If you're familiar with the iSchool, then you're familiar with (at least) the name of Dr. Sandra Hirsh. She's our director, as well as a professor, writer and researcher. In her career, Dr.
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Today I am pleased to present some words of wisdom from Dr. Sue Alman. As you will read, her career has covered a lot of ground!
In the last year or so, my podcast listening has really taken off. I have found them to be wonderful companions on walks, while I do brainless tasks like laundry, or in the car when the radio lets me down.
If you’re new to the LIS world or you’re on the MARA side of things, you may not know (yet!) that public libraries are innovators. Particularly in the last 15 years or so, public and academic libraries have been reinventing themselves.
Recently, an article about non-traditional library jobs came across my virtual desk: Librarians: Digital Marketing Needs Your Skills by Laurel Norris via
If you read last week’s post and thought, hey what about archives/MARA, then this is for you! The same general thoughts apply:
When I first started the iSchool MLIS program, I was kind of overwhelmed by the sheer amount of new information coming at me – and not just in my classes. I’m a career transition student, so I didn’t start with years of (or any) library experience.
Do you have questions about your chosen career path? Are you feeling overwhelmed by all the possible jobs open to iSchool graduates?
Here is a secret formula for success to making it as an informational professional. Alumna Christina Mune (MLIS 2011) shared her 3 hints for making a smooth transition from student to professional in what I like to call, secret tips for success. Hint #1 is to expand your horizons.