CALL FOR SUBMISSIONS: Miriam Braverman Memorial Prize by the Progressive Librarians Guild (PLG)


Are you a graduate student in library science, information science, or archival studies in the US or Canada? Have you written a paper or are you writing a paper on the social responsibilities of librarians & libraries? Would you like to go to ALA in Chicago AND see your work published? SUBMIT YOUR PAPER FOR THE MIRIAM BRAVERMAN MEMORIAL PRIZE! Read more


iSchool Student Participates in Foursquare Hackathon


Chris Becker, a senior at the School of Information Studies (iSchool), participated in the 2013 Foursquare Hackathon in New York City. Becker, alongside partner Joe Petrellis, a 4th year Drexel University student, challenged over 430 participants to develop interactive applications using Foursquare’s platform in just 12 hours. Read more


iSchool MS(LIS) Student Hoang Tran Awarded First Knower Fund Fellowship


The iSchool, College of Information Science and Technology congratulates MS(LIS) student Hoang Tran, the first recipient of the Knower Fund Fellowship who was awarded based on his practicum experience this fall 2012 term at University of Pennsylvania Biddle Law Library Archives and Special Collections and The Philadelphia Archdiocesan Historical Research Center. Read more