Fall 2017 Special Session Schedule

Classes begin: 2017-08-23
Classes end: 2017-12-11
Labor Day: September 4, 2017
Veterans Day: November 10, 2017
Thanksgiving Holiday: November 23-24, 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.

Zoom is the University Web conferencing software.

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
Number
Course Title Class Number Instructor Mandatory
Zoom
Intensive Note
Info200-10 Information Communities 49953Liu, Z.  
Info200-11 Information Communities 49954Tash  
Info200-12 Information Communities 49956Tash  
Info200-13 Information Communities 49957Hagar  
Info200-14 Information Communities 49958Koontz  
Info200-15 Information Communities 49959Greenblatt  
Info200-16 Information Communities 49960Koontz  
Info200-17 Information Communities 49961Schmidt, A.  
Info202-10 Information Retrieval System Design 49962Chen  
Info202-11 Information Retrieval System Design 49963Tucker Mandatory participation in course orientation seminar on Sunday, August 27, 6-7pm PT. Recommended participation in seminar on Monday, October 23, 6-7pm PT. 
Info202-12 Information Retrieval System Design 49964Zhang, L.  
Info202-13Information Retrieval System Design Zhang, M.   note for 202-13: This class has been cancelled.
Info202-14 Information Retrieval System Design 49966Scott  
Info202-15 Information Retrieval System Design 49967Scott  
Info202-16 Information Retrieval System Design 49968Scott  
Info202-17 Information Retrieval System Design 49969San Nicolas-Rocca  
Info203-10 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49971Steiner   note for 203-10: (1 unit)
Info203-11 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49974Steiner   note for 203-11: (1 unit)
Info203-12 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49975Runnels   note for 203-12: (1 unit)
Info203-13 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49976Steiner   note for 203-13: (1 unit)
Info203-14 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49977Steiner   note for 203-14: (1 unit)
Info203-15 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49978Runnels   note for 203-15: (1 unit)
Info203-16 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49979Steiner   note for 203-16: (1 unit)
Info203-17 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49980Steiner   note for 203-17: (1 unit)
Info203-18 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 49981Runnels   note for 203-18: (1 unit)
Info204-10 Information Professions 49982Disher  
Info204-11 Information Professions 49983Alman  
Info204-12 Information Professions 49984Boyd  
Info204-13 Information Professions 49985Boyd  
Info204-14 Information Professions 49986Alman  
Info204-15 Information Professions 49987Stenstrom  
Info204-16 Information Professions 49988Gaffney  
Info204-17 Information Professions 49990Dee  
Info204-18 Information Professions 50994Stenstrom  
Info210-10 Reference and Information Services 49994Macek   topic: General - Three (3) Unit Version
Info210-11 Reference and Information Services 49995Tunon   topic: General - Three (3) Unit Version
Info210-12 Reference and Information Services 49996Otero-Boisvert   topic: General - Three (3) Unit Version
Info210-13 Reference and Information Services 49997Tunon   topic: Reference Collections in the 21st century (1 Unit)
note for 210-13: (1 unit) Runs from September 11th - October 11th
Info210-14 Reference and Information Services 49998Tunon   topic: Reference in the Age of Google: Marketing, Outreach, Management, and Evaluation (2 Units)
note for 210-14: (2 units) Runs from October 16th - December 11th
Info220-10 Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 49999Bodart 8/30, 9/14, 9/27, 10/11, 11/1, 11/14, 12/5 (All from 6:30-9:00pm PT). All classes are required asynchronous, but highly recommended synchronous attendance.  topic: Readers Advisory Genres and Techniques
Info220-11 Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 50000Friedland   topic: Digital Humanities
Info220-12 Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 50001Greenberg   topic: Medical and Health Sciences Librarianship
Info220-13 Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 50002Aber   topic: Maps & GIS (2 units)
note for 220-13: (2 units) Runs from August 23rd - October 20th
Info232-10 Issues in Public Libraries 50027Barefoot  
Info234-10 Intellectual Freedom Seminar 50028Gardner  
Info237-10 School Library Media Materials 50029Buchanan  
Info240-10 Information Technology Tools and Applications 50030Dean  
Info240-11 Information Technology Tools and Applications 50031Dean  
Info240-12 Information Technology Tools and Applications 50032Dean  
Info244-10 Online Searching 50033Ziemer  
Info244-11 Online Searching 50034Steiner  
Info246-10 Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 50035Perry   topic: PHP/MySQL
Info246-11 Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 50036Chen   topic: Big Data Analytics and Management
Info246-12 Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 50037Lindberg   topic: XML
Info246-13 Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 50038Liu, G. Orientation - Sun, 8/27 (9:00-11:30am PT), Lab Session #1 - Sat, 9/2 (9:00-11:30am PT)  topic: Text/Data Mining
Info247-10 Vocabulary Design 50039Zhang, L.  
