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Library and Information Science

Spring 2016 Course Schedule

Term: 1161
Registration opens November 2, 2015
Classes begin January 11, 2016

Last day to register or add courses for credit, Including Comps: January 22, 2016
              

 
 

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Notes

  1. OWL classes run the duration of the term (January 11-May ) with on-campus face-to-face meetings on the following Saturdays: January 23, February 20, April 2 & April 30 (should inclement weather result in an OWL Saturday class being canceled, your instructor may opt for the make-up days: January 30 and/or March 19)
  2. Comprehensive Exam dates: March 11-14, 2016
  3. Classes offered off campus are noted in Cardinal Station as "CLSC" and can be found by searching for "Library & Information Science o/c"
  4. LSC 553-01 and LSC 555-01 will be blended. Dates for the face-to-face meetings for these classes will be:
    LSC 553-01: 1/25,  2/8, 2/22, 3/7, 3/21, 4/18, 4/25
    LSC 555-01: 1/21, 2/4, 2/18, 3/10, 3/31, 4/14, 4/28
  5. LSC 616 is blended, with face-to-face meetings to be held on the following Mondays: January 11 & 25, February 8 & 22, March 14, April 11 & 25.
  6. LSC 652 is blended, with face-to-face classes to be held on the following Tuesdays: January 12, January 26, February 9, March 8 & 22, April 12 & 26.
  7. Face-to-face meeting days for LSC 648 are January 19, February 2 & 16, March 8 & 29, April 12  & 26.
  8. LSC 654 is OWL & Blended, meaning it will run on the 4 OWL Saturdays, as well as 3 additional Saturdays: February 6, March 12 and April 16. 
  9. LSC 839 will not conflict with OWL Saturdays. Face-to-face sessions are scheduled for January 16, February 13 & 27, March 12, April 9 & April 23.


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

Graduate Courses

Spring Semester 2016

Course Sec Day Time Instructor
CLSC 606
1/11 - 5/07
Cataloging and Classification (3 cr.)  
01 
Wed   Jan 11 - May 07 5:30 pm
- 8:00 pm
Hsieh-yee, I.

Library of Congress Adams Building, LA-100
CLSC 647
1/11 - 5/07
Preservation (3 cr.)  
01 
Mon   Jan 11 - May 07 5:30 pm
- 8:00 pm
France, F.

Library of Congress Adams Building, LA-100
LSC 522
1/11 - 5/07
Digital Content Creation and Management (3 cr.)  
01 
Thurs   Jan 11 - May 07 3:40 pm
- 6:10 pm
Hsieh-yee, I.
LSC 551
1/11 - 5/07
Organization of Information (3 cr.)  
01 
Wed   Jan 11 - May 07 6:40 pm
- 9:10 pm
Syn, S.
LSC 553
1/11 - 5/07
Information Sources and Services (3 cr.)  
01 
Mon   Jan 11 - May 07 3:40 pm
- 6:10 pm
Kim, S.
 
Sat   Jan 11 - May 07 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Shumaker, D.
  This course is offered as part of our Online & Weekend Learning program. Face-to-face class sessions will be held Jan. 23, Feb. 20, Apr. 2 & Apr. 30 and the rest of the course delivered online.
LSC 555
1/11 - 5/07
Information Systems in Libraries and Information Centers (3 cr.)  
01 
Thurs   Jan 11 - May 07 5:30 pm
- 8:00 pm
Kim, S.
  02 
Sat   Jan 23 - Jan 23 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Apr 30 - Apr 30 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Apr 02 - Apr 02 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Feb 20 - Feb 20 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 held Jan. 23, Feb. 20, Apr. 2 & Apr. 30 and the rest of the course delivered online.
LSC 557
1/11 - 5/07
The Information Professions in Society (3 cr.)  
01 
Tues   Jan 11 - May 07 5:30 pm
- 8:00 pm
Chancellor, R.
LSC 610
1/11 - 5/07
Information Architecture and Web Design (3 cr.)  
01 
Sat   Jan 11 - May 07 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Syn, S.
This course is offered as part of our Online & Weekend Learning program. Face-to-face class sessions will be held Jan. 23, Feb. 20, Apr. 2 & Apr. 30 and the rest of the course delivered online.
LSC 616
1/11 - 5/07
Indexing, Abstracting, and Thesaurus Construction (3 cr.)  
01 
Mon   Jan 11 - May 07 3:40 pm
- 6:10 pm
Choi, Y.

