Fall 2018 MLIS Special Session Schedule

Classes begin: 2018-08-21
Classes end: 2018-12-10
Labor Day: September 3, 2018
Veterans Day: November 12, 2018
Thanksgiving Holiday: November 22-23, 2018

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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, 241, 246, 250, 267, 271A, 281, 282, 284, 285, 287. Select a course to view topic choices, then click search to display results.

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Course Title Class Number Instructor Mandatory
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Info200-10 Information Communities 50278Liu, Z.  
Info200-11 Information Communities 50287Tash  
Info200-12 Information Communities 50288Buchanan  
Info200-13 Information Communities 50289Villagran  
Info200-14 Information Communities 50290Koontz  
Info200-15 Information Communities 50291Greenblatt  
Info200-16 Information Communities 50292Koontz  
Info200-17 Information Communities 50293Schmidt, A.  
Info200-18 Information Communities 51028Tash  
Info202-10 Information Retrieval System Design 50294Chen  
Info202-11 Information Retrieval System Design 50295Tucker 8/23 & 10/22 (6-7pm PT) 
Info202-12 Information Retrieval System Design 50296Zhang, L.  
Info202-13 Information Retrieval System Design 50298Zhang, M.  
Info202-14 Information Retrieval System Design 50299Scott  
Info202-15 Information Retrieval System Design 50301Scott  
Info202-16 Information Retrieval System Design 50303Scott  
Info202-17 Information Retrieval System Design 50305San Nicolas-Rocca  
Info203-10 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 50306Steiner  
Info203-11 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 50308Steiner  
Info203-12 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 50309Steiner  
Info203-13 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 50310Steiner  
Info203-14 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 50311Steiner  
Info203-15 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 50313Steiner  
Info203-16 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 50314Runnels  
Info203-17 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 50315Runnels  
Info203-18 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 50317Runnels  
Info203-19 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 50549Runnels   note for 203-19: Course For Post-Master's Certificate Students Only!
Info204-10 Information Professions 50318Disher  
Info204-11 Information Professions 50319Alman  
Info204-12 Information Professions 50320Boyd  
Info204-13 Information Professions 50321Boyd  
Info204-14 Information Professions 50322Alman  
Info204-15 Information Professions 50323Stenstrom  
Info204-16 Information Professions 50324Stenstrom  
Info204-17 Information Professions 50325Dee  
Info210-10 Reference and Information Services 50326Tunon   topic: General - Three (3) Unit Version
Info210-11 Reference and Information Services 50327Tunon   topic: General - Three (3) Unit Version
Info210-12 Reference and Information Services 50328Otero-Boisvert   topic: General - Three (3) Unit Version
Info210-13 Reference and Information Services 50329Tunon   topic: Reference Collections in the 21st century (1 Unit)
note for 210-13: Runs from September 10th - October 10th
Info210-14 Reference and Information Services 50330Tunon   topic: Reference in the Age of Google: Marketing, Outreach, Management, and Evaluation (2 Units)
note for 210-14: Runs from October 15th - December 10th
Info220-10 Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 50331Bodart 8/29, 9/21, 10/11, 10/25, 11/8, 11/29, 12/7 (All from 6:30-9:00pm PT) Intro class is mandatory synchronous attendance. All other classes are mandatory synchronous only for those students participating in the book discussion held during that class. All other students may view it asynchronously. Number of classes will depend on the size of the class. If the class is large I may need to schedule 1-2 other sessions to include everyone in the various roles they must play. This will be done as soon as the semester starts.   topic: Readers Advisory Genres and Techniques
Info220-11 Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 50332Friedland   topic: Digital Humanities
Info220-12Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines Greenberg   topic: Medical and Health Sciences Librarianship
note for 220-12: Class has been cancelled.
