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Archived Curricula Guide 2012–2015
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ITIS41 Libraries and Society II (Essay) 5 ECTS
Organised by
Degree Programme in Information Studies and Interactive Media
Information Studies and Interactive Media
Corresponding course units in the curriculum
School of Information Sciences
Curricula 2011 – 2012

General description

A written essay, where the student analyzes the interactive relationship between the libraries and the society in a historical and contemporary perspective.

Learning outcomes

After completing the course a student is expected to be able to:

-understand from a research-based perspective the historical development and present day situation of libraries and other memory organizations as societal institutions

Contents

The historical development and present day situation of libraries and other memory organizations in a broad social, technological and professional context.

Modes of study

Option 1
Available for:
  • Degree Programme Students
  • Other Students
  • Open University Students
  • Doctoral Students
  • Exchange Students
Essay 
In Finnish

Evaluation

Numeric 1-5.

Study materials

  • Bourne & Hahn, A history of online information services 1963-1976. MIT Press. 2003.
  • Dyrbye et al, Library spirit in the Nordic and Baltic countries. Historical perspectives. Hibolire. 2009.
  • List of possible other books or articles will be available in annual teaching schedule

Belongs to following study modules

School of Information Sciences
2012–2013
Teaching
Archived Teaching Schedule. Please refer to current Teaching Shedule.
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