School of Information

  1. February 19, 2024

    Assistant professor loves small things in life

    Michaelanne Thomas, assistant professor of information, has a lifelong obsession with tiny things and it’s manifested in a wondrous practice that she shares with her two young sons.

  2. January 11, 2024

    UMSI students design makeover for Bentley Historical Library

    Three School of Information students have designed a makeover for the Bentley Historical Library in an effort to make the physical and digital spaces mirror the approachability of its staff.

  3. September 11, 2023

    UMSI launches theme year on water conservation and access

    Students at the School of Information will address water-related issues in Michigan and around the globe through the lens of information professionals as part of UMSI’s inaugural theme year.

  4. August 31, 2023

    Andrea Forte recommended as School of Information dean

    Andrea Forte, a Drexel University professor of information whose scholarship focuses on understanding the wide-ranging features of online life, has been recommended to be the next dean of the School of Information.

  5. July 20, 2023

    Henry Russel lecturer, award winners named for 2023

    Karin Muraszko has been selected as the university’s 2023 Henry Russel Lecturer, while Alison R. Davis Rabosky, Oliver Haimson, Justin Heinze and Elliott Rouse will receive Henry Russel Awards.

  6. July 10, 2023

    Lecturers honored for contributions to instruction, inclusive teaching

    Lecturers Michela Arnaboldi, Katri Ervamaa, Paul Kessenich and Colleen van Lent have been honored by U-M for their outstanding contributions to instruction and inclusive teaching.

  7. April 24, 2023

    Five faculty projects honored for teaching innovations

    Five faculty projects that involve innovative approaches to improving student learning will be honored in May with Provost’s Teaching Innovation Prizes.

  8. February 13, 2023

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the University of Michigan.

  9. January 9, 2023

    Campus briefs

    Short news items from around the University of Michigan.

  10. December 22, 2022

    Journal editors, reviewers don’t show bias against novelty

    Scientific journals are likely to accept papers that provide new findings compared with studies reporting conventional results, which is contrary to long-standing concerns about publication biases.