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UK School of Information Science Ranked Top 20 School for Master’s Degree in Library and Information Studies

University of Kentucky’s School of Information Science, a unit in the College of Communication and Information, rose two places on the “America’s Best Graduate Schools” list by U.S. News and World Report for top library and information studies program and maintains a top 4 ranking in health librarianship.

Dr. Sherali Zeadally Receives UK Alumni Association 2017 Great Teacher Award

The 2017 Great Teachers (L-R) Sherali Zeadally, Gitanjali Pinto-Sinai, Nathan Vanderford, Richard Andreatta, Michelle Sizemore, Jeff Reese. 
Photo by Tim Webb. 

ASIS&T SIG-IEP Webinar with Oltmann: “Silencing Silence: Attempts to Curb Federal Employees’ Communication With the Public”


Shannon Oltmann is an Assistant Professor in the Library Science program at UK SIS.


In Memoriam: Dr. Michael H. Harris


mage is from University of Kentucky Communi-K,  3/5/1984. Used with permission, do not redistribute.

Dr. Michael H. Harris. Image is from University of Kentucky Communi-K,  3/5/1984. Courtesy of University of Kentucky Special Collections. Used with permission: do not redistribute.


Dr. Zeadally selected for the IEEE-USA George F. McClure Citation of Honor for Outstanding contributions to Cybersecurity


Sherali Zeadally is an Associate Professor at the University of Kentucky.


Nemer Receives 2016 Social Informatics Best Paper Runner-Up at ASIS&T, Gives TEDx Talk about ICT4D

Drs. Howard Rosenbaum, David Nemer, and Pnina Fichman

Dr. David Nemer, Assistant Professor of Information Communication Technology (ICT) was awarded 2016 Social Informatics Best Paper runner-up by the Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T) at the 12th Annual Social Informatics Research Symposium (SIG-SI): "The Social Informatics of Work and Play" in Copenhagen, Denmark.

Tsikerdekis featured in IEEE Technical Community Spotlight Interview


Dr. Michail Tsikerdekis is an Assistant Professor in the ICT program. His research areas include Social Computing and Human-Computer Interaction.


Joo Awarded Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program Planning Grant from IMLS


Dr. Soohyung Joo is an assistant professor at the School of Information Science.


Nelson, Neltner named 2016 KASL Award Winners

Two of the winners named for the 2016 Kentucky Association of School Librarians (KASL) Awards were members of the School of Information Science family. 

Oltmann publishes two new academic journal articles


Shannon Oltmann is an Assistant Professor in the Library Science program at UK SIS.


Dr. Shannon Oltmann (Assistant Professor, Library Science) recently published two articles in scholarly journals this year:


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