Practicum site postings
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.
Under the supervision of experienced information professionals, students undertake projects 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 at sites such as:
- Bibliothèque et Archives nationales du Québec
- Canadian Centre for Architecture
- Centre for Oral History and Digital Storytelling, Concordia University
- McGill University: McGill Library, McGill Security Services, McGill Management Forum
- Montreal Children's Hospital
- National Film Board of Canada
- 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.
Ms. Nathalie Blanchard
Practicum Coordinator / Coordonatrice de stages
McGill School of Information Studies / École des sciences de l'information