Resources for MLIS Students

There’s a wealth of information and resources out there to help you get going in your library and information services career, stay tuned into current developments and hot topics, or simply to kick back and chat with like-minded professionals. Please click on each topic below for a list. ALA also has a list of Recommended Websites which includes websites for specific populations such as, children, YA, families, librarians and more!

Join the SJSU ALASC Student Group on the Canvas iSchool Platform:

Want to get regular updates about student events, scholarships, webinars, contests, student chapter meetings and more?  Interested in contributing to SJSU’s ALA Student Chapter?

Sign up via the Canvas iSchool Platform to join the student group!  Check out the tutorial below to get started:

Joining Student Groups Canvas Tutorial

Step 1: Login to Canvas. Find your course: iSchool Advising and Administration

Step 2: Click the People link.

Step 3: Choose the “Groups” tab, or the View User Groups button.

Step 4: View the available student groups. Click the link: join this group