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The McGill School of Information Studies Practicum is a 3 credit academic elective course in which Master of Library & Information Studies (MLIS) students participate in supervised field practice, applying their theoretical knowledge base and learning gained over the course of the program while practicing professional skills.


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Under the supervision of experienced information professionals, students undertake projects at Practicum sites such as: web usability testing, collection development, e-learning content creation, library instruction, records management policy development, database design, knowledgebase development, and digital collection outreach. Among others, past sites have included:

  • Artexte
  • Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec
  • Canadian Centre for Architecture
  • Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling, Concordia University
  • KPMG
  • McGill University: McGill Library, McGill Security Services, McGill Management Forum
  • Montreal Children's Hospital
  • National Film Board of Canada
  • PricewaterhouseCoopers
  • World Anti-Doping Agency

Note: this list represents a small selection of sites participating in past years; practicum sites vary from year to year.

Current or prospective Site Supervisors: the SIS Practicum Coodinator is pleased to provide sample site postings for your reference or to answer any questions about the Practicum program.


CONTACT

Nathalie Blanchard
SIS Practicum Coordinator / Coordonatrice de stages
School of Information Studies / École des sciences de l'information
McGill University
3661 Peel St., Montreal, QC H3A 1X1

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