Community Profiles

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

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.”