The topics of information communities, open access metadata, and international librarianship are explored in the 11th issue of the iSchool's Student Research Journal.
Three faculty members have recently received notable promotions, honoring their significant contributions to the iSchool and the profession: Dr. Bill Fisher, Dr. Anthony Bernier, and Dr. Christine Hagar. Congratulations!
Students interested in learning the basics of Linux, Python, data security, and networking will have the opportunity this fall with the addition of a new elective course being offered in the MLIS program.
The spring issue of Archeota, the open-source digital publication of the Society of American Archivists Student Chapter, features articles on conservation, diversity, post-graduation employment, and upcoming events.
Five new students will be starting the MLIS program this fall with a $1,000 credit after being awarded the Director's Scholarship for Excellence. Their winning Pinterest applications demonstrated creativity in information organization and story telling.
MLIS students Mary Block and Amy Moskovitz recently visited Guatemala for a service trip with the organization Librarians Without Borders. The students cataloged books for the school's library collection and developed programs to promote literacy.
Participants in the SJSU School of Information's Circle of Learning scholarship program recently held a virtual reunion. The close-knit alumni group shared professional milestones and how the MLIS program has positively impacted their careers.
Toby Greenwalt will send graduates off on their next journey with his convocation address during the iSchool's synchronous virtual convocation ceremony at 11 a.m. PDT on Saturday, May 21, 2016.
The SJSU School of Information awards several scholarships every year to students enrolled in the MLIS and MARA degree programs. Most recently, 17 outstanding students earned scholarships worth a total of $20,000.
The SJSU School of Information proudly announces the 2016 graduating student award winners: Kayla Marie Figard, Jennifer Crawford, Lisa Cheby, Melissa Anderson, and Barbara (Basia) Delawska-Elliott. Congratulations, graduates!