Virtual Colloquium: Digital Preservation at Your Insitution

Wayne State University National Digital Stewardship Alliance Student Chapter Please join us on Friday, April 27th, 9:00am-1:00pm, WSU’s Purdy Kresge Library The Wayne State University National Digital Stewardship Alliance Student Chapter is very pleased to announce its 4th colloquium, “Digital Preservation Continue reading Virtual Colloquium: Digital Preservation at Your Insitution

Self-Care Critical to Graduate Student Success

Check out this article, Self-Care Critical to Graduate Student Success, on the Graduate School newsletter by Anna De Cheke Qualls! With job applications, coursework, internships, full-time jobs, part-time jobs, plus you know time for family and friends, it can be super easy Continue reading Self-Care Critical to Graduate Student Success

Q&A Session: Research & Teaching Fellowship- Nov. 9, 2017

Join the directors of the University Libraries Research & Teaching Fellowship for a Q&A session! Where: Fourth floor of Hornbake South When: Nov. 9, 2017, 1-2pm Not going to be on campus? No problem! The Q&A session will be streamed on Continue reading Q&A Session: Research & Teaching Fellowship- Nov. 9, 2017

iSchool Open House- Oct. 3, 2017

Join the University of Maryland College of Information Studies (iSchool) for an Open House to explore our graduate level academic programs. Speak directly to Program Coordinators and Faculty representing: Master of Human-Computer Interaction (HCIM) Master of Information Management (MIM) Master of Library Continue reading iSchool Open House- Oct. 3, 2017

One Year Later: Job Placement Report 2016

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

Congratulations 2017-2018 ALA Spectrum Scholarship Winners!

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!

Scholarship: Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workflow- May 15, 2017

The Association of Research Libraries (ARL) is accepting applications for the Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workforce (IRDW), a program designed to recruit master of library and information science (MLIS) students from traditionally underrepresented ethnic and racial minority groups into Continue reading Scholarship: Initiative to Recruit a Diverse Workflow- May 15, 2017