Building a Legacy: a Tribute to Dr. Wills

Fifty-five years of life for former professor Dr. James Thomas Wills was filled with achievement. He was a Golden Gloves boxing champion, Negro League baseball player, Baptist preacher. He was also a World War II veteran, civil rights leader, and one of the few 50’s-era African American military officers. It was only his last few[…] »

Student Places at National Advertising Competition

Jess Kane is a third year Media Communication Studies student and Vice President of FSU’s chapter of Collegiate Distributive Education Clubs of America (DECA). During the last week in January, Jess came in second place in the state of Florida at Collegiate DECA’s Advertising Campaign competition. She is now qualified to compete at the International[…] »

Retired iSchool Professor, Martha Jane Zachert, Passes Away

On January 10, 2018, at the Westminster Oaks Health Center, retired iSchool professor Martha Jane Koontz Zachert passed away after almost 98 years of life. In that time, she attained multiple degrees from various prestigious universities and received a certification in medical librarianship. After work in this field, she moved on to Florida State University[…] »

Internship for Florida ExpertNet

  Cataloger, Indexer or Taxonomy Specialist What you may be doing: Tagging various content on the Florida ExpertNet website Reviewing search results for quality control Creating a term crosswalk between two taxonomies Revising a taxonomy Requirements: Some experience with indexing content using a controlled taxonomy Attention to detail About Us: The Center for Information Management[…] »

Director of Digital Communications

Davidson College is a highly selective, independent liberal arts college located in Davidson, North Carolina, that has graduated 23 Rhodes Scholars and is consistently ranked in the top ten liberal arts colleges in the country. Davidson is strongly committed to achieving excellence and cultural diversity, and welcomes applications from women, members of minority groups, and[…] »

Doctoral Student Research Travel Award winners

Doctorate students had the opportunity to present their research at the CCI Doctoral Research Poster Session. Students, alumni and faculty served as the audience for the session. We are proud to announce 5 students that were honored with the Doctoral Student Research Travel Award: Lynette Hammond Gerido—School of Information   Kristie Escobar—School of Information Jessica Hooker—School[…] »

Assistant Professor in Library Science @ University of Kentucky

The School of Information Science in the College of Communication and Information at the University of Kentucky invites applications for a 1-year Assistant Professor position starting in August 2017. Responsibilities include: · Assisting with American Library Association accreditation review of the Masters of Science in Library Science · Assisting with the implementation of the Masters[…] »