Innovation through Information

Here you will focus on the knowledge, theory, and technology dealing with the collection of facts and figures, and the processes and methods involved in their manipulation, storage, dissemination, publication and retrieval. Come along to build competencies in important and emerging areas such as information organization, information architecture, information seeking and use, health informatics, knowledge management, digital content and digital curation and information systems.


The UNT ASIS&T Student Chapter has been awarded the 2019 Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) Student Chapter of the Year Award. This is the second year for the Chapter, who also received the award in 2018.

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The Information Science PhD program received an award at the Institutional Effectiveness (IE) Award Ceremony, hosted by the UNT Office of... read more

The George W. Bush Childhood Home is a historic house in Midland, TX that was home to former U.S. Presidents George W. Bush and George H.W. Bush from 1951 to 1955. Inside this museum boasts a new exhibit that showcases the Bush... read more

The Department of Information Science is pleased to announce that Dr. Abby Goodrum (PhD ' 97) and Melissa Rethlefsen (MLS '04) have been selected as this year's Outstanding Alumnae. The Outstanding Alumni Award recognizes DIS graduates who have made an impact in the LIS field, and... read more

2019 marks the 80th year of inception for the Department of Information Science. In celebration of this notable milestone, faculty, staff, students, alumni, and supporters of the department gathered at the UNT Gateway Center on Friday, November 8, 2019 to celebrate the... read more