Information and Library Science

Z572 Youth Services

Credits: 3

Prerequisite(s): ILS-Z 571 or permission of instructor.

This course emphasizes the history, philosophy, and description of children and young adult library services. It takes a holistic look at the role of the youth services librarian from planning and evaluation to specific services and programs, and examines the current and future outlook for this type of librarianship. Emphasis is on the public library, but cooperation with appropriate services and programs such as school media centers is also discussed.

Spring 2018

Instructor: Christina Jones
Time: 1:00PM-3:45PM Mon
Location: IF0002

  • Course History

      Spring 2017

      Instructor: Christina Jones
      Time: 9:30AM-12:15PM Wed
      Location: ED3284

      Spring 2016

      Instructor: Christina Jones
      Time: 10:00AM-12:45PM Wed
      Location: LI036

      Spring 2015

      Instructor: Dana Duffy
      Time: 9:00AM-11:45AM Wed
      Location: LI030

      Spring 2014

      Instructor: Dana Duffy
      Time: 9:00AM-11:45AM Wed
      Location: LI030
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