Dr. Kathy Shoemaker wins faculty community service award

July 11, 2018

An adjunct professor and award-winning author, Dr. Shoemaker was recognized by Alumni UBC.


iSchool welcomes international scholar Fereshteh Didegah as new lecturer

July 9, 2018

Dr. Didegah, a former adjunct professor, has worked as a postdoctoral researcher in Finland and Denmark before coming to Canada.


Educational Services Coordinator at UBC iSchool

July 3, 2018

Application Deadline: July 19, 2018

The Educational Services Coordinator oversees admissions, recruits new students for iSchool programs, and coordinates experiential learning programs such as internships, practicums and professional experience placements.

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Adjunct professor, term appointment, UBC iSchool

June 22, 2018

Application Deadline: July 16, 2018

UBC iSchool (Library, Archival and Information Studies) will offer a number of part-time Adjunct teaching appointments for the coming year (Winter Term 1&2 2018/19). An Adjunct Professor is expected to prepare and teach a 3-credit offering in one of the terms.  The current salary amount for one three-credit course is approximately $8,000 for the period of appointment. Each course comprises approximately 13 classes of three hours each.

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iSchool students Chalcraft and Batista win ARMA Scholarships

June 11, 2018

Jennette Chalcraft (MASLIS) and Danielle Batista (PhD) have been awarded scholarships from the ARMA International Educational Foundation.


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iSchool 2018 graduates

June 7, 2018

More than 70 students graduated from the iSchool in May 2018.



iSchool MACL students illuminate monstrosity with conference success

June 5, 2018

The 6th Biennial Graduate Student Children’s Literature Conference took place in early May.


iSchool alum Christina de Castell appointed head of Vancouver Public Library

June 5, 2018

De Castell (MLIS '01) succeeds Sandra Singh (MLIS '97) as the new head of VPL.


Insights newsletter now available

June 1, 2018

The latest issue of the iSchool newsletter is now available.


UBC iSchool has a new name

June 1, 2018

We are rebranding our unit to align more closely with the University.