Welcome to School of Information Resources & Library Science

The School of Information Resources and Library Science (SIRLS) is an academic department and a professional school in the College of Social and Behavioral Sciences at The University of Arizona, Arizona’s only public land grant university. The Library and Information Science disciplines (LIS) and interdisciplinary perspectives relevant to knowledge and information resources comprise the intellectual foundations of the school.

SIRLS Changes Degree Name (MLIS) and Lowers Online and Certificate Tuition Rates for Non-Residents

Several key... read more

SIRLS Fall 2014 Graduation Information

SIRLS’ current and graduating students can attend all or some of the programs.  Everyone is invited to celebrate our December 2014 graduates!!!  Congratulations to each of our... read more

eSociety: New SIRLS Bachelor of Arts Degree or Undergraduate Minor Degree

The School of Information Resources and Library Science (SIRLS) is proud to announce the creation of a new academic program, eSociety, which will offer students the opportunity to... read more

School News

Tyler Walters Appointed SHARE Director Kaylyn Groves | 202-296-2296 | kaylyn@arl.org | Oct. 6, 2014 Tyler Walters, dean of university libraries at Virginia Tech, has been named SHARE’s founding director, beginning on October 13, 2014. Walters has been involved integrally in SHARE since its... read more
SIRLS Doctoral Candidate, Jamie A. Lee, will be presenting at the James J. Leos Symposium: A National Symposium at the UA on Thursday, October 30 from 1pm – 2:30pm.  For more information, please see below and visit: https://lgbt.arizona.edu/events/james-j-leos-symposium. Jamie A. Lee and Karma R.... read more