Student Jolene Finn serves as a “participatory learning guide” in the first massive open online course (MOOC) offered by SJSU SLIS. Finn is one of 11 guides who act as liaisons between the 400 MOOC participants and its instructors.
Taking advantage of our school’s career resources paid off for alum Sean Senti when he landed a records management job in April 2013 – about two weeks before graduating from the Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) program.
During a virtual internship at the San Mateo County Library in California, student Jessica Chung participated in a wide variety of learning experiences, from evaluating user-generated metadata to increasing the library’s online presence through social media articles and blog posts.
Chung helped promote library materials, services and events by writing original articles and editing blog posts from other contributors.