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Fall 2015 Special Session Schedule

Classes begin: 2015-08-20
Classes end: 2015-12-08
Labor Day: September 7, 2015
Veterans Day: November 11, 2015
Thanksgiving Holiday: November 26-27, 2015

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Important: Classes start on the first day of school unless stated differently in the Notes below.

All classes are online and 3 units unless otherwise stated.

Additional course information may be available on instructor syllabi from prior semesters. View the list of course web pages. Please check this information before e-mailing instructors.

Collaborate is the iSchool's Web conferencing software. Please see: Student Guide to Using Collaborate.

The following courses have multiple sections with different topics: 210, 220, 246, 250, 267, 271A, 281, 282, 284, 285, 287. Select a course to view topic choices, then click search to display results.

   
Catalog Nbr Course Title Class Number Instructor Mandatory Collaborate Intensive Note
Info200-10  Information Communities 49509Liu, Z.     
Info200-11  Information Communities 49510Boyd     
Info200-12  Information Communities 49511Liu, Z.     
Info200-13  Information Communities 49512Tash     
Info200-14  Information Communities 49513Bontenbal     
Info200-15  Information Communities 49514Hagar     
Info200-16  Information Communities 49515Schmidt, A.     
Info200-17  Information Communities 49516Greenblatt     
Info200-18  Information Communities 50185Bontenbal     
Info202-10  Information Retrieval System Design 49517Zhang, L.     
Info202-11  Information Retrieval System Design 49518Scott     
Info202-12  Information Retrieval System Design 49519Scott     
Info202-13  Information Retrieval System Design 49520Liu, G. Orientation: 8/22 (9:00-11:30am PT)   
Info202-14  Information Retrieval System Design 49521MacKay     
Info202-15  Information Retrieval System Design 49522Scott     
Info202-16  Information Retrieval System Design 49523Tucker Course Orientation Seminar: 8/24 (6-7pm PT)   
Info202-17  Information Retrieval System Design 49524Tucker Course Orientation Seminar: 8/25 (6-7pm PT)   
Info203-10  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49526Runnels    note for 203-10:  (1 unit)
Info203-11  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49527Runnels    note for 203-11:  (1 unit)
Info203-12  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49528Runnels    note for 203-12:  (1 unit)
Info203-13  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49529Runnels    note for 203-13:  (1 unit)
Info203-14  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49530Steiner    note for 203-14:  (1 unit)
Info203-15  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49531Steiner    note for 203-15:  (1 unit)
Info203-16  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49532Steiner    note for 203-16:  (1 unit)
Info203-17  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49533Steiner    note for 203-17:  (1 unit)
Info203-18  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49534Steiner    note for 203-18:  (1 unit)
Info204-10  Information Professions 49554Boyd     
Info204-11  Information Professions 49555Boyd     
Info204-12  Information Professions 49556Stenstrom     
Info204-13  Information Professions 49557Dee     
Info204-14  Information Professions 49558Alman  Intensive format: 9/23-11/16 note for 204-14:  See more information about intensives
Info204-15  Information Professions 49559Disher     
Info204-16  Information Professions 49560Alman     
Info204-17  Information Professions 49561Stenstrom     
Info210-10  Reference and Information Services 49587Tunon    topic: General - Three (3) Unit Version
Info210-11  Reference and Information Services 49588Macek    topic: General - Three (3) Unit Version
Info210-12  Reference and Information Services 49589Tunon    topic: Reference Collections in the 21st century (1 Unit)
note for 210-12:  (1 unit) Runs from August 20th-September 17th
Info210-13  Reference and Information Services 49590Tunon    topic: Reference in the Age of Google: Marketing, Outreach, Management, and Evaluation (2 Units)
note for 210-13:  (2 units) Runs from August 31st-October 26th
Info220-10  Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 49591Aber    topic: Maps & GIS (2 units)
