Fall 2014

Important dates

Registration begins: April 1
Classes in session:
August 19-December 3
Reading Days: December 4 & 10
Exam Period: December 5, 6, 8, 9, 11 &12

  • Classes begin: August 19
  • Labor Day Holiday: September 1
  • Last day for late registration: August 25
  • Masters Comprehensive Exam: October 10
  • Fall Break: October 16-17
  • Masters Papers due to SILS office: November 17
  • Dissertations due to Graduate School: November 19
  • Thanksgiving Break: November 26-November 28
  • Classes end: December 3
  • Reading Days: December 4 & 10
  • Exams: December 5, 6, 8, 9, 11 & 12
  • Winter Commenencement: December 14

Registrar's Calendar for Fall 2014

Courses offered

  • Past syllabi are available from the library staff in the SILS Library.
  • Please contact the instructor if you have any questions about a course being offered for the upcoming semester.
  • Average course load for a graduate student: 9-12 hours a semester
  • Average course load for an undergraduate student: 12-15 hours a semester

PDF of Fall Schedule

 

Monday/Wednesday

Time

Course information and call numbers

8:00–9:15

151-003: Retrieving and Analyzing Information; #13562; Campbell; Course Website; Manning 001

520-002: Organization of Information; #13132; Losee; Course Website; Manning 014

9:00-11:45 (Monday only)

745: Curriculum Issues and the School Librarian; #10440; Hughes-Hassell; Course Website; Manning 303

9:30-10:45

490-204: Going the Last Mile: Access to Information for Underserved Populations; #10553; Missen; Course Website; Manning 304

509-001: Information Retrieval; #2796; Arguello; Course Website; Manning 307

551: History of Libraries; #12904; Patillo; Course Website; Manning 214

581-001: Research Methods Overview; #10438; Losee; Course Website; Manning 014

781-002: Proposal Development; #12569; Wildemuth; Course Website; Manning 208 (1.5 credits, meets August 20-October 8)

11:00-12:15

151-001: Retrieving and Analyzing Information; #2960; Patillo; Course Website; Manning 001

500-001: Human Information Interactions; #2796; Bailey; Course Website; Manning 307

623: Database Systems II; #2842; Hemminger; Course Website; Manning 208

12:30-1:45 520-001: Organization of Information; #5534; Anthony; Course Website; Manning 001
12:30-3:15 (Monday only)

690-220: Management Issues for Small Libraries; #13135; Flaherty; Course Website; Manning 303 (1.5 credits, meets August 25- October 13)

690-225: Disaster Planning for Libraries; #13136; Flaherty; Course Website; Manning 303 (1.5 credits, meets October 20-December 1) 

781-003: Proposal Development; #13134; Sturm; Course Website; Manning 304 (1.5 credits, meets October 20-December 1) 

12:30-1:45 (Wednesday only) 883-001: Research Colloqium; #17273; Kelly; Course Website; Manning 014
12:30-3:15 (Wednesday only)

513-001: Resource Selection and Evaluation; #2979; Flaherty; Course Website; Manning 208

585-001: Management for Information Professionals; #2991; Jarrahi; Course Website; Manning 307

752: Digital Preservation and Access; #4536; Tibbo; Course Website; Manning 304

841: Seminar in Academic Libraries; #13143; Moran; Course Website; Manning 214

2:00-4:30 (Monday only) 889: Seminar in Teaching Practice; #4496; Marchionini; Course Website; Manning 214 (class will meeting Sept 15 & 29, Oct 20, and Nov 10 & 24
2:00-3:15

530: Young Adult Literature; #12410; Anderson; Course Website; Manning 014

613: Text Mining; #8409; Arguello; Course Website; Murray G205

3:30-4:45

690-036: Information Policy; #13283; Daniel; Course Website; Manning 304 (3 credits) 

690-165: Web Development; #13281; Boone; Course Website; Manning 117 (1.5 credits, meets August 20-October 8) 

690-227: Mobile Web Development; #13282; Boone; Course Website; Manning 117 (1.5 credits, meets October 13-December 3)

4:00-5:00
(Wednesday only)

690-154: Duke/UNC Joint Health Informatics Seminar; #13636; Mostafa; Course Website; Farrag/Moore; Health Sciences Library 328 (1.0 credit hour) 
6:00-8:45 (Monday only)

382: Systems Analysis and Design; #10318; Dunn; Course Website; Manning 208

566: Information Assurance; #10320; Hassell; Course Website; Manning 304

6:00-8:45 (Wednesday only)

523-003: Database Systems I; 13635; Meyer; Course Website; Manning 001 (this section will place particular emphasis on health-related databases) 

690-228: Project Management; #13356; Nguyen; Course Website; Manning 307 (1.5 credits, meets October 8-December 3) 

707: Government Documents; #10436; Rowe; Course Website; Davis Library 246

Tuesday/Thursday

Time

Course information and call numbers

8:00–9:15

161-001: Tools for Information Literacy; #2959; Bergquist; Course Website; Manning 307

721: Cataloging Theory and Practice; #13563; Gunther/Keizer; Course Website; Manning 208

9:30-10:45

201-001: Foundations of Information Science; #3993; Bergquist; Course Website; Manning 307

690-207: Community Archiving; #13424; Anthony; Course Website; Manning 304 (3 credit hours)

