Indexing and Subject Analysis

Code: LIBR1085

Course description

Examine how the intellectual content of various works are established through indexing and subject analysis. Study the principles of indexing through the creation of abstracts, learning about various index types, and applying index rules. Explore the principles of subject analysis through two types of controlled vocabularies including thesaurus and subject headings.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: LIBR1075
Corequisites: None

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Spring 2021 registration opens February 1, 2021. Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021.