Government Information Sources
CLASS SESSION BEGINS: Monday, January 14, 2013
General Information: Course will be delivered by Web conferencing utilizing Adobe Connect. Students may participate live online for the class sessions on Wednesdays, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. ET, or may view the class at a later time. Students are responsible for all material covered. The Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor. High-speed Internet access is required for Adobe Connect.
Please register for this course no later than Jan. 7, 2013.
On-Campus Sessions/Orientation Information:
There will be one optional session at USC Columbia on Saturday, Feb. 2, 10 a.m. - 5 p.m. ET, in Thomas Cooper Library, Level 5 (Government Information Dept.).
Course Type: WEB Conferencing (What does this mean?)
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: William Sudduth
Graduate Bulletin Course Description: Creation, acquisition, organization, retrieval, and use of government-produced information. Emphasis is on U.S. government information but includes attention to state, local, and international sources.
Prerequisites: SLIS 703, 707, or permission of instructor
Information is accurate as of
May 14, 2013, 1:00 am
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 the course section number to order online; this is a three-digit number used to indicate the campus where the student registered for classes and/or will attend. If you are taking a Summer 2013 course, there will be a "J" prefix on the course number and in the bookstore listing will appear below the Columbia-campus courses for this department. If you are taking a Fall 2013 course, there will be a "J" prefix on the course SECTION number and in the bookstore listing will appear below the Columbia-campus courses for this department. Contact the bookstore for questions about the online ordering system.