• SJSU SLIS Exhibiting at the 2014 Oregon Library Association (OLA) Conference

    Thursday, 10:00AM Pacific Daylight Time
    Location: Salem Conference Center | Booth #23 | 200 Commercial Street SE | Salem, OR

    The San José State University School of Library and Information Science offers two graduate programs, a post-master’s certificate program, and a doctoral program. We invite you to stop by our booth and learn more about each of these programs, aimed at preparing our graduates for leadership roles in rapidly evolving fields. With our fully online delivery model, SJSU SLIS students gain the flexibility and convenience of living anywhere while they pursue their educational goals.

    Exhibit Hall Hours
    Thursday, April 17: 10:00 a.m.–7:00 p.m.
    Friday, April 18: 8:30 a.m.–12:30 p.m.


  • SJSU SLIS Meetup at the Oregon Library Association Annual Conference (OLA)

    Thrusday, 5:30PM Pacific Daylight Time
    Location: Andaluz |180 High Street SE | Salem, OR

    Let's meetup!

    If you're attending 2014 OLA Conference, please join us in celebrating our passion for life long learning! The School of Library and Information Science at San José State University is hosting a meetup at Andaluz from 5:30-7:00 PM (PDT). Enjoy some tapas while mingling with alumni, faculty and students. Our meetups are always free but we strongly encourage that you please RSVP below.



    Click the image below for a map highlighting the location of our meetup.

  • Job Search Q&A

    Wednesday, 5:30PM Pacific Daylight Time
    Location: Online via Blackboard Collaborate

    This is an open forum job search discussion. This is your opportunity to ask questions and get answers related to your job search. You might be wondering about how to build your network, how informational interviewing can lead to job opportunities, what job search sites are LIS students using to find job opportunities, how to use LinkedIn to connect with SLIS alumni, and more.

    Individuals requiring real-time captioning or other accommodations should contact Dr. Sue Alman as soon as possible.

    Join live session:

  • Fifth Annual VCARA Conference: Access through Preservation and Documentation in Virtual Worlds

    Tuesday, 5:30PM Pacific Daylight Time
    Location: SLIS Island in Second Life

    The Virtual Center for Archives and Records Administration (VCARA) at the San José State University School of Library and Information Science is sponsoring its fifth annual conference in the virtual meeting and learning spaces on SLIS Island. This year's conference theme is: Access through Preservation and Documentation.

    Schedule of Activities:

    • Introduction and Welcome to 5th Annual VCARA Conference (5:30 pm)
    • Keynote Presentations (5:35 to 6:25 pm)
    • Poster Presentations (6:30 to 7:50 pm)
    • Questions and Networking (8:00 to 8:30 pm)

    Stay tuned to the VCARA blog for more information:

  • SLIS SJSU Exhibiting at the Canadian Library Association (CLA) Conference

    Wednesday, 6:00PM Pacific Daylight Time
    Location: Victoria Convention Centre | Booth #59 | 720 Douglas Street | Victoria, BC | Canada

    The San José State University School of Library and Information Science is proud to be exhibiting at the Canadian Library Association (CLA) Conference.  If you're at the show, please stop by our booth #59 and say hello!

    Exhibit Hall Hours
    Wednesday, May 28: 6:00 p.m.–7:00 p.m.
    Thursday, May 29: 10:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m.
    Friday, May 30: 10:00 a.m.–3:00 p.m.