LIS-S 520 Information Seeking and Use
- Prerequisites: LIS S500 and S501. Also: either S505 or S506.
- Delivery: Online
Summer 1, Summer 2
The above are the semesters this course is generally offered. View the course schedule to confirm.
This course introduces students to the concepts of information analysis from a human perspective, focusing particularly on the theoretical models and practical techniques that underpin the field. Sociological and psychological perspectives will be examined in order to develop an approach to the assessment of users’ information needs.