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Spring 2017 Special Session Schedule

Classes begin: 2017-01-26
Classes end: 2017-05-16
Spring Recess: March 27-31, 2017
Cesar Chavez Day: March 31, 2017

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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 29481Liu, Z.     
Info200-11  Information Communities 29482Koontz     
Info200-12  Information Communities 29483Stephens     
Info200-13  Information Communities 29484Reid, A.     
Info200-14  Information Communities 29485Greenblatt     
Info200-15  Information Communities 29486Tash     
Info200-16  Information Communities 29487Schmidt, A.     
Info200-17  Information Communities 30155Tash     
Info202-10  Information Retrieval System Design 29488Zhang, L.     
Info202-11  Information Retrieval System Design 29489Zhang, M.     
Info202-12  Information Retrieval System Design 29490MacKay     
Info202-13  Information Retrieval System Design 29491Zhang, L.     
Info202-14  Information Retrieval System Design 29492Scott     
Info202-15  Information Retrieval System Design 29493Scott     
Info202-16  Information Retrieval System Design 29494Scott     
Info203-10  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29495Steiner    note for 203-10:  (1 unit)
Info203-11  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29496Steiner    note for 203-11:  (1 unit)
Info203-12  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29497Steiner    note for 203-12:  (1 unit)
Info203-13  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29498Steiner    note for 203-13:  (1 unit)
Info203-14  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29499Steiner    note for 203-14:  (1 unit)
Info203-15  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29500Steiner    note for 203-15:  (1 unit)
Info203-16  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29501Runnels    note for 203-16:  (1 unit)
Info203-17  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29502Runnels    note for 203-17:  (1 unit)
Info203-18  Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29503Runnels    note for 203-18:  (1 unit)
Info204-10  Information Professions 29505Disher     
Info204-11  Information Professions 29506Alman     
Info204-12  Information Professions 29507Boyd     
Info204-13  Information Professions 29508Boyd     
Info204-14  Information Professions 29509Alman     
Info204-15  Information Professions 29510Stenstrom     
Info204-16  Information Professions 29511Dee     
Info210-10  Reference and Information Services 29512Macek     
Info210-11  Reference and Information Services 29513Tunon     
Info210-12  Reference and Information Services 29514Otero-Boisvert     
Info210-13  Reference and Information Services 29515Tunon    topic: Reference Collections in the 21st century (1 Unit)
note for 210-13:  (1 unit) Runs from January 26th-February 23rd
Info210-14  Reference and Information Services 29516Tunon    topic: Reference in the Age of Google: Marketing, Outreach, Management, and Evaluation (2 Units)
note for 210-14:  (2 units) Runs from February 27th-May 1st
Info220-10  Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 29517Bodart 2/1, 2/15, 3/8, 3/22, 4/12, 4/26 (All from 6:30-9:00pm PT). 2/1 is mandatory synchronous, other classes are required asynchronous, but highly recommended synchronous attendance.  topic: Psychology of the Information User
Info220-11  Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 29518Dickey    topic: Music Librarianship (1 unit)
note for 220-11:  (1 unit) Runs from January 30th-February 27th
Info220-12  Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 29519Lampson    topic: Legal Resources (2 units)
note for 220-12:  (2 units) Runs from February 27th-May 1st
Info221-10  Government Information Sources 29520McCaffrey    topic: Government Information
Info230-10  Issues in Academic Libraries 29521Gilman     
Info232-10  Issues in Public Libraries 29522Barefoot     
Info232-11  Issues in Public Libraries 29895Barefoot     
Info233-10  School Library Media Centers 29523Buchanan     
Info240-10  Information Technology Tools and Applications 29524Dean     
Info240-11  Information Technology Tools and Applications 29525Dean     
Info240-12  Information Technology Tools and Applications 29526Dean     
Info241-10  Automated Library Systems 29527Dickey    topic: The ILS and basic functionality for all library systems (1 unit)
note for 241-10:  (1 unit) Runs from January 26th-February 23rd
Info241-11  Automated Library Systems 29528Dickey    topic: Current Expansions of the ILS already in play (e-books, social media) (1 unit)
note for 241-11:  (1 unit) Runs from March 1st-April 5th
Info241-12  Automated Library Systems 29529Dickey    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 April 12th-May 10th
Info242-10  Database Management 29531Liu, G. Orientation (Sat. 1/28 9:00-11:30am) and Lab Session (2/25-26, hourly meeting with each project group by reservation)    
Info244-10  Online Searching 29532Ziemer     
Info244-11  Online Searching 29533Garrick     
Info246-10  Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 29534Perry    topic: JavaScript/jQuery
Info246-11  Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 29535Chen    topic: Information Visualization
Info246-12  Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 29536Dean    topic: Learning to use Drupal and Understanding Content Management Systems
Info246-13  Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 29537Mules    topic: Linux, Python, Data Security, Networking
Info246-15  Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 29539Tucker Recommended participation in orientation seminar on Saturday, January 28, 10-11am PT. Mandatory participation in presentations seminar: choose either Wednesday, April 26, 6-8pm PT or Thursday, April 27, 6-8pm PT.   topic: Information Architecture
Info247-10  Vocabulary Design 29540Zhang, L.     
