Social Science Information Services
CLASS SESSION BEGINS: Thursday, August 23, 2012
Please register for this course no later than Aug. 16, 2012.
Online Session Information:
There will be live online sessions via Adobe Connect on Wednesdays, 4:30 - 6:30 p.m. ET. Students are responsible for material covered and may participate live online or view the sessions at a later time. The Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the first session. High-speed Internet access is required for Adobe Connect.
Official Course Session Dates: Course Begin/End and Drop/Add/Withdrawal
Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit
Registrars Office graduate listing for this course
Instructor: Susan Rathbun-Grubb
Graduate Bulletin Course Description: Considers how literature and information services in the social sciences are organized for the purpose of interpretation and delivery. Students survey the literature of psychology, sociology, political science, and other disciplines in some detail. Practice in question consultation and database searching will be included.
Prerequisites: SLIS 703, 707
Information is accurate as of
December 19, 2012, 1:00 am
(Subject to change)
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.