DLIS Newsletter

The Informed: A Publication of the University at Buffalo’s Department of Library and Information Studies is developed and administered by the Advisory Board for DLIS. The Informed includes news, events, faculty & staff profiles, alumni updates, and more information to keep you updated on the activities of DLIS and program graduates. To contact The Informed, please e-mail

Vol. 4 (Fall 2017)

Vol. 3 (Fall 2016)

Vol. 2 (Fall 2015)

Vol. 1 (Fall 2014)

Stay Connected!

Stay in touch with the Department of Library and Information Studies! There are several ways that we keep our alumni aware of news, events, and department plans.

Join us on:

Facebook Official DLIS Facebook page
LinkedIn University at Buffalo Library and Information Studies Network on LinkedIn

Alumni E-mail Listserv

Please consider subscribing to our LIS-LIST, an open list for students, alumni, faculty, and friends.
To subscribe:

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  2. Click on the link at the left that says "Join or Leave a list"
  3. Type in LIS-LIST (all caps) as the list you would like to join
  4. You will next be prompted to enter your name and the email address you would like your messages delivered to.

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Contacting DLIS

Keep us aware of what's going on with you, personally and professionally, and ensure that we have your contact information for our new alumni newsletter, The Informed!

DLIS Mailbox for Alumni: drop us a line at

New! UB LIS Graduates speak about their programs and careers!

Steven Galbraith

Bill Jones

Carolyn Klotzbach

Chris Hollister

Kevin Michki

Sara Brown