Info248-10  Beginning Cataloging and Classification 29541Bolin     
Info248-11  Beginning Cataloging and Classification 29542Bolin     
Info248-12  Beginning Cataloging and Classification 29543Bolin     
Info250-10  Design and Implementation of Instructional Strategies for Information Professionals 29544Loertscher 1/31, 2/14, 2/28, 3/14, 4/4, 4/18, 5/2 (All Tuesdays from 5:30-7:30pm PT)  topic: Instructional Design K-12 Focus
Info250-11  Design and Implementation of Instructional Strategies for Information Professionals 29545Kovacs    topic: Instructional Design Non K-12 Focus
Info251-10  Web Usability 29546Kovacs     
Info254-10  Information Literacy and Learning 29547Buchanan     
Info254-11  Information Literacy and Learning 29548Becker     
Info256-10  Archives and Manuscripts 29549Lawrimore     
Info256-11  Archives and Manuscripts 29550Lindberg     
Info259-10  Preservation Management 29551Skinner     
Info260A-10  Programming and Services for Children 29552Wrenn-Estes 2/15, 4/12 (Both from 6:30-9:00pm PT)   
Info261A-10  Programming and Services for Young Adults 29553Bernier     
Info261A-11  Programming and Services for Young Adults 29890Velasquez     
Info263-10  Materials for Children 29554Wrenn-Estes 2/21, 4/4 (Both from 6:30-9:00pm PT)   
Info266-10  Collection Management 29555Bodart 1/31, 2/7, 2/28, 3/7, 4/4 (All from 6:30-9:00 pm PT). All classes are required asynchronous, but highly recommended synchronous attendance.   
Info266-11  Collection Management 29556Loertscher 2/7, 2/21, 3/7, 3/21, 4/11, 4/25, 5/9 (All Tuesdays from 5:30-7:30pm PT)   
Info266-12  Collection Management 29557Disher     
Info267-10  Seminar in Services to Children and Young Adults 29558Wrenn-Estes 2/23, 4/6 (Both from 6:30-9:00pm PT)  topic: Intellectual Freedom - YA
Info275-10  Library Services for Racially and Ethnically Diverse Communities 29559Liu, Z.     
Info275-11  Library Services for Racially and Ethnically Diverse Communities 29560Rebmann     
Info280-10  History of Books and Libraries 29561Main    note for 280-10:  Instructors: Main and Hansen
Info281-10  Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29562Brown    topic: Marketing Your LIS Skills in a Networked and Changing World (2 units)
note for 281-10:  (2 units) Class runs: January 26th-March 24th
Info281-11  Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29563Bolin    topic: Metadata
Info281-12  Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29564Koh    topic: Indigenous Librarianship (1 unit)
note for 281-12:  (1 unit) Class runs January 26th-February 23rd
See more information about this class.
Info281-13  Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29565Hagar    topic: Globalization and Information
note for 281-13:  See more information about this class.
Info282-10  Seminar in Library Management 29566Wong, P.    topic: Grant Writing
Info282-11  Seminar in Library Management 29567Cervone    topic: Social Network Analysis and Social Analytics (2 units)
note for 282-11:  (2 units) Runs from March 1st-May 3rd
Info282-12  Seminar in Library Management 29568Gaffney    topic: Financial Management (1 unit)
note for 282-12:  (1 unit) Runs from March 1st-April 5th
Info282-13  Seminar in Library Management 29569Sawyer    topic: Leadership (1 unit)
note for 282-13:  (1 unit) Runs from January 26th-February 23rd
Info282-14  Seminar in Library Management 29570Sweeney, P.    topic: Political Advocacy (1 unit)
note for 282-14:  (1 unit) Class runs: January 30th-February 27th
See more information about this class.
