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Graduate Certificate (Gr. Cert.) Library and Information Studies (15 credits)

Offered by: Information Studies     Degree: Graduate Certificate in Library & Info St

Program Requirements

The Graduate Certificate in Library and Information Studies focuses on new and emerging topics in library and information studies. The program may be completed on a full-time or part-time basis, to a maximum of five years.

Complementary Courses

9-15 credits, three to five INFS courses chosen in consultation with the student's adviser with the exception of the following courses:

  • INFS 605 Research Project 3 (6 credits)

    Offered by: Information Studies (Faculty of Arts)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    INFS : Under the supervision of a faculty member, data analysis and preparation of a research paper with potential for publication.

    Terms: Winter 2025

    Instructors: Guastavino, Catherine; Moffatt, Karyn; Fung, Benjamin (Winter)

  • INFS 605D1 Research Project 3 (3 credits)

    Offered by: Information Studies (Faculty of Arts)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    INFS : Under the supervision of a faculty member, data analysis and preparation of a research paper with potential for publication.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2024-2025 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2024-2025 academic year.

  • INFS 605D2 Research Project 3. (3 credits)

    Offered by: Information Studies (Faculty of Arts)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    INFS : Under the supervision of a faculty member, data a analysis and preparation of a research paper with potential for publication.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2024-2025 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2024-2025 academic year.

  • INFS 689 Selected Topics (3 credits)

    Offered by: Information Studies (Faculty of Arts)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    INFS : Exploration of a topic in library and information studies which elaborates or augments the curriculum through an individualized program of directed study which will vary according to the student's interests.

    Terms: Fall 2024, Winter 2025

    Instructors: Brilmyer, Gracen; Ding, Steven (Fall)

    • Prerequisite: INFS 601 and permission of Graduate Program Director.

    • Not open to students who have taken GLIS 689.

  • INFS 696D1 Research Paper 2. (6 credits)

    Offered by: Information Studies (Faculty of Arts)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    INFS : Explores a minor topic relevant to the Graduate Diploma student's program of study and results in a scholarly paper with potential for publication.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2024-2025 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2024-2025 academic year.

    • Not open to students who have taken GLIS 696D1/D2.

    • Students must register for both INFS 696D1 and INFS 696D2

    • No credit will be given for this course unless both INFS 696D1 and INFS 696D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms

  • INFS 696D2 Research Paper 2. (6 credits)

    Offered by: Information Studies (Faculty of Arts)

    Administered by: Graduate Studies

    Overview

    INFS : Explores a minor topic relevant to the Graduate Diploma student's program of study and results in a scholarly paper with potential for publication.

    Terms: This course is not scheduled for the 2024-2025 academic year.

    Instructors: There are no professors associated with this course for the 2024-2025 academic year.

    • Not open to students who have taken GLIS 696D1/D2.

    • Students must register for both INFS 696D1 and INFS 696D2

    • No credit will be given for this course unless both INFS 696D1 and INFS 696D2 are successfully completed in consecutive terms

0-6 credits of non-INFS courses with a maximum of 3 credits from outside McGill. All such courses must be at a graduate level and receive prior approval of the student's adviser(s) and the School's Director.

Faculty of Arts—2024-2025 (last updated Apr. 3, 2024) (disclaimer)
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