Course information

Course Name: INF385S Digital Libraries

Course ID: 27199

Semester: Fall 2020

Pre-requisites: Graduate standing

Class Meets: Wednesdays, 1.5 hours between 6:00-9:00 pm, with 15 minute break

Course Mode: Online, asynchronous weekly modules, with weekly class meeting via Zoom 1.5 hours

Course Description: Examines design, development, management, and evaluation issues in digital libraries. Covers project management, collection development, and digitization; provision of access to multimedia materials; metadata and interoperability; access strategies and interfaces; policy and social issues.

Instructor information

Melanie Cofield, She/Her/Hers

Contact: Use Canvas to email me at (please include the text "INF385S" in your subject line)

Weekly office hours:

  • available 1 hour in evening (day/time tbd)
  • available via Course Chat 1 hour midday (day/time tbd)

Schedule appointment: contact me via email to request a Zoom appointment.



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