Community Profiles

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.

Student Kijana Stringer Gains International Experience in new Virtually Abroad Course

Inspired by the opportunity to gain global experience, MLIS student Kijana Stringer enrolled in one of the newest course offerings at the SJSU information school  – LIBR 298: Virtually Abroad.

Student Indri Pasaribu Builds Global Connections during her Virtually Abroad Course

On the brink of graduating, student Indri Pasaribu took the advice of her academic advisor and enrolled in our school’s new LIBR 298 Virtually Abroad course, taught by Dr. Paul Christensen.

Student Sarah Henriksson Turns a Class Assignment into an Updated Website for Progressive Librarians Guild

When MLIS student Sarah Henriksson learned that one of her final class projects in her LIBR 240 Information Technology Tools and Applications course was to design a website, she reached out to her contacts at the Progressive Librarians Guild (PLG), where she volunteers, gaining their permission t