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An Ivory Tower? Connecting Theory and Practice — A Practitioner-informed Approach to the MLIS Curriculum

April 13 @ 12:30 pm - 2:00 pm

Wednesday, April 13, 2022
12:30pm
Virtual Presentation

 

Presented By
Jacques du Plessis, Associate Professor
School of Information Studies
University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee

Synopsis

For the past two semesters, Dr du Plessis did interviews with library directors in Idaho, Wyoming, Utah, New Mexico, Arizona, and Nevada. This presentation will offer his findings about two key aspects — what are some of the cutting-edge trends in public librarianship, and what do library directors expect from an MLIS degree?

Details

Date:
April 13
Time:
12:30 pm - 2:00 pm
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