IS 530MA Music Librarianship and Bibliography

Music Librarianship is a unique field, requiring a firm grasp of principles of music and librarianship. This course will cover a number of aspects of music librarianship, including music collections, information literacy, and music technology. Students will explore the current literature on music librarianship and analyze the theoretical aspects of the field through discussions and written assignments. Students will also delve into the practice of music librarianship by meeting music librarians and completing a project for a music library.

Recent syllabus

Scheduled Offerings

  • Fall 2019

    • IS530MAO
      Wed, 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm
      Online
      Music Librarianship is a unique field, requiring a firm grasp of principles of music and librarianship. This course will cover a number of aspects of music librarianship, including music reference resources, collection development, formats and digital libraries. Students will read current literature on music librarianship and analyze the theoretical and practical aspects of the field through discussions and written assignments.
      Instructor
      Kirstin Johnson
      CRN
      71833
      Length
      8 weeks
      Credit hours
      2

Textbooks and Course Materials

Available from the Illinois Union Bookstore (IUB).