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.

News

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... read more

The Department of Information Science is pleased to announce that three faculty members are recipients of endowed professorships. Endowed Professorships provide recognition for faculty accomplishments and provide support for a professor’s teaching, research and/or service. Dr. Ana Cleveland... read more

The Department of Information Science is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2021 Outstanding Alumni Award. Congratulations to Dr. Gale Hannigan - Outstanding Alumna in Information Science (Ph.D. program) ; Christina Gola - Outstanding Alumna in Library Science; and Medlin... read more

Inspired by a Department of Information Science alumna, Diane Gill began her professional journey in the Library and Information Science field and hasn't looked back since then. In fact, her love for libraries, learning, and her desire to share her knowledge with future librarians led her... read more

The Department of Information Science is proud to celebrate the accomplishment of Huyen Nguyen, a student in the M.S. in Information Science program who was selected as the winner of the 3MT®, or Three Minute Thesis,... read more