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2018-2019 Graduate Catalog 
2018-2019 Graduate Catalog [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

School of Information Sciences

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Diane Kelly, Director
Rachel Fleming-May, Director of Graduate Studies
Vandana Singh, Director of Undergraduate Studies

Allard, S.L. (Chancellor’s Professor and Associate Dean for Research), PhD – Kentucky
Bilal, D., PhD – Florida State
Kelly, D., PhD – Rutgers
Mehra, B., PhD – Illinois
Tenopir, C., PhD – Illinois
Wang, P., PhD – Maryland

Associate Professors
Bishop, W., PhD – Florida State
Fleming-May, R., PhD – Alabama
Potnis, D., PhD – SUNY
Singh, V., PhD – Illinois

Assistant Professors
Hank, C., PhD – North Carolina
Zhu, X., PhD – Wisconsin

Clinical Associate Professor
Welch, C., PhD – Illinois

Information Sciences MS
Communication and Information PhD
    Information Sciences concentration  
Graduate Certificate Program  
  Youth Informatics Graduate Certificate  

The School of Information Sciences provides a program leading to the preparation of librarians and information professionals for work in all types of libraries and information centers. The program of study includes a graduate curriculum leading to the Master of Science degree. The program is accredited by the American Library Association. The School of Information Sciences also participates in the interdisciplinary doctoral program.


Applicants with a final undergraduate grade point average (GPA) of 3.25 will be considered for admission to the MS program.

Foreign applicants are required to take the Test of English as a Foreign Language.

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