Information Science

Information Science professionals meet the challenges of a constantly changing information environment. They use the latest information technologies to organize and retrieve information. Professionals work in diverse settings such as corporations, law firms, cultural organizations, financial institutions, schools, and public libraries. A wealth of opportunity exists in the expanding information sector, including internet applications, training, and customer support. Students completing the program will have solid foundations to start careers in the library and information arenas, or to advance their careers in these disciplines.

Courses

Intro to Library Services

CEIS 0010
This course provides an overview of types of libraries, media and information centers, tools and terminology used in libraries, the role of library assistants, Library Bill of Rights, privacy issues...

Intro to Library Services

ISIS 1010
This course provides an overview of types of libraries, media and information centers, tools and terminology used in libraries, the role of library assistants, Library Bill of Rights, privacy issues...

Library Technical Services

CEIS 0050
Course is overview of the processes by which materials are acquired for collections and prepared for public access. Bibliographic search tools, acquisition terminology, serials ordering, cataloging...

Library Technical Services

ISIS 1500
Course is overview of the processes by which materials are acquired for collections and prepared for public access. Bibliographic search tools, acquisition terminology, serials ordering, cataloging...

Public Information Services

CEIS 0020
Course includes information about library circ. Systems: policies, procedures, reserve collections, patron holds/requests, reference and info services, search strategies, info sources, customer...

Public Information Services

ISIS 1200
Course includes information about library circ. Systems: policies, procedures, reserve collections, patron holds/requests, reference and info services, search strategies, info sources, customer...