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SLIS 725 - Digital Libraries

Class Session: Monday, June 04, 2018 - Thursday, August 02, 2018

Credit: 3 semester hours of graduate credit

Prerequisites: SLIS 701, 707

Instructor: Karen Miller

Note: Please register for this course by May 28, 2018. Sections for this course: J50 (students in SC), J91 (Other States Cohort) and J92 (Other Countries Cohort). Sections J91 and J92 students pay the cohort tuition rate.


Course Description

History and current state of digital records, including their storage, organization, and preservation in digital libraries.


Online Session Information

There will be online sessions via Adobe Connect on Thursdays, 7:00 - 8:30 p.m. ET. Students may view the sessions live online or may view them at a later time; all students are responsible for the material covered. The Adobe Connect URL will be posted in Blackboard by the instructor prior to the first class meeting. High-speed Internet access is required for Adobe Connect.


Course Delivery Type

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).


Course Materials

No textbooks are required for this course; see the syllabus for more information.


Syllabus Information

Enrolled students will be able to view in Blackboard.


Assignment Information

Enrolled students will be able to view in Blackboard.


Information is accurate as of May 27, 2018, 5:49 pm (Subject to change)

Special Fee Notification

Students may be required to be proctored during online test completion. If students are unable to attend test proctoring sessions in person at the Distributed Learning office, additional fees may apply for online test proctoring if the course requires online testing.



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