Upcoming EventsAugust 20 - The School of Library and Information Studies is hosting a Back to School Reception at the OU Tulsa Schusterman Library. For students, faculty, and professionals from the field. Come have cake and meet your colleagues!
August 22 - Fall semester begins!
August 27 - The School of Library and Information Studies is hosting a Back to School Reception at the OU Norman campus in the Old Bizzell Library North Lab (OU SLIS Student Lounge). For students, faculty, and professionals from the field. Come have cake and meet your colleagues!
September 5 - Labor Day Holiday
Congratulations to SLIS faculty member Dr. June Abbas for receiving the very prestigious 2016 Frederick G. Kilgour Award for Research in Library and Information Technology. Sponsored by the Online Computer Library Center, Inc. (OCLC) and the Library & Information Technology Association (LITA), the award "is given for research relevant to the development of information technologies, especially work which shows promise of having a positive and substantive impact on any aspect(s) of the publication, storage, retrieval and dissemination of information, or the processes by which information and data is manipulated and managed." Read the ALA press release for more information.
Congratulations to master's student Cassondra Darling for receiving the University of Oklahoma's Harriet Harvey Memorial Scholarship. Ms. Darling is pursuing a dual master's in Library and Information Studies and the History of Science, Technology, and Medicine. See the full write-up on the History of Science site!