note for 220-10:  (2 units) Runs from October 1st-December 3rd
Info220-11  Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 49592Lampson    topic: Legal Resources (3 units)
note for 220-11:  (2 units) Runs from October 1st-December 3rd
Info221-10  Government Information Sources 49593Shuler    topic: Government Information
Info232-10  Issues in Public Libraries 49620Friday     
Info234-10  Intellectual Freedom Seminar 49621Gardner     
Info237-10  School Library Media Materials 49622Buchanan     
Info240-10  Information Technology Tools and Applications 49623Dean     
Info240-11  Information Technology Tools and Applications 49624Dean     
Info240-12  Information Technology Tools and Applications 49625Dean     
Info241-10  Automated Library Systems 49655Dickey    topic: The ILS and basic functionality for all library systems (1 unit)
note for 241-10:  (1 unit) Runs from August 31st-September 28th
Info241-11  Automated Library Systems 49656Dickey    topic: Current Expansions of the ILS already in play (e-books, social media) (1 unit)
note for 241-11:  (1 unit) Runs from September 28th-October 26th
Info241-12  Automated Library Systems 49657Dickey    topic: Emerging technologies that could be core pieces in 3-5 years (linked data, the Internet of Things) (1 unit)
note for 241-12:  (1 unit) Runs from November 2nd-December 7th
Info244-10  Online Searching 49658Ziemer     
Info244-11  Online Searching 49659Tucker Participate in two seminars: (1) choose either Wednesday, Oct 14, 6-7:30pm PT, or Thurs, Oct 15, 6-7:30pm PT; (2) choose either Saturday, Dec 5, 9-10:30am PT, or Monday, Dec 7, 6-7:30pm PT.   
Info246-10  Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 49660Morgan    topic: XML
Info246-11  Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 49661Perry    topic: Fundamentals of Programming (1 unit)
note for 246-11:  (1 unit) Runs from August 31st-September 28th
Info246-12  Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 49662Perry    topic: PHP/MySQL
Info246-13  Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 49664Chen    topic: Big Data Analytics and Management
Info247-10  Vocabulary Design 49665Zhang, L.     
Info248-10  Beginning Cataloging and Classification 49666Bolin     
Info248-11  Beginning Cataloging and Classification 49667Bolin     
Info248-12  Beginning Cataloging and Classification 49668Bolin     
Info249-10  Advanced Cataloging and Organization of Information 49669Hall-Ellis     
Info250-10  Design and Implementation of Instructional Strategies for Information Professionals 49675Loertscher 8/25, 9/8, 9/22, 10/6, 10/20, 11/3, 11/17 (All from 5:30-7:30pm PT)  topic: Instructional Design K-12 Focus
Info250-11  Design and Implementation of Instructional Strategies for Information Professionals 49676Kovacs    topic: Instructional Design Non K-12 Focus
Info250-12  Design and Implementation of Instructional Strategies for Information Professionals 49765Kovacs    topic: Instructional Design Non K-12 Focus
Info254-10  Information Literacy and Learning 49677Buchanan     
Info256-10  Archives and Manuscripts 49679Lawrimore     
Info256-11  Archives and Manuscripts 49680de Lorenzo     
Info259-10  Preservation Management 49681Skinner     
Info260A-10  Programming and Services for Children 49682Wrenn-Estes 10/28, 12/2 (Both from 6:30-9pm PT)   
Info261A-10  Programming and Services for Young Adults 49683Bernier     
Info265-10  Materials for Young Adults 49684Wrenn-Estes 10/13, 11/17 (Both from 6:30-9pm PT)   
Info266-10  Collection Management 49685Disher     
Info266-11  Collection Management 49686Bodart 8/24, 9/3, 10/1, 10/22, 11/12 (All from 6:30-9pm PT). These classes are mandatory for asynchronous attendance, however, synchronous attendance is HIGHLY RECOMMENDED by students who have taken the class in previous semesters.   
Info266-12  Collection Management 49688Loertscher 9/1, 9/15, 9/29, 10/13, 10/27, 11/10, 11/24 (All from 5:30-7:30pm PT)   
Info268-10  History of Youth Literature 49689Tomeo  Intensive format: 9/29-11/24 note for 268-10:  See more information about intensives
Info269-10  Early Childhood LIteracy 49690Wrenn-Estes 9/21, 11/23 (Both from 6:30-9pm PT)   
Info275-10  Library Services for Racially and Ethnically Diverse Communities 49691Rebmann     
Info281-10  Seminar in Contemporary Issues 49692Bolin    topic: Metadata
