Field Study Database: Current Openings

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

iSchool Spring 2016 Experiential Learning Expo May 10

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

Fall 2016 Registration Opens Tomorrow

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

Want to know more about the field study process? Watch the information session!

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!

Internship & Networking Fair – October 27 from 4:30-6pm

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

Field Study Information Session – Recording Available!

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!

Field Study Spotlight: DC Prep-Benning Elementary

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