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, data science, information architecture, information seeking and use, health informatics, social network analysis, knowledge management, digital content and digital curation and information systems.


If asked to define his research, Associate Professor, Dr. Maurice Wheeler would say his research is undoubtedly multidisciplinary. His research is focused broadly on diversity and ways that it relates to information and information... read more

The Department of Information Science congratulates Celeste Perez, a student in the M.S. in Library Science program who was among the 20 additional recipients awarded scholarships by the... read more

The Department of Information Science invites applications for three full-time, tenure-track Assistant/Associate Professor faculty positions, to begin in Fall 2021. The available faculty positions are in the areas of Data Science, Information Science and Library Science.
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Dr. Barbara Schultz-Jones, Associate Professor has been appointed Associate Chair for the Department of Information Science. Dr. Schultz-Jones, who is also the Director of the School Library Certification and Youth Librarianship programs will also serve as Director of the Master of Science in... read more

Students in the Department of Information Science have created a new Data Science Student Organization. The UNT Data Science Organization was formed in fall 2020, but will officially launch this spring... read more