Please join Student Archivists at Maryland (SAM) on Thursday, September 7th at 5pm for our first general body meeting of the semester. This meet and greet is open to any students in the iSchool or UMD. We’re extending the normal meeting time Continue reading SAM Meeting- Sept. 7, 2017
MLIS students, We are delighted to welcome you to the start of the 2017-2018 academic year. This is always an exciting time of the year. The MLIS program in entering its 53rd year at the University of Maryland, and the Continue reading Welcome from the MLIS Program Team
It’s hard to believe summer has flown by, but today is the first day of classes for the Fall 2017 semester! The MLIS team wishes a warm welcome to all of our new students and we are so excited for our Continue reading Welcome Back iSchool Students!
Thank you to all students who RSVP’d for the International Student Airport Shuttle, we will be running the shuttle from Dulles International Airport (IAD) from August 3rd – August 20th, based on these responses. Don’t worry, if you haven’t registered Continue reading International Student Airport Shuttle Schedule
Each spring, the MLIS program conducts a survey to explore and quantify the post-graduate experiences of our recent alumni. Specifically, we ask recent grads about their current place of employment, type of industry, and geographic location, as well as the skills Continue reading One Year Later: Job Placement Report 2016
A HUGE congratulations to all of the 2017-2018 Spectrum Scholarship Winners from the iSchool and MLIS Team! Special congratulations to our four UMD winners: Shannon Bland, Andrea Castillo, Carmen Collins, and Lauren Cooper!! To see the full list of winners, Continue reading Congratulations 2017-2018 ALA Spectrum Scholarship Winners!
Guest post by Margot Willis. Hard to believe, but today is our last day in London, and the last day of our Great Cathedral Libraries course. As today is unique in our itinerary, so our destination, Lambeth Palace, is unique Continue reading Day 12: London – Lambeth Palace and Farewell
Guest post by Tracy Ritenour. Today, we visited Westminster Abbey. If you watched the weddings of Charles and Diana or William and Kate, you might be familiar with Westminster Abbey. Unfortunately, we were not allowed to take photographs inside, but Continue reading Day 11: London – Westminster Abbey
Guest post by Kelsey Diemand. Today was a long, yet fruitful day, as we left York early this morning and traveled south, where many of us got our first taste of London. This was certainly the easiest travel day yet, Continue reading Day 10: London – London Called and We Answered
Guest post by Wendy White and Meaghan Wilson. We began our morning with a tour of The Cathedral and Metropolitical Church of Saint Peter in York, more commonly referred to as York Minster. While the volunteer tour guide was very Continue reading Day 9: York – York Minster Adventures