Spring 2024 MLIS Special Session Schedule

Classes begin: 2024-01-24
Classes end: 2024-05-13
SPRING RECESS: APRIL 1-APRIL 5, 2024
CESAR CHAVEZ DAY: 1 APRIL, 2024

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Important: Classes start on the first day of school unless stated differently in the Note field.

All classes are online and 3 units unless otherwise stated.

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The following courses have multiple sections with different topics: 210, 220, 241, 246, 250, 267, 271A, 281, 282, 284, 285, 287, 298. Select a course to view topic choices, then click search to display results.

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Info200-10 Information Communities 29315Bontenbal
Info200-11 Information Communities 29316Evangeliste
Info200-12 Information Communities 29318Tash
Info200-13 Information Communities 29319Bontenbal
Info200-14 Information Communities 29320Koontz
Info200-15 Information Communities 29345Koontz
Info200-16 Information Communities 29347Koontz
Info200-17 Information Communities 29350Stephens
Info200-18 Information Communities 29351Tash
Info200-19 Information Communities 29353Gosart
Info202-10 Information Retrieval System Design 29364Hodges
Info202-11 Information Retrieval System Design 29366Zhang, L.
Info202-12 Information Retrieval System Design 29369Ghosh
Info202-13 Information Retrieval System Design 29372Chen
Info202-14 Information Retrieval System Design 29374Scott
Info202-15 Information Retrieval System Design 29379Scott
Info202-16 Information Retrieval System Design 29380Scott
Info202-17 Information Retrieval System Design 29381Mooradian
Info202-18 Information Retrieval System Design 29382Hodges
Info202-19 Information Retrieval System Design 29383Perucci
Info203-10 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29390Steiner
Info203-11 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29391Steiner
Info203-12 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29392Steiner
Info203-13 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29393Steiner
Info203-14 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29394Ros
Info203-15 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29405Ros
Info203-16 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29406Ros
Info203-17 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29407Ros
Info203-18 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29408Ros
Info203-19 Online Learning: Tools and Strategies for Success 29410Ros
Info204-10 Information Professions 29416Disher
Info204-11 Information Professions 29417Price
Info204-12 Information Professions 29418Gaffney
Info204-13 Information Professions 29419Gaffney
Info204-14 Information Professions 29434Price
Info204-15 Information Professions 29435Ozoh
Info204-16 Information Professions 29436Ozoh
Info204-17 Information Professions 29437Dee
Info204-18 Information Professions 29441Elliott
Info210-10 Reference and Information Services 29444Tunon Topic:
General - Three (3) Unit Version
Info210-11 Reference and Information Services 29445Ozoh Topic:
General - Three (3) Unit Version
Info210-12 Reference and Information Services 29448Torres Topic:
General - Three (3) Unit Version
Info210-13 Reference and Information Services 29449Tunon Topic:
Reference Collections in the 21st century (1 unit)

Note for INFO 210-13:
Runs from April 8th - May 6th
Info210-14 Reference and Information Services 29450Tunon Topic:
Reference in the Age of AI and Google (2 units)

Note for INFO 210-14:
Runs from January 29th - March 25th
Info210-15 Reference and Information Services 29451Ozoh Topic:
General - Three (3) Unit Version
Info220-10 Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 29466Steiner Topic:
Legal Resources (2 units)

Note for INFO 220-10:
Runs from February 7th - April 10th
Info220-11 Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 29467Chomintra Topic:
Maps & GIS (2 units)

Note for INFO 220-11:
Runs from January 24th - March 20th
Info220-12 Resources and Information Services in Professions and Disciplines 29468Ossom-Williamson Topic:
Data Services in Libraries (3 units)
Info230-10 Issues in Academic Libraries 29469Elliott
Info232-10 Issues in Public Libraries 29473Barefoot
Info232-11 Issues in Public Libraries 29476Barefoot
Info233-10 School Library Media Centers 29488Harlan
Info237-10 School Library Media Materials 29489Harlan
Info240-10 Information Technology Tools and Applications 29491McCarthy
Info240-11 Information Technology Tools and Applications 29494McCarthy
Info240-12 Information Technology Tools and Applications 29495Romanik
Info241-10 Automated Library Systems 29503Dickey Topic:
The ILS and basic functionality for all library systems (1 unit)

