Course outlines

The following is a selection of course outlines from previous and upcoming terms. These outlines are made available for reference purposes only. Official syllabi are made available at the beginning of each term in McGill's myCourses to students registered in the course.

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GLIS 601 Foundations of Information Studies PDF icon GLIS 601 Fall 2015 - Beheshti
GLIS 602 Integrating Research & Practice

PDF icon GLIS 602 Winter 2017 Evans.pdf

GLIS 603 Research Project 1                               Microsoft Office document icon GLIS 603 604 647 Outline & Application Forms
GLIS 604 Research Project 2 Microsoft Office document icon GLIS 603 604 647 Outline & Application Forms
GLIS 607 Organization of Information PDF icon GLIS 607 Fall 2018.pdf
GLIS 608 Classification & Cataloguing

PDF icon GLIS 608 Winter 2017.pdf

GLIS 609 Metadata & Access

PDF icon GLIS 609 Fall 2018.pdf

GLIS 611 Research Principles & Analysis

PDF icon GLIS 611 Winter 2017.pdf

GLIS 612 History of Books and Printing

PDF icon GLIS 612 Fall 2017.pdf

GLIS 614 Public Libraries PDF icon GLIS 614 Fall 2018.pdf
GLIS 615 Reference and Information Services

PDF icon GLIS 615 Winter 2017.pdf

GLIS 616 Information Retrieval PDF icon GLIS 616 Fall 2017.pdf
GLIS 617 Information System Design

PDF icon GLIS 617 F2017 Sultana.pdf

PDF icon GLIS 617 Julien.pdf

GLIS 619 Information Behaviour and Resources

PDF icon GLIS 619 Winter 2015 - Bartlett

GLIS 620 Managing Information Organizations

PDF icon GLIS 620 Fall 2018.pdf

GLIS 625 Information Architecture

PDF icon GLIS 625 Fall 2018.pdf

GLIS 626 Usability Analysis & Assessment PDF icon GLIS 626 Winter 2015 - Moffatt
GLIS 627 User-Centered Design PDF icon GLIS 627 Fall 2015 - Moffatt
GLIS 629 Information Security PDF icon GLIS 692 Winter 2015 - Fung
GLIS 630 Data Mining PDF icon GLIS 630 Winter 2016 - Fung
GLIS 633 Multimedia Systems

PDF icon GLIS 633 Fall 2016 - Gustavino

GLIS 634 Web System Design & Management

PDF icon GLIS 634 Fall 2017.pdf

GLIS 636 Government Information PDF icon GLIS 636 Fall 2018.pdf
GLIS 639 Introduction to Museology

PDF icon GLIS 639 Winter 2017.pdf

GLIS 641 Archival Description & Access File GLIS 641 Fall 17.docx
GLIS 642 Preservation Management

PDF icon GLIS 642 Fall 2016 - Park

GLIS 644 Descriptive Bibliography PDF icon GLIS 644 Winter 2015 - Virr
GLIS 645 Archival Principles & Practice PDF icon GLIS 645 Winter 2016 - Burr
GLIS 647 Research Project 3 Microsoft Office document icon GLIS 603 604 647 Outline & Application Forms
GLIS 649 Digital Curation

PDF icon 2018 649 syllabus.pdf

GLIS 650 Digital Libraries PDF icon GLIS 650 Fall 2014 - Bilodeau
GLIS 655 Language and Information

PDF icon GLIS 655 Winter 2017.pdf

GLIS 656 Abstracting & Indexing  
GLIS 657 Database Design & Development

PDF icon GLIS 657 Winter 2017 Julien.pdf

GLIS 660 Enterprise Content Management

PDF icon GLIS 660 Winter 2017 Park.pdf

GLIS 661 Knowledge Management

PDF icon GLIS 661 km foundations web syllabus.pdf

GLIS 662 Intellectual Capital

PDF icon GLIS 662 Fall 2016 - Oliveira

GLIS 663 Knowledge Taxonomies PDF icon GLIS 663 Winter 2015 - Dalkir
GLIS 664 Knowledge Networks PDF icon GLIS 664 Fall 2015 - Evans
GLIS 665 Competitive Intelligence PDF icon GLIS 665 Fall 2017 - Bouthillier.pdf
GLIS 671  Health Sciences Information

PDF icon GLIS 671 Winter 2015 - Bartlett

GLIS 673 Bioinformatics Resources

PDF icon GLIS 673 Winter - Bartlett

GLIS 679 Information Literacy

PDF icon GLIS 679 Winter - Bartlett

GLIS 689 Selected Topics Microsoft Office document icon GLIS 689 Outline & Application Form
GLIS 691 Special Topics 1:
Information Search & Evaluation

PDF icon glis691_syllabus_winter2018.pdf

GLIS 692 Special Topics 2:
Music Information Retrieval - User-Centered Approach
PDF icon GLIS 692 Special Topics 2 Fall 2015 - Guastavino - tentative
GLIS 693 Special Topics 3:
Information and Cognition
PDF icon GLIS 693 Special Topics 3 Fall 2015 - Frissen - tentative
GLIS 699 Practicum

PDF icon GLIS 699 - Dalkir

GLIS 702 Seminar in Information Studies PDF icon GLIS 702 Fall 2014 - Beheshti
GLIS 704 Research Design in Information Studies PDF icon GLIS 704 Winter 2015 - Bouthillier

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