Universidade de Illinois - Biblioteconomia e Ciência da Informação
Graduate School of Library and Information Science University of Illinois | Urbana-Champaign Marcela Bassoli Marcos Teruo Ouchi Walison Aparecido Oliveira UFSCar - UNIVERSIDADE FEDERAL DE SÃO CARLOS Departamento de Ciência da Informação Bacharelado em Biblioteconomia e Ciência da Informação Disciplina: Inglês Instrumental para BCI
State of Illinois <ul><li>Illinois (il -i- noy ) is the fifth-most populous state of the United States of America , and is often noted for being a microcosm of the entire country. </li></ul><ul><li>Capital: Springfield </li></ul><ul><ul><li>The fifth-most populous state (12.419.293 - 2010). </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Area: 149,998 km 2 </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>As the "most average state", Illinois has long had a reputation as a bellwether both in social and cultural terms and politics. </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Three US Presidents have been elected while living in Illinois (Abraham Lincoln , Ulysses S. Grant , and Barack Obama). </li></ul></ul>
Champaign County Featuring an extensive park system, a world-class library , urban shopping choices and a variety of living accommodations, Champaign offers urban perks with smaller city comforts .
University of Illinois <ul><li>is a large public research-intensive university. </li></ul><ul><li>is designated as a RU/VH Research University (very high research activities). </li></ul><ul><li>The campus library system is one of the largest public academic collections in the world. </li></ul><ul><li>It possesses the third-largest university library in the United States (only the collections of Harvard and Yale are larger), and the sixth-largest in the country overall . </li></ul>
University of Illinois The university comprises 17 colleges that offer more than 150 programs of study. Academic Staff: 2,971 Admin Staff: 8,085 Students: 41,495 Undergraduate: 31,173 Postgraduates: 10,322
Notable faculty and alumni As of 2007, 21 alumni and faculty members are Nobel laureates and 20 have won a Pulitzer Prize . In particular, John Bardeen is the only person to have won two Nobel prizes in physics , having done so in 1956 and 1972 while on faculty at the University of Illinois. In 2003, two faculty members won Nobel prizes in different disciplines: Paul C. Lauterbur for physiology or medicine , and Anthony Leggett for physics . Most recently, in 2007, Don Wuebbles, Atul Jain, John Walsh and Michael Schlesinger, professors in the Department of Atmospheric Science, were awarded a share of the Nobel Peace Prize for their contributions and collaboration with the IPCC.
University of Il-Urbana-Chmpgn 504 East Pennsylvania Avenue, Champaign, IL 61820 Estados Unidos - +1 217-333-0931
K-12 School Librarianship The program allows you to meet the requirements for the master of science (M.S) in library and information science. Also pursuing the courses and training needed for certification as a " Library Information Specialist " in the state of Illinois.
If you do not have a teaching certificate... M.S./K-12 LIS Certification Program Admission Requirements <ul><li>Bachelor's degree </li></ul><ul><li>3.0 GPA on 4.0 Scale </li></ul><ul><li>Apply to M.S . </li></ul><ul><li>Apply to Certification Program after completion of 8 hours </li></ul>Coursework <ul><li>40 hours of required LIS courses </li></ul><ul><li>4 Education Courses </li></ul><ul><li>Completion of CoTE Common Assessment Portfolio </li></ul>Field Experience <ul><li>100-hour practicum </li></ul><ul><li>16 weeks of student teaching </li></ul>Test <ul><li>Basic Skills Test (required for admission) </li></ul><ul><li>Pass the LIS Content Area Test </li></ul><ul><li>Pass the K-12 Assessment of Professional Teaching Test </li></ul>Number of Semesters Needed <ul><li>Full-time: 5-8 semesters </li></ul><ul><li>Part-time: Must be completed within 5 years </li></ul>On-campus/LEEP <ul><li>LIS courses offered on-campus and via LEEP </li></ul><ul><li>Some Education courses offered online; others may be completed at another university with prior approval </li></ul>Outcomes <ul><li>Earn an M.S. in Library and Information Science </li></ul><ul><li>Earn a Type 10 Illinois Teaching Certificate as a K-12 Library Information Specialist </li></ul>
Master of Science Degree Courseload and limits The master's degree program requires 40 hours of graduate study, including two core courses: LIS 501: Information Organization and Access LIS 502: Libraries, Information, and Society. Additionally, each semester, students pursue electives from a broad range of LIS course offerings.
