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UBC SLAIS/Journalism/Media Studies Merger Not Moving Ahead

News  April 22, 2017

Due to insufficient support for the proposal, UBC’s Acting Dean of Arts decided not to proceed at this time.


UBC Releases Updated Proposal to Create School of Media, Information and Journalism

News  March 31, 2017

On March 27, the Faculty of Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) released an updated proposal to establish The School of Media, Information and Journalism.


UBC Proposes Merging SLAIS, School of Journalism to Create School of Media and Information

News  January 2, 2017

In early December, the Faculty of Arts at the University of British Columbia (UBC) released a draft “Proposal for the Creation of The School of Media and Information.”


Jennifer Douglas and Muhammad Abdul-Mageed Join SLAIS the iSchool at UBC

News  April 21, 2016

The School of Library, Archival and Information Studies (The iSchool@UBC) is very pleased to announce the appointment of two new tenure track Assistant Professors to begin July 1st, 2016.


iSchool @ UBC Research Day

Event March 11, 2016  Seminar 

Theme: Perspectives on Access to Information


New Issues of SLAISmatters Published

News  September 28, 2015

The latest issue of SLAISmatters has been published and is available for viewing on the iSchool @ UBC website.


Statement on ALA Accreditation from SLAIS Director Caroline Haythornthwaite

News  February 5, 2014

The Master of Library and Information Studies degree at SLAIS, The iSchool at UBC, has been granted a three-year extension of its accreditation status (2014-2017) by the American Library Association’s Committee on Accreditation (ALA-COA). This is also known as conditional accreditation status. Although this is not a decision granting the longer seven-year accreditation cycle, it affirms full accreditation for the degree and all students who receive an MLIS degree from UBC during those three years and up to two years after.