520-003: Organization of Information; #13155; White; Course Website; Philips 328

582-002: Systems Analysis; #10332; Gotz; Course Website; Manning 014

585-002: Management for Information Professionals; #9947; Moran; Course Website; Manning 001

690-186: Web Information Organization; #12414; Shaw; Course Website; Manning 208 (3 credit hours) 

11:00-12:15

161-002: Tools for Information Literacy; #10893; Campbell; Course Website; Manning 001

500-002: Human Information Interactions; #8592; Brennan; Course Website; Manning 307

501-002: Information Resources and Services; #13144; Vardell; Course Website; Manning 208

515: Consumer Health Information; #4498; Gollop; Course Website; Manning 303

523-001: Database Systems I; #2954; Mostafa; Course Website; Manning 117

690-109: Scholarly Communication; #12422; Hemminger; Course Website; Manning 214 (1.5 credit hours, meets August 19-October 2) 

691H: Research Methods in Information Science; #2997; Wildemuth; Course Website; Manning 3041

758: International Perspectives; #12420; Bergquist; Course Website; Manning 014

12:30-1:45

151-002: Retrieving and Analyzing Information; #13156; Barnes; Course Website; Manning 117

201-002: Foundations of Information Science; #9940; Shaw; Course Website; Manning 208

385: Information Use for Organizational Effectiveness; #2958; Jarrahi; Course Website; Manning 3041

500-003: Human Information Interactions; #13145; Gibson; Course Website; Phillips 228

556-001: Introduction to Archives and Records Management; #2956; Anthony; Course Website; Manning 001

582-001: Systems Analysis; #3018; Haas; Course Website; Manning 307

690-224: Visual Analytics; #12776; Gotz; Course Website; Manning 014

2:00-4:45 (Tuesday only) 

501-001: Information Resources and Services; #3005; Gollop; Course Website; Manning 001

513-002: Resource Selection and Evaluation; #10331; Patillo; Course Website; Manning 307

690-141: Digital Forensics for the Curation of Digital Collections; #13137; Lee; Course Website; Manning 117

690-226: Digital Humanities; #13138; Poole; Course Website; Manning 304

881: Issues and Questions I; #4002; Hughes-Hassell; Course Website; Manning 214**

2:00-4:45 (Thursday only)

509-002: Information Retrieval; #13142; Kelly; Course Website; Manning 208

690-163: Intro to Big Data and No SQL; #12591; Rajasekar; Course Website; Manning 001 (1.5 credits, meets August 21-September 25) 

690-223: Advanced Databases; #12592; Rajasekar; Course Website; Manning 001 (1.5 credits, meets October 2-November 20) 

6:00-8:45 (Tuesday only) 

525: Electronic Records Management; #7456; Eubank; Course Website; Manning 014

582-003: Systems Analysis; #13358; Urquhart; Course Website; Manning 307

6:00-8:45 (Thursday only) 

558: Principles and Techniques of Storytelling; #4009; Sturm; Course Website; Manning 304

753: Preservation; #10728; Hart; Course Website; Manning 208

Friday

Time

Course information and call numbers

9:00-11:45

560-001: Programming; #9929; Carter; Course Website; Manning 117

581-002: Research Methods Overview; #10737; Kelly; Course Website; Manning 304

781-001: Proposal Development; #12489; Sturm; Course Website; Manning 001 (1.5 credits, meets August 22-September 26) 

Online Courses

 

Course information and call numbers

WEB

523-02W: Database Systems I; #8688; Haas; Course Website; WEB

690-159W: Financial Management in Information Organizations; #13154; M. Weiss (1.5 credits, meets October 20-December 1); Course Website; WEB

690-208W: Web Archiving; #13139; Yoon; Course Website (1.5 credits, meets August 25- October 13); WEB

690-209W: Data Sharing Among Scientists;# 13140; Yoon; Course Website (1.5 credits, meets October 20- December 1); WEB

710-01W: Evidence Based Medicine and the Medical Librarian; #10012; Schardt/Myatt; Course Website (class meets September 1- November 7); WEB

720-01W: Metadata;#2955; Pomerantz; Course Website; WEB

725-01W: Electronic Health Records; #16600; Marcial; Course Website; TBA

WISE
 
 
890-03W: Grant Writing; #TBA; Shaffer-Mannion
 
 
 
*Please contact Dr. Claudia Gollop for information on registering for a WISE course.

Internship and Field Experience Courses

 

Course information and call numbers

 

393: Information Science Internship; #5541; Haight1

795-001: Professional Field Experience; #5542; Haight

795-002: Professional Field Experience; #5543; Haight

796: Field Experience in School Library Media; 8411; Larson

Independent Studies and Other Courses

 

Course information and call numbers

 

396: Independent Study in Information Science (section number varies by instructor, 1-3 credits)1

696: Study in Information and Library Science (section number varies by instructor, 1-3 credits) 

886: Graduate Teaching Practicum (section number varies by instructor, 1-3 credits) 

890-030: Readings on Library and Information Science in the Middle East and North Africa; #10869; Moran; TBA 

888: Research in Information Science (section number varies by instructor, 1-3 credits)**

992: Masters Paper (section number varies by instructor, 3 credit hours) 

994: Doctoral Dissertation (section number varies by instructor, 3 credit hours) **