We are now recruiting current SISLT students to be a part of the third (and last!) PuLL Program Fellows cohort.
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“Cultivating the Art of Serendipity: Innovation Isn’t all Hard Work or Dumb Luck: It’s about Paying Attention”
SISLT alumna April Roy (MA ’05) is one of only 10 librarians awarded the national “I Love My Librarian Award” for 2015.
Librarians are being tasked to learn and use many new technologies, bridging information resources and instructional design. The E-Learning Information Professional specialization meets that need, drawing from the entirety of SISLT’s curriculum.
The ALA Committee on Accreditation has granted full accreditation for the Library Science master’s degree program (MA Information Science and Learning Technologies).
Student leaders at the University of Missouri recently placed a spotlight on the systemic racism present on our campus, and we at the School of Information Science and Learning Technologies stand with our student leaders. We respect the symbolic importance of recent actions. Protest in many forms is a good response to the members of our campus community who demonstrate a lack of respect for the basic rights and humanity of students and colleagues of color.
The ASIS&T Student Chapter will be hosting a workshop on R, a programming language and software for statistics and data analysis from 2-4 this Friday (October 30th) in 201 Townsend Hall.
Congratulations to Dinara Saparova on the successful defense of her doctoral dissertation!
Nathan successfully defended his dissertation titled, “Google Scholar and Meta Descriptions: Does Adding Abstracts to a Search Engine Results Page Aid in Undergraduate Document Triage Efficiency?”
The iSchool’s Heather Lea Moulaison traveled in August to beautiful Cape Town, South Africa, to present at the International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA) World Library and Information Conference (WLIC) 2015 General Conference and Assembly.