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From archivists to librarians, web developers to information architects, our iSchool alumni succeed as information professionals in every field imaginable. Take a moment to read these interesting stories about your fellow iSchool Terps!

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When looking for an ALA-accredited school, Tara came across the University of Maryland’s College of Information Studies (UMD iSchool) and found it to be a perfect fit for her goals. Not only was…

Some people are born knowing that they want to be a librarian. Others discover their calling after years of working in a different profession, like Amelia Nuss, MLS 2010.

School library director Terry Darr, MLS 2006, teaches over 200 information literacy and plagiarism education classes each year to middle and high school students.

When David Levy, MLS ’94, was a student at the University of Maryland (UMD), he spent most of his free time in McKeldin Library where he had access to a tremendous collection of books on Jewish…

The University of Maryland’s College of Information Studies (iSchool) played an important role in setting the foundation for Mary Ellen’s career.  In order to succeed, Mary Ellen says, it is…

Working in a library as a law school student made Laura Moorer, MLS ’12, realize that she did not want to always practice law. She discovered that her true passion in the law gravitated more…

Growing up with a librarian led Sarah Stonesifer, MLS alumna ’11, to spend a lot of time in libraries. Sarah’s mother, Susan Stonesifer, MLS alumna ’97, has been a librarian for over 20 years. As…