Introduction to Library & Information Science: Fall 2012

Instructor:

Sarah Park, Kyunghye Yoon

School:

St. Catherine

Semester:

Fall 2012

Description:

An overview of the history, philosophy, purpose, functions and processes, users, collections and evaluation of academic, public, school and special libraries and
information centers; of the history and trends of books and other media, publishing and information technology; of the principles and basic elements of the collection development process; of relevant legal and ethical topics – intellectual property (copyright), access, confidentiality of records, intellectual freedom and censorship; and of current professional issues.

Required Textbook:

Battles, Matthew. 2003. Library: An Unquiet History.
Rubin, Richard E. 2010. Foundations of Library and Information Science.

Link to Syllabus:

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