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Become a Computing Resource Management Expert this Fall

July 18, 2012

Today’s library operations and services depend on available computing technologies. Being able to understand and manage computing resources is a very important and marketable skill set for library and information professionals.


By teaching basic skills of computer system administration and web information services setup, LIS 7430: Computing Resource Management - CRN 16463 helps students understand today’s computing needs and services in the context of libraries and similar organizations. In particular, through class projects, the course will help the students get in touch with their local library (potential employer) and understand their local library’s computing services.


For more information about the course, please contact the instructor, Dr. Zhang (, who has had extensive library IT experience.