School of Library and Information Studies

Fall 2018 and Winter 2019 Timetable (Online Learning Stream)

Tentative Schedule - All courses subject to availability of funding, instructor, and course enrolment. 

Fall Session 1650

Section

Course

Required Textbooks 

Instructor

LEC 700 (57506) AND

LEC 701 (57562)

LIS 501: Foundations of Library and Information Studies

Hirsh, S. (Ed.) (2018).Information services today: An introduction (2nd ed.). Lanham, MD: Rowman and Littlefield. ISBN 978-1-5381-0300-5 (paperback) or 978-1-5381-0301-2 (eBook)

Lankes, R. D. (2016).The new librarianship field guide. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press. ISBN 978-0-262-52908-2. [Available as an eBook via UofA Libraries]

Lerner, F. (2009).The story of libraries: From the invention of writing to the computer age(2nd ed.). New York, NY: Continuum. ISBN 978-0-826-42990-2.

Adam Worrall
LEC 700 (57564) AND

LEC 701 (57566)
LIS 503: Reference and Information Services

Dove, J. G., & Tyckoson, D. A. (2015). Reimagining Reference in the 21st Century. West Lafayette, Indiana: Purdue University Press. [Available as an eBook via UofA Libraries or through other online retailers}

Joanne Rodger

LEC 700 (71912) AND

LEC 701 (72791)

LIS 510: Storytelling
No Textbook
Gail de Vos


LEC 700 (72795) AND

LEC 701 (72796)
LIS 532: Metadata
Chan, L.M., & Salaba, A. (2016). Cataloging and classification: An introduction (4th ed.). Lanham, MD: Rowman & Littlefield.
(Available as eBook via UofA Libraries)
Lei Zhang

LEC 700 (71595)

LIS 539: Emerging and Evolving Technologies (IT)
No Textbook
Dinesh Rathi
LEC 700 (57888)  LIS 590: Practicum
No Textbook
Alvin Schrader

LEC 700 (71911) AND

LEC 701 (72798)

LIS 592: Intellectual Freedom and Social Responsibility in Librarianship
The Library Juice Press Handbook of Intellectual Freedom (2013); edited by Mark Alfino and Laura Kolutsky. ALA, Intellectual Freedom Manual, 9th edition.
 
Free Speech on Campus (2017),  Ervin Chemerinsky and Howard Gillman

Elizabeth Buchanan
LEC 700 (57786)
LIS 600: Capping Exercise
No Textbook
Your Advisor

Tentative Schedule - All courses subject to availability of funding, instructor, and course enrolment.
Winter Session 1660 

Section  Course  Required Textbooks  Instructor 

LEC 750 (81588) AND

LEC 751 (81590)

LIS 502: Organization of Information
Lei Zhang

LEC 750 (81600) AND

LEC 751 (81602)

LIS 504: Leadership & Management Principles for Library & Information Services

Jason Openo

LEC 750 (96145) AND

LEC 751 (96146)

LIS 505: Introduction to Research in Library and Information Studies 
  Michael McNally
LEC 750 (92006)
LIS 507: Introduction to Knowledge Management
 
Dinesh Rathi

LEC 750 (92000)

LIS 533: Database Design for Information Management (IT)


Nicola Amato
LEC 750 (95288)
LIS 534: Information Architecture: Web Design for Usability (IT)

Robyn Stobbs
LEC 750 (91994) LIS 538: Digital Libraries (IT)

Ali Shiri
LEC 750 (95287)
LIS 593: Archives Administration

Danielle Allard
LEC 750 (96698)
LIS 598: Technology, Information and Society (IT)
  Adam Worrall
LEC 750 (81818)
LIS 600: Capping Exercise
No Textbook
Your Advisor