Open Classes Academics
“The Open Classes program is incredible. The course work is already helping me improve my skills.” – Jessica Berger, Open Classes student
Open Classes courses are electives offered in the Master of Library and Information Science, Master of Archives and Records Administration and Master of Informatics programs. Most of the electives offered in the master’s degree programs are available through the Open Classes program on a space available basis. Courses are offered during the fall, spring, and summer sessions. Course selection and faculty vary each session.
Courses cover a wide range of topics. Spring 2023 topics include: AI and Data Ethics, Metadata, Grant Writing, Indigenous Cultural Institutions and Practices of Librarianship, APIs, Cybersecurity, Serving Homeless Patrons in Public Libraries, Political Advocacy, Film Collections in Archives, Data Governance, Maps & GIS, School Library Media Centers and more!