Master of Library and Information Studies/Master of Resource and Environmental Management (MLIS/MREM) - Information Sources, Services & Retrieval INFO 5530   Information Sources, Services & Retrieval
CREDIT HOURS: 3
Offers both a theoretical and a practical introduction to information services. Discusses users and their information-seeking behaviours, major categories of reference resources and how best to match appropriate resources to the user via effective reference interviews. Explores evaluation techniques and uses of reference resources in various formats. Includes strategies of online searching both in specialized databases and the Web.
RESTRICTIONS: MI, MI/JD, MI/MPA, MI/MREM