Course Description

Course Description

LIIS 150 C01W - Intro to Library & Information Sci  -  (3)  

        Teri  Fattig   /  1/21/2014 - 5/15/2014

This course is an overview of the field of librarianship, library studies and information science. It provids students an introduction to the purpose, functions, values, history, development, current state and future of library and information services, processes and technology used in the field, the different types of modern libraries and the principles and methods by which they are organized, classification systems, practice of the profession in various settings, career opportunities in the industry/profession, as well as relevant legal and ethical issues.