Library and Information Studies (LIS)


  • LIS Student News (8/8/2017) - LIS student Christy Hyman will be presenting at the Digital Library Federation forum on October 23-25, 2017, in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.  Her presentation is titled “Critical Cartography across the Digital Library.”  More information about the forum is available here. < Return to LIS News
  • LIS Alumni News (6/29/2017) - UNCG LIS alum Mohamed Berray (’13) has been chosen for the ProQuest/GODORT/ALA “Documents to the People” Award!  The official notice is below; more information here. The Florida State University Libraries Government Documents Depository and Mohamed Berray, Coordinator for Government Information at FSU, have been selected for the ProQuest/GODORT/ALA “Documents to the People” Award. This award honors […]
  • LIS Alumni and Student News (6/26/2017) - Current UNCG LIS student Molly Price was appointed full-time Adult Services Reference Librarian for the Ashe County Public Library in West Jefferson, NC. Richard Huffine (MLIS 1995), librarian at the Consumer Financial Protection Bureau, was recently made a Fellow of the Special Libraries Association. Congratulations to Molly and Richard! < Return to LIS News
  • UNCG LIS at ALA in Chicago, June 22-27 (6/13/2017) - If you are in the Chicago area this summer, UNCG LIS would love to see you at the American Library Association annual conference, June 22-27 at McCormick Place! Our booth number is 4939 in the Vendor Exhibit Hall during exhibit hours, and we’ll have UNCG LIS Alumni Ribbons and a lot of other swag to […]
  • UNCG LIS student Christy Hyman wins a 2017-2018 Spectrum Scholarship! (6/13/2017) - Congratulations to incoming Library and Information Studies student Christy Hyman, who has been selected as a recipient of a 2017-2018 Spectrum Scholarship! The scholarship, sponsored by ProQuest,  can be used to attend an ALA-accredited or AASL-recognized school library focused master’s degree. Christy has chosen to attend UNCG, and will begin her studies in the Fall of […]
  • SOE Store now open! (5/17/2017) - The School of Education is excited to announce the launch of our very own SOE store! After a number of requests for SOE-branded gear, we are now able of offer t-shirts, hoodies, coffee mugs, and much more to our students, alumni, and friends.  Please visit this link to shop!
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