UC Berkeley Campus between 1898 and 1905 (photo courtesy of the Library of Congress)
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103rd Birthday Celebration

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Friday, October 8, 2021
2:30 pm to 3:30 pm PDT

In 1918 UC Berkeley began a full-time program in library science. Join us for this year’s celebration of the founding and history of the School of Information, School of Information Management and Systems, School of Library and Information Studies, and School of Librarianship.


I School Ph.D. student Lucy Li will discuss her innovative research using natural language processing to analyze gender, race, and ethnicity content in textbooks.

Librarian Susan Hildreth, MLS will give an overview of the extraordinary career of School of Librarianship alumna Regina Minudri, MLS ’59 (1937–2021).

Professor Hany Farid, associate dean and head of the School of Information, will discuss his work on deepfakes and misinformation.



When you register for the event, we will send you a link with detailed instructions for connecting.


If you have questions about this event, please contact Tia Foss.

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Tia Foss
Director of Philanthropy
102 South Hall


If you require an accommodation for effective communication (ASL interpreting, CART captioning, alternative media formats, etc.) or information about mobility access in order to fully participate in this event, please contact Catherine Cronquist Browning with as much advance notice as possible and at least 7–10 days in advance of the event.

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Catherine Cronquist Browning
Assistant Dean of Academic Programs and of Equity and Inclusion
111 South Hall

Last updated:

September 16, 2021