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News tagged: uAlberta SLIS

uAlberta School of Library and Information Studies MLIS Program Reaccredited to 2028

Congratulations to the uAlberta School of Library and Information Studies on the continued accreditation of its MLIS program!

News June 30, 2020 


Alma Matters: Changes in Leadership in LIS Schools

As the official end of the 2019-20 academic year approaches, a number of chairs and directors of Canada’s MLIS programs will be completing their terms.

News June 18, 2020 


Kathleen DeLong Appointed Interim Chair of uAlberta SLIS

Kathleen DeLong has accepted a one-year role as Interim Chair for the School of Library and Information Studies. This appointment commences on July 1, 2020, and is a half-time secondment.

News May 13, 2020 


Donations for the 2019 Forum for Information Professionals Conference

We are seeking funding to help cover conference costs, such as travel and accommodations for keynote speakers, free meals for attendees, and keeping the conference free of charge.

News November 5, 2018 


uAlberta SLIS Employment Survey of 2016 Graduates

In November 2017, the School of Library and Information Studies conducted its 28th annual employment survey of graduates of the MLIS program at the University of Alberta.

News January 22, 2018 


Keeping It Real: Frontline MLIS Practicum Feedback from Supervising Librarians and Archivists

uAlberta SLIS recently released the results of a survey conducted of practitioners who had supervised MLIS students in the School’s Practicum course between 2015 and 2017.

News October 3, 2017 


Ernie Ingles Named ALA 2017 Ken Haycock Award Winner

The ALA Ken Haycock Award acknowledges exceptional contributions to promoting the field of Library Science.

News May 2, 2017 


Alma Matters: Danielle Allard Joins uAlberta SLIS; Mike Smit Appointed A/Associate Dean

News from Canada’s LIS programs

News April 25, 2017 


Dr. Toni Samek Selected as Chair of uAlberta School of Library and Information Studies

Dear Colleagues, Based on an open search for Chair of the School of Library and Information Studies (SLIS) at the University of Alberta, and the excellent work of our Selection …

News January 5, 2015 


Fully Online Canadian MLIS Program Begins Today

Forty-nine students will begin their MLIS program today in the School of Library and Information Studies (SLIS) at the University of Alberta without ever setting foot on campus.

News September 4, 2013