IS 590 Z7 - Advanced Problems in IS - Indigenous Librarianship
Variety of newly developed and special topics courses on different aspects of the information sciences intended to augment the existing curriculum, offered as sections of IS 590. Course Information: Additional fees may apply. See Class Schedule. 1 to 4 graduate hours. No professional credit. May be repeated. Class Schedule Information: Class materials fee or field trip fee may be required.
Seminar in Contemporary Issues: Indigenous Librarianship - This intensive course introduces students to some of the main concepts and unique challenges in Indigenous librarianship, including: cultural protocols; knowledge organization; intellectual property rights; representations in publishing; evaluation of information sources about Indigenous peoples; and current initiatives in the digitization and revitalization of Indigenous cultures and languages. At the end of the course, students will be better positioned to undertake learning opportunities within Indigenous-oriented libraries, archives, cultural centers, and organizations. WISE course; requires consent of Graduate Studies Advisor to enroll (firstname.lastname@example.org). Meets asynchronously through San Jose State University School of Information, INFO 281-IL, Jan. 28 - March 24, 2020.
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Course Level: Graduate