June 09, 2008
Dr. Camila Alire, SLIS lecturer, was elected as 2009-2010 American Library Association president. "Alire will become president-elect in July 2008, and will assume the ALA presidency in July 2009, following the ALA Annual Conference in Chicago. She will serve a one-year term as president."
June 04, 2008Dr. Ken Haycock Writes Chapter on "Building the World's Largest MLIS Program" for The Bowker Annual 2008
Dr. Ken Haycock, professor and director of the SJSU School of Library and Information Science, wrote a chapter originally titled "High Tech, High Touch, High Quality: Building the World's Largest MLIS Program" for The Bowker Annual 2008, 53rd edition, published by Information Today, Inc.
April 24, 2008
Debbie Faires, assistant director for distance learning and full-time SLIS lecturer, has been named Outstanding Lecturer for the College of Applied Sciences and Arts (CASA) [Award criteria: CASA Outstanding Lecturer Award].
April 02, 2008
SLIS lecturer Ellyssa Kroski's new book Web 2.0 for Librarians and Information Professionals was published by Neal-Schuman Publishers last month and is now available on Amazon.com.
January 11, 2008
Mary Minow, SLIS lecturer, was honored by WISE with an Excellence in Online Teaching Award for her LIBR 281 class "Seminar in Contemporary Issues: Digital Copyright." Mary states, "I've had a series of small doable assignments, so that students were actively doing, rather than just talking and reading." WI