Library & Information Science: Digital Libraries, CAS

for the Certificate of Advanced Study, Major in Library & Information Science: Digital Libraries concentration


This concentration is available for the Certificate of Advanced Study Library & Information Science


On-campus or Online Core Requirements

This degree program can be completed either on campus or online; the requirements are listed below:

IS 593CAS Project8
Elective hours (max. of 8 hours of Independent Study)32
Total Hours40

Other Requirements (may overlap)

Masters Degree in Library and Information Science is required for admission
A concentration is not required.
Minimum Hours Required Within the Unit: 24
Minimum 500-level Hours Required Overall: 12
The credit-no credit option can only be applied to courses taken outside the library and information science curriculum and courses taken with this option can not be applied to the degree.
Minimum GPA: 3.25
CAS-DL Core courses
IS 453Systems Analysis and Management3 or 4
IS 560Digital Libraries4
IS 561Information Modeling4
IS 562Metadata in Theory & Practice4
Four elective courses from the CAS Digital Library Electives16
Total Elective Hours31-32