Note for INFO 241-10:
Runs from January 24th - February 20th
Info241-11 Automated Library Systems 29504Dickey Topic:
Current Expansions of the ILS already in play (e-books, social media) (1 unit)

Note for INFO 241-11:
Runs from February 28th - March 26th
Info241-12 Automated Library Systems 29505Dickey Topic:
Emerging technologies that could be core pieces in 3-5 years (linked data, the Internet of Things) (1 unit)

Note for INFO 241-12:
Runs from April 10th - May 7th
Info242-10 Database Management 29506Liu, G. Orientation: 1/27 (9-11:30pm PT)
Info244-10 Online Searching 29507Steiner
Info244-11 Online Searching 29508Steiner
Info246-10 Information Technology Tools and Applications - Advanced 29509Perry Topic:
Building Web Applications with PHP and JavaScript (3 units)
Info246-11 Information Technology Tools and Applications - Advanced 29510Perry Topic:
Python (2 units)

Note for INFO 246-11:
Runs from January 29th - March 23rd
Info246-12 Information Technology Tools and Applications - Advanced 29511Chen Topic:
Information Visualization (3 units)
Info246-13 Information Technology Tools and Applications - Advanced 29512Clark Topic:
APIs (1 unit)

Note for INFO 246-13:
Runs from April 6th - May 13th
Info246-14 Information Technology Tools and Applications - Advanced 29513Ghosh Topic:
Math for Machine Learning (1 unit)

Note for INFO 246-14:
Runs from January 24th - March 3rd
Info247-10 Vocabulary Design 29514Zhang, L.
Info248-10 Beginning Cataloging and Classification 29515Bolin
Info248-11 Beginning Cataloging and Classification 29516Bolin
Info248-12 Beginning Cataloging and Classification 29517Zhang, L.
Info248-13 Beginning Cataloging and Classification 29518Bolin
Info248-14 Beginning Cataloging and Classification 29519Zhang, L.
Info250-10 Design and Implementation of Instructional Strategies for Information Professionals 29520Loertscher 1/30, 2/13, 2/27, 3/12, 3/26, 4/16, 4/30 (All from 5:30pm-7:30pm PST) Topic:
Instructional Design K-12 Focus (3 units)
Info250-11 Design and Implementation of Instructional Strategies for Information Professionals 29521Kovacs Topic:
Instructional Design Non K-12 Focus (3 units)
Info250-12 Design and Implementation of Instructional Strategies for Information Professionals 29522Kovacs Topic:
Instructional Design Non K-12 Focus (3 units)
Info251-10 Web Usability 29523Kovacs
Info254-10 Information Literacy and Learning 29524Becker
Info254-11 Information Literacy and Learning 29525Valenti
Info256-10 Archives and Manuscripts 29526Lawrimore
Info256-11 Archives and Manuscripts 29527de Lorenzo
Info256-12 Archives and Manuscripts 29528Lawrimore
Info259-10 Preservation Management 29529Skinner
Info259-11 Preservation Management 29530Bushey
Info260A-10 Programming and Services for Children 29531Wrenn-Estes 3/21 and 4/25 (Both from 6:30-8pm PT)
Info260A-11 Programming and Services for Children 29532Houde
Info261A-10 Programming and Services for Young Adults 29533Velasquez
Info261A-11 Programming and Services for Young Adults 29534Velasquez
Info263-10 Materials for Children 29535Wrenn-Estes 3/6 and 4/10 (Both from 6:30-8pm PT)
Info265-10 Materials for Young Adults 29537Houde
Info266-10 Collection Management 29538Bodart 1/24 (6:30-9pm PT)
Info266-11 Collection Management 29539Loertscher 2/6, 2/20, 3/05, 3/19, 4/9, 4/23, 5/7 (All from 5:30pm-7:30pm PST)
Info266-12 Collection Management 29540Disher
Info266-13 Collection Management 29541Oliver, J.
Info267-10 Seminar in Services to Children and Young Adults 29544Wrenn-Estes 3/12 and 4/16 (Both from 6:30-8pm PT) Topic:
Intellectual Freedom - YA (3 units)
Info267-11 Seminar in Services to Children and Young Adults 29545Snow Topic:
Outreach Services to Teens and Children (2 units)

