LIS 601 : Introduction to Reference & Information Services
Philosophy, principles and practice of reference services in libraries, information centers and information literacy. Bibliographic control, reference research, reference interview, online searching, evaluation of bibliographic and Webliographic material. Field component
LIS 605 : Introduction to Cataloging
Introductory cataloging and classification covering AACR2, Library of Congress and Dewey Decimal classification systems, LC Subject Headings, use of OCLC.
LIS 610 : Foundations of the Information Professions (to be completed Spring 2014 semester)
Lecture/discussion course on role of libraries, their social utility in information societies. History and future of libraries in changing technological world. Information professions, information ethics, intellectual freedom, intellectual property, information access, national/international library developments.
LIS 615 : Collection Management
Principles and issues of collection management and care. Criteria and tools for selecting and deselecting materials. Relationships with publishers/producers.
LIS 619 : Preservation Management
Introduction to preservation management. Focuses on management strategies for preservation of materials in libraries and archives. Covers preservation planning, condition surveys, disaster planning, grantsmanship, and basic issues relating to deterioration.
LIS 620 : Conservation of Library and Archival Materials
In-depth exploration of the nature of library and archival materials and factors that cause deterioration. Hands-on approach provides practical experience testing and analyzing basic conservation treatments, and understanding the role of conservation in preservation planning.Pre: LIS 619 or consent
LIS : 650 Management of Libraries & Information Centers
Basic theories and principles of administration for effective management of public, academic, and special libraries and information centers, with emphasis on planning, organizing, staffing, directing, and control. Administrative aspects of public and technical services, facilities, planning, evaluation, public relations, interagency cooperation, and the management of change in bureaucratic organizations.
LIS 652 : Introduction to Archival Management
Study of archival principles and management theories applicable to all types of repositories. Includes policy, appraisal, and digital applications, as well as ethical and legal issues.
LIS 653 : Seminar in Archival Studies - Archives and Technology
Theory of archival studies from historical and contemporary perspectives. Includes public administration, legislation, and relationship to other repositories. Includes field component. Pre: LIS 652 or consent.
LIS 653 Seminar in Archival Studies -- As listed in the catalog, this class will cover the theory of archival studies from historical and contemporary perspectives. Includes public administration, legislation, and relationship to other repositories. Includes field component.
Taught by Jansen, A.
LIS 663 : Database Searching (to be completed Spring 2014 semester)
Introduces use of commercial online databases for interactive retrieval of bibliographic, full-text and directory information, the development of search strategies using controlled subject vocabularies and free text searching
LIS 687 Hawaiian Studies Information Resources
Survey of reference and research materials in Hawaiian studies. Includes historical and contemporary works, arts, humanities, social and natural sciences, media. Covers approaches to reference service, collection building and management. Pre: LIS 601 or consent
Taught by Minatodani, M.
LIS 690 : Library Internship Program
Field experience in library or information agency settings with supervision of professional librarians or information specialists. Available to classified students only. Selection based on academic advisor approval, application form, interview and possession of required competencies. Students must apply and be accepted before registration. Selection is by agency.
Completed at 'Ulu'ulu : The Henry Ku'ualoha Giugni Moving Image archive of Hawai'i (see Projects & Presentations Page)