• Snowden | Chomsky | Greenwald | O'Connor : "A Conversation on Privacy"

    WATCH NOW! Nuala O’Connor, president and CEO of the Center for Democracy and Technology, acted as moderator for a discussion with Noam Chomsky, Glenn Greenwald and Edward Snowden on the balance between individual liberties and national security. The School of Information and new Center for Digital Society and Data Studies are proud contributors to this event.

  • iSchools Organization Welcomes UA School of Information

    We are happy to report that the School of Information is now a member of the iSchools organization, making us the only iSchool in the state of Arizona! 

    The iSchools organization is a collection of Information Schools dedicated to advancing the information field. These schools, colleges, and departments have been newly created or are evolving from programs formerly focused on specific tracks such as information technology, library science, informatics, information science, and more.

  • $12 | School of Information T-Shirts

    The School of Information now has t-shirts for sale. Show off your wildcat spirit and pick yours up in the SI Administrative Office (Harvill 409) today!

  • The Informer - Spring 2016

    Stay connected to the School of Information with our quarterly e-newsletter! Learn about the latest events, news, and research happening among our community of students and faculty. 

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UA Launches School of Information "Capitalizing on already-strong programs in library science, information technology and digital arts, the UA's newest school will prepare students to tackle the challenges of an information-based society and seize opportunities to succeed in emerging industries." (Lori Harwood, UANews)

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Dr. Cheryl Knott Receives 2016 Eliza Atkins Gleason Book Award
The Gleason Book Award Committee of the American Library Association (ALA) Library History Round Table (LHRT) is pleased to present the 2016 Eliza Atkins Gleason Book Award to Cheryl Knott, Associate... read more
Progressive Librarians Guild’s Miriam Braverman Prize to SI Student
The Progressive Librarians Guild (PLG) is pleased to announce that Sarah Kortemeier from the University of Arizona is the 2016 winner of the Miriam Braverman Memorial Prize for her essay “I'll Drown... read more
School of Information Award and Graduation DInnner
  Register for the School of Information Award and Graduation DInnner at the linked website:  http://events.r20.constantcontact.com/register/event?oeidk=a07ecmw7oblbfb39bdd&llr=jir9bzpab Because... read more

About

At the University of Arizona’s new School of Information we have faculty and students engaged in research and education around all aspects of the information sciences without regard for disciplinary boundaries. We do research in: artificial intelligence; data management and curation; computer vision; computer-mediated communication and learning; natural language processing; social networking; human computer interfaces; dark networks; computational art creation; eCommerce, eGovernment, and eHealth; computational music; library sciences; educational and entertainment technologies; and much more. Read More

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Announcements

Hiring Assistant/Associate Professor, Human-Computer Interaction

The University of Arizona and the School of Information seeks a tenure-track Assistant or Associate Professor with a strong record of research in human-computer interaction science to begin in mid August, 2016. We are seeking a candidate with a record of ... read more

Contact Us

To register: School of Information, UA
P.O. Box 210076
Harvill Building, 4th Floor
1103 E 2nd St.
Tucson, AZ 85721
United States
(520) 621-3565
si-info@email.arizona.edu

School Director:
P. Bryan Heidorn, Ph.D.
heidorn@email.arizona.edu

 

 

Associate Director:
Catherine Brooks, Ph.D.
cfbrooks@email.arizona.edu

Director Graduate Studies:
Hong Cui, Ph.D.
hongcui@email.arizona.edu

Director Undergraduate Studies:
Yotam Shmargad, Ph.D.
yotam@email.arizona.edu

 

 

 

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