Community Profiles

Community College Librarian Looks to the iSchool’s Open Classes for Continuing Education in the Field of LIS

“It has worked extremely well for me to be able to continue to take classes and be involved in academic studies but not be a degree seeker. It is a great opportunity to continue my education and be excited about my career.”

Sarah Edwards Obenauf Uses MLIS and Advanced Certificate as Librarian at New Mexico Tech

“I am putting the [advanced] certificate to good use now at the library at New Mexico Tech. We are trying to figure out how to get our archives up and running online.

iSchool Student Finds a New Path and Understanding in her Studies at SJSU and a Trip Abroad

“There is no way I could have done this without an online program. I needed to keep working and needed something flexible, so [the iSchool] was just the ticket.”

Gayle O’Hara
MLIS Student Graduating 2018

iSchool Student Builds a Global and Community-based Perspective on Librarianship

“I know that a lot of people think that libraries are becoming irrelevant, but I strongly disagree. The library where I work is always incredibly busy.

iSchool Student Sees the LIS Field as a Perfect Amalgam of Anthropology and Information

“I wanted to be part of a program that would not only be accessible but challenging as well. I quickly found that the iSchool was a perfect fit for my lifestyle.”

Mariko Baba
MLIS Student Graduating 2017
San Francisco, CA