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College of Information Science and Technology

Masters Program

School of Library and Information Science

Faculty of Information

Katie Shilton

Katie Shilton
Dr. Katie Shilton, Assistant Professor & Doctoral Program Director
(301) 405-3777

PhD, University of California, Los Angeles

Office: 4121H Hornbake Building, South Wing

Research Interests:

Social and ethical implications of emerging technologies; information policy; social values and technology design

New information technology calls for new information ethics in defining how digital personal data will be collected, organized and shared. This is a new challenge for archivists, digital curators and information specialists. The iSchool is dedicated to creating information professionals that maintain our values of accessibility and equity while also ensuring personal privacy and preservation.