Dr. Kim is blended (lass sessions held in person 1/16, 1/30, 2/13, 2/27, 3/20, 4/3, 4/24, 5/1 and other sessions online).
  2. LSC 551 with Dr. Zhang is blended (some class sessions will be held in person and some online).
  3. LSC 557 with Prof. Shumaker is blended (some class sessions will be held in person and some online).
  4. LSC 652 with Dr. Choi is blended (some class sessions will be held in person and some online).
  5. COMPS will be held March 21 through March 23
  6. Saturday OWL classes will be held January 25, February 22, March 29 & May 3
  7. Special Topics in Library & Information Science, LSC 874 is "Digital Humanities" with Kevin Gunn
  8. LSC 772, Marketing Libraries and Information Services, is a blended course. It will feature 7 in-class meetings and 7 other sessions, including distance work and field projects.

 

Course Schedule for Library Info Science: O/C, Library and Information Science

Graduate Courses

Spring Semester 2014

Course Sec Day Time Instructor
CLSC 647
1/13 - 5/10
Preservation (3 cr.)  
01 
Mon   Jan 13 - May 10 4:30 pm
- 7:00 pm
Smith, V.
Library of Congress, Adams Building 154 2nd Street SE
LSC 525
1/13 - 5/10
User Interface Design and Evaluation (3 cr.)  
01 
Mon   Jan 13 - May 10 6:40 pm
- 9:10 pm
Killam, H.
  02 
Thurs   Jan 13 - May 10 6:40 pm
- 9:10 pm
Syn, S.
 
This course is offered as a Face-to-Face class with some online sessions
LSC 551
1/13 - 5/10
Organization of Information (3 cr.)  
02 
Mon   Jan 13 - May 10 6:40 pm
- 9:10 pm
Zhang, J.
LSC 553
1/13 - 5/10
Information Sources and Services (3 cr.)  
02 
Sat   Jan 25 - Jan 25 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Sat   May 03 - May 03 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Sat   Mar 29 - Mar 29 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Sat   Feb 22 - Feb 22 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Shumaker, D.
This section of this course is offered as part of our Online & Weekend Learning program. Face-to-face class sessions will be offered once a month with the rest of the course delivered online.
LSC 555
1/13 - 5/10
Information Systems in Libraries and Information Centers (3 cr.)  
01 
Mon   Jan 13 - May 10 3:40 pm
- 6:10 pm
Syn, S.

This course is offered as a Face-to-Face class with some online sessions
  02 
Sat   Jan 25 - Jan 25 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   May 03 - May 03 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Mar 29 - Mar 29 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Feb 22 - Feb 22 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Kim, S.
  This section of this course is offered as part of our Online & Weekend Learning program. Face-to-face class sessions will be offered once a month with the rest of the course delivered online.
LSC 557
1/13 - 5/10
The Information Professions in Society (3 cr.)  
01 
Tues   Jan 13 - May 10 6:40 pm
- 9:10 pm
Chancellor, R.
LSC 610
1/13 - 5/10
Information Architecture and Web Design (3 cr.)  
01 
Sat   Jan 25 - Jan 25 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   May 03 - May 03 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Mar 29 - Mar 29 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Feb 22 - Feb 22 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Syn, S.
This course is offered as part of our Online & Weekend Learning program. Face-to-face class sessions will be offered once a month with the rest of the course delivered online.
LSC 616
1/13 - 5/10
Indexing, Abstracting, and Thesaurus Construction (3 cr.)  
01 
Thurs   Jan 13 - May 10 6:40 pm
- 9:10 pm
Simmons, C.
LSC 633
1/13 - 5/10
Information Retrieval and Analysis Strategies (3 cr.)  
01 
Wed   Jan 13 - May 10 6:40 pm
- 9:10 pm
Hsieh-yee, I.
This course will be blended. Some class sessions will be held in person and some online.
LSC 637
1/13 - 5/10
Government Data and Information (3 cr.)  
01 
Mon   Jan 13 - May 10 3:40 pm
- 6:10 pm
Gillispie, J.
LSC 648
1/13 - 5/10
Digital Curation (3 cr.)  
01 
Wed   Jan 13 - May 10 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Zhang, J.
LSC 652
1/13 - 5/10
Foundations of Digital Libraries (3 cr.)  
01 
Thurs   Jan 13 - May 10 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Choi, Y.

This course will be blended. Some class sessions will be held in person and some online.
LSC 654
1/13 - 5/10
Database Management (3 cr.)  
01 
Sat   Jan 25 - Jan 25 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Sat   Feb 22 - Feb 22 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Sat   Mar 29 - Mar 29 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Sat   May 03 - May 03 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Hulse, B.
This course is offered as part of our Online & Weekend Learning program. Face-to-face class sessions will be offered once a month with the rest of the course delivered online.
LSC 677
1/13 - 5/10
History and Theory of Cultural Heritage Institutions (3 cr.)  
01 
Thurs   Jan 13 - May 10 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Stokes, S.
LSC 694A
1/13 - 5/10
Independent Study (3 cr.)  
01 
  Jan 13 - May 10 TBA
Chancellor, R.
LSC 695A
1/13 - 5/10
Practicum (3 cr.)  
01 
  Jan 13 - May 10 TBA
Lammay, B.
LSC 695B
1/13 - 5/10
School Library Media Practicum (3 cr.)  
01 
  Jan 13 - May 10 TBA
Silcox, N.
LSC 698A
1/13 - 5/10
Master's Comprehensive Examination (w/Classes) (0 cr.)  
01 
  Mar 21 - Mar 23 TBA
Kules, W.
Exam is online.
LSC 698B
1/13 - 5/10
Master's Comprehensive Examination (w/o Classes) (1 cr.)  
01 
  Mar 21 - Mar 23 TBA
Kules, W.
Exam is online.
LSC 772
1/13 - 5/10
Marketing Libraries and Information Services (3 cr.)  
01 
Tues   Jan 13 - May 10 6:40 pm
- 9:10 pm
Shumaker, D.

This course will be blended. Some class sessions will be held in person and some online.
LSC 835
1/13 - 5/10
Administration of School Library Media Programs (3 cr.)  
01 
Sat   Jan 25 - Jan 25 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Sat   Feb 22 - Feb 22 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Sat   Mar 29 - Mar 29 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Sat   May 03 - May 03 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Kim, S.
This course is offered as part of our Online & Weekend Learning program. Face-to-face class sessions will be offered once a month with the rest of the course delivered online.
LSC 839
1/13 - 5/10
Advanced Legal Research (3 cr.)  
01 
Sat   Jan 13 - May 10 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Chancellor, R.

This course will be blended. Some class sessions will be held in person and some online.
LSC 874
1/13 - 5/10
Special Topics in Librarianship (3 cr.)  
01 
Tues   Jan 13 - May 10 6:40 pm
- 9:10 pm
Gunn, K.