Info282-15  Seminar in Library Management 29571Alman    topic: The Emerging Future: Technology Issues and Trends
Info284-10  Seminar in Archives and Records Management 29572Scott    topic: Digitization and Digital Preservation
Info284-11  Seminar in Archives and Records Management 29573Lindberg    topic: Encoded Archival Description (EAD)
Info284-12  Seminar in Archives and Records Management 29574Thomas    topic: Special Collections (2 units)
note for 284-12:  (2 units) Class runs March 1st-May 3rd
Info284-13  Seminar in Archives and Records Management 29575Daulby    topic: Electronic Records
Info284-14  Seminar in Archives and Records Management 29576Winget    topic: Digital Curation
Info285-10  Research Methods in Library and Information Science 29577Dickey    topic: Historical Research
Info285-11  Research Methods in Library and Information Science 29578Bernier 2/20, 3/20, 4/3 (All Mondays from 6-9pm PT)  topic: Youth Services
Info285-12  Research Methods in Library and Information Science 29579Luo    topic: Survey Research (especially library user surveys)
Info285-13  Research Methods in Library and Information Science 29580Jefferson  Intensive format: 1/26-3/23 topic: Action Research
note for 285-13:  See more information about intensives
Info285-14  Research Methods in Library and Information Science 29581Stenstrom    topic: Evaluating Programs and Services
Info285-15  Research Methods in Library and Information Science 29582Wellstead    topic: Assessment of Information Literacy Instruction
Info287-10  Seminar in Information Science 29583Stephens    topic: The Hyperlinked Library: Emerging Trends, Emerging Technologies
Info287-11  Seminar in Information Science 29584Weissmann    topic: Gamifying Information
Info287-12  Seminar in Information Science 29585Hall-Ellis    topic: RDA (1 unit)
note for 287-12:  (1 unit) Class runs: January 26th-February 23rd.
Please note: Must already have had INFO 248 or equivalent experience
Info287-13  Seminar in Information Science 29586Hall-Ellis    topic: Subject Analysis (1 unit)
note for 287-13:  (1 unit) Class runs: March 1st-April 5th.
Please note: Must already have had INFO 248 or equivalent experience
Info289-10  Advanced Topics in Library and Information Science (e-portfolio) 29587Main     
Info293-10  Introduction to Data Networking 29588San Nicolas-Rocca     
Info294-10  Professional Experience: Internships 29589Fisher, B.    note for 294-10:  (2 units) Onsite non-archival internships
Info294-11  Professional Experience: Internships 29590Fisher, B.    note for 294-11:  (3 units) Onsite non-archival Internships
Info294-12  Professional Experience: Internships 29591Fisher, B.    note for 294-12:  (4 units) Onsite non-archival Internships
Info294-13  Professional Experience: Internships 29592Main    note for 294-13:  (2 units) All virtual and all archival internships
Info294-14  Professional Experience: Internships 29593Main    note for 294-14:  (3 units) All virtual and all archival internships
Info294-15  Professional Experience: Internships 29594Main    note for 294-15:  (4 units) All virtual and all archival internships
Info295-10  School Library Field Work 29595Harlan     
Info298-10  Special Studies 29596All Faculty    note for 298-10:  (1 unit)
Info298-11  Special Studies 29597All Faculty    note for 298-11:  (2 units)
Info298-12  Special Studies 29598All Faculty    note for 298-12:  (3 units)
Info298-13  Special Studies 29599Faires    note for 298-13:  (3 units) Only for WISE students
Info298-14  Special Studies 29600Faires    note for 298-14:  (3 units) Only for students taking Web Conferencing peer mentoring with Debbie Faires
Info298-15  Special Studies 29601Steiner    note for 298-15:  (3 units) Only for students taking 203 peer mentoring with Vicki Steiner
Info299-10  Thesis 29602Hansen     
Span132-10  Beginning Spanish 29612World Languages    note for 132-10:  SPAN 132 is offered online by World Languages for the School of Information. See more information about this class and how to request a spot in the class.