DANS welcomes Professor Smiraglia as the new visiting professor of the KNAW Visiting Professors Programme, commencing in May 2017.
The UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies (SOIS) Master of Library & Information Science Program is once again recognized among the top Library & Information Studies Programs in the nation on the U.S. News & World Report’s “Best Graduate Schools” list,… Read More
For Immediate Release February, 2017 Milwaukee, WI The Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS) has announced that Dr. Hope Olson, Professor Emerita at the School of Information Studies (SOIS) at the University of Wisconsin Milwaukee, is the recipient… Read More
Tomas A. Lipinski, dean of the School of Information Studies, is an expert on international copyright law, serving as a delegate to the World Intellectual Property Organization.
The UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies has always benefited from its community of faculty, staff, and students from various countries, religions, and backgrounds. This diversity has enriched and deepened our lives, our work, and our professions. We are firmly committed… Read More
Images like pie charts are designed to make information easier to understand, but imagine if you could only hear them. For the 7 million-plus Americans who are blind or have significant vision loss, this is the reality when they’re using… Read More
SOIS doctoral student, Yuehua Zhao received honorable mention for the doctoral poster, “Investigation on Autism Support Groups on Facebook” she presented at the ALISE/Jean Tague-Sutcliffe Doctoral Student Research Poster Competition, ALISE (Association for Library and Information Science Education) Annual Conference… Read More
CIPR director Michael Zimmer has been appointed Editor of the Journal of Intellectual Freedom and Privacy (JIFP), published by the American Library Association’s Office of Intellectual Freedom. Journal of Intellectual Freedom & Privacy incorporates many of the features of the Newsletter… Read More
Dr. Shana Ponelis Awarded Fellowship for Carnegie Program For Immediate Release January, 2017 • Milwaukee, WI Dr. Shana Ponelis, an Assistant Professor in the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee’s School of Information Studies, is one of 70 scholars who have been awarded… Read More
Dr. Tomas A. Lipinski Participates in World Intellectual Property Organization, SCCR – 33rd Session in Geneva SOIS Dean Tomas A. Lipinski participated in the World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO) Standing Committee on Copyright and Related Rights: Thirty-Third Session. November 14… Read More