San José State University School of Information faculty and staff members were recently recognized by iSchool Director Dr. Sandra Hirsh with awards for their contributions to the school.
The second edition of Information Services Today: An Introduction, edited by San José State University School of Information’s Director Sandra Hirsh, and with contributions from multiple faculty members, has been published.
The San José State University School of Information's Library 2.018 web conference series will feature three open-access, topic-specific online conferences with the first one set for March 8 on design thinking. Registration is free.
Graduation preparation is in full swing at the School of Information at San José State University. During the annual virtual convocation ceremony in May, ALA President James Neal will address the graduates.
iSchool instructors Dr. Debbie Weissmann and Diane Kovacs were selected to participate in the SJSU eCampus Immersive Learning Institute focused on augmented reality and virtual reality technologies and pedagogies.
Putting her grant writing skills to use shortly after earning her MLIS degree in 2016, Katy Philby applied for the Best Buy Foundation Community Grant to fund a teen makerspace at the Des Moines Public Library where she works, and she got it!
Twenty students pursuing a master’s degree at the San José State University School of Information were each awarded a $1,422 scholarship for their creative presentations that showcased their skills and commitment to the information profession.
Information literacy, digital literacy and gender stereotypes permeate the 14th issue of the San José State University School of Information Student Research Journal focused on the theme of change in the field of library and information science.
Five new students beginning the MLIS program in spring 2018 have demonstrated their potential as information professionals through the creation of infographics that highlighted their desired career paths and earned them $1,000 scholarships.
Assistant Professor Michelle Chen will research the impact of social media data on the tourism industry with a Research Scholarship and Creative Activity Infusion grant awarded by the SJSU College of Applied Sciences and Arts.