Preservation of Library Materials: Fall 2011

Instructor:

Josephine Sche

School:

Southern Connecticut

Semester:

Fall 2011

Description:

The fundamentals of materials preservation and conservation in libraries and archival institutions. Preservation continuing education, disaster recovery and planning, reformatting and digitization projects are explored.

Required Textbook:

Balloffet, N., Hille, J. 2005. Preservation and Conservation for Libraries and Archives.

Link to Syllabus:

http://www.southernct.edu/ils/uploads/textWidget/wysiwyg/documents/ILS_650-S70-Syllabus-Fall_2011-Sche_Josephine.docx

Advanced Cataloging and Classification: Spring 2012

Instructor:

Josephine Sche

School:

Southern Connecticut

Semester:

Spring 2012

Description:

Cataloging of special library materials; new concepts of descriptive and subject cataloging; role of cataloging in public and technical services; metadata and cataloging of digital collection. Issues of name and subject authority control.

Required Textbook:

Taylor, A. G., Joudrey, D. N. 2009. The Organization of Information, 3rd ed.
Itner, S. S., Lazinger, S. S., Weihs. J., 2006. Metadata and Its Impact on Libraries.
Weber, M. B., Austin, F. A. 2011. Describing Electronic, Digital, and Other Media Using AACR2 and RDA: a how to do it manual.

Link to Syllabus:

http://www.southernct.edu/ils/uploads/textWidget/wysiwyg/documents/ILS_606-S70-Syllabus-Spring_2012-Sche_Josephine.docx

Reference and Information Resources and Services: Spring 2012

Instructor:

Josephine Sche

School:

Southern Connecticut

Semester:

Spring 2012

Description:

General reference sources; their content, evaluation and use. The reference process and the organization of reference and information services as they related to different types of libraries.

Required Textbook:

Cassell, K. A., Hiremath, U. 2011. Reference and Information Services in the 21st Century, 2nd ed.

Link to Syllabus:

http://www.southernct.edu/ils/uploads/textWidget/wysiwyg/documents/ILS_504-S71-Syllabus-Spring_2012-Sche_Josephine.doc