November 10, 2008
The Special Libraries Association (SLA) recently announced the results of its Board of Directors election and Anne Caputo, Dow Jones' Executive Director of learning & Information Professional Programs, was named president-elect of the 12,000 member global association of researchers and information professionals.
August 06, 2008LIBR 228 Students Julie Gerardin, Michelle Yamamoto, and Kelly Gordon Publish Essays on Reference in Immersive Environments
A grouping of essays written by Julie Gerardin, Michelle Yamamoto, and Kelly Gordon in Dr. Charlotte Ford's Fall 2007 LIBR 228 class has been published in the Reference & User Services Quarterly. Introduction:
April 08, 2008Alumna Sandra Briggs Appointed Library Services Director for Woodland Public Library in Woodland, CA
Sandra Briggs (MLIS 2007) was appointed library services director of the Woodland Public Library on March 19, 2008.
April 02, 2008
Robin Kear (2002) is highlighted as an advocate for librarians in the article "Global Thinker: Robin Kear, University of Pittsburgh", in the March 15, 2008 issue of Library Journal.
December 14, 2007
The School of Library and Information Science at San José State University celebrated the fortieth anniversary of its initial year of accreditation in 1967 with an award ceremony recognizing forty distinguished alumni.
Over the years, SLIS graduates have worked and pursued careers in a wide variety of institutions. SLIS alumni have taken the skills, values, ethics and professional knowledge that they gained while studying at the school and have left their mark for the better.