Info281-11  Seminar in Contemporary Issues 49699Driscoll    topic: Digital Copyright (1 unit)
note for 281-11:  (1 unit) Runs from October 19th-November 16th
Info281-12  Seminar in Contemporary Issues 49702Rebmann    topic: Learning Design for New Literacies
Info281-13  Seminar in Contemporary Issues 49703Sellar    topic: International and Comparative Librarianship
Info281-14  Seminar in Contemporary Issues 49704Wrenn-Estes 9/24, 10/22, 12/3 (All from 6:30-9pm PT)  topic: Storytelling
Info281-15  Seminar in Contemporary Issues 49705Hagar    topic: Crisis/Disaster Health Informatics
Info282-10  Seminar in Library Management 49706Wong, P.    topic: Grant Writing
Info282-11  Seminar in Library Management 49707Horodyski    topic: Digital Asset Management
Info282-12  Seminar in Library Management 49708Gaffney    topic: Project Management
Info283-10  Marketing of Information Products and Services 49709Alman     
Info284-10  Seminar in Archives and Records Management 49710Main    topic: Medieval Manuscripts: Codicology (1 unit)
note for 284-10:  (1 unit) Runs from August 20th-September 17th
See more information about this class.
Info284-11  Seminar in Archives and Records Management 49711Main    topic: Medieval Manuscripts: Paleography (2 units)
note for 284-11:  (2 units) Runs from September 21st-November 16th
See more information about this class.
Info284-12  Seminar in Archives and Records Management 49712Daulby    topic: Electronic Records
Info284-13  Seminar in Archives and Records Management 49713Scott    topic: Tools, Services, and Methodologies for Digital Curation
Info284-14  Seminar in Archives and Records Management 49714Giglierano    topic: Creating Interpretive Exhibits in Nontraditional Spaces
note for 284-14:  See more information about this class.
Info285-10  Research Methods in Library and Information Science 49715Liu, G. Orientation: 8/22 (1:00-3:30pm PT)  topic: General overview of the frequently used research methods in library and information practice
Info285-11  Research Methods in Library and Information Science 49716Stenstrom    topic: Evaluating Programs and Services
Info285-12  Research Methods in Library and Information Science 49717Bernier    topic: Historical Research
Info285-13  Research Methods in Library and Information Science 49718Jefferson  Intensive format: 8/20-10/15 topic: Action Research
note for 285-13:  See more information about intensives
Info285-14  Research Methods in Library and Information Science 49719Cervone    topic: Evaluating Programs and Services
Info287-10  Seminar in Information Science 49720San Nicolas-Rocca    topic: Cybersecurity
Info287-11  Seminar in Information Science 49721Stephens    topic: The Hyperlinked Library: Emerging Trends, Emerging Technologies
Info287-12  Seminar in Information Science 49722Weissmann    topic: Gamifying Information
Info289-10  Advanced Topics in Library and Information Science (e-portfolio) 49723Main    note for 289-10:  (e-Portfolio)
Info294-10  Professional Experience: Internships 49726Fisher, B.    note for 294-10:  (2 units)
Info294-11  Professional Experience: Internships 49727Fisher, B.    note for 294-11:  (3 units)
Info294-12  Professional Experience: Internships 49728Fisher, B.    note for 294-12:  (4 units)
Info294-13  Professional Experience: Internships 49729Main    note for 294-13:  (2 units) Archive Internships AND all Virtual Internships
Info294-14  Professional Experience: Internships 49730Main    note for 294-14:  (3 units) Archive Internships AND all Virtual Internships
Info294-15  Professional Experience: Internships 49731Main    note for 294-15:  (4 units) Archive Internships AND all Virtual Internships
Info295-10  School Library Field Work 49732Harlan     
Info298-10  Special Studies 49733All Faculty    note for 298-10:  (1 unit)
Info298-11  Special Studies 49734All Faculty    note for 298-11:  (2 units)
Info298-12  Special Studies 49735All Faculty    note for 298-12:  (3 units)
Info298-14  Special Studies 49736Faires    note for 298-14:  (3 units) - Only for WISE students
Info298-15  Special Studies 49737Faires    note for 298-15:  (3 units) - Only for students taking Collaborate with Debbie Faires
Info298-16  Special Studies 49738Faires    note for 298-16:  (3 units) - Only for students taking 203 peer mentoring with Debbie Faires
Info299-10  Thesis 49741Hansen