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Library and Information Studies - GSLIS: Welcome

Graduate School of Library and Information Studies Guide

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Welcome! The purpose of this guide is to welcome you to the University Libraries and to introduce you to library resources that will support your research as  Graduate School of Library and Information Studies (GSLIS) student.

The guide covers general library information on how to get started using the URI University Libraries and also specific information about how to find, evaluate, and use information resources for your projects, papers, and presentations.

If you have further questions about your library research, please contact a librarian using any of the methods listed in the box on the left of this page. To the right is the contact information for Mary MacDonald, your liaison librarian for the Graduate School of Library and Information Studies.

About me

Mary MacDonald
University Libraries

Public Services Department


Created and revised by...

Revised, Katie Leahy and Mary C. MacDonald, 8/15

Revised, A. Loffredio, 12/12

Revised, H. Posey, 9/11.

Created by K. Caparco and L. Richter, 10/10.

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