This course will be blended. Some class sessions will be held in person and some online.
LSC 633
1/11 - 5/07
Information Retrieval and Analysis Strategies (3 cr.)  
01 
Thurs   Jan 11 - May 07 3:40 pm
- 6:10 pm
Shumaker, D.
This course will take place in Columbus School of Law room 451.
This course will be blended. Some class sessions will be held in person and some online.
LSC 637
1/11 - 5/07
Government Data and Information (3 cr.)  
01 
Wed   Jan 11 - May 07 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Gillispie, J.
LSC 648
1/11 - 5/07
Digital Curation (3 cr.)  
01 
Tues   Jan 11 - May 07 6:40 pm
- 9:10 pm
Zhang, J.

This course will be blended. Some class sessions will be held in person and some online.
LSC 652
1/11 - 5/07
Foundations of Digital Libraries (3 cr.)  
01 
Tues   Jan 11 - May 07 3:40 pm
- 6:10 pm
Choi, Y.

This course will be blended. Some class sessions will be held in person and some online.
LSC 654
1/11 - 5/07
Database Management (3 cr.)  
01 
Sat   Jan 11 - May 07 12:30 pm
- 3:00 pm
Choi, Y.
LSC 672
1/11 - 5/07
Management (3 cr.)  
01 
Sat   Jan 23 - Jan 23 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Apr 30 - Apr 30 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Apr 02 - Apr 02 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Feb 20 - Feb 20 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Shumaker, D.
This course is offered as part of our Online & Weekend Learning program. Face-to-face class sessions will be held Jan. 23, Feb. 20, Apr. 2 & Apr. 30 and the rest of the course delivered online.
LSC 677
1/11 - 5/07
History and Theory of Cultural Heritage Institutions (3 cr.)  
01 
Wed   Jan 11 - May 07 5:10 pm
- 7:40 pm
Stokes, S.
LSC 694A
1/11 - 5/07
Independent Study (3 cr.)  
01 
  Jan 11 - May 07 TBA
Chancellor, R.
  02 
  Jan 11 - May 07 TBA
TBA
LSC 695A
1/11 - 5/07
Practicum (3 cr.)  
01 
  Jan 11 - May 07 TBA
Hsieh-yee, I.
LSC 695B
1/11 - 5/07
School Library Media Practicum (3 cr.)  
01 
  Jan 11 - May 07 TBA
Silcox, N.
LSC 698A
1/11 - 5/07
Master's Comprehensive Examination (w/Classes) (0 cr.)  
01 
  Mar 11 - Mar 14 TBA
Pooley, M.
Exam is online.
LSC 698B
1/11 - 5/07
Master's Comprehensive Examination (w/o Classes) (1 cr.)  
01 
  Mar 11 - Mar 14 TBA
Pooley, M.
Exam is online.
LSC 761
1/11 - 5/07
Electronic Records and Digital Archives (3 cr.)  
01 
Thurs   Jan 11 - May 07 6:40 pm
- 9:10 pm
Zhang, J.
LSC 835
1/11 - 5/07
Administration of School Library Media Programs (3 cr.)  
01 
Sat   Jan 11 - May 07 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 held Jan. 23, Feb. 20, Apr. 2 & Apr. 30 and the rest of the course delivered online.
LSC 839
1/11 - 5/07
Advanced Legal Research (3 cr.)  
01 
Sat   Jan 16 - Jan 16 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Feb 13 - Feb 13 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Feb 27 - Feb 27 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Apr 09 - Apr 09 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Apr 23 - Apr 23 9:30 am
- 12:00 pm
Sat   Mar 12 - Mar 12 TBA
Chancellor, R.
This course will be blended. Some class sessions will be held in person and some online. In-person classes will not be held on OWL Saturdays.
   
Sat   Mar 12 - Mar 12 TBA
Chancellor, R.
  This course will be blended. Some class sessions will be held in person and some online. In-person classes will not be held on OWL Saturdays.