Collection Development and Acquisitions
CLASS SESSION: Thursday, August 22, 2013-Friday, December 06, 2013
Please register for this course no later than Aug. 15, 2013. Optional office hours will be via Adobe Connect on Wednesdays, 6 - 7 p.m. ET.
On-Campus Sessions/Orientation Information:
There will be one optional session at USC Columbia on Saturday, Aug. 31, 10 a.m. - 4:30 p.m., in Davis College, Room 112.
Note for Virginia Students:
SLIS 766 is required for Virginia students who want to work in a public library.
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: Jennifer Arns, Stanislav Trembach
Graduate Bulletin Course Description: An examination of information agencies and their purposes, collections, collection policies, and acquisition procedures.
Prerequisites: SLIS 701
Information is accurate as of
February 1, 2015, 8:14 am
(Subject to change)
See course syllabus for materials information.