Category Archives: News & Events

Dr. Renate Chancellor on the Public Knowledge: Re-Imagining the Public Library Panel

On Thursday, November 15, LIS Associate Professor Renate Chancellor will sit on the “Public Knowledge: Re-Imagining the Public Library” panel sponsored by Gensler. This free event will be held downtown on K Street. Register now to attend and hear experts … Continue reading

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SAA Student Chapter students at Archives Fair 2018

Thursday, October 4, 2018 – Juán-Pabló González, president of the CatholicU LIS Student Chapter of American Archivists, along with Lisa Moore, the secretary of the Student Chapter, represented the Student SAA, the Department of Library and Information Science, and the Catholic … Continue reading

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LIS Student Jamileh Kouhestani Receives PTPL Scholarship

LIS Student Jamileh Kouhestani is one of two recipients awarded the 2018 by the Potomac Technical Processing Librarians (PTPL) Scholarship. Not only does Jamileh receive a check for use toward tuition but she is also invited to attend the PTPL … Continue reading

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Babak Zarin receives 2018 Spectrum Scholarship

LIS student Babak Zarin was awarded the American Library Association’s Spectrum Scholarship and designated a ProQuest Scholar. The Spectrum Scholarship seeks to help diversify the library profession and is awarded based on an applicant’s commitment to equity and inclusion, demonstrated community outreach, … Continue reading

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Digitizing the Black Experience-October 11 Colloquium with Dr. Lopez Matthews

2018 DLIS Fall Colloquium & SAA@CUA Fall Lecture “Digitizing the Black Experience” A Lecture with Dr. Lopez Matthews, Digital Production Librarian at Howard University Thursday, October 11, 2018, 6:00 pm – 7:00 p.m. Byron Auditorium – 204/205 Columbus School of … Continue reading

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Bibliometrics Workshop to be held October 20, 2018

Sign up now for the Bibliometrics Workshop to be held Saturday, October 20, 2018 10 a.m. – 12 noon Law 318, The Catholic University of America Course Title: Bibliometric Services in the Library: From citation impact to network analysis Course … Continue reading

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Federal Intern Fair and Speed Mentoring Event

FEDLINK Intern Fair and Speed Mentoring Event Wednesday, October 17th, from 1:00 to 4:00 pm Law School Atrium The Catholic University of America 3600 John McCormack Dr., NE, Washington, DC 20017 Come learn about federal internship opportunities and participate in … Continue reading

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LIS Student Babak Zarin publishes article in ALA-NRMT Journal

“The Very Model of a Modern Major-Librarian: The Collaborators of Today’s Blogging Libraries,” is the title of LIS Student Babak Zarin’s article, published in the current issue of the ALA-NRMT Journal (the Journal of the New Members Round Table), a … Continue reading

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On Campus Open House: Department of Library and Information Science

What: The Catholic University of America’s Master of Science in Library and Information Science (M.S.L.I.S.) program at The Catholic University of America offers a unique approach that blends excellent grounding in the theory of librarianship with practical experience. Our exceptional … Continue reading

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LIS Alumni Picnic – Saturday, August 25

New students will meet alumni, faculty and other students, new and current, at the LIS Alumni Picnic during the New Student Orientation! Saturday, August 25, 2018 1-2 p.m. Law School Cafe & Terrace (ground floor of the Law School) 3600 … Continue reading

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