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Spring 2013 Session

Information Organization and Retrieval

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CLASS SESSION: Monday, January 14, 2013-Wednesday, May 08, 2013

NOTE: Please register for SLIS J707 no later than Jan. 7, 2013.

Online Session Information: There will be live online sessions via Adobe Connect on Mondays, Jan.14, Feb. 18, March 18, and April 8, 4:30 - 6 p.m. ET. Regarding the sessions on Jan.14 and March 18, students may participate live online or may be present in Wardlaw College, Room 116. Students also have the option to view these two 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 Feb. 18 and April 8 may be viewed live online or at a later time, but students are responsible for the material covered; there will be no option to attend class for these two sessions. Instructor will post the URL in Blackboard.

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

Instructors: Ron Brown, Jingjing Liu

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
May 24, 2018, 7:59 am
(Subject to change)

Schedule Codes
How do I know which schedule code to use?
USC Columbia 303823
Maine 303873
National 303843
Virginia 303883
West Virginia 303863
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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