Information Technology (IT)

Description: The IT specialization offers general and specialized knowledge of information technologies that is essential to the field of library and information science. Emphasizing the use, implementation, management and evaluation of information technologies for a wide range of organizations. The IT track will prepare students to work in a diverse marketplace.

Recommended Curriculum


632 Digital Competencies for Information Professionals

670 Instructional Technologies

675 Organizational Informatics 

733 Advanced Topics in Information Retrieval

774 Online Information Retrieval

780 XML for Libraries

783 Information Storage and Retrieval

785 Database Management Systems for Information Professionals

787 Library Automation

788 Information Systems: Analysis and Design

789 Electronic Networking and Information Services

682 Digital Libraries

691 Special Topics in Information Science

891 Advanced Topics in Library and Information Science