LIS Education

University of Maryland Successfully Hosts 2nd Diversity in LIS Education Symposium

Sunday, April 13, 2014
This year's symposium included over 150 registrants and 17 speakers.

 On April 11, 2014, the College of Information Studies at the University of Maryland hosted the 2014 Symposium on Diversity and Library and Information Science Education. The focus of this symposium was to bring together researchers, professionals, and administrators to discuss approaches and strategies for educating LIS students and LIS professionals to be inclusive and culturally competent practitioners.