Library and Information Science


Fall 2013 Comprehensive Exam


Fall 2013 Comps Week has been scheduled for Saturday, October 19 through Sunday, October 27.  If you plan on graduating and/or taking comps in the summer and have not yet notified the Student Coordinator’s office, please do so at your earliest convenience so we can add you to the list (note: if you indicated a Fall 2013 graduation date on your program of study, that counts as notification and you do not need to notify us again).



SISLT welcomes new faculty member (and SISLT alum) Dr. Sean Goggins!


The School of Information Science and Learning technologies announces the appointment of Sean P. Goggins, PhD to a tenure track Assistant Professor position starting in Fall, 2013. Dr. Goggins will also have an appointment as core faculty at the MU Informatics Institute.


Welcome new SISLT faculty member, Beth Brendler


The School of Information Science & Learning Technologies is pleased to announce the appointment of a new tenure-track faculty member, Beth Brendler to the Library & Information Science Program. Beth will begin Fall 2013 semester.



Congratulations to Karen Robinson!


St Louis Metro Area Chapter presented Karen with the Elizabeth Owens Award for her distinguished service to the Chapter and the library profession.




We are proud of our alumni


LIS alum Heather Hill publishes article about treatment of people with disabilities in Library and Information Science Research.