Aligned Electives

Electives aligned with types of libraries

 

ILS 511 Materials for Children [M, P]

ILS 512 Materials for Young Adults [M, P]

ILS 514 Materials and Services for Adults [P]

ILS 515 Library Services to Special Groups [P]

ILS 517 History of Children’s Literature

ILS 518 History of Books and Printing

ILS 519 Collection Development [A, P, S]

ILS 521 Children’s Services in the Public Library [P]

ILS 522 Young Adult Services in the Public Library [P]

ILS 530 Information Systems Analysis and Design

ILS 531 Indexing and Abstracting [A, S]

ILS 532 User-Centered Database Design and Development

ILS 534 Technology and Libraries [A, P, S, T]

ILS 535 Resource Sharing and Information Networks [A, P, S, T]

ILS 537 Information-Seeking Behavior [A, P, S, T]

ILS 538 Computer Mediated Communications

ILS 539 Multimedia Interface Design

ILS 560 College and University Libraries [A]

ILS 561 Public Libraries [P]

ILS 564 Special Libraries and Documentation Centers [S]

ILS 566 Library Personnel Management [A, P]

ILS 568 Library Public Relations [A, P, S]

ILS 570 Utilizing Instructional Media [M]

ILS 575 Instructional Design Principles [A, M, P]

ILS 581 School Media Specialist Practice [M]

ILS 582 Library Science Practice [A, P, S, T]

ILS 585 Field Project

ILS 593 Reader’s Advisory Service [P]

ILS 597 Introduction to Archival and Museum Work [S]

ILS 599 Special Topics

ILS 600 Independent Study

ILS 604 Advanced Reference Materials and Services [A, P, S]

ILS 606 Advanced Cataloging and Classification [A, S]

ILS 615 Humanities – Literature and Sources [A, P, S]

ILS 616 Social Sciences – Literature and Sources [A, P, S]

ILS 617 Science-Technology – Literature and Sources [A, P, S]

ILS 618 Business Information – Literature and Sources [A, P, S]

ILS 619 Medical Bibliography and Libraries [A, P, S]

ILS 620 Legal Bibliography and Libraries [A, P, S]

ILS 621 Government Publications [A, P, S]

ILS 630 Seminar in International and Comparative Librarianship

ILS 642 Management of Electronic Resources and Services [A, M, P, S, T]

ILS 650 Preservation of Library Materials [A, P, S, T]

ILS 652 Digital Memorials and Cultural Archives

ILS 655 Digital Libraries [A, M, P, S, T]

ILS 656 Information Architecture [A, M, P, S, T]

EDU 566 Media Utilization and Curriculum [M]

 

All students are strongly advised to take ILS 582 Library Science Practice (an internship). All students are strongly advised to take one of the following: ILS 560 College and University Libraries, ILS 561 Public Libraries, ILS 564 Special Libraries and Documentation Centers, or ILS 655 Digital Libraries. Electives followed with [A] are recommended for the Academic libraries track; those followed with [P] for the Public libraries track; those followed with [S] for the Special libraries track; those followed with [M] for the School Media Center track; and those followed with [T] for the Information Systems track.

 

Pre-approved non-ILS/MLS electives:

 

IDS 553 Grant Writing & Funding Sources [A, M, P, S, T]