IS 530R Russian, East European, and Eurasian Bibliography & Research Methods

This course is designed to provide graduate students in both area and information studies with a comprehensive introduction to research techniques in the Russian & East European field. Depending on enrollment, course content is designed to cover a broad range of interests--for example, Central Asia as well as Russia--while demonstrating that many tools serve more than one specialty. The course will also discuss the resources and skills required for digital scholarship, as well as traditional approaches.

Recent syllabus

Scheduled Offerings

  • Summer 2020

    • IS530R
      Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri, 10:00 am - 11:50 am
      Room 242
      Mon/Tue/Wed/Thu/Fri, 1:00 pm - 2:50 pm
      Room 242
      On-Campus
      Russian, East European & Eurasian Bibliography and Research Methods. The IS 504 prerequisite is WAIVED for this 530 section. Description: This course is designed to provide graduate students in both area and information studies with a comprehensive introduction to research techniques in the Russian & East European field. Depending on enrollment, course content is designed to cover a broad range of interests--for example, Central Asia as well as Russia--while demonstrating that many tools serve more than one specialty.
      Instructor
      Christopher Condill
      CRN
      40535
      Length
      3 weeks
      Credit hours
      4
  • Spring 2020

    • IS530R
      Fri, 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
      Room 12A
      On-Campus
      Russian, East European & Eurasian Bibliography and Research Methods. The IS 504 prerequisite is WAIVED for this 530 section. Description: This course is designed to provide graduate students in both area and information studies with a comprehensive introduction to research techniques in the Russian & East European field. Depending on enrollment, course content is designed to cover a broad range of interests--for example, Central Asia as well as Russia--while demonstrating that many tools serve more than one specialty.
      Instructor
      Christopher Condill
      CRN
      70765
      Length
      16 weeks
      Credit hours
      4

Textbooks and Course Materials

Available from the Illinois Union Bookstore (IUB).