Community Profiles

Student Ben Eagle Co-authors Journal Article with SLIS Faculty Member

Student Ben Eagle was surprised but honored when an instructor asked him to co-author a journal article during his first semester in the Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) program.

Student Alison Peters Helps Develop and Promote a Publications Wiki during an Independent Study Course

When student Alison Peters read the spring 2013 call for students to participate in an independent study project, she was intrigued.

Student Jessica Meindertsma Blends Publishing Background with a Future in LIS Digital Resources

What began as an internship at Elsevier, an international publisher of science and health information, turned into a career pursuit for SLIS student Jessica Meindertsma, who works for Elsevier as a Journal Manager in their San Diego, California offices.  

Student Suzanne Scott Serves as Editor-in-Chief of New SLIS Student Journal

Student Suzanne Scott’s broad background in library and information science provides the skills she needs to develop a new student research journal at SLIS.

Student Kathy Elliott Wins MLA Scholarship

Kathy Elliott started the MLIS program in Spring 2010 and is already off to an auspicious beginning to her library career after winning the 2010 Medical Library Association (MLA) scholarship.