Course Title & Textbooks

LIS 2005: Organizing & Retrieving Information
Taylor, Arlene.The Organization of Information (Library and Information Science Text Series) (Paperback)Libraries Unlimited; 3 edition (December 23, 2008)# ISBN-10: 159158700X;  ISBN-13: 978-1591587002. Required. 

LIS 2186: Information Policy
Yochai Benkler, The Wealth of Networks: How Social Production Transforms Markets and Freedom (Yale University Press: New Haven, 2006);
David Lazar and Victor Mayer-Schonberger, Governance and Information Technology: From Electronic Government to Information Government (MIT Press: Cambridge MA, 2007);
Jessica Litman, Digital Copyright (Prometheus Books: Amherst NY, 2001);
Jonathan Nuechterlein and Philip Weiser, Digital Crossroads: American Telecommunications Policy in the Internet Age (MIT Press: Cambridge MA, 2005).
Daniel Solove, Marc Rotenberg, and Paul Schwartz. Privacy, Information, and Technology (Aspen Publishers: New York, 2006).

LIS 2214: Library & Archival Preservation
Banks, Paul N. and Pilette, Roberta. Preservation: Issues and Planning. Chicago: ALA 2000.

LIS 2222: Archival Appraisal
Richard J. Cox, Documenting Localities: A Practical Model for American Archivists and Manuscripts Curators (Metuchen: Scarecrow Press, 1996); 
Richard J. Cox, No Innocent Deposits: Forming Archives by Rethinking Appraisal (Lanham, Md.: Scarecrow Press, 2004);
John Ridener. From Polders to Postmodernism: A Concise History of Archival Theory (Duluth, MN: Litwin Books, LLC, 2009);
Recommended:Frank Boles, Selecting & Appraising Archives & Manuscripts (Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2005);
Barbara Craig, Archival Appraisal: Theory and Practice (München: K. G. Saur, 2004).  
Helen W. Samuels, Varsity Letters: Documenting Modern Colleges and Universities (Metuchen, NJ: Scarecrow Press, 1992).

LIS 2223: Archival Access and Advocacy
Karen Benedict, Ethics and the Archival Profession: Introduction and Case Studies (Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2003).
Menzi L. Behrnd-Klodt and Peter J. Wosh, eds., Privacy and Confidentiality Perspectives: Archivists and Archival Records (Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2005).
Verne Harris, Archives and Justice: A South African Perspective (Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2006).
Mary Jo Pugh, Providing Reference Services for Archives and Manuscripts (Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2005).
Francis X. Blouin Jr. and William G. Rosenberg, eds.,  Archives, Documentation, and Institutions of Social Memory: Essays from the Sawyer Seminar (Ann Arbor: University of Michigan Press, 2006).
Mark Edmundson, Why Read? (New York: Bloomsbury, 2004).
Kenneth E. Foote, Shadowed Ground: America’s Landscapes of Violence and Tragedy (Austin: University of Texas Press, 1997).
Stanton A. Glantz, John Slade, Lisa A. Bero, Peter Hanauer, and Deborah E. Barnes, The Cigarette Papers (Berkeley: University of California Press, 1996).
Miles Harvey, The Island of Lost Maps: A True Story of Cartographic Crime (New York: Random House, 2000). 
Deborah Lipstadt, History on Trial: My Day in Court with David Irving (New York: ECC, 2005).
Deborah Nelson, The War Behind Me: Vietnam Veterans Confront the Truth About U.S. War Crimes (New York: Basic Books, 2008).
Alasdair Roberts, Blacked Out: Government Secrecy in the Information Age (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 2006)
Lawrence Rothfield, The Rape of Mesopotamia: Behind the Looting of the Iraq Museum (Chicago: University of Chicago Press, 2009).

LIS 2224: Archival Representation
Describing Archives: A Content Standard (Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2004)
Kathleen D. Roe, Arranging and Describing Archives and Manuscripts (Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2005)

LIS 2280: History of Books, Printing, Publishing
REQUIRED TEXTS: Battles, Matthew. Library: an unquiet history. W.W. Norton, 2004. ISBN (PB): 0-393-32564-4.
Birkets, Sven.  The Gutenberg Elegies: the fate of reading in anelectronic age.  Faber and Faber, 2006.  ISBN (PB): 0-86547-957-9
Carter, John and Nicolas Barker.  ABC for book collectors, 8th ed.  New Castle, Oak Knoll Press, 2004.  ISBN: 1-58456-112-2
Chappel, Warren and Robert Bringhurst. A short history of the printed word. 2nd ed. Point Roberts, WA, Hartley & Marks, 2000. ISBN: 0-88179-154-7
Eisenstein, E.  The printing revolution in early modern Europe.Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2005. ISBN (PB): 0 521 44770 4
Garrison, Dee. Apostles of Culture: the Public librarian and American society, 1876-1920. University of Wisconsin Press, 2003. ISBN (PB): 0-299-18114-6
Gaskell, Philip.  A new introduction to bibliography.  New Castle, Oak Knoll Press, 2000.  ISBN (PB):  1-884718-13-2
Manguel, Alberto.  A history of reading.  New York, Penguin, 1997.  ISBN: PB: 0-1401-6654-8
Petroski, Henry.  The book on the bookshelf.  Vintage, 2000. ISBN (PB): 0-3757-0639-9
Striphas, Ted.  The late age of print: Everyday book culture from consumerism to control.  Columbia University Press, 978-0-231-13814-2
LIS 2324: History of Children’s Literature
Zipes, Jack; et al. The Norton Anthology of Children's Literature: The Traditions in English Norton Anthology W.W. Norton & Company; ISBN: 978-0-393-32776-2.

