IS 582 SCL - Adv Topics in Librarianship - Social Crisis andLibrarianship
Variety of newly developed and advanced topics courses within the field of Librarianship, intended to augment the existing Information Sciences curricula. Course Information: 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.
Examines social crises in relationship to libraries and librarianship. Explores library services, programs and collections designed to mitigate the negative impact of each crisis, and maximize assistance for the involved communities. Current and evolving roles of information professionals and libraries in crisis management, preparedness, and response will be studied, as will information flow and the impact of technology. Graduate student questions may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org
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Course Level: Graduate
Term(s): Spring , Summer