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.


Four students in the Master of Science in Library or Information Science program were among the 61 exceptional students awarded 2021 Spectrum Scholarships by the ... read more

Juan-Andres Fuentes, a student in the Library Science master’s program with a concentration in law librarianship and legal informatics is a 2021 recipient of the George A. Strait Minority Scholarship and Fellowship from the... read more

The Department of Information Science is delighted to welcome two new faculty members for the fall 2021 semester. Sarah Ryan joins the department as an associate professor in Information Science. Ting Xiao joins the department as an assistant professor in Data Science.

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Cody Hackett, a student in the Master of Science with a major in Library Science program is the 2021 recipient of the Fritz Schwartz Serials Education Scholarship awarded by the... read more

The Department of Information Science is proud to announce that faculty members, Barbara Schultz-Jones and Daniella Smith have been promoted to the rank of Full Professor. Barbara Schultz-Jones joined the Department of Information Science in 2007, after completing both her Master’s in... read more