In order to stay in touch with all that is going on within the program, it is strongly encouraged that you subscribe to the student listserv, UBMLS-L. The Department uses the list to convey important announcements and information to students. Additionally, you will find postings about student group activities, student concerns, books for sale, assistantship opportunities and more. To subscribe:
  1. Go to
  2. Click on the link at the left that says "Join or Leave a list"
  3. Type in UBMLS-L (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.
Other listservs maintained by the department include:
  • LIS-JOBS-LIST An open list which provides job postings.
  • LIS-ROCHESTER-LIST An open list primarily for students from the Rochester area.
  • LIS-LIST An open list for students, alumni, faculty, and friends.
For more information on email liservervs, please check out this UB FAQ site: