The School of Information Studies hosted a Recognition Ceremony on Friday, May 18, 2018 at the Italian Community Center to honor the Spring 2018 graduates. Graduates of all 4 academic programs (IST, MLIS, MSIST, and PhD) were on hand for… Read More
Tim Gleisner, Head of Special Collections at the Library of Michigan (SOIS Alumni 1998 and CAS Alumni 2011), won the prestigious 2018 Filby Award from the National Genealogical Society and ProQuest. This award is given to a librarian who has… Read More
Earlier this month, SOIS students put their problem-solving skills to the test at a pair of Milwaukee-area hackathons. The events were hosted by The Commons and Northwestern Mutual. They brought together many of the innovators and stakeholders in Milwaukee’s budding… Read More
By Nicole Etter The modern era of connectivity is, in many ways, a researcher’s paradise. Research is built upon data, and everyday life creates unprecedented cascades of raw information about people. It flows from social media, mobile apps, internet searches… Read More
SOIS MLIS Student Trina Evans has been named as one of Library Journal’s 2018 Movers & Shakers in the Innovators category!
UWM SOIS ranks 6th in list of 50 best online Master of Library Science degree programs. View the full story: Master’s Programs Guide
Support student research! Please join us for the 2018 SOIS Student Research Day where students will showcase their research work. The event offers students an outlet to present research conducted in their classes and professional positions.
The American Library Association recently granted continuing accreditation status to the UW-Milwaukee School of Information Studies for its Masters in Library and Information Studies degree program. Comprehensive accreditation reviews occur every seven years. They involve a self-evaluation process and an external review by ALA’s… Read More
Please join us as we celebrate the School of Information Studies 50th Anniversary during the Annual WLA Conference! All past and present SOIS Alumni, Students, Faculty, Staff and Friends are invited to attend. Wednesday, October 26, 2016 5:30pm – 8:00pm… Read More
The School of Information Studies ranks 4th Internationally and 2nd in the U.S./Canada in contributions to LIS Literature. Check out our most recent faculty publications and learn more about the diverse research initiatives at SOIS. Visit: https://www.uwm.edu/informationstudies/research/resources/faculty-staff/