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2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Undergraduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

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LIS 411 - Introduction to Archives

Introductory course in archival studies. The history, development, and nature of work in the profession, the basics of collections management and development, intellectual control, preservation, conservation, and technological applications will be presented.

Co- or prerequisites: LIS 110 and LIS 201 or permission of instructor.

Credits: (3)

Learner Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Apply basic archival theory, principles and methods.
  • Synthesize the history and development of the archives profession, both nationally and internationally.
  • Manage archival activities.
  • Evaluate the impact of technologies on core archival functions.
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