university of western ontario | faculty of information & media studies

masters program in library and information science

perspectives on library and information science | lis 501-002 | fall 2006

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Calendar Description:  Overview of the profession and discipline of library and information science. Provision of a range of perspectives to facilitate the making of informed educational and career plans and choices. Major current issues in library and information science.

Course Objectives: Through the readings, assignments, guest speakers, and class discussion, this course will (1) provide students with an overview of the profession and the disciplines of library and information science; (2) provide a range of perspectives which will allow students to make informed choices about their educational program and career planning; and (3) introduce students to some major current issues in library and information science.

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<last updated 07 Sep 2006>