Course Title & Textbooks

LIS 2000: Understanding Information
Required Books:
Baker, Nicholson. Double Fold: Libraries and the Assault on Paper. Vintage Books, 2002. ISBN: 0375726217 (paperback edition).
Borgman, Christine. Scholarship in the Digital Age: Information, Infrastructure, and the Internet. MIT Press, 2007. ISBN-10: 0262026198; ISBN-13: 978-0262026192. Gleick, James. The Information: A History, a Theory, a Flood. Pantheon, 2011. (ISBN-10: 9780375423727; ISBN-13: 978-0375423727) Lessig, Lawrence. Remix: Making Art and Commerce Thrive in the Hybrid Economy. Pengiun Press, 2008. ISBN-10: 1594201722; ISBN-13: 978-1594201721. (
Litman, Jessica. Digital Copyright. Prometheus Books, 2000, 2006. ISBN: 159102420X (paperback edition).
Turkle, Sherry. Alone Together: Why We Expect More from Technology and Less from Each Other. Basic Books, 2011. (ISBN-10: 9780465010219, ISBN-13: 978-0465010219)
Weinberger, David. Everything is Miscellaneous: the Power of the New Digital Disorder. Holt, 2007, 2008. ISBN-10: 0805088113; ISBN-13: 978-0805088113.
Willinsky, John. The Access Principle: the Case for Open Access to Research and Scholarship. MIT Press, 2005, ISBN: 0262232421. Fall 2009. (

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

LIS 2184: Copyright & Fair Use in the Digital Age
Patry, W. Moral Panics and the Copyright Wars. New York: Oxford University Press, USA; 1 edition (September 3, 2009).ASIN: 0195385640; ISBN-13: 978-0195385649. Required.

LIS 2215: Preservation Management
Edward Evans, Patricia Layzell Ward, and Bendik Rugaas. Management Basics for Information Professionals.  New York . Neal-Schuman Publishers (May 2000). ISBN-10: 1555703704; ISBN-13: 978-1555703707. Required.
Ritzenthaler, Mary Lynn.  Preserving Archives & Manuscripts. (2nd Edition)Chicago: Society of American Archivists, 2010. ISBN-10: 1931666326; ISBN-13: 978-1931666329.
LIS 2225: Museum Archives
Alexander, Edward P and Mary Alexander.   Museums in Motion.  American Association for State and Local History, 2008.  ISBN: 978-0-7591-0509-6.
Wythe, D.  Museum Archives, 2nd ed.  Society of American Archivists, 2004. ISBN: 1931666067.
Bielstein, S.  Permissions, a survival guide: blunt talk about art as intellectual property.  University of Chicago Press, 2006. Paperback. ISBN: 0-226-04638-9.
Nicholas, Lynn Rape of Europa, the fate of Europe’s treasures. Vintage Press, 1995.  Paperback 0-679-75686-8).
Sax, Joseph L . Playing darts with a Rembrandt: public and private rights in cultural treasures . University of Michigan Press, 2001. Paperback. ISBN:  978-0472087846.
Samuels, Helen.  Varsity Letters . Scarecrow Press, 1992.  ISBN:978-0810825963.
Brown, Michael F. Who owns native culture? Harvard University Press, 2004. Paperback ISBN: 9780674016330
LIS 2227: Photographic Archives
Mary Lynn Ritzenthaler, Diane L Vogt-O'Connor, with Helena Zinkham, Brett Carnell, Kit A Peterson;
Photographs: Archival Care and Management; Society of American Archivists (2006)550 pp., Hard cover; Product Code: BOOKSAA-0481.   Required.

LIS 2228: International Perspectives on Archives
Francis X. Blouin Jr. and William G. Rosenberg, eds., Archives, Documentation and Institutions of Social Memory: Essays from the Sawyer Seminar (Ann Arbor, MI: The University of Michigan Press, 2007)

LIS 2230: Records and Information Management
Shepherd, Elizabeth and Geoffrey Yeo. Managing Records: A Handbook of Principles and Practice. Facet Publishing; illustrated edition (15 Jan 2003) ISBN-10: 1856043703; ISBN-13: 978-1856043700.
Choksy, Carol E.B. Domesticating Information: Managing Documents Inside the Organization. Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, October 2006.ISBN: 0-8108-5190-3

LIS 2326: Storytelling
Margaret Read MacDonald The Storyteller’s Start-Up Book: Finding, Learning, Performing and Using Folktales; August House,1993; ISBN-10: 0874833051; ISBN-13: 978-0874833058.
Kendall Haven Story Proof: The Science Behind the Startling Power of Story Libraries Unlimited, 2007 ISBN-10: 1591585465; ISBN-13: 978-1591585466.
Kendall Haven and Mary Gay Ducey. Crash Course in Storytelling. Libraries Unlimited, 2007.ISBN-10: 1591583993; ISBN-13: 978-1591583998
Birch, Carol L. and Melissa A. Heckler, Eds. Who Says? Essays on Pivotal Issues in Contemporary Storytelling. Little Rock: August House, 1996. ISBN-10: 0874834538; ISBN-13: 978-0874834536
Optional (Recommended) text:
Title: Storytelling: Art and Technique, Fourth Edition
Authors: Ellin Greene and Janice M. Del Negro
Publisher: Libraries Unlimited
Copyright: 2010
ISBN 10: 9781591586005
ISBN 13: 978-1591586005

LIS 2600:  Intro Information Technologies
Discovering Computers 2011: Complete (Shelly Cashman) [Paperback] Gary B. Shelly (Author), Misty E. Vermaat (Author) Paperback: 904 pages Publisher: Course Technology; 1 edition (February 25, 2010) ISBN-10: 1439079269; ISBN-13: 978-1439079263  Required.

LIS 2970: Special Topics: Cultural Heritage
Bastian, Jeanette. Owning Memory: How a Caribbean Community Lost its Archives and Found its History. Westport: Libraries Unlimited, 2003.
Theorizing Digital Cultural Heritage: A Critical Discourse, ed. Fiona Cameron and Sarah Kenderdine. Cambridge: MIT Press, 2007.
New Heritage: New Media and Cultural Heritage, ed. Yehuda Kalay and Janice Affleck. New York: Routledge, 2008.
Kreps, Christina. Liberating Culture: Cross-cultural Perspectives on Museums, Curation and Heritage Preservation. London: Routledge, 2003.
Cuno, James. Who Owns Antiquity? Princeton: Princeton University Press, 2008.