Community Profiles

Alumna and Former Student Assistant Values Connections Forged at the iSchool

“I use many of the skills that I learned during my time working with Dr. Bernier and my fellow student
assistants in my current position. Including, running virtual meetings online and using project

President of the CLA and iSchool Alumna Strongly Advocates for the LIS Profession

“It really helps you understand the bigger picture, keep an eye on the profession, and the issues that all types of libraries are facing.

iSchool Alumna and Academic Law Librarian Continues to Evolve Her Career

“I selected SJSU because of its flexibility, because I wanted to be at a California school, and because once I made the decision to transition out of practicing law, I wanted to get started fast and jump on the next stage of my career.

Urban Planner and iSchool Alum Explores Deep Relationship Between Public Libraries and Cities

“I chose SJSU iSchool for its affordable tuition, flexible online program and access to high-quality faculty and graduate student research opportunities in the MLIS program. These continue to be my selling points when people ask me about the MLIS program at SJSU iSchool.

Passion for records and digital preservation led MLIS graduate Jennifer Mundy to work as a records officer and electronic records management analyst.

“I found what would work best for me was working full time at a library or archives while attending an online MLIS program, and the MLIS program at SJSU came highly recommended.”

Jennifer Mundy
MLIS Graduate 2008
Multnomah County, OR