The Field Study Database is intended to help MLIS students at the iSchool identify potential sites where they can complete their required field study experience. Many partner institutions regularly provide field study opportunities for MLIS students. This is an incredible resource for Continue reading Field Study Database: Current Openings
Spring 2016 Experiential Learning Expo May 10, 2016 5:00–7:00 pm Grand Ballroom, Stamp Student Union, University of Maryland iSchool students will present posters describing their work completed this semester as interns and consultants. Come join us and learn more about the Continue reading iSchool Spring 2016 Experiential Learning Expo May 10
Don’t forget, registration opens TOMORROW, March 31 at 7:30am. Remember that all courses unless restricted to a particular group of students (i.e. the eGovernment cohort) are available on a first-come-first-served basis. Also, remember that the iSchool offers LBSC, INST, and INFM courses. It’s a good Continue reading Fall 2016 Registration Opens Tomorrow
Each semester we host an information that goes over the basics of the field study process from the base prerequisites and requirements, to finding a site, and all the way through the evaluations at the end. In just 30 minutes Continue reading Want to know more about the field study process? Watch the information session!
Interested in one day working in a public library? DC Public Library is offering two spring field studies beginning in January. One is geared for future Children’s Librarians while the other is geared for a general Public Librarian interested in Continue reading Two Great Internships at DCPL
The National Library of Medicine (NLM), in partnership with USG, is offering 1 unpaid internship position for the spring 2016 semester. It will focus on developing social media campaigns for an NLM resource, MedlinePlus. The intern can receive academic credit for Continue reading National Library of Medicine Virtual Internship
Non-thesis MLS students are required to complete a field study. The field study allows for students to apply the skills that they have developed over their course of study at the iSchool and gain valuable work experience in the field Continue reading Field Study Information & Opportunities
Don’t miss next week’s Internship & Networking Fair! On October 27th, from 4:30-6:00pm, we will be in the Lobby or Hornbake Library North. We have over almost 30 institutions planning on joining us: American Institute of Physics, Niels Bohr Library & Continue reading Internship & Networking Fair – October 27 from 4:30-6pm
Last Thursday we hosted an online information session about the field study requirements. For this session we were joined by several field study sites actively seeking interns for Spring 2015. These sites included: Executive Office of the President Research and Continue reading Field Study Information Session – Recording Available!
MLS student Jamilla Coleman completed her field study in Spring 2015 at Benning Elementary. Today, we learn what the internship is all about and why you should considering applying for the internship for Fall 2015 (the internship description is at the Continue reading Field Study Spotlight: DC Prep-Benning Elementary