IS 581 AO - Adm and Use Archival Materials
Administration of archives and manuscript collections in various types of institutions. Theoretical principles and archival practices of appraisal, acquisition, accessioning, arrangement, description, preservation, and reference services. Topics will include: records management programs, collecting archives programs/special collections, legal and ethical issues, public programming and advocacy, and the impact of new information technologies for preservation and access. Lectures, discussion, internet demonstration, and field trips to the Special Collections Department and University Archives. Course Information: 4 graduate hours. No professional credit.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate
Credit: 4 hr
Term(s): Fall , Spring
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