Hey everyone – I wanted to send out a reminder of key items related to graduate work and this course. We are heading into an important phase of the class. Your work will center on two major formal assignments and more blogging. The iSchool requires that students earn a B in this course. If the […]
Greetings all! Modules 8 (this week) and 9 (next week) tackle professional ethics and many of the dilemmas information professionals face when providing information to their various communities. Module 8 can be found here.
Hi all – I am working through your assignments and I recalled a PDF that one of my very best professors created and shared with us at the University of North Texas. It features all sorts of tips about citation and writing style. Dr. Linda Schamber, the author, has made it available online: Tips for […]
Hey all – I want to offer a mid term check in for the Reflection Blogging assignment.
Hope you all had a great weekend! Blog Post #4 is just around the corner:
This guide will help you get started with the Literature Review assignment:
This week, we will explore the importance of user experience. The link for Module 7 can be found here. You will find an introductory lecture from Aaron Schmidt, as well as some pertinent readings in the realm of UX.
Hey all – Just got word that something is up with our Community Site. I think our school IT will send an update soon but for now, you will not be able to get to your blogs.
Greetings everyone – I leave tomorrow morning for Chicago via a quick flight over the big lake. Saturday night I am seeing Fleetwood Mac in concert (or an iteration of FM sans Lindsey Buckingham). I’ll be visiting friends and colleagues at ALA as well. If you need anything or have a question about the sources […]
Greetings all – I think it would be useful for the next assignments for all of you to work on refining your description of your information community. You wrote a blog post a few weeks ago: Blog Post #2: Describe the Information Community you are choosing to explore for the course and the research paper. […]