Community Profiles

Student Catherine Stahl Applies Maker Space Ideas to Needs of Medical Library Patrons

Student Catherine Stahl gained tools to creatively meet patron needs in her medical library during a new elective offered by the SJSU School of Information.

Student Nick Triggs Gains Ideas for Designing His Academic Library’s Maker Space during New Elective

A new elective offered by the SJSU School of Information gave student Nick Triggs some tools to help design a maker space planned for the academic library in Maryland where he works.

Student Claire Bartlett Creates Resources for Ghana Library during Virtually Abroad Course

Student Claire Bartlett expanded her knowledge of library management while also gaining international experience through the SJSU information school’s LIBR 298 Virtually Abroad course.

Student Gloria Jertberg Works with Central American Libraries during Virtually Abroad Course

An elective that allows graduate students to work remotely for an information organization with a global reach was just the ticket for student Gloria Jertberg, who sees more job opportunities opening up for remote workers.

Student Joyce Monsees Uses Crisis Informatics Skills as an International Disaster Relief Volunteer

When she started working on her Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) degree, student Joyce Monsees wasn’t sure where it would lead her.