Special Libraries

Code: LIBR1180

Course description

Focuses on the unique features of special libraries. Explore functional areas such as collection development, technical services, client services, marketing, budgeting and management. Emphasis will be placed on the concerns of the special library and how it differs from other types of libraries or information centres. You will learn to apply the skills needed in the special library environment.

Course details

Hours: 42
Credits: 3
Prerequisites: LIBR1000
Corequisites: None

Delivery Options

Classroom Delivery: In-person instruction that takes place at a college campus.
Online Delivery: Content is delivered entirely online through self-directed components, allowing you the flexibility to learn anytime from wherever you are.
Remote Delivery: Technology-enabled virtual instruction that takes place outside of a physical classroom. Remote delivery includes some form of scheduled real-time virtual classes or drop-in times, as well as self-directed components.
Hybrid Delivery: Instruction that includes a combination of online or remote delivery, and some classroom activities.

Registration dates

Not all courses are offered each term.

Fall 2021 registration opens July 5, 2021. Winter 2022 registration opens November 1, 2021.