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IS 505 Information Organization and Access

Emphasizes information organization and access in settings and systems of different kinds. Traces the information transfer process from the generation of knowledge through its storage and use in both print and non-print formats. Consideration will be given to the creation of information systems: the principles and practice of selection and preservation, methods of organizing information for retrieval and display, the operation of organizations that provide information services, and the information service needs of various user communities.

Previously IS501.

  • Spring 2020

    • IS501A - Info Org and Access Tue/Thu 2:00 pm - 3:20 pm
      On-Campus Karen Wickett 67597
    • IS501AO - Info Org and Access Tue 8:00 pm - 10:00 pm
      Online Vetle Torvik 67599

IS 510 Libraries, Information, and Society

Explores major issues in the library and information science professions as they involve their communities of users and sponsors. Analyzes specific situations that reflect the professional agenda of these fields, including intellectual freedom, community service, professional ethics, social responsibilities, intellectual property, literacy, historical and international models, the socio-cultural role of libraries and information agencies and professionalism in general, focusing in particular on the interrelationships among these issues.

Previously IS502.

  • Spring 2020

    • IS502A - Libraries Info and Society Tue 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
      On-Campus Maria Bonn 67580
    • IS502B - Libraries Info and Society Mon 2:00 pm - 3:50 pm
      On-Campus Terry Weech 67581
    • IS502C - Libraries Info and Society Tue 5:00 pm - 6:50 pm
      On-Campus Terry Weech 67630
    • IS502D - Libraries Info and Society Wed 10:00 am - 11:50 am
      On-Campus Melissa Ocepek 70390
    • IS502AO - Libraries Info and Society Wed 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
      Online Inkyung Choi, Caroline Nappo 67428
    • IS502AO2 - Libraries Info and Society Thu 6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
      Online Alaine Martaus 67494