Community Profiles

Diligent MLIS Grad Serves as Regional Director for Network of Regional Medical Libraries

“I found every one of the instructors [at SJSU] to be intelligent, knowledgeable and excited about the field. I especially found many of the adjunct professors who were actively working in the field helped to share the “real world” of librarianship and added to the experience.”

Recent MARA Alumna Fast-Tracks the Certified Records Manager Exam with Her iSchool Studies

“Reflecting on my testing experience, I recognized that the courses I had taken during the MARA program at the iSchool had prepared me with broad AND specific knowledge - keys to success on the [CRM] exam but also in working in the records and information management field in general.”

iSchool Experiences Help Another MLIS Alum find Dream Job

Perhaps the most significant lesson I learned was that being my authentic self is the most important aspect of professional growth and development.”

Jessica Gilbert Redman
MLIS Graduate 2016
Grand Forks, ND

iSchool Alumnus Climbs His Way to a CEO Position at a Sizable British Columbia Library

“The MLIS program seemed the perfect program for transitioning into more senior leadership positions given its focus on leadership and management oriented coursework.  The fact that I could do it part time and remotely was also a factor, as I kept working full time in my then current job as D

MLIS Graduate Helping to Archive the Immortal Work of Charles M. Schulz

“My love of history led me down the archives pathway of classes. I chose SJSU’s iSchool because it is ALA accredited, and having an online program was important for me since I was working full time and needed to ‘attend classes’ at odd hours.”