Community Profiles

Alumna Sam Leif Takes on Many Different Roles in New Job as Solo Librarian

Just two months after earning her MLIS degree, alumna Sam Leif started work as the Learning Resource Center Specialist and solo librarian at the International Academy of Design and Technology Library in Las Vegas, Nevada.

Student Joy Rodriguez Coordinates Work for Grant-Funded Research Project

Student Joy Rodriguez is building her project management skills as a research assistant for a grant-funded study on public library spaces for young adults.


Student Collin Rickman Investigates Youth Spaces Design with Grant-Funded Research Team

Student Collin Rickman is gaining valuable experience in research and virtual collaboration as a member of a major grant-funded research study.

Student Mardi Veiluva Develops Instructional Skills as Peer Mentor and Virtual Conference Moderator

Student Mardi Veiluva relied on the web-conferencing skills she gained as an SJSU SLIS Peer Mentor as she moderated multiple presentations during the Library 2.011 Worldwide Virtual Conference.

Student Becca Belz Networks with Global LIS Community as Second Life Guide

Student Becca Belz works with librarians and information professionals from around the world – all without leaving her Southern California home.