Introduction to Library and Information Studies
CLASS SESSION: Thursday, August 22, 2013-Friday, December 06, 2013
Please register for this course no later than Aug. 15, 2013.
Online Session Information:
There will be two optional online sessions via Adobe Connect on Thursdays, Oct. 3 and Nov. 14, 6 - 7 p.m. ET. 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.
Course Delivery Type: Web: A Web course is taught using one or more web delivery platforms such as Blackboard, Streaming Video, Adobe Connect etc.
Students must have access to a high-speed Internet connection. More information will be provided by the instructor in the course syllabus.
(100% asynchronous - if course has any online or face-to-face meetings, live attendance will not be required. For any such sessions, there will be alternative ways to view or obtain the material covered).
Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit
Instructors: Clayton Copeland, Liya Deng
Graduate Bulletin Course Description: Nature, development, and roles of library, media, and information professions; the discipline and practice of library and information science; current professional issues.
Information is accurate as of
March 1, 2015, 6:30 pm
(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.