Apologies for duplicate postings.

The Graduate School of Library and Information Science (GSLIS), University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign (UIUC), is pleased to announce a limited number of openings for non-degree students in several on campus and online graduate credit courses . Formal admission to the University is not necessary, but a bachelor's degree is required.

If you would like to determine if the LIS profession is for you, want to update your skills, or have an interest is special topics such as  storytelling or book arts, our courses may be of interest to you. Summer 2012 offerings include:


On campus courses

LIS 409A - Storytelling

LIS 490BA - Book Arts Seminar

LIS 548A  - Library Buildings

LIS 590BK - The Picture Book: History, Art, and Visual Literacy

LIS 590LI - Legal Issues in Library and Other Information Settings

LIS 590PO - The Book as Physical Object

LIS 590SO - Information Sources and Services for Children

LIS 590SR - Reference Sources for Rare Books

Online (LEEP)


LIS 504LE - Reference and Information Services

LIS 516LE - School Library Media Center (formerly LIS 590SML)

LIS 578LE - Technical Services Functions

LIS 590BGL - Business and Government: Literacy and Practice for LIS Professionals

LIS 590 CBL - Cataloging for School Libraries (Limited number of seats)

LIS 590CRL - Comics: Advising Child and Adult Readers (Limited number of seats)

LIS 590LLL - Law Librarianship


Please see the following web page for information on how to register for a course. http://www.lis.illinois.edu/academics/programs/cpd/communitycredit

Marianne Steadley
Director, Continuing Professional Development
Graduate School of Library and Information Science
University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign
501 E. Daniel Street, Champaign, IL 61820
Fax 217-244-3202