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iSchool Faculty Research Profiles: Professor Ted Underwood

iSchool Professor Ted Underwood explains how he uses digital libraries and data science methods in his research to delve deeper into previously unexplored topics within the digital humanities.

From  Lisa Watkins on 05/22/2018 8 plays 0  

iSchool Faculty Research Profiles: Assistant Professor Emily Knox

iSchool Assistant Professor Emily Knox discusses how her interest in banned books led to her research in intellectual freedom and censorship.

From  Lisa Watkins on 05/22/2018 0 plays 0  

Joe Kraus Oral History

Joe Kraus came to the UI Library School in fall of 1938, but his education was suspended after Pearl Harbor in late 1941. After being drafted, he served as a teacher in the Officer Candidate…

From  University Archives on 06/29/2017 16 plays 0  

Dena Epstein Oral History

Dena Julia Polacheck Epstein was a graduate student in the library school during the late 1930s. Epstein remembers working in the library and doing research on the music publishing industry in…

From  University Archives on 06/29/2017 23 plays 0  

Found in a Book: Making the Most of Your Library 2 - Digital Surrogates from the Library Audiovisual Presentations, Series 18/18/33

Digital Surrogates from the Library Audiovisual Presentations, Series 18/18/33 Found in a Book: Making the Most of Your Library 2 Part II of a two-reel silent film, "Found in a Book: Making…

From  University Archives on 02/16/2017 0 plays 0  

Found in a Book: Making the Most of Your Library 1 - Digital Surrogates from the Library Audiovisual Presentations, Series 18/18/33

Digital Surrogates from the Library Audiovisual Presentations, Series 18/18/33 Found in a Book: Making the Most of Your Library 1 Part I of a two-reel silent film, "Found in a Book: Making the…

From  University Archives on 02/16/2017 14 plays 0  

Name Issues in Genealogy: Problems and Opportunities

Instructor Nicole Wedemeyer Miller explains why name variants occur in historical documents and their finding aids, and how names and naming patterns can yield genealogical information.

From  Nicole Miller on 12/22/2015 103 plays 0  

Carol Tilley: Comic Book Crusader

Carol Tilley, a professor in the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at Illinois, has become a rock star in the comic book world. She champions the use of comic books in classrooms and…

From  Joel Steinfeldt on 08/11/2015 0 plays 0  

Illinois Innovators: The Women Who Went West

The incredible history of Illinois' Graduate School of Library and Information Science. Under the leadership of the school's first dean, Katharine Sharp, GSLIS sent the first librarians to…

From  Joel Steinfeldt on 08/6/2015 0 plays 0  

Come to GSLIS at Illinois!

Why should you attend the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at The University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign? This video explains.

From  Rebecca Hodson on 07/17/2015 53 plays 0