About the Blog
iSchool@SGblog is the official blog of Maryland’s iSchool at Shady Grove. It is maintained by the iSchool at Shady Grove staff: Program Director Dr. Vedat Diker, Program Coordinator Vicky Reinke, Advisor Hussain Abbas, and Graduate Assistant Melissa McDonald. On it you’ll find program information, iSchool at Shady Grove news and events, resources for MLS and MIM students, and more. Our goal is to provide you with a place to get all of your iSchool at Shady Grove information and have a little fun while doing it.
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At times the blog will provide links to stories, blogs, and/or information from sites beyond those at the University of Maryland and the iSchool. Ideas expressed on those unaffiliated sites do not necessarily reflect those of the University or the iSchool. Links to such sites should not be viewed as endorsements.