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Online Orientation Webinar — August 12, 2019

SLIS Director Dr. Ling H. Jeng will walk you through the basics essential for a successful start and answer your questions.

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News

SLIS to be well represented at TLA conference

Faculty, students and alumni from the Texas Woman's University School of Library and Information Studies will present or facilitate a total of 53 programs at the 2019 Texas Library Association Annual Conference April 15-18 at the Austin Convention Center.

Elkins interviewed on possible screen time damage to adolescent brains

Aaron Elkins, Ph.D., an assistant professor in the School of Library and Information Studies, is quoted in an interview with a popular Houston talk radio station on a story about the damage screen time may have on an adolescent’s brain.

Moore, Evans among PIs on federal library grant

TWU School of Library and Information Studies faculty members Jennifer Moore, Ph.D., and Sarah Evans, Ph.D, are two of three co-principal investigators on an Institute of Museum and Library Services grant.

TWU awarded $397,000 grant to educate rural librarians

Texas Woman’s University has been awarded $397,000 from the Institute of Museum and Library Sciences under the 2018 Laura Bush 21st Century Librarian Program for a project to educate future leaders in rural libraries.

Jeng concludes service as Texas Library Association president

Ling Hwey Jeng, Ph.D., professor and director of TWU's School of Library and Information Studies, officially ended her term as president of the Texas Library Association at the organization’s 2018 conference April 3-6 in Dallas.

Alexander receives Barnett Service Award

Desiree Alexander (2008 MLS graduate) was named the recipient of the TWU SLIS Ann Barnett Service Award for 2018. This $500 award was presented April 5 at the TWU SLIS Reception in conjunction with the TLA annual conference in Dallas.

Ward receives S. Janice Kee Continuing Education Award

Sarah Ward (MLS 2012) is the recipient of the TWU SLIS 2018 S. Janice Kee Continuing Education Award, presented April 5 at the TWU SLIS Reception in conjunction with the TLA annual conference in Dallas.

Texas Woman's earns accreditation renewal from American Library Association

The American Library Association’s Committee on Accreditation has reaffirmed accreditation for Texas Woman’s University’s master of library science and master of arts in library science degree programs through 2024.

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