Archive


May

12

Linda Watkins Inducted into the Massachusetts Library Association's Hall of Fame
Watkins recognized for "substantial, sustained contribution" to librarians and librarianship

May

8

Children's Literature Celebrates Diversity
"Speed Dating with Children's Book Creators" at Simmons College

Apr

30

April SLIS Community News
Awards, Publications, and Presentations from Faculty, Staff, Students and Alums

Apr

23

GSLIS After Dark: An Evening of Recognition and Connection
Alumni, faculty, and students convene to celebrate GSLIS and the GSLIS Alumni Board.

Apr

15

Know Your Professor: Candy Schwartz
Professor Candy Schwartz, from the Graduate School of Library and Information Science, recently celebrated her 35th anniversary at Simmons. We asked her a few questions!

Apr

14

Making a Difference with Librarians Without Borders
"Guatemala's educational needs are complex. Reading is a luxury. We are there to create a culture of literacy."

Apr

14

Snapshot: Mariah Manley, outgoing LISSA President
"I gained a great deal of experience learning how to build bridges, balance a budget, partner with executive management, and successfully implement a vision, which are all marketable skills that I can apply to my career."

Apr

14

Faculty Profile: Melanie Kimball
"Libraries need to embrace new technologies because our young patrons want and need them to be successful."

Apr

14

How Prison Libraries Can Make a Safer World
"At some point, 95% of the incarcerated will be released into the general public. They need programs and services to help them re-enter society peacefully and productively. Libraries offer that opportunity."

Apr

14