iSchool Areas of Research Expertise
Cybersecurity and Privacy
The sociotechnical approach considers the interplay of the person, technology, and organizations to build real-world solutions to the challenges faced in cybersecurity and privacy.
Data Management, Analysis, and Digital Curation
iSchool researchers create data resources and tools that allow professionals to more effectively and efficiently conduct knowledge work in a variety of fields.
Diversity, Accessibility, and Inclusivity
Research concerning diversity, information accessibility, and inclusive design strives to make information available to a wider range of people by identifying and eliminating barriers to information access.
Environment and Sustainability
iSchool researchers are solving environmental challenges by developing better systems for collecting, accessing, understanding, and sharing environmental information.
At the iSchool, researchers are examining how to improve the ability to access, understand, and make use of health information.
Living in Smart and Connected Communities
Connected communities allow people to pool knowledge without regard to physical boundaries and provide more people access learning opportunities than ever before.
Youth Learning and Technology
iSchool researchers are investigating information seeking and use behaviors of youth, methods to engage youth in STEM, and how to promote library services among youth.