Introduction to Libraries and the Information Industry

Code: LIBR1000

Course description

Prerequisite: Ontario Secondary School Diploma (OSSD), general or advanced level, with grade 12 English OR successful completion of Mature Student Test. Library related experience is strongly recommended. Examine the role of libraries in an information society, explore how libraries provide access to information and study the organization and services of different types of libraries. You will also investigate the roles and functions of participants in the information industry. Required course. Prerequisite: You must satisfy the Program Admission Requirements.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None

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Start Date
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Delivery
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Start Date: Jan. 15, 2019
Day/Time:
Delivery: Online
Campus: Online
Cost: $432.06
 
End date: Apr. 23, 2019
Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: None
Corequisites: None
Equivalent to: None

Additional information: This course is offered through OntarioLearn. Find out more about OntarioLearn courses and booking your exams.

Textbooks can be purchased from www.textnet.ca. No substitutions unless otherwise stated.

Required textbook(s):

Textbook title: MLA Handbook Author: Joseph Gibaldi Publisher: Modern Language Assn. of America Edition: 8th ISBN: 9781603292627

Host college: MO

Not all courses are offered each term. Spring 2019 registration opens February 4, 2019. Fall 2019 registration opens July 8, 2019.