LIBR 1395: Special Topics: Creating and Managing Digital Collections

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Course Format Lecture 4.0 h + Seminar 0.0 h + Lab. 0.0 h
Credits 3.0

Course Description

The key elements of managing digital collections are explored through discussion, hands-on practice, and project based activities. Topics covered include project development, selection and electronic processing of materials, copyright, description (cataloguing and metadata), electronic access and preservation.


Registration in this course is restricted to students admitted to the Diploma in Library & Information Technology, Library & Information Technology (Flexible Participation Option), and Library & Information Technology (BBA Transfer Option).

Prerequisite(s): LIBR 1111 taken within the last 3 years, or with department approval.

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