Note for INFO 267-11:
Runs from March 11th - May 13th
Info267-12 Seminar in Services to Children and Young Adults 29547Bodart 1/23, 3/6, 4/17 (All from 6:30-9pm PT) Topic:
Award Winning Youth Titles (3 units)
Info267-13 Seminar in Services to Children and Young Adults 29548Hunt Topic:
Materials for Early Adolescence (3 units)
Info271A-10 Genres and Topics in Youth Literature 29550Hunt Topic:
Fantasy (3 units)
Info275-10 Library Services for Racially and Ethnically Diverse Communities 29552Liu, Z.
Info275-11 Library Services for Racially and Ethnically Diverse Communities 29555Rebmann
Info281-10 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29578Bolin Topic:
Metadata (3 units)
Info281-11 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29580de Lorenzo Topic:
Metadata (3 units)
Info281-12 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29582Buenting Topic:
Intercultural Communication (2 units)

Note for INFO 281-12:
Runs from January 24th - March 20th
Info281-13 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29584Buenting Topic:
Intercultural Communication (2 units)

Note for INFO 281-13:
Runs from January 24th - March 20th
Info281-14 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29586Evangeliste Topic:
Civic Literacy (1 unit)

Note for INFO 281-14:
Runs from January 24th - February 26th
Info281-15 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29590Bailey Topic:
Open Access (1 unit)

Note for INFO 281-15:
Runs from March 4th - March 29th
Info281-16 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29591Villagran Topic:
Cultural Competence for Information Professionals (3 units)
Info281-17 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29592Buckley Topic:
Serving Homeless Patrons In Public Libraries (1 unit)

Note for INFO 281-17:
Runs from February 26th - March 25th
Info281-18 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29593Price Topic:
Global Principles - Local Libraries (2 units)

Note for INFO 281-18:
Runs from January 29th - March 28th
Info281-19 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29594Buckley Topic:
Fostering Accessibility in the Library (1 unit)

Note for INFO 281-19:
Runs from April 8th - May 6th
Info281-20 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29595Gosart Topic:
Indigenous Cultural Institutions and Practices of Librarianship (3 units)
Info281-21 Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29596Pershing Topic:
Adult Services (2 units)

Note for INFO 281-21:
Runs from March 4th - May 6th
Info281-22Seminar in Contemporary Issues 29597Willard This class has been cancelled. Topic:
Library Outreach (1 unit)

Note for INFO 281-22:
Runs from March 4th - March 29th
Info282-10 Seminar in Library Management 29622Horodyski Topic:
Digital Asset Management (3 units)
Info282-11 Seminar in Library Management 29623Alman Topic:
The Emerging Future: Technology Issues and Trends (3 units)
Info282-12 Seminar in Library Management 29624Hicks Topic:
Community Leadership (3 units)
Info282-13 Seminar in Library Management 29628Gaffney Topic:
Financial Management (1 unit)

Note for INFO 282-13:
Runs from January 24th - February 21st
Info282-14 Seminar in Library Management 29630Barefoot Topic:
Change Management (1 unit)

Note for INFO 282-14:
Runs from February 5th - March 4th
Info282-15 Seminar in Library Management 29631Sweeney, P. Topic:
Political Advocacy (1 unit)

Note for INFO 282-15:
Runs from January 29th - February 29th
Info282-16 Seminar in Library Management 29632Confetti Higgins Topic:
Information Vendor Landscape (2 units)

Note for INFO 282-16:
Runs from January 25th - March 21st
Info282-17 Seminar in Library Management 29633Gaffney Topic:
Project Management (2 units)

Note for INFO 282-17:
Runs from January 24th - March 20th
Info282-18 Seminar in Library Management 29634Megaridis Topic:
Knowledge Management (1 unit)

Note for INFO 282-18:
Runs from February 12th - March 9th
Info282-19 Seminar in Library Management 29636Wong, P. Topic:
Grant Writing (3 units)
Info282-20 Seminar in Library Management 29639Zuiderweg Topic:
Crisis Management Planning, Communications and Deployment (2 units)

