Among the faculty in the School of Information are internationally known scholars in many areas of library and information science.

Research Areas

Faculty research areas include but are not limited to the following: 

  • Cultural Heritage Informatics
  • Data Sciences & Strategy
  • Database Systems and Design
  • Digital Humanities
  • Digital Libraries
  • Digital Preservation
  • Diversity/Materials/Service
  • Ethics and the Information Profession
  • Health Informatics
  • Human Information Interaction
  • Information Literacy
  • Information Retrieval
  • Information-Seeking Behavior
  • Knowledge Organization Systems
  • Library Management
  • Library Services & Studies
  • Linked Data, Semantic Web Technologies 
  • Multicultural Materials for Youth 
  • Museum Studies
  • Organization of Information
  • Sociotechnical Research
  • User Experience Research
  • Youth Services


For more information about specific faculty research, visit our Faculty profiles and the Publications & Presentations page.