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.


Melissa Vang, a Master’s student in the Information Science program, is a recipient of the 2018-2019 American Library Association (ALA)  Spectrum Scholarship. The Spectrum... read more

The Department of Information Science participated as an exhibitor at the 2018 Joint Conference of Librarians of Color. Under the theme “Gathering All Peoples: Embracing Culture & Community”, the 3rd national conference... read more

Congratulations to assistant professor, John Marino, and his team who recently received approval for funding from the Institute of Museum and Library Services (IMLS) for the “Preparing Librarians for Data Literacy Leadership”  project. Funded by the IMLS... read more

The faculty and staff of the Department of Information Science mourn the loss of former faculty member, Dr. Kenneth L. Ferstl, who passed away on September 20, 2018 in Denton, TX.  

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Information Science student Crystal Kobayashi, is one of three recipients of the Montana Library Association’s Sheila Cates scholarship. The Montana Library Association instituted the Sheila Cates Scholarship in 1994 to provide financial support... read more