Info232-10 Issues in Public Libraries 50334Barefoot  
Info232-11 Issues in Public Libraries 50335Barefoot  
Info234-10 Intellectual Freedom Seminar 50336Gardner  
Info237-10 School Library Media Materials 50337Buchanan  
Info240-10 Information Technology Tools and Applications 50338Dean  
Info240-11 Information Technology Tools and Applications 50339Dean  
Info240-12 Information Technology Tools and Applications 50341Dean  
Info244-10 Online Searching 50342Steiner  
Info244-11 Online Searching 50343Steiner  
Info246-10 Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 50344Perry   topic: PHP/MySQL
Info246-11 Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 50346Perry   topic: Python (2 units)
note for 246-11: Runs from August 28th - November 5th
Info246-12 Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 50347Perry   topic: Web Frameworks with Bootstrap (1 unit)
note for 246-12: Runs from August 28th - September 24th
Info246-13 Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 50349Chen   topic: Big Data Analytics and Management
Info246-14 Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 50350Lindberg   topic: XML
Info246-15 Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 50351Liu, G. Orientation: Sat. 8/26 (9:00-11:00am PT), Lab Session #1: Sat. 9/1 (9:00-11:30am PT)  topic: Text/Data Mining
Info246-16 Information Technology Tools and Applications — Advanced 50352Mules   topic: Linux, Python, Data Security, Networking
Info247-10 Vocabulary Design 50353Zhang, L.  
Info248-10 Beginning Cataloging and Classification 50355Bolin  
Info248-11 Beginning Cataloging and Classification 50356Bolin  
Info248-12 Beginning Cataloging and Classification 50357Bolin  
Info250-10 Design and Implementation of Instructional Strategies for Information Professionals 50359Loertscher 8/28, 9/11, 9/25, 10/9, 10/23, 11/6, 11/20 (All from 5:30-7:30pm PT)   topic: Instructional Design K-12 Focus
Info250-11 Design and Implementation of Instructional Strategies for Information Professionals 50361Kovacs   topic: Instructional Design Non K-12 Focus
Info254-10 Information Literacy and Learning 50363Buchanan  
Info254-11 Information Literacy and Learning 50364Buchanan  
Info256-10 Archives and Manuscripts 50365Lawrimore  
Info256-11 Archives and Manuscripts 50366Lindberg  
Info259-10 Preservation Management 50367Skinner  
Info259-11 Preservation Management 50368Ghaznavi  
Info260A-10 Programming and Services for Children 50369Wrenn-Estes 10/16, 11/20 (Both from 6:30-9:00pm PT) 
Info261A-10 Programming and Services for Young Adults 50370Bernier  
Info265-10 Materials for Young Adults 50371Wrenn-Estes 10/18, 11/28 (Both from 6:30-9:00pm PT) 
Info266-10 Collection Management 50372Bodart All classes mandatory asynchronous, synchronous attendance highly recommended by students in previous classes: 8/23, 8/30, 9/20, 10/4, 11/1 (All from 6:30-9:00pm PT)  
Info266-11 Collection Management 50373Loertscher 9/4, 9/18, 10/2, 10/16, 10/30, 11/13, 11/27 (All from 5:30-7:30pm PT)  
Info266-12 Collection Management 50374Disher  
Info267-10 Seminar in Services to Children and Young Adults 50375Bodart Intro to class: 8/22; IF, dealing with difficult customers, value of controversial lit: 9/11; Guest speaker Chris Crutcher: 10/9; Guest speaker Laurie Halse Anderson: 11/13 (All from 6:30 - 9:00pm PT)   topic: Controversial Literature
Info269-10 Early Childhood LIteracy 50376Wrenn-Estes 10/24, 11/14 (Both from 6:30-9:00pm PT) 
Info275-10 Library Services for Racially and Ethnically Diverse Communities 50377Liu, Z.  
Info275-11 Library Services for Racially and Ethnically Diverse Communities 50378Rebmann  
Info281-10 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 50340Bolin   topic: Metadata
Info281-12 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 50348Sellar   topic: International Librarianship
Info281-13 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 50354Agee   topic: Open Access (1 unit)
note for 281-13: Runs from October 8th - November 6th
Info281-14 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 50358Buenting   topic: Intercultural Communication (2 units)
note for 281-14: Runs from August 21st - October 19th
Info281-15 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 50360Confetti Higgins   topic: Digital content evaluation/negotiation/acquisition/deployment/tracking (1 unit)
note for 281-15: Runs from August 21st - September 21st
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Info281-16 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 50362Confetti Higgins   topic: New technologies that can impact information awareness and access (ex. Chatbots) (1 unit)
note for 281-16: Runs from October 2nd - November 2nd
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Info282-10 Seminar in Library Management 50379Horodyski   topic: Digital Asset Management
Info282-11 Seminar in Library Management 50380Brown   topic: Marketing Your Skills in a Networked World (2 units)
note for 282-11: Runs from August 21st - October 16th
Info282-12 Seminar in Library Management 50381Wong, P.   topic: Grant Writing
Info282-13 Seminar in Library Management 50382Gaffney   topic: Project Management (2 units)
note for 282-13: Runs from September 10th - November 8th
Info282-14 Seminar in Library Management 50383Jumba   topic: Crisis Management: The Expanding Role of Information Professionals (1 unit)
note for 282-14: Runs from August 21st - September 21st
Info283-10 Marketing of Information Products and Services 50384Alman  
Info284-10Seminar in Archives and Records Management Daulby   topic: Electronic Records
note for 284-10: This class has been cancelled.
