Each fall, the Library and Information Science Graduate Student Association (LISGSA) board at MU School of Information Science & Learning Technology (SISLT) invites a guest lecturer on campus to address industry-related issues. The 2017 fall speaker was SISLT LIS alumna and best-selling author, Laura McHugh.
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The archives of a mid-Missouri community radio station will soon be digitized, thanks to a new fellowship at the MU College of Education’s School of Information Science and Learning Technology (SISLT), and SISLT is seeking two student Fellows to help perform this digitization.
Spring 2017 marks the one-year anniversary of SISLT’s Library & Information Science program offering a specialization in e-Learning for information professionals.
We regret to announce that Dr. Danny Wallace, who graduated from MU-SLIS in 1977, has passed away. Danny Wallace earned his Bachelor of Science in Education at Southwest Missouri State University (now Missouri State University). After graduating with his Master of Arts in Library Science in 1977, he earned his Ph.D. from the University of More…
Assistant Professor Sarah Buchanan has won the Richard Wallace Faculty Incentive Grant!
The Lawrence (KS) Journal-World pictures Brett Rurode (MA-LIS 2008), a reference librarian for the Kansas State Library, touching history. Check out the link for a great photo! http://www2.ljworld.com/photos/2016/jan/14/301834/
The Library & Information Science Graduate Student Association held their Fall Meet & Greet on Saturday, December 3.
YuanNan He, Librarian at Sichuan Public Library, is visiting University City Public Library to gather information for a large-scale digitization project at her library.
Congratulations to Jessica Bennett (MA-ISLT 2013), who was selected as one of only 50 2017 American Library Association Emerging Leaders!
Dr. Sanda Erdelez’ research on information encountering and serendipity was featured in Gehirn & Geist