IS 530 MAO - Info Needs of Part Communities - Music Libnship & Bibliography
Special topics sections for in-depth study of the characteristics and information needs of specialist users of libraries; goals and objectives, policies, and services; reference and bibliographical aids; and effective services that satisfy these special needs. Course Information: 2 or 4 graduate hours. No professional credit. May be repeated. Prerequisite: IS 504 or consent of instructor.
Music Librarianship is a unique field, requiring a firm grasp of principles of music and librarianship. This course will cover a number of aspects of music librarianship, including music reference resources, collection development, formats and digital libraries. Students will read current literature on music librarianship and analyze the theoretical and practical aspects of the field through discussions and written assignments.
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate
Term(s): Fall , Spring