Building Community Through CourseworkJune 11, 2020 | Eric Hing-Tao Hung Mea Lee, K. Sarah Ostrach
Community engagement has become an increasingly important component of libraries and archives professions.
MLIS Students Get Hands-on Experience Digitizing DocumentsJune 4, 2020 | Morgan Adle
MLIS students specializing in Archives and Digital Curation seek hands-on experience digitizing historic material.
Alumni Spotlight: Law Librarian, Community Volunteer, and Ardent Reader – Christine Glaab, MLS, 75′May 29, 2020 | iSchool News
Christine Glaab received her Master of Library Science (MLS) in 1975 from the College of Library and Information Science (CLIS), which …
UMD iSchool Awards $109K to 2019-20 Outstanding StudentsMay 29, 2020 | iSchool News
The UMD iSchool is pleased to share the full list of 2019-2020 college scholarship and award winners, totaling over $109K in support t …
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Mega Subramaniam Elected to the ALISE Board as Director for External RelationsMay 12, 2020 | iSchool News
With plans to enhance the interdisciplinary nature of LIS and stimulate innovation.
Alumni Spotlight: Re-Envisioning the Role of Libraries in Teaching and Learning – Jean Donham, MLS ‘72April 24, 2020 | iSchoolNews
At the start of her professional career, Dr. Jean Donham taught at a middle school in the small town of Ames, Iowa.
Faculty Spotlight: Trevor Owens, Adjunct LecturerApril 19, 2020 | iSchool News
Trevor Owens has devoted much of his career to advancing digital infrastructure and programs for libraries and archives.
WUSA: Apple, Google Team Up for Contact Tracing Tech to Help Fight Coronavirus (featuring Jen Golbeck)April 17, 2020 | iSchoolNews
WUSA anchor Gio Insignares talks with Dr. Jen Golbeck about Apple and Google working together to create a new technology that would let …
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UMD’s Dr. Renee Hill is Recipient of the NFB Accessibility Inclusion Fellowship AwardJanuary 21, 2020 | Hayleigh Moore
The Accessibility Inclusion Fellowship is one of the many ways the National Federation of the Blind is supporting accessibility for bli …