Info284-11 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 50386Main   topic: Incunabula and Early Printing (2 units)
note for 284-11: Runs from September 4th - October 30th
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Info284-12 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 50387Scott   topic: Tools, Services, and Methodologies for Digital Curation
Info284-13 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 50388Gleason   topic: Managing Photographic Collections
Info285-10 Applied Research Methods 50389Bernier   topic: Historical Research More 285 Topic Information
Info285-11 Applied Research Methods 50390Luo   topic: Survey Research (especially library user surveys) More 285 Topic Information
Info285-12 Applied Research Methods 50391Jefferson   topic: Action Research
note for 285-12: Runs from August 27th - November 5th More 285 Topic Information
Info285-13 Applied Research Methods 50392Stenstrom   topic: Evaluating Programs and Services More 285 Topic Information
Info285-14 Applied Research Methods 50393Liu, G. Orientation: Sat. 8/25 (1:00-3:00pm PT)  topic: General overview of the frequently used research methods in library and information practice More 285 Topic Information
Info285-15 Applied Research Methods 50394Sweeney, J.   topic: Evaluating Programs and Services More 285 Topic Information
Info287-10 Seminar in Information Science 50395Cervone   topic: Health Informatics (2 units)
note for 287-10: Runs from August 21st - October 19th
Info287-11 Seminar in Information Science 50396Bell, S.   topic: Design Thinking (2 units)
note for 287-11: Class runs Wed to Tues:
Week 1 - 9/12
Week 2 - 9/19
Week 3 - 9/26
Week 4 - 10/3
Break week 10/10-10/16 (students work on projects)
Week 5 - 10/17
Week 6 - 10/24
Week 7 - 10/31
Week 8 - 11/7
Info287-12 Seminar in Information Science 50397San Nicolas-Rocca   topic: Cybersecurity
Info287-13 Seminar in Information Science 50398Hammond   topic: Innovation and Participatory Practice in Libraries (to include Maker Spaces)
Info287-14 Seminar in Information Science 50399Weissmann   topic: Scratch (2 units)
note for 287-14: Runs from August 21st - October 19th
Info287-15 Seminar in Information Science 50400Kloda   topic: Evidence Based Practice (1 unit)
note for 287-15: Runs from September 10th - October 10th
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Info287-16 Seminar in Information Science 50401Stephens   topic: The Hyperlinked Library: Emerging Trends, Emerging Technologies
Info289-10 Advanced Topics in Library and Information Science (e-portfolio) 50403Main  
Info294-10 Professional Experience: Internships 50404Main   note for 294-10: note for 294-10: (2 units) All onsite and virtual internships
Info294-11 Professional Experience: Internships 50405Main   note for 294-11: note for 294-11: (3 units) All onsite and virtual internships
Info294-12 Professional Experience: Internships 50406Main   note for 294-12: note for 294-12: (4 units) All onsite and virtual internships
Info295-10 School Library Field Work 50407Harlan  
Info298-10 Special Studies 50408All Faculty   note for 298-10: (1 unit)
Info298-11 Special Studies 50409All Faculty   note for 298-11: (2 units)
Info298-12 Special Studies 50410All Faculty   note for 298-12: (3 units)
Info298-13 Special Studies 50411Faires   topic: 203 Peer Mentoring
Info298-14 Special Studies 50412Faires   topic: WISE
Info299-10 Thesis 50413Hansen