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Fall 2012 Session

Information Organization and Retrieval

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CLASS SESSION: Thursday, August 23, 2012-Monday, December 17, 2012

NOTE: Please register for SLIS J707 no later than Aug. 16, 2012.

Online Session Information: There will be live online sessions via Adobe Connect on Mondays, Aug. 27 and Oct. 15, 4 - 6 p.m. ET and Oct. 1 and Nov. 5 from 6 - 7 p.m. ET. For the sessions on Aug. 27 and Oct. 15, students may participate live online or may be present in the Williams-Brice Building, Room 409. Students also have the option to view the sessions at a later time by visiting the Web site at http://video.sc.edu; click on the appropriate college/school and then your class link to view lectures; students are responsible for material covered. For those viewing live, the Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the class meeting. Students may call in with questions during the sessions. High-speed Internet access is required for Adobe Connect. The sessions on Oct. 1 and Nov. 5 may be viewed live or at a later time, but students are responsible for the material covered; there will be no option to attend class for these sessions. Instructor will post the URL in Blackboard.

Video Streaming Assistance: Information on technical requirements and getting started with video streaming is available online.

Official Course Session Dates: Course Begin/End and Drop/Add/Withdrawal

Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit Registrar’s Office graduate listing for this course

Instructor: Ron Brown

Graduate Bulletin Course Description: Issues and techniques of knowledge representation and information organization, information retrieval systems, and users' information seeking behavior.

Corequisites: Prereq or coreq: SLIS 701

Prerequisites: Prereq or coreq: SLIS 701

Information is accurate as of
June 19, 2018, 4:52 am
(Subject to change)

Schedule Codes
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USC Columbia 585482
Maine 585542
National 585522
Virginia 585552
West Virginia 585532
Course Materials
Textbooks are available from the USC University Bookstore in the Russell House Student Union, Greene Street, Columbia, SC, 803-777-4160 (toll free at 888-654-5320). Online text ordering is available through the bookstore Web site at www.shopgamecocks.com. Delivery options are in-store pickup or UPS shipping (Ground, Second Day, or Next Day). Students are required to indicate their course section to order online; there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number for this course. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.

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