Teaching Specialization & Interests

Faculty Member

Teaching Specialization and Interests

Aman, Mohammed

Library management; Academic Library Administration; Public library Administration; Seminar in Multicultural and International Librarianship; Seminar in Library Administration

Britz, Johannes

Information ethics; Information marketing; Library and Information Management; Information and knowledge management

Dimitroff, Alexandra

Electronic information retrieval; Information retrieval in the health sciences; Medical/health informatics; Information sources and services

duPlessis, Jacques

Instructional design and development, multimedia product development, computer literacy.

Haigh, Maria

Database Management Systems, Systems Analysis, Information Retrieval, Research methods, Knowledge Management

Haigh, Thomas

Organizational informatics, social informatics, information history, science and technology studies.

Hansen, Catherine

Collection Management; Reference Sources; Public Libraries; Competitive Intelligence and Business Information

Henderson, Laretta

Children’s Literature; Young Adult Literature; Teacher Education; Multicultural Children’s and Young Adult Literature

Hudson, Adam

Web and graphic design, specifically front-end web design; HTML, CSS, and JavaScript; Web Animation and Interactivity using Flash
Interface design, usability, and designing for the web; Introduction to Information Science

Lee, Hur-Li

Information organization

Jeong, Wooseob

Information Architecture; XML for Libraries; Advanced Web Applications: AJAX Multimedia Application Development; Information Access and Retrieval; Introduction to Information Science; Human Factors

Kipp, Margaret

Information Organization; Metadata; Database Management Systems; Programming; Web Design and Architecture; Internet Foundations and Technologies; Classification; Geographical Information Systems; Social Software; Open Source Software; Information Technology Policy

Latham, Joyce

Libraries; Intellectual Freedom

Miller, Steven

Information organization, cataloging and classification, metadata, information architecture, taxonomies, controlled vocabularies and thesauri.

Mu, Xiangming

Foundation of information science; Information retrieval and storage; Human computer interaction; Digital libraries

Newell, Terrence

Research Methods in Library and Information Studies; Human Factors in Information Seeking and Use; Video Games and Information Literacy

Olson, Hope

Organization of Information; Cataloging and Classification; Advanced Cataloguing and Classification; Indexing and Abstracting; Social and Cultural Issues in the Organization of Information; Feminism and Library and Information Studies; Feminism, Librarianship, and Information; Globalization, Diversity and Information

Ponelis, Shana IS development including data warehousing, business intelligence and databases, systems analysis and design; Visual communications, specifically HCI and user studies; Information marketing and information economics
Schoeller, Betsy Organization of Information; Indexing; Management; Information Resources
Smiraglia, Richard Information Organization; Descriptive Cataloging; Classification; Ontology; Epistemology; Historical Bibliography; Informetrics; History of Information Science; Research Methods; Music; Bibliography; Music documentation
Walker, Thomas Reference, Social Sciences / Humanities Reference; Introduction to Information Science, History of Books and Printing; Preservation; Encyclopedias; and new courses accepted or planned in Library Architecture and Library History
Wepking, Mary

Youth Services; School Library Media; Young Adult Literature

Withers, Bonnie Library materials for Children; Library materials for Young Adults; School Library Programs and Resources
Wolfram, Dietmar

Applied Bibliometrics / Informetrics & Scholarly Communication; Modeling and Simulation of Information Retrieval Systems; Database Design and Management; Foundations of Information Science; Information Retrieval Concepts and Theory; Information Systems; Analysis, Design and Evaluation; Microcomputer Applications ; Networked Resources and Services; Research Methods

Xie, Iris Digital libraries; Information retrieval; Online searching; System analysis and design; Information science
Zhang, Jin Research methods; information storage and retrieval; library automation; system analysis and design; quantitative research methods; database management
Zimmer, Michael Information Policy & Ethics; Online Privacy; Web 2.0 and Social Media; Library 2.0; Internet Research Ethics