Course Rotation

LIS Course Offerings

Revised January 2017

We strive to implement this rotation, but we must occasionally make adjustments due to changing enrollments and instructor availability. Elective offerings are complemented by special topics courses.

Fall

  • LIS 506 – Introduction to Information Technology
  • LIS 507 – Information Life Cycle
  • LIS 508 – Information Users and Uses
  • LIS 513 – Records Management
  • LIS 514 – Conceptualizing and Representing Information
  • LIS 524 – School Media Center Field Experience
  • LIS 525 – School Media Center Practicum
  • LIS 534 – Resources and Services for Children
  • LIS 538 – Pedagogy for School Librarians
  • LIS 566 – Information Search
  • LIS 568 – Computer Applications in the School Library Media Center
  • LIS 575 – Introduction to Research Methods

Spring

  • LIS 507 – Information Life Cycle
  • LIS 508 – Information Users and Uses
  • LIS 509 – Introduction to Archives Management
  • LIS 518 – Reference Sources and Services
  • LIS 523 – User Education
  • LIS 525 – School Media Center Practicum
  • LIS 532 – Curriculum Role of the Media Specialist
  • LIS 535 – Resources and Services for Young Adults
  • LIS 536 – Multicultural and Special Population Materials for Children and Young Adults
  • LIS 563 – Digital Libraries
  • LIS 560 – Emerging Technologies
  • LIS 568 – Computer Applications in the School Library Media Center
  • LIS 569 – Database Systems
  • LIS 571 – Information Organization
  • LIS 581 – Management of Libraries and Information Agencies
  • LIS 585 – Management of School Library Media Centers
  • LIS 587 – Collection Development

Other Electives offered as the schedule allows

  • LIS 510 – Law Library Administration
  • LIS 531 – Marketing of Information Services
  • LIS 559 – Systems Administration
  • LIS 561 – Information Systems Analysis and Design
  • LIS 562 – Networking Technologies
  • LIS 567 – Government Information
  • LIS 580 – Information Policy
  • LIS 586 – Health Sciences Librarianship
  • LIS 588/589 – Music Librarianship I & II

Elective Courses: MS in Information & Library Science

Information Lifecycle

Choose at least one (1) from each category:

  • Information Technologies

    • LIS 503 – Special Topics (e.g., Systems Administrative
      Network Environments)
    • LIS 506 – Introduction to Information Technology
    • LIS 526 – Practicum
    • LIS 559 – Systems Administration
    • LIS 560 – Emerging Technologies
    • LIS 562 – Networking Technologies
    • LIS 569 – Database Systems
    • LIS 598 – Directed Study
  • Information Management

    • LIS 503 – Special Topics (e.g., Digital Curation Information
      Management)
    • LIS 513 – Records Management
    • LIS 514 – Conceptualizing and Representing Information
    • LIS 526 – Practicum
    • LIS 527 – Special Project
    • LIS 561 – Information Systems Analysis & Design
    • LIS 563 – Digital Libraries
    • LIS 566 – Information Search
    • LIS 571 – Information Organization
    • LIS 598 – Directed Study

Information Users & Use

Choose at least one (1) from the following:

  • LIS 503 – Special Topics (e.g., Diverse Users; Resources & Services in Social Sciences & Humanities; Scholarly Communication)
  • LIS 518 – Reference Sources & Services
  • LIS 523 – User Education
  • LIS 526 – Practicum
  • LIS 527 – Special Projects
  • LIS 534 – Resources & Services for Children
  • LIS 535 – Resources & Services for Young Adults
  • LIS 536 – Multicultural & Special Populations Materials for Children & Young Adults
  • LIS 586 – Health Sciences Librarianship
  • LIS 598 – Directed Study

Professional Skills

Choose at least one (1) from the following:

  • LIS 509 – Introduction to Archives
  • LIS 510 – Law Libraries Administration
  • LIS 526 – Practicum
  • LIS 527 – Special Projects
  • LIS 531 – Marketing of Information Services
  • LIS 567 – Government Information
  • LIS 580 – Information Policy
  • LIS 581 – Management of Libraries and Information Agencies
  • LIS 587 – Collection Development
  • LIS 588 – Music Librarianship I
  • LIS 589 – Music Librarianship II
  • LIS 598 – Directed Study