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SIS MLIS Archival Studies student Allana Mayer wins ProQuest scholarship for electronic information services

Allana Mayer, School of Information Studies MLIS II student is the winner of the ProQuest Roger K. Summit Scholarship, open to LIS students worldwide! The Roger K. Summit Scholarship, awarded annually by ProQuest, recognizes LIS students who demonstrate outstanding interest or performance in electronic information services. The award is the equivalent of US $5,000 and will be presented at the Special Libraries Association (SLA) Annual Conference.

Published: 17Jun2013

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

Dr. Catherine Guastavino

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.

Published: 5Jun2013

SIS alumna & McGill Librarian Maya Kucij awarded Librarian Excellence Award

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!

Published: 3Jun2013

ASIS&T 2013: Association for Information Science & Technology Annual Meeting

1Nov2013
to
6Nov2013
Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel CA
ASIS&T Annual Meeting

Join us at the 2013 ASIS&T (Association for Information Science & Technology) Annual Meeting. The theme of this year's meeting is "Beyond the Cloud: Rethinking Information Boundaries".

ICKM 2013: International Conference on Knowledge Management

1Nov2013
to
2Nov2013
Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel 1201 Boulevard Rene-Levesque West, Montreal, CA
ICKM 2013

Join us at ICKM 2013, the 9th International Conference on Knowledge Management.

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

FQRSC

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

Jonathan's research investigates the increased access and use of digital and digitized archives for undergraduate students, with FQRSC funding to December 2014. His PhD supervisor is Prof. Catherine Guastavino.

Published: 21May2013

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

Tracking Creative Process in Music Conference Poster

 

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.

Published: 14May2013

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

Cahiers de numerique

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).

Published: 13May2013

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

FQRSC

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.

Published: 13May2013

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