LI801: Foundations of Library and Information Science
LI801 provided an introduction to the roles of information professionals, the missions of libraries, the basic principles of information ethics, the information life cycle, and the core tenets of the library and information science professions. Close attention was given to ethical decision-making in the realms of intellectual freedom, privacy, intellectual property, professional ethics, and intercultural information ethics.
Artifact: Core Tenets of the Library Profession
This brief, reflective paper focuses on how my values and beliefs inform the way I can adapt to change and overcome obstacles in the information profession and the way I can effectively meet the needs of information seekers. My reflection specifically examines how my role as a school librarian will be relevant and essential to providing students with a quality educational experience.