UT will launch the state’s first bachelor’s degree program in information sciences in the fall, Provost David Manderscheid announced today.
One microphone. Ten faculty members. 400 seconds. That’s under seven minutes for each faculty member to explain their unique research.
A UT graduate student has studied how libraries can better serve poor and homeless people in their communities.
Ed Cortez, professor emeritus and former director of the School of Information Sciences in the College of Communication and Information, passed away on October 6 at his home in Tucson, Arizona.
Google search guru Dan Russell will present a free public lecture about online searching at 10 a.m. Monday, November 6, in the Scripps Convergence Lab Theater.
Graduate education at UT earned high marks in the new U.S. News and World Report rankings, with programs in business, law, engineering, information sciences, nursing, and education listed among the best in the nation.
The School of Information Sciences will be collecting books for children in Sevier County who lost their possessions in the recent wildfires.
With the new academic year, nine schools and departments are welcoming new directors and heads.
The School of Information Sciences in the College of Communication and Information has received two grants which total more than $850,000 from the Institute of Museum and Library Services to train information science experts.
Carol Tenopir, a Chancellor’s Professor and the College of Communication and Information Board of Visitors Professor in the School of Information Sciences, has been selected as the Fulbright-Nokia Distinguished Chair in Information and Communications Technologies for the 2016–2017 academic year.
Ed Cortez, professor and former director of the School of Information Sciences in the College of Communication and Information, has been appointed chair of the American Libraries Association Committee on Education.
School Library Journal recently reported on how libraries in various cities serve homeless teenagers in a variety of ways.