SLIS alumna Carol Tilley (Ph.D.'07) is an assistant professor at the Graduate School of Library and Information Science at the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign. Recently she began a blog featuring "interviews with librarians who work with children and teens in school and public libraries."
Tilley's October 2, 2012 posting was a profile of SLIS IUPUI graduate Angela Dubinger (MLS'07). Angela is the Youth Services Manager at the New Castle-Henry County Public Library in New Castle, Indiana. This blog offers great tips for future librarians.
SLIS offers a Children's and Young Adult Services Specialization with the Master of Library Science. Coursework and advising leading to School Library Media Certification requirements are also available. The Children's and Young Adult Services Organization - Student Group offers opportunities for current students to explore related career paths.
Posted October 22, 2012