• The applause will be booming during the 2018 California Library Association conference in Santa Clara, California for the scholarship and award recipients from the San José State University School of Information.
  • The faculty-led, student and alumni-researched International Directory of National Archives is the first of its kind to provide comprehensive information about the 195 countries recognized by the United Nations.
  • New contributions from San José State University School of Information faculty members and a Master of Archives and Records Administration alumna expand upon Dr. Patricia Franks’ bestselling first edition of Records and Information Management.
  • Alumnae Emily Ratica and Suzanne Sannwald were selected to participate in the American Association of School Librarians' Induction Program to assist future K – 12 school library leaders in recognizing and developing their leadership abilities.
  • The iSchool's poster session has helped students and alumni enhance their resumes, polish their presentation skills, build their confidence, and make new connections. The next poster session will be held at the Caliornia Library Association in November.
  • Blockchain technology may be the wave of the future in libraries, and a new book by Drs. Sue Alman and Sandra Hirsh (slated to be published in spring 2019) explores the potential and possible implementation of blockchain technologies.
  • The second edition of Finding the Answers to Legal Questions by Assistant Professor Virginia M. Tucker and co-author Marc Lampson recieved a starred review by Booklist: “Highly recommended for public, academic, and law libraries.”
  • Three San José State University School of Information students have been selected to serve as editorial staff members on the school’s Student Research Journal, the university’s only student-led journal.
  • Ten San José State University School of Information graduate students have been awarded 2018-2019 Spectrum scholarships by the American Library Association’s Office for Diversity, Literacy, and Outreach Services.
  • The SJSU School of Information has awarded dozens of scholarships to new and matriculated students for their studies in the Master of Archives and Records Administration or Master of Library and Information Science degree program.