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School of Information Studies Celebration Week

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May 21 - 27, 2001 

Etta Lane Matthews and Louis Richardson were the first faculty members at the school, formerly known as the Department of Library Science.
Louis Shores stands with students enrolled in a reference class in front of the Curriculum Library in 1950. Shores was the first dean at the school.

Monday, May 21, 2001
Rush Miller, a 1974 graduate of the school, will give a lecture. Dr. Miller is head of the University’s of Pittsburgh’s Library System and is the first incumbent of the Hillman Chair, an endowed-library chair funded by a $2.5 million grant to the University of Pittsburgh.
TIME:  11 a.m. - noon
PLACE: Werkmeister Reading Room, Dodd Hall

Tuesday, May 22, 2001

Doctoral Students to host cookout/raffle/trivia
TIME: 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
PLACE: In front of the Shores Building.

Virginia Sharp, a 1988 MS graduate, will present an informal lecture titled, "Career Development in Law Librarianship: Perspective of a Provider of Law Library Management and Research Services to the Private Sector."
TIME: 2 p.m.
PLACE: Goldstein Library

Wednesday, May 23, 2001
Youth Services Day
One class and one storyteller every hour.
TIME: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
PLACE: Goldstein Library/Landis Green

Thursday, May 24, 2001

Marilyn Gell Mason, a member of the school’s Council of Advisors, will give a lecture on the future of public libraries. Ms. Mason is a retired director of the Cleveland Public Library and is a member designate on the National Commission on Libraries and Information Science (NCLIS).
TIME:  11 a.m. - noon
PLACE: Werkmeister Reading Room, Dodd Hall

Friday, May 25, 2001
FSU faculty, staff and students are invited to participate in Infomania, an information retrieval game.
TIME:  10 a.m. - 1 p.m.
PLACE:  Strozier Library

See the Information Studies website for more information

Note: All event information is subject to change.

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