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IS 501 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.

  • Fall 2018

    • IS501A Thu 10:00 am - 11:50 am Tue 1:00 pm - 2:20 pm On-Campus Emily Knox 70573
    • IS501B Thu 1:00 pm - 2:50 pm Tue 1:00 pm - 2:20 pm On-Campus Jodi Schneider 70574
    • IS501C Wed 5:00 pm - 6:50 pm Tue 1:00 pm - 2:20 pm On-Campus Rhiannon Bettivia 70575
    • IS501AO Wed 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Online Linda Smith 68958
    • IS501AO2 Thu 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Online Linda Smith 68959
  • Spring 2019

    • IS501A Tue 1:00 pm - 2:20 pm On-Campus David Dubin, Jodi Schneider 67597
    • IS501AO Wed 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm Online Linda Smith 67599
    • IS501AO2 Thu 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Online Linda Smith 67600

IS 502 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.

  • Summer 2018

    • IS502AO Tue/Thu 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Online Emily Knox 39555
    • IS502AO2 Mon/Wed 4:00 pm - 5:30 pm Online Terry Weech 39642
  • Fall 2018

    • IS502A Mon 1:00 pm - 2:50 pm On-Campus Kathryn LaBarre 68854
    • IS502B Wed 10:00 am - 11:50 am On-Campus Kathryn LaBarre 68855
    • IS502C Tue 10:00 am - 11:50 am On-Campus Bonnie Mak 70383
    • IS502AO Tue 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Online Kyungwon Koh, Alaine Martaus 68961
    • IS502AO2 Wed 4:30 pm - 6:30 pm Online Kathleen Williams 68962
  • Spring 2019

    • IS502A Tue 1:00 pm - 2:50 pm On-Campus Terry Weech 67580
    • IS502AO Mon 5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Online Melissa Ocepek 67428
    • IS502AO2 Wed 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm Online Kyungwon Koh 67494
    • IS502AO3 Thu 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm Online Kathleen Williams 66791
    • IS502B Wed 10:00 am - 11:50 am On-Campus Bonnie Mak 67581
    • IS502C Thu 1:00 pm - 2:50 pm On-Campus Terry Weech 67630