Library and Information Science Jobs Analysis

The MLIS Skills at Work: A Snapshot of Job Postings report is a useful career planning resource for future and current Master of Library and Information Science students, as well LIS practitioners and hiring managers. Through an environmental scan, job titles and duties, skills and knowledge, experience, education and credentials, and trends emerged and are reflected in the report. The free informal job postings report is updated annually by a graduate student assistant enrolled in the MLIS program.

Archives and Records Management Jobs Analysis

Data on nearly 150 job openings was collected for the the most recent Archives and Records Management Jobs Analysis report, which was conducted over a two month period from August through October 2017 for positions that required or preferred a master's degree or some graduate course work in archival administration, records management, or a related field, and located in the United States or Canada. Job titles and duties and candidate requirements like education, experience, software skills, abilities, and knowledge were analyzed for this report that gives a pulse on the current job market for students pursuing a Master’s degree in Archives and Records Administration. The jobs analysis report for the MARA program is updated annually in the fall. 

LIS Publications Wiki

The Library and Information Science (LIS) Publications Wiki provides students and professionals with a wealth of information regarding LIS publications and websites, so they find the right outlet for their writing and discover new publications to read. The wiki profiles hundreds of publications, ranging from scholarly journals to online forums.

Student Research Journal

The Student Research Journal is an open access, online, peer-reviewed publication of the SJSU School of Information that promotes graduate scholarship and intellectual inquiry in the fields of library and information science, archives and records management, and museum studies. It is published twice a year.


You can find stories from the SJSU School of Information on our Medium digital publication.Posts discuss the information profession, our school's online programs, and free opportunities for professional development like our Library 2.0 Worldwide Virtual Conference series and the Institute for Research Design in Librarianship. 

Innovate Magazine

The SJSU School of Information showcases the achievements of our students, alumni, and faculty in Innovate magazine. We invite you to view archived issues.