On Tuesday, December 9, Mike Eisenberg delivered the second of our thought-leader Speaker Series, part of our three-year Re-Envisioning the MLS initiative. Co-sponsored by the Information Policy and Access Center (iPAC) and the MLS program, Mike presented, YX: Youth Learning in a Digital Context: Implications for Library, Information, and Education Professionals. Mike’s presentation offered a thought-provoking […]
Wednesday, December 10, 2014, 4:30-6 pm Hornbake Library Lobby, North Wing iSchool students will present posters describing their work completed this semester as interns and consultants. Come join us, and learn more about the iSchool field study and capstone project experiences. Light refreshments will be served. Campus Map Posters exhibited include the following: Poster No. […]
Burn the Libraries Free the Librarians Co-sponsored by the Information Policy & Access Center (ipac.umd.edu) and the iSchool, Dr. R. David (Dave) Lankes discusses: The days when there was a single model for a library, if they ever existed, are gone. The idea that the library is a storehouse of books and materials is gone. […]
Mark your calendars! Maryland’s iSchool (formerly the College of Library and Information Services) is celebrating 50 years of rich history and accomplishment in library science, archival and information studies education and research. This celebration will occur on February 27, 2015 from 2-7pm at the Riggs Alumni Center. The Anniversary Celebration will include two workshop sessions […]
On Thursday, October 16, the iSchool will be hosting a Master’s Degree Program Open House from 5pm-7pm. We invite faculty, staff, and current students to come mingle and talk about our three master’s programs and all we have to offer prospective students! The Open House will be in Room 2116 on the 2nd floor of Hornbake South. Please […]
Please join the conversation as we continue to Re-Envision the MLS! We want to hear from you and invite you to work with us as the iSchool considers the future of information professionals, cultural institutions, and our MLS program. Throughout the year, we will feature a number of speaker series and engagement sessions designed to spark […]
Save the Date for this year’s Anne Scott MacLeod Children’s Literature Lecture! 2014 Anne Scott MacLeod Lecture October 9, 2014 5:30-7:30pm Montpelier Room, Madison Building, Library of Congress 101 Independence Ave, SE, Washington DC The College of Information Studies and the United States Library of Congress are pleased to host the 2014 lecture with guest […]
The Student Services Office has just created a Facebook page where they’ll post announcements, updates, and important information about dates and deadlines for the iSchool at the University of Maryland. It’s just one more way to keep up with all that’s happening at the iSchool. Go ahead and like it already!
All iSchool students and faculty have been invited to attend a special presentation by Dr. Steven Shapiro at the May 15th ProQuest team meeting in Bethesda, Maryland. As part of a monthly seminar series for employees we invite researchers and librarians to discuss research processes, desired outcomes, pain points, and interaction with the library, as well as how […]
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