March 26, 2018
MLIS student Eké Williams was chosen from five finalists to receive the Innovative Librarians Award, sponsored by the iSchool and Gwinnett County Public Library, in recognition of his Documentary Photography Bootcamp project at the Brooklyn Public Library.
March 15, 2018
San José State University School of Information faculty and staff members were recently recognized by iSchool Director Dr. Sandra Hirsh with awards for their contributions to the school.
March 13, 2018
The second edition of Information Services Today: An Introduction, edited by San José State University School of Information’s Director Sandra Hirsh, and with contributions from multiple faculty members, has been published.
March 02, 2018Design Thinking, Blockchain Technology, and Social Crises Topics for Library 2.018 Online Conferences
The San José State University School of Information's Library 2.018 web conference series will feature three open-access, topic-specific online conferences with the first one set for March 8 on design thinking. Registration is free.
March 01, 2018
Graduation preparation is in full swing at the School of Information at San José State University. During the annual virtual convocation ceremony in May, ALA President James Neal will address the graduates.
February 16, 2018
iSchool instructors Dr. Debbie Weissmann and Diane Kovacs were selected to participate in the SJSU eCampus Immersive Learning Institute focused on augmented reality and virtual reality technologies and pedagogies.
February 07, 2018
Putting her grant writing skills to use shortly after earning her MLIS degree in 2016, Katy Philby applied for the Best Buy Foundation Community Grant to fund a teen makerspace at the Des Moines Public Library where she works, and she got it!
January 31, 2018
Twenty students pursuing a master’s degree at the San José State University School of Information were each awarded a $1,422 scholarship for their creative presentations that showcased their skills and commitment to the information profession.
January 23, 2018
Information literacy, digital literacy and gender stereotypes permeate the 14th issue of the San José State University School of Information Student Research Journal focused on the theme of change in the field of library and information science.
January 12, 2018
Five new students beginning the MLIS program in spring 2018 have demonstrated their potential as information professionals through the creation of infographics that highlighted their desired career paths and earned them $1,000 scholarships.