Through strong educational programs, faculty and staff initiatives, productive research activity, and engagement with the community, SOIS is committed to research excellence. We invite you to become a part of our interdisciplinary community of scholars as we advance research and education in Information Science.

Publications and Research

SOIS ranks 4th Internationally and 2nd in the U.S./Canada in contributions to LIS Literature.

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Book Publications

Metadata for Digital Collections
By: Steven Miller (Lecturer Emeritus)

Discover Digital Libraries Theory and Practice
By: Dr. Iris Xie

Measuring Scholarly Impact
Methods and Practice
By: Dr. Dietmar Wolfram

The Library’s Legal Answers for Maker Spaces
By: Tomas Lipinski