LIS 7993 Practicum
Supervised, paid (not at current place of employment) or unpaid experience (120 hours) in an approved library or information center under the direction of a MLIS faculty member. The student, library supervisor, and faculty member develop student learning outcomes that address both learning needs of the students and project needs of the co-operating library or information center. The library supervisor and faculty advisor will meet periodically with the student to review progress.
Prerequisites: 24 credits, including the requirements (LIS 7010, LIS 7030, LIS 7040, LIS 7050, and LIS 7700) completed, GPA of 3.3 or higher, and instructor permission. The faculty strongly recommend that students complete 30 credits before enrolling in the practicum.