Info248-10 Beginning Cataloging and Classification 50040Bolin  
Info248-11 Beginning Cataloging and Classification 50041Bolin  
Info248-12 Beginning Cataloging and Classification 50042Bolin  
Info250-10 Design and Implementation of Instructional Strategies for Information Professionals 50054Kovacs   topic: Instructional Design Non K-12 Focus
Info250-11 Design and Implementation of Instructional Strategies for Information Professionals 50055Kovacs   topic: Instructional Design Non K-12 Focus
Info254-10 Information Literacy and Learning 50056Buchanan  
Info254-11 Information Literacy and Learning 50057Becker  
Info256-10 Archives and Manuscripts 50058Lawrimore  
Info256-11 Archives and Manuscripts 50059Lindberg  
Info259-10 Preservation Management 50060Skinner  
Info260A-10 Programming and Services for Children 50186Wrenn-Estes 9/25, 11/13 (Both from 6:30-9:00pm PT) 
Info261A-10 Programming and Services for Young Adults 50061Bernier  
Info265-10 Materials for Young Adults 50062Wrenn-Estes 10/26, 11/16 (Both from 6:30-9:00pm PT) 
Info266-10 Collection Management 50063Bodart 8/31, 9/7, 9/19, 10/4, 10/24 (All from 6:30-9:00pm PT). All classes are required asynchronous, but highly recommended synchronous attendance. 
Info266-11 Collection Management 50064Higgins  
Info266-12 Collection Management 50065Disher  
Info269-10 Early Childhood LIteracy 50066Wrenn-Estes 9/27, 10/18 (Both from 6:30-9:00pm PT) 
Info275-10 Library Services for Racially and Ethnically Diverse Communities 50067Liu, Z.  
Info281-10 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 50068Bolin   topic: Metadata
Info281-11 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 50069Hagar   topic: Globalization and Information
Info281-12 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 50070Wrenn-Estes 10/3, 10/10, 10/24 (All from 6:30-9:00pm PT) - NOTE: Each student signs up for ONE of the sessions NOT all three.  topic: Storytelling
Info281-13 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 50071Sellar 10/1 (5-6:30pm PT)  topic: Examination of global library issues using project based learning (2 units)
note for 281-13: (2 units) Runs from September 18th - November 16th
Info281-14 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 50072Agee   topic: Open Access (1 unit)
note for 281-14: (1 unit) Runs from October 23rd - November 21st
Info281-15 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 50073Buenting   topic: Intercultural Communication (2 units)
note for 281-15: (2 units) Runs from August 23rd - October 20th
Info282-10 Seminar in Library Management 50074Barefoot   topic: Change Management (1 unit)
note for 282-10: (1 unit) Runs from October 9th - November 9th
Info282-11 Seminar in Library Management 50075Horodyski   topic: Digital Asset Management
Info282-12 Seminar in Library Management 50076Wong, P.   topic: Grant Writing
Info282-13 Seminar in Library Management 50077Gaffney   topic: Project Management (2 units)
note for 282-13: (2 units) Runs from September 11th - November 9th
Info283-10 Marketing of Information Products and Services 50078Alman  
Info284-10 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 50079Main   topic: Medieval Manuscripts: Codicology (1 unit)
note for 284-10: (1 unit) August 23rd - September 20th
For content information, please see Fall 2017 syllabus.
Info284-11 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 50080Main   topic: Medieval Manuscripts: Paleography (2 units)
note for 284-11: (2 units) Runs from September 21st - November 16th
For content information, please see Fall 2017 syllabus.
