Articles from April 2009

SLIS among Best Library & Information Studies Programs

Monday, April 27, 2009
The School of Library and Information Science has been ranked among the Top Schools in Library and Information Studies in U.S. News and World Report's national survey. The rankings are based on responses to a survey sent to departmental administrators and faculty at 50 LIS schools in the nation. Survey respondents were asked to assess the programs based on their academic content and their record...

SLIS Accreditation Review

Wednesday, April 1, 2009
The University of Iowa School of Library and Information Science is currently undergoing its seven-year review for reaccreditation by the Office of Accreditation of the American Library Association. The School was first accredited in 1971 and has been successfully reaccredited since then. In 1995, it was reaccredited under the 1992 Standards for Accreditation and again in 2002. The School's most...