To the Cloud: Big Data in a Turbulent World

Thursday, October 2, 2014 - 13:00

All students and faculty are welcome to join us for a talk by Dr. Vincent Mosco, Professor Emeritus, Queen’s University, on Thursday, 2 October, 2014. He is formerly Canada Research Chair in Communication and Society and Professor of Sociology.


Creative Making for Libraries Symposia

Monday, October 6, 2014 - 09:00

One of the hottest trends today is FabLabs, 3D printing, Makerspaces, Arduino and the connection of libraries to creation, learning and invention. Learn more as Dysart & Jones Associates present a Symposium on Libraries and the Making Movement. Hear what’s happening in this new and innovative space, learn about scholarly research and current good practices, have great conversations, and get a roadmap to build your own creative making space!

Gender and Sexuality in Information Studies Colloquium

Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 09:00

Gender and sexuality are two of the critical organizing axes of contemporary life.

Critical Making Lab Workshop Series: Scanning, Modelling and Printing

Saturday, October 18, 2014 - 13:00

First event in the Critical Making Lab Workshop Series Scanning, modelling and printing: An experimental toolchain for prosthetics (

Information Day #1 - Admissions

Saturday, October 25, 2014 - 11:00

This is your opportunity to find out more about the iSchool and our rewarding graduate degrees.

Saturday, October 25, 2014

Meet our faculty, students and staff and get answers to your questions on program options and the application process. 

#DCIToronto Lecture Series: Margaret Hedstrom

Thursday, October 30, 2014 - 16:00

The Digital Curation Institute Toronto Lecture Series continues with our first lecture in the new academic year on October 30 with guest lecturer, Margaret Hedstrom, iSchool at UMichigan, one of the pioneers of digital preservation and curation.

Details will be announced soon, but please save the date.


I.P. Sharp Lecture: UNESCO's Irina Bokova

Tuesday, November 18, 2014 - 19:00

The IP Sharp lectureship is delighted to welcome Irina Bokova, Director-General of UNESCO to give the next lecture, speaking on the Memory of the World Program

FIAA-OLA Super Conference Alumni Reception

Thursday, January 29, 2015 - 18:00

It’s a tradition! The Faculty of Information Alumni Association (FIAA) is hosting a super gathering to celebrate its super alumni on Thursday, January 29. Catch up with classmates at the Baton Rouge Restaurant, second floor, 277 Front Street West, from 6:00-8:00pm, minutes away from the conference centre. Entry is $15 (cash only) at the door and includes a drink ticket and appetizers. No need to be a conference attendee -- all alumni are welcome. You are also invited to bring a guest.

Bertha Bassam Lecture

Wednesday, March 11, 2015 - 18:00

The Bertha Bassam lecture will be delivered by R. David Lankes, on March 11, 2015, on the future of librarianship.

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