IS 583 BBO - Adv Topics in Book History - Bookbinding: Hist, Princ, Prac
Variety of newly developed and advanced topics courses within the field of Book History, intended to augment the existing Information Sciences curricula. Course Information: Additional fees may apply. See Class Schedule. 2 to 4 graduate hours. No professional credit. May be repeated in the same or separate semesters to a maximum of 16 hours, if topics vary.
A hands-on exploration of multiple styles of bookbinding. Students will acquire fundamental technical knowledge by creating a variety of book structures using traditional tools and materials. An appreciation of the history of bindings will be gained through readings and virtual visits to Rare Book and Manuscript Rooms. Graduate student questions may be sent to email@example.com
Option 1Number of Required Visit(s): 0
Course Level: Graduate