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Becoming a professional academic means learning how to do research.

In this seminar, we will focus on epistemological concepts and processes of theory generation and testing as they apply to the study of Information. Our goal is to provide you with the tools needed to advance to the next level in your scholarly career.

In addition to learning about the theory and practice of research, you will also develop the professional skills associated with being a working academic, including presentation, publication, networking, and teaching. The readings will focus on the application of theories from the social and humanistic studies of science and technology to contemporary questions in information studies.

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