Special Libraries Specialization


Description: Special Libraries are libraries or information centers in corporations, law firms, trade associations, government agencies, research institutions, and other organizations. Careers in such settings can benefit from disciplinary education or experience (e.g., degrees in law or health sciences) and from courses such as the following.


Recommended Curriculum

737:  The special Library & Information Center
622:  Information Marketing
655:  Information & Records Management OR 656: Electronic Records Management
691:  Infopreneurship
714:  Metadata
716:  Indexing and Abstracting

Depending on background and/or interests, one or more of the following:
738:  Legal Information Sources & Services
833:  Competitive Intelligence & Business Information
834: Information Sources & Services in Science & Technology
835:  Information Sources & Services in the Health Sciences