Graduate Advising

General advising questions for graduate degree programs and certificate programs can be directed to: For individual problems or concerns, refer to one of the advisors listed below, or one of our office staff.

For Advising Resources, please click the links below:
Video Supplements
Other Resources


Bruce Fulton - Advisor, M.A. in Library and Information Science & Graduate Certificates
Assistant Professor & Certificate Coordinator
View Bruce's profile here.
To schedule an appointment with Bruce Fulton, please login to UA WiseAdvising here.
  • Login with your NetID
  • Select your college: Social and Behavioral Sciences
  • Select your department: School of Information
  • Select "Bruce Fulton: Assistant Professor"
  • Choose an open, blue block of time to meet or come in during listed walk-in hours. For distance students, you may also arrange to meet via Skype, Google+ Hangouts or phone. 

Note: blocks are not scheduled during the summer, please email to schedule mutually convenient advising times. 

Hong Cui - Advisor, M.S. and Ph.D. in Information 

Director of Graduate Studies; Associate Professor
View Hong's profile here

To schedule an appointment with Hong Cui, please email her directly (hongcui at email dot arizona dot edu).

Support Staff:

For a complete list of Staff areas of responsibility, visit

Jana Phillips
Program Coordinator
(520) 621-3565
Amy Haas
Business Manager, Sr.
(520) 621-3566
Room 335B
Heather Liber
Manager of Administration
(520) 621-3567
Room 405


Video Supplements
Videos are recorded in HD. To view videos in larger format, click the YouTube icon in the lower right corner of the video once the video begins play
and then select the larger playback options on YouTube, along with playback speed and preferred resolution. 

General Advising - Covers Advising Roles, Key People, Resources on Campus

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Curriculum and Coursework - Covers the Master's in Library and Information Science Curriculum including required, distributed and elective coursework

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Academic Progress, Degree Policies - Covers required GPA, C Policy, Leaves of Absence and Withdrawal, other degree policies

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Plan of Study - Covers the Plan of Study, Course Worksheet and Completion of Degree requirements

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ePortfolio - Covers the ePortfolio and overview of the reflection requirements

Slides and audio track text
Directions on how to create reflections in Google Docs PDF Download.
ePortfolio Content PDF Download 
Google shared link to ePort Track Sheet - Open and save to your shared Google reflection folder., then edit.


Internships - Covers internship requirements including regular internships and the capstone requirement

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Introduction to D2L - The online course management / classroom environment

No slides or audio track available.
D2L Navigation Tips and Tricks PDF Download

Other Resources


Syllabi for current and previously scheduled courses may be searched at

Course Planning Worksheets - use these Excel worksheets to develop your plan of study for the Master's in Library and Information Science. Note: You must be signed into your UA Google account in order to see and copy the Google sheet to your UA Google drive. Instructions on how to do that are included in the ePortfolio folder instructions above. 

For MA students admitted Fall 2015 and after- Excel Format | Google Sheets (to edit, save a copy to your ePortfolio folder)
For MA students admitted prior to Fall 2015- Excel Format | Google Sheets (to edit, save a copy to your ePortfolio folder)
For MS students - Excel Format

4 Year Graduate Schedule



College of Social and Behavioral Sciences