Check out this interesting article on LibSource, written by John DiGilio. DeGilio argues that librarians’ skill sets are invaluable to the 21st century business. Through research and reference, librarians possess the tools to help businesses navigate information needs, copyright restrictions, and manage Continue reading Why Your Business Needs a Librarian?
< Jeff Waters is the Coordinator of Graduate Student Services for the iSchool. He is from Baltimore, MD and holds a BA in Communications from Messiah College and an MS in Higher Education Administration from Drexel University. What excites you Continue reading Staff Spotlight: Jeff Waters
Keep reading for more information about a great free resource coming up next week! There’s still time to register for a great free webinar coming up next week cohosted by ALISE’s Gender Issues SIG and Special Libraries Association’s Education Division: Continue reading Free Webinar- Librarians and Stereotypes: So Now What?
Keep reading for more information about the Future of Libraries Fellowship. The American Library Association’s Center for the Future of Libraries is pleased to provide a fellowship for an individual or group interested in exploring the future of libraries. The Continue reading Future of Libraries Fellowship
Jasbir Thiara is the Academic Advisor for the iSchool. She is from Sacramento, CA and holds an MS in Counseling from California State University, Sacramento. What project is taking up the most of your time right now? Can you tell Continue reading Staff Spotlight- Jasbir Thiara
Business Intelligence and Analytics in the Legal Profession April 27, 2017 – New York, NY How analytics are being used to accelerate productivity across key firm dimensions – driving the development of standards, metrics and processes reflective of the firm’s Continue reading Business Intelligence and Analytics in the Legal Profession- April 27, 2017
Keep reading for more information about the 10th Oxford Education Research Symposium. We are pleased to invite you to the 10th Oxford Education Research Symposium. It will be held 20, 21 & 22 March, 2017, at the Oxford University Club, Continue reading Oxford Education Research Symposium- March 20-22, 2017
The January 2017 Techexpo Hiring Events will be held January 10 in McClean, VA and January 11 in Linthicum Heights, MD. Please not that these are polygraph only events. For more information, click here.
Check out the video from ALA and Rosen Publishing, featuring our own iSchool faculty member Dr. Mega Subranamium! Read the full write up in the District Dispatch here.
The following guest post was written by Andrea Castillo, MLIS Student. “Amira in America” was created as a project for the Serving Information Needs course at the University of Maryland, where all of us are pursuing master’s degrees in library Continue reading Student Spotlight: Amira in America