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  Nov 22, 2017
 
 
    
2017-2018 University Catalog

Information Science


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Mission

The Department of Information Science is committed to:

Education

  • Maintaining an active program of instructing students in the access, evaluation, and use of information.
  • Providing print, electronic, and audiovisual materials to support the undergraduate and graduate curricula.

Research

  • Acquiring materials and information to support faculty research initiatives.
  • Advancing knowledge in the application of information science.

Service

  • Providing information to alumni and other health professionals.
  • Sharing this collection with the libraries of other institutions. 

Faculty

Charles J. Myers
BA (College of New Jersey); MA (Eastern Michigan University); MLS (Rutgers University)
Associate Professor of Information Science
Chair, Department of Information Science
Director, Library and Information Services

Phone: 215.596.8791
E-mail: c.myers@usciences.edu

Mignon S. Adams
BS (Eastern Illinois University); MSLS (University of Illinois)
Professor Emeritus of Information Science
E-mail: m.adams@usciences.edu 

Leslie Ann Bowman
BA (Pomona College); AMLS (University of Michigan)
Associate Professor of Information Science
Coordinator, Instructional Resources
Associate Director, Library and Information Services
Assistant Dean, Misher College of Arts and Sciences

Phone: 215.596.8964
E-mail: l.bowman@usciences.edu 

Stephen P. Buss
BA (Ursinus College); MLS (University of Maryland)
Instructor in Information Science
Reference & Emerging Technologies Librarian
Phone: 267.295.3187
E-mail: s.buss@usciences.edu

Matt Gallagher 
BA (New York University); MA (Rutgers University); MLS (Long Island University)
Assistant Professor in Information Science
Phone: 215.596.8963
E-mail: m.gallagher@usciences.edu

Jeanette McVeigh
BA (Temple University); MSLS (Drexel University); MS (Towson State University)
Associate Professor of Information Science
Coordinator, Electronic Resources
Phone: 215.895.1197
E-mail: j.mcveig@usciences.edu 

Chris Wieman
BA (Rutgers University); MS (Drexel University)
Assistant Professor of Information Science
Phone: 215.596.8962
E-mail: c.wieman@usciences.edu

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