IS 562 Administration and Use of Archival Materials

Administration of archives and manuscript collections in various types of institutions. Theoretical principles and archival practices of appraisal, acquisition, accessioning, arrangement, description, preservation, and reference services. Topics will include: records management programs, collecting archives programs/special collections, legal and ethical issues, public programming and advocacy, and the impact of new information technologies for preservation and access.

Previously IS581.

Recent syllabus

Scheduled Offerings

  • Fall 2020

    • IS562AO - Adm and Use Archival Materials
      Mon, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Online
      Graduate student questions may be sent to ischool-advising@illinois.edu
      Instructor
      Melissa Salrin
      CRN
      70354
      Length
      16 weeks
  • Spring 2020

    • IS581AO - Adm and Use Archival Materials
      Mon, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Online
      Instructor
      Melissa Salrin
      CRN
      67517
      Length
      16 weeks
    • IS581A - Adm and Use Archival Materials
      Wed, 2:00 pm - 4:50 pm
      Room 131
      On-Campus
      Instructor
      Scott Schwartz
      CRN
      70935
      Length
      16 weeks

Textbooks and Course Materials

Available from the Illinois Union Bookstore (IUB).