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Practicum Pause: An Interview with Cheryl Bain
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Practicum Pause: An Interview with Cheryl Bain

By Merika Ramundo, Communications Officer, McGill University Library. Originally published May 15, 2015 on the McGill Library’s Library Matters blog. Reproduced with permission. During the winter 2015 term, McGill Library & Archives welcomed several practicum students from the McGill School of Information Studies (SIS). The SIS website outlines the practicum experience as a 3 credit academic elective course … Continue reading

Practicum Pause: An Interview with Kate Rozon
Blog / Student News

Practicum Pause: An Interview with Kate Rozon

By Merika Ramundo, Communications Officer, McGill University Library. Originally published May 5, 2015 on the McGill Library’s Library Matters blog. Reproduced with permission. During the winter 2015 term, McGill Library & Archives welcomed several practicum students from the McGill School of Information Studies (SIS). The SIS website outlines the practicum experience as a 3 credit academic elective course … Continue reading

iSchools: Advancing the Information Field
2015 Winter Newsletter / Features

iSchools: Advancing the Information Field

In Fall 2014, SIS became a member of the “iSchools,” an international group of schools, colleges, and departments working together to advance the information field. Created in 2005, the iSchools organization promotes the information field as an emerging academic discipline rooted in programs focused on information technology, library studies, informatics, and information science, among others, … Continue reading

Recognizing Student Achievement & Celebrating Donor Support
2015 Winter Newsletter / Features

Recognizing Student Achievement & Celebrating Donor Support

Every year, the School awards scholarships and bursaries to deserving students. These awards are made possible by donors who provide invaluable ongoing support for the School’s activities. In April 2014, the School’s 2013/14 scholarship recipients and award-establishing donors were honoured at a special Student Achievement and Donor Recognition event hosted by the Faculty of Education. … Continue reading