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Division of Continuing Studies

Library Science

Library Science

The Division of Continuing Studies offers the Bachelor of General Studies degree with an area of concentration in library science.

Required:

TED 2160 Intro to Library Services 3 hrs
TED 4590 Teaching & Learning in a Digital Environment 3 hrs
TED 2360 Children's Literature and Education 3 hrs
TED 4660 Young Adult Literature and Education 3 hrs
TED 4710 Reference Resources and Services 3 hrs
TED 4720 Special Libraries 3 hrs
TED 4740 Cataloging and Classification 3 hrs
TED 4760 Managing Collections Lib and Info Agencies 3 hrs
TED 4800 Leader and Manage Lib and Info Agencies 3 hrs
TED 4570 Capstone Practicum 3 hrs

Additional information:

Depending on the person’s interests and experiences, substitutions can be made with the approval of an adviser and Becky Pasco of the College of Education (Roskins Hall 308, phone 402-554-2119, rpasco@unomaha.edu).

Career Information:
An area of concentration in library science prepares students with the skills needed to work in a variety of library-type settings. These skills are learned through coursework in literature, as well as the developing, storing, finding, organizing, and managing of information. It will also provide the necessary knowledge to pursue an advanced degree, if desired. Library Science students can find careers in public, academic, and special libraries, as well as a diverse array of other public and private information agencies.

For more career information, check out American Library Association Education & Careers, U.S. Department of Labor - Librarians, or UNO Career Center.

Revised 03/12