LIS 2329: Special Education Resources & Service in School Library Media Centers
Turnbull, Ann. Rud Turnbull, and Michael L. Wehmeyer. Exceptional Lives: Special Education in Today’sSchools. 6th Edition. Pearson: 2007; ISBN-10: 0-13-502696-2; ISBN-13: 978-0-13-502696-0

LIS 2335: Library Services for Early Childhood
Required: Diamant-Cohen, Betsy & Ghoting, Saroj Nadkarni. (2009). The Early Literacy Kit: A Handbook and Tip Cards. Chicago: American Library Association.
Ghoting, Saroj Nadkarni & Martin-Diaz, Pamela. (2006). Early literacy storytimes @ your library: Partnering with caregivers for success. Chicago: American Library Association.
Feinberg, S., Deerr, K., Jordan, B. A., Byrne, M. & Kropp, L. (2007). The family-centered library handbook. New York: Neal-Shuman.
Recommended: Reid, Rob. (2009). More Family Storytimes: Twenty-four creative programs for all ages. Chicago: American Library Association.

LIS 2405: Intro to Cataloging and Classification
Anglo-American Cataloguing Rules, Second Edition, 2002 Revision. Published jointly by the Canadian Library Association (CLA), the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP), and the American Library Association (ALA).  2002. ISBN 0-8389-3529-X (with AACR Binder and Tabs); 0-8389-3530-3 (without AACR Binder and Tabs) ;
J.H. Bowman.Essential Cataloguing.2003, London: Facet Publishing, ,ISBN 1 85604 456 4; Chan, Lois Mai. 2007.
Cataloging and Classification: An Introduction. Third Edition. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press. ISBN-10: 0-8108-6000-7; ISBN-13: 978-0-8108-6000-1 (Required)

LIS 2500: Reference Resources
Reference and Information Services in the 21st Century: An Introduction. Second Edition. Neal Schuman Publishers. ISBN: 978-1-55570-672-2/2009.

LIS 2537: Government Information Resources & Services
Peter Hernon, Hui Hua Chua. United States Government Information: Policies and Sources; Journal: Reference Reviews ; 2003; Volume 17; Issue 6; Keywords: Government, USA, ISSN 0950-4125; ISBN 1-56308-978-5 (hardback); ISBN 1-56308-979-3 (paperback);
LIS 2585: Health Consumer Resources & Services
Consumer Health Manual -
LIS 2600: Introduction to Information Technologies
Gary B. Shelly, Thomas J. Cashman, Misty E. Vermaat. Discovering Computers 2010: Living in a Digital World, Complete (Shelly Cashman Series) (Paperback);
Course Technology; 1 edition (March 8, 2009); ISBN-10: 032478645X; ISBN-13: 978-0324786453

LIS 2658:  Advance Topics in Information Storage & Retrieval
Ben Shneiderman, Catherine Plaisant. Designing the User Interface: Strategies for Effective Human-Computer Interaction (4th Edition) Addison Wesley; 4 edition (April 10, 2004)  ISBN-10: 0321197860 ,  ISBN-13: 978-0321197863.

LIS 2674: Digital Preservation
Ross Harvey, Preserving Digital Materials. Munich,  K.G. Saur, 2005.  ISBN:  3-598-11686-1
LIS 2690: Information Visualization
Spence, Robert. (2007). Information Visualization: Design for Interaction. 2nd Ed. Harlow: Pearson Education Limited; ISBN 13: 978-0-132-0655-04,  ISBN 10: 0-132-0655-09. There may be additional texts required.

LIS 2695: Geographic Information Systems (GIS) for Librarians
Abresch, J., Hanson, A., Heron, S., and Reehling, P. Integrating Geographic Information Systems into Library Services.Publisher: IGI Global; illustrated edition; edition: April 16, 2008; ISBN-10: 1599047268; ISBN-13: 978-1599047263

LIS 2700: Managing Libraries & Information Systems & Services in Changing Environments
Evans, G. Edward & Ward, Patricia Layzell. (2007). Management Basics for Information Professionals, 2nd edition; Neal Schuman Publishers; 2nd edition (August 1, 2007); ISBN-10: 1555705863; ISBN-13: 978-1555705862.

LIS 2830: Marketing & Public Relations for Libraries
Alman, Susan Webreck. Crash Course in Marketing for Libraries. Westport, Conn: Libraries Unlimited, 2007. ISBN:978-1-59158-430-8.


Last Updated: January 5, 2010