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They're back! The University of Arizona Libraries is again offering excellent internship opportunities to ischool students pursuing the Masters in LIS.

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Post date: Wed, 05/23/2018 - 16:04

The Instruction and Teaching for Librarians and Information Professionals Certificate will help students build the knowledge and skills needed to create and deliver successful and innovative, culturally competent, information literacy instruction within the library and information environment.  Information literacy instruction continues to be a cornerstone of the library profession, and it is imperative that future library professionals keep pace with advances in instruction methodologies... Read more

Post date: Fri, 05/18/2018 - 13:44

In a Big Data World, Scholars Need New Guidelines For Research - User information from Facebook and other social-media sites is invaluable to political and social... Read more

Post date: Mon, 05/07/2018 - 08:17

Russian information troops, disinformation, and democracy

Volodymyr Lysenko, Catherine Brooks



This research examines the contemporary landscape relative to information-driven... Read more

Post date: Wed, 05/02/2018 - 14:13

Congratulations to our very own Jennifer Martin, who has been selected as one of  25 fellows for the Association of Research Libraries's Leadership & Career Development Program 2018-2019 corhort. View the full article here

Post date: Wed, 05/02/2018 - 13:40

The School of Information’s Emerging Teachers/Scholars in Archival Studies Program (ET/SAS), is designed to be inclusive and apply our mission in ways to expand the curricular activities in archival studies. Our focus is on LIS/INFO 540, the Introduction to Archives graduate course, which is the prerequisite for the Graduate Certificate in Archival Studies. The ET/SAS connects with emerging teachers and scholars in the archival studies discipline to support the online Introduction... Read more

Post date: Tue, 03/20/2018 - 13:41
We are proud to announce that Steven Chong, Ph.D. has been hired as a data science fellow for the National Center for Environmental Analysis and Synthesis (NCEAS) in Santa Barbara, California. Steven is a May 2017 graduate of our Information Ph.D. program. Congratulations!


Post date: Wed, 11/01/2017 - 10:10
Congratulations to our team of ISTA 161 students who took part in the Women Techmakers Hackathon September 30-October 1 as an extra-credit activity. The three of them formed the nucleus of one of the winning hackathon teams "Save_Nibbler!"
(from right on the picture) Rohan Sinha, Kevin Walsingham, and Deandre Capati!


Post date: Tue, 10/10/2017 - 09:38

School of Information Alumni Dillon Walker to be honored by Arizona Libraries as their Top Library Cat of 2017 at Homecoming 2017.

Click Here for more about Dillon Walker.

Post date: Thu, 10/05/2017 - 12:23

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Post date: Thu, 09/14/2017 - 16:48


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