GLIS 644 Descriptive Bibliography (3 credits)

Offered by: Information Studies (Faculty of Arts)

Administered by: Graduate Studies


Library & Information Studies : A practical course on the history, description and care of rare books and antiquarian material. The principles of descriptive bibliography will be presented in the context of book culture. The place of rare book collections in research libraries and the practical administration of a rare book department will be examined.

Terms: Winter 2015

Instructors: Richard E Virr (Winter)

  • Prerequisite: GLIS 619.