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Library Science: LIS Blogs, News, & Websites


Library Journal - Library News, Reviews, and Views

American Libraries Magazine - flagship magazine of the American Library Association

School Library Journal - The world's largest reviewer of books, multimedia, and technology for children and teens

Featured Websites

This is an information portal specifically designed for librarians to locate Internet resources related to their profession, with all resources recommended, selected, and reviewed by librarians.

Library Masters - Master of Library Science strives to provide readers with the best information available about library science degrees. Additionally, we hope to offer valuable information about career opportunities and more in this field.

The mission of IMLS is to inspire libraries and museums to advance innovation, lifelong learning, and cultural and civic engagement. They strive to provide leadership through research, policy development, and grant making.  Be sure to check out the "Data Analysis Tools" and "Evaluation Resources" under "Research."

Library Science Blogs

50 Library Blogs Worth Reading - Librarian Masters
A listing of the contemporary library science blogs pertaining to Information Science and Systems, OCLC, Web 2.0, Library News, and Digital Libraries.

LISNews: Librarian News - LISNews is a collaborative weblog [aka blog] devoted to current events and news in the world of Library and Information Science.

ACRL Value of Academic Libraries Blog - Association of College and Research Libraries, ALA
Designed to assist 21st century librarians pay attention to the trends around us to inform our thinking about where institutions of higher education and their libraries are headed.
Collection Connection - Association for Library Collections and Technical Services (ALCTS), Collection Management
The purpose of the blog is to present new ideas about library collections and to provide a forum to discuss changes in the practice of collection management and development.

Subject Guide

Kimberly Moeller
173 Ellis Library