Category Archives: News & Events

CUA LIS Students Update CUA Libraries Website For Class Project

CUA Libraries website has been updated by none other than the students of LSC610. This past Fall, the students worked with CUA Libraries to provide the library website redesign suggestions based on their goals and user needs.

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Health and the Information Profession! Two Upcoming Events

Collaborating for a Healthier Community: An Unconference for Health and Information Professionals June 20, 2015 Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, Washington, DC FREE to attend! “Collaborating for a Healthier Community” is a regional unconference for librarians, public health professionals, … Continue reading

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CUA LIS Student and 2015 ALA Emerging Leader, Anita Kinney Shares Midwinter Involvement

CUA LIS student, Anita Kenney, shares her experiences as an ALA Emerging Leader at Midwinter and other professional development tidbits. Read Below: “In January, I had the opportunity to attend the American Library Association’s Midwinter meeting as part of the Emerging … Continue reading

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Announcing the 37th Institute on Federal Library Resources – June 7-13

Michele Masias, Chief Librarian of the Civil and Criminal Division Justice Libraries (CLSC 887) This year’s program is the 37th Institute introducing graduate students and information professionals to federal libraries, resources, and career opportunities. It builds on the success of … Continue reading

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10th Art & Museum Libraries Institute June 22-26, 2015 –Registration begins 3/16

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CUA LIS Accreditation – Draft Plan for Program Presentation available for review and feedback

Dear CUA LIS community members, The Department of Library and Information Science is pleased to provide information about our preparations for our 2016 accreditation review by the American Library Association’s Committee on Accreditation (COA). CUA LIS’s draft Plan for the … Continue reading

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CUA’s ASIS&T and LIS Alumnae Volunteer in Washington School for Girls’ Library

Before we get to the summary, I would like to thank those of you that came to the event for making it a success. I am confident that Jill will support me when I say we made a positive impact … Continue reading

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CUA/SLA Takes Us Behind the Scenes of the Federal Reserve Research Library

Ever wanted to know what it’s like to be an information professional working for the Board of Governors in the Federal Reserve Research Library? Well, CUA/SLA has the scope right here for you to enjoy:

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CUA LIS Accreditation Public Meeting – March 10th at 6pm

Dear CUA LIS community, We are pleased to announce that CUA LIS is scheduled for its regular ALA reaccreditation review in the spring of 2016. The reaccreditation process involves an extensive self-assessment, where we consider our accomplishments, strengths and challenges, … Continue reading

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Former CUA LIS Assistant Professor, Mary Edsall Choquette Passes Away

The information profession is mourning the loss of former CUA LIS Assistant Professor and recent Maryland iSchool Professor, Dr. Mary Edsall Choquette who passed away Thursday, February 20, 2015 of liver cancer. Below, is an excerpt form an email sent by Dr. Anne Guilliland … Continue reading

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