Master of Science Degree Grades The Graduate College requires students to maintain a minimum G.P.A. Of 2.75. (0-5) Curriculum Only six of the 40 hours are required , students can choose from a wide range of elective courses to complete the remaining 34 hours.
Worksheet <ul><li>General Librarianship </li></ul><ul><li>General Librarianship </li></ul><ul><li>Public Librarianship </li></ul><ul><li>Children's and Young Adult Services/School Librarianship* </li></ul><ul><li>Academic Librarianship </li></ul><ul><li>Information Science and Library Technology Technical Cluster </li></ul><ul><li>Library Science Technology Cluster </li></ul><ul><li>Information Science Cluster </li></ul><ul><li>Areas of Focus </li></ul><ul><li>Management and Consulting for Information Systems and Services </li></ul><ul><li>Access--Collections and Users </li></ul><ul><li>Community Informatics </li></ul><ul><li>Literacies </li></ul><ul><li>Information Science Foci </li></ul><ul><li>Digital Libraries </li></ul><ul><li>Informatics </li></ul>
Tuition and Financial Aid <ul><li> Tuition per semester for full-time , on-campus GSLIS students for 2011-12 is $6,481 for Illinois residents and $11,858 for nonresidents . Additional fees (covering university and general services, health insurance, health service, transportation, etc.) may apply. </li></ul><ul><li>GSLIS students are eligible for student loans based on guidelines administered by the UI Office of Student Financial Aid . </li></ul><ul><li>Financial support includes graduate assistantships and scholarships . </li></ul><ul><li>Awards offered by the School are based on several factors including academic area, merit, and financial need. </li></ul>
Admission Requirements In addition to providing copies of official transcripts and letters of reference, applicants are asked to write two essays, which are examined by the admissions committee for both content and writing ability . In addition, GRE scores are required if the applicant's grade point average was below 3.0 (on a 4.0 scale ) in the last two years of undergraduate course work.
Admission Requirements - Especific International applicants whose native language is not English must submit evidence of having passed the Test of English as a Foreign Language ( TOEFL ) with a score of 620 or higher (or 260 or higher for the computer-administered version; 104 or higher [at least a 25 in each section] for the IBT). (The Intensive English Institute exam may be substituted with a score indicating comparable English proficiency.) The IELTS test is also accepted with a minimum score of 7 in each section. The GSLIS TOEFL code is 90.
PhD - OVERVIEW The program seeks outstanding students who have demonstrated t he necessary educational background, professional experience, scholarly potential and keen interest to conduct independent and exemplary research in the LIS field. Applicants who can demonstrate the intellectual capacity, leadership, communication and analytical skills, potential to contribute significantly to research and education in LIS, and the enthusiasm to do so at the highest levels are welcome to apply to this doctoral program. The admissions committee, known as the Doctoral Studies Committee (DSC), also considers the fit between an applicant's research interests and the research directions supported by the School.
Tuition and Financial Aid <ul><li>GSLIS is usually able to offer support for four years . Support usually takes the form of 50% (20 hrs / week) for teaching assistant, research assistant 50%, and / or scholarships, which are usually attributed to the long haul. </li></ul><ul><li>Students are expected to maintain satisfactory academic progress (minimum GPA 3.25 on a 4.0 scale) in order to be eligible for continued support. </li></ul>
Certificate of Advanced Study (C.A.S.) The Certificate of Advanced Study (C.A.S.) in Library and Information Science is open to those who hold a master's degree in library and information science. Librarians, information scientists, and others in information management enroll in the program to refresh and update their skills , gain greater specialization in their professional training, or redirect their careers from one area to another.
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