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SIS MLIS Introduction Program

Fri, 2013-08-30 09:00 - 15:30
Education Building : 3700 rue McTavish Montreal Quebec Canada , H3A 1Y2

Welcome incoming MLIS students!

The MLIS Introduction Program is designed to acquaint all incoming Master of Library & Information Studies students with the many-faceted world of information and the forward-looking leadership of the library and information professions.

The program takes place prior to classes and introduces students to the field of information studies, the MLIS program, the School and Faculty, and IT at McGill. Students also have the opportunity to meet with faculty advisors and 2nd year students.

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Dr. Catherine Guastavino of SIS awarded NSERC grant for research on auditory motion perception

Wed, 2013-06-05 12:36

Congratulations to Dr. Catherine Guastavino on her 5-year NSERC (Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada) Discovery Grant for research on auditory motion perception.

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SIS alumna & McGill Librarian Maya Kucij awarded Librarian Excellence Award

Mon, 2013-06-03 16:49

School of Information Studies alumna and Education Liaison Librarian Maya Kucij (MLIS '08) has been awarded the McGill Library's 2013 Librarian Excellence Award. The award recognizes a McGill librarian who has demonstrated excellence in academic librarianship and has shown efforts to improve library services through innovative practice, initiative and resourcefulness.

Congratulations Maya!

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SIS PhD student Jonathan Dorey awarded FQRSC grant for research on student use of digital archives

Tue, 2013-05-21 12:44

Congratulations to School of Information Studies PhD student Jonathan Dorey on receiving a FQRSC research grant!

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Dr. Catherine Guastavino of SIS co-organizing international conference on tracking the creative process in music

Tue, 2013-05-14 09:11

 

School of Information Studies (SIS) faculty member Dr. Catherine Guastavino is co-organizing the second international conference "Tracking the Creative Process in Music" in Montreal on Oct 10-12, 2013.

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Dr. Catherine Guastavino & SIS PhD graduate Guillaume Boutard guest edit journal on preservation of digital cultural artifacts

Mon, 2013-05-13 17:05

Les Cahiers du Numérique has published a special thematic issue on the preservation of digital cultural artifacts, prepared by School of Information Studies faculty member Dr. Catherine Guastavino and recent PhD graduate Guillaume Boutard, guest editors.

View a summary of contents at Les Cahiers du Numérique, Vol. 8, No. 4 (2012).

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SIS PhD graduates Guillaume Boutard & Amandine Pras awarded FQRSC post-doctoral fellowships

Mon, 2013-05-13 16:15

Recent School of Information Studies PhD graduates Guillaume Boutard and Amandine Pras have been awarded two-year FQRSC post-doctoral fellowships.

Guillaume will be continuing his research at Université de Montréal and Amandine at Columbia University. Congratulations Guillaume & Amandine!

For more information on a range of funding opportunities available through the FQRSC (Le Fonds de recherche du Québec – Société et culture), visit the FQRSC website.

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Congratulations to SIS graduate students Jesse David Dinneen & Carolyn Pang on fellowship awards

Tue, 2013-04-30 12:57

The McGill School of Information Studies warmly congratulates the following incoming PhD in Information Studies students on receiving McGill Graduate Fellowships this spring:

Jesse David Dinneen: 2013-2014 Tomlinson Doctoral Fellowship recipient
Carolyn Pang: 2013-2014 Wolfe Fellowship in Scientific and Technological Literacy recipient

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SIS graduating MLIS student Xenia Kurguzova wins SSHRC prize for visual depiction of corruption research

Wed, 2013-04-10 13:07

School of Information Studies graduating MLIS student Xenia Kurguzova has won a 

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