Note for INFO 282-20:
Runs from January 24th - March 20th
Info282-21 Seminar in Library Management 29642Kobiela-Mondor Topic:
Well Being and Librarianship (1 unit)

Note for INFO 282-21:
Runs from March 4th - March 29th
Info284-10 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 29653Nimer Topic:
Encoded Archival Description (EAD)
Info284-11 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 29654Scott Topic:
Digitization and Digital Preservation (3 units)
Info284-12 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 29655Hofman Topic:
Digital Curation (3 units)
Info284-13 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 29656Main Topic:
History of Books (2 units)

Note for INFO 284-13:
Runs from February 1st - March 28th
Info284-14 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 29657Westbrook Topic:
History of Libraries in the US (2 units)

Note for INFO 284-14:
Runs from March 11th - May 13th
Info284-15 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 29658Gleason Topic:
Curating Exhibitions from Archival Collections (2 units)

Note for INFO 284-15:
Runs from January 29th - March 24th
Info284-16 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 29659Friedland Topic:
Film Collections and Archives (3 units)
Info284-17 Seminar in Archives and Records Management 29660Bushey Topic:
Reference and Information Services in Archives (3 units)
Info285-10 Applied Research Methods 29643Bernier 2/19, 3/20, 4/10 (All from 6-9pm PT) Topic:
Youth Services (3 units)

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Info285-11 Applied Research Methods 29644Jefferson Topic:
Action Research (3 units)

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Info285-12 Applied Research Methods 29645Jefferson Topic:
Action Research (3 units)

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Info285-13 Applied Research Methods 29646Westbrook Topic:
Historical Research Methods (3 units)

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Info285-14 Applied Research Methods 29682Sweeney, J. Topic:
Evaluating Programs and Services (3 units)

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Info285-15 Applied Research Methods 29683Luo Topic:
Survey Research (especially library user surveys)

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Info285-16 Applied Research Methods 29684Rebmann Topic:
Literature Review Research Methods (3 units)

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Info285-17 Applied Research Methods 29685Westbrook Topic:
Historical Research Methods (3 units)

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Info287-10 Seminar in Information Science 29616Schmidt, A. Topic:
User Experience (3 units)
Info287-11 Seminar in Information Science 29617Hall-Ellis Topic:
RDA (1 unit)

Note for INFO 287-11:
Runs from February 21st - March 19th
Info287-12 Seminar in Information Science 29618Hall-Ellis Topic:
Subject Analysis (1 unit)

Note for INFO 287-12:
Runs from April 10th - May 7th
Info287-13 Seminar in Information Science 29619Valenti Topic:
Library Services in the Digital Age (3 units)
Info287-14 Seminar in Information Science 29635San Nicolas-Rocca Topic:
Cybersecurity (3 units)
Info287-15 Seminar in Information Science 29637Ghosh Topic:
Problem solving with data-part two (2 units)

Note for INFO 287-15:
Runs from March 11th - May 5th
Info287-16 Seminar in Information Science 29638Jefferson Topic:
Collecting and Analysing Data for Evidence Based Decisions (3 units)
Info287-17 Seminar in Information Science 29640Bell, S. Topic:
Design Thinking (2 units)

Note for INFO 287-17:
Runs from January 24th - March 20th
Info287-18 Seminar in Information Science 29641Mooradian Topic:
AI, Data, and Ethics (3 units)
Info289-10 Advanced Topics in Library and Information Science (e-portfolio) 29610Main
Info294-10 Professional Experience: Internships 29605Main Note for INFO 294-10:
2 units
Info294-11 Professional Experience: Internships 29606Main Note for INFO 294-11:
3 units
Info294-12 Professional Experience: Internships 29607Main Note for INFO 294-12:
4 units
Info295-10 School Library Field Work 29604Harlan
Info298-10 Special Studies 29560All Faculty Note for INFO 298-10:
1 unit
Info298-11 Special Studies 29561All Faculty Note for INFO 298-11:
2 units
Info298-12 Special Studies 29562All Faculty Note for INFO 298-12:
3 units
Info298-13 Special Studies 29564Chow Topic:
For students working on advocacy and also usability. (3 units)
Info299-10 Thesis 29542Main Note for INFO 299-10:
3 units