LBSCI 753 - Digital Libraries

Overview

Course Title

Digital Libraries

Description

Overview of digital libraries; the historical reasons for their development; the nature of their creation, uses and evaluation. Methods of collection building, knowledge organization, interface design and information retrieval techniques appropriate to multimedia digital materials are covered. Emphasis is also given to social, economic and legal aspects of digital libraries, in particular as they relate to the traditional library.

Typically Offered

Fall, Spring

Academic Career

Graduate

Credits

Minimum Units

3

Maximum Units

3

Academic Progress Units

3

Repeat For Credit

No

Components

Name

Lecture

Hours

3

Requisites

010281

Course Schedule