Info284-12 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 50081Main   topic: Medieval Manuscripts: Genres (2 units)
note for 284-12: (2 units) Runs from October 5th - December 7th
For content information, please see Fall 2017 syllabus.
Info284-13 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 50082Scott   topic: Tools, Services, and Methodologies for Digital Curation
Info284-14 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 50083Gleason   topic: Managing Photographic Collections
Info284-15Seminar in Archives and Records Management Giglierano   topic: Creating Interpretive Exhibits in Nontraditional Spaces
note for 284-15: This class has been cancelled.
Info285-10 Applied Research Methods 50085Bernier   topic: Historical Research More 285 Topic Information
Info285-11 Applied Research Methods 50086Luo   topic: Survey Research (especially library user surveys) More 285 Topic Information
Info285-12 Applied Research Methods 50087Jefferson Intensive format: August 30th - October 27th topic: Action Research
note for 285-12: See more information about intensives More 285 Topic Information
Info285-13 Applied Research Methods 50088Sweeney, J.   topic: Evaluating Programs and Services More 285 Topic Information
Info285-14 Applied Research Methods 50089Liu, G. Orientation - Sat, 8/26 (1:00-3:30pm PT)  topic: General overview of the frequently used research methods in library and information practice More 285 Topic Information
Info285-15 Applied Research Methods 51009Stenstrom   topic: Evaluating Programs and Services More 285 Topic Information
Info287-10 Seminar in Information Science 50141Cervone   topic: Health Informatics (2 units)
note for 287-10: (2 units) Runs from September 18th - November 16th
Info287-11 Seminar in Information Science 50143Bell, S.   topic: Design Thinking (2 units)
note for 287-11: (2 units) Runs from September 13th – November 22nd with a break from October 9th – October 16th
Info287-12 Seminar in Information Science 50144San Nicolas-Rocca   topic: Cybersecurity
Info287-13 Seminar in Information Science 50145Hammond   topic: Innovation and Participatory Practice in Libraries (to include Maker Spaces)
Info287-14 Seminar in Information Science 50150Weissmann   topic: Scratch (2 units)
note for 287-14: (2 units) Runs from August 23rd - October 20th
Info289-10 Advanced Topics in Library and Information Science (e-portfolio) 50151Main  
Info294-10 Professional Experience: Internships 50153Fisher, B.   note for 294-10: (2 units) Onsite non-archival Internships
Info294-11 Professional Experience: Internships 50155Fisher, B.   note for 294-11: (3 units) Onsite non-archival Internships
Info294-12 Professional Experience: Internships 50156Fisher, B.   note for 294-12: (4 units) Onsite non-archival Internships
Info294-13 Professional Experience: Internships 50157Main   note for 294-13: (2 units) All virtual and all archival Internships
Info294-14 Professional Experience: Internships 50158Main   note for 294-14: (3 units) All virtual and all archival Internships
Info294-15 Professional Experience: Internships 50159Main   note for 294-15: (4 units) All virtual and all archival Internships
Info295-10 School Library Field Work 50160Harlan  
Info298-10 Special Studies 50161All Faculty   note for 298-10: (1 unit)
Info298-11 Special Studies 50162All Faculty   note for 298-11: (2 units)
Info298-12 Special Studies 50163All Faculty   note for 298-12: (3 units)
Info298-13 Special Studies 50164Faires   note for 298-13: (3 units ) Only for students taking 203 peer mentoring
Info298-14 Special Studies 50165Faires   note for 298-14: (3 units) Only for students taking WISE classes
Info299-10 Thesis 50166Hansen  
Span132-10 Spanish 50175World Languages   topic: Beginning Spanish
note for 132-10: SPAN 132-10 is offered online by World Languages for the School of Information, and is 4 units. See prior (3-unit) course syllabus as an example. See more information about this class and how to request a spot in the class.
Span132-11 Spanish 50318World Languages   topic: Intermediate Spanish
note for 132-11: SPAN 132-11 is offered online by World Languages for the School of Information, and is 4 units. Intermediate Spanish Syllabus will be linked when available. See more information about this class and how to request a spot in the class.