IS 593 Advanced Topics in Preservation & Tech Services

Variety of newly developed and advanced topics courses within the fields of Preservation & Tech Services, intended to augment the existing Information Sciences curricula.

Scheduled Offerings

  • Fall 2020

    • IS593AV - AV Materials
      Wed, 1:00 pm - 3:50 pm
      On-Campus
      This course focuses on time-based media materials in libraries and archives. Students will learn about the preservation and digitization of different media types ? motion picture film, video, and recorded sound ? as well as issues related to collection development, copyright/ownership, and the cataloging/description and arrangement of time-based multimedia objects. Graduate student questions may be sent to ischool-advising@illinois.edu
      Instructor
      Jimi Jones
      CRN
      73258
      Length
      16 weeks
      Credit hours
      4
  • Summer 2020

    • IS578AO - Technical Services Functions
      Mon, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
      Online
      Instructor
      Steven Oberg
      CRN
      39572
      Length
      12 weeks
    • IS590AVO - AV Materials Libs & Archives
      Thu, 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
      Online
      This course focuses on time-based media materials in libraries and archives. Students will learn about the preservation and digitization of different media types ? motion picture film, video, and recorded sound ? as well as issues related to collection development, copyright/ownership, and the cataloging/description and arrangement of time-based multimedia objects.
      Instructor
      Jimi Jones
      CRN
      39577
      Length
      8 weeks
      Credit hours
      4
    • IS584AO - Archival Arrang and Descrip
      Mon, 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
      Online
      Prerequisite: IS 581
      Instructor
      Melissa Salrin
      CRN
      39574
      Length
      8 weeks
      Credit hours
      2
  • Spring 2020

    • IS590PC - Presv & Consv Spec Colls Care
      Wed, 4:00 pm - 6:50 pm
      Room ARR
      On-Campus
      This course meets at the Conservation Lab located at 809 S. Oak St., Champaign. Preservation and Conservation for Special Collections Care
      Instructors
      Quinn Ferris, Jennifer Teper
      CRN
      67401
      Length
      16 weeks
      Credit hours
      4

Textbooks and Course Materials

Available from the Illinois Union Bookstore (IUB).