Innovation through Information

Here you will focus on the knowledge, theory, and technology dealing with the collection of both traditional and digital information resources, and the user-oriented processes and methods involved in their manipulation, storage, dissemination, publication and retrieval. Come along to build competencies in information science, library science, and data science. Students can study in a variety of concentrations such as information organization, information architecture, human information behavior and use, health informatics, knowledge management, and librarianship (including public or academic librarianship, and specialized areas such as medical, law, music, children and young adult, and school librarianship), archival science, modern information processing and retrieval systems, digitization, digital libraries, and emerging areas such as data science and data analytics, digital curation and data visualization. 

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Having enrolled in the Spring of 2020, Kate Kargozari has taken great leaps in achieving her success. Kargozari, a Ph.D. Candidate and Data Science Teaching Fellow here in the Department of Information Science, has been recognized as even more.

Kargozari has received a best paper award... read more

Collaborative Research by Dr. Junhua Ding, Dr. Haihua Chen, Lavanya Pobbathi, Huyen Thi Ngoc Nguyen, and Sai Tulasi Kolapudi Sheds New Light on Text Summarization. Master’s Student Sai Tulasi attended (IEEE) International Conference on Software Security and Reliability and transcribed... read more

Roosevelt Weeks has undertaken a remarkable journey through academia and forged a distinguished career, demonstrating his unwavering commitment to the library sciences and his community. His academic odyssey began at Texas Southern University, where he earned a Bachelor of Science degree in... read more