Our Mission

SILS educates innovative and responsible thinkers who will lead the information professions; discovers principles and impacts of information; creates systems, techniques, and policies to advance information processes and services; and advances information creation, access, use, management, and stewardship to improve the quality of life for diverse local, national, and global communities.

SILS Connections

SILS Connections are virtual events for students and recent graduates to connect with our amazing SILS alumni network. Learn more and register at https://bit.ly/SILSConnectionsJuly20

  • July 14 - "Moving Forward: Perspectives on Navigating Uncertainty, Using Your Degree, and Embracing Change"
  • July 15 - "The Future of the Information Professions (and You)"
  • July 15 - "Working at the Library of Congress' Congressional Research Service"

Watch more SILS Connections videos like the ones above and register for the next three events. Learn more about Project READY, a free online curriculum for educators interested in improving their knowledge about race and racism, racial equity, and culturally sustaining pedagogy.