GRADUATE CERTIFICATE - ARCHIVES & SPECIAL COLLECTIONS - SLIS

Certificate Requirements

Required courses:

  • LIS 646: Special Collections and Archives (3 credits)
  • LIS 647: Introduction to Archival Organization (3 credits)
  • LIS 648: Archival Practicum (3 credits)
  • LIS 675: Seminar in the Organization of Material: Introduction to Digital Libraries (3 credits)
  • LIS 675: Seminar in the Organization of Material: Metadata (3 credits)

Elective


(Choose One)
  • LIS 506: Advanced Cataloging and Classification (3 credits)
  • LIS 558: Internet Resources and Applications (3 credits)
  • LIS 631: History of Libraries (3 credits)
  • LIS 634: History of Children's Literature (3 credits)
  • LIS 533: The Evolution of the Book

Certificate Assessment

After completing the required coursework, students are required to write a 2500-word paper on an approved topic related to archives, special collections, or digitization that is approved by faculty teaching archival-related courses.

Recommended but not required:
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