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Practicum Pause: An Interview with Diana DiFrancesco
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Practicum Pause: An Interview with Diana DiFrancesco

The last of a five-part series of interviews by the McGill Library with their Winter 2014 Practicum students features graduating MLIS student Diana DiFrancesco (MLIS ’14). Diana worked with the Library’s “MyArts Research” information literacy initiative for undergraduate students in the Faculty of Arts, analyzing best practices at peer institutions, creating an in-depth literature review on literacy instruction, and teaching two MyArts Research seminars. Continue reading

Practicum Pause: An Interview with Talia Olshefsky
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Practicum Pause: An Interview with Talia Olshefsky

The fourth of a series of interviews by the McGill Library with their Winter 2014 Practicum students features graduating MLIS student Talia Olshefsky (MLIS ’14). Talia worked with the Library’s extensive map collection, conducting an inventory and experimenting with new geographic information systems (GIS)-related tools and technologies to develop innovative ways of discovering this collection.
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Recognizing Student Achievement & Donor Support
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Recognizing Student Achievement & Donor Support

McGill School of Information Studies (SIS) scholarship recipients and award-establishing donors were recently honoured at a special recognition event hosted by the Faculty of Education. We’re happy to share a few photos from this inspiring event. As well, we’d like to extend appreciation from the School and our students to all of our donors, including … Continue reading

Practicum Pause: An Interview with Paul Grewal
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Practicum Pause: An Interview with Paul Grewal

By Merika Ramundo, Communications Officer, McGill University Library. Originally published June 9, 2014 on the McGill Library Library Matters blog. Reproduced with permission. During the winter 2014 semester, the McGill Library welcomed 5 practicum students from the McGill School of Information Studies (SIS). The SIS website outlines the practicum experience as a 3 credit academic elective course in … Continue reading

Practicum Pause: An Interview with Emily Kingsland
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Practicum Pause: An Interview with Emily Kingsland

By Merika Ramundo, Communications Officer, McGill University Library. Originally published May 21, 2014 on the McGill Library Library Matters blog. Reproduced with permission. During the winter 2014 semester, the McGill Library welcomed 5 practicum students from the McGill School of Information Studies (SIS). The SIS website outlines the practicum experience as a 3 credit academic … Continue reading