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Fall 2013 Session

SLIS 766
Collection Development and Acquisitions

CLASS SESSION: Thursday, August 22, 2013-Friday, December 06, 2013

NOTE: 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
April 25, 2018, 2:32 am
(Subject to change)

Course Materials
See course syllabus for materials information.

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