Upcoming Events

Jan 28, 2022, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Relevance has long been considered central to information science. A deeper analysis leads to a narrower, more precise definition.
University of California - California Digital Library
Feb 4, 2022, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Daniella Lowenberg of the California Digital Library discusses integrity and ethical issues in data publishing and community-built resources.
Mark Graham, Internet Archive
Feb 11, 2022, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Mark Graham is the director of the Wayback Machine at the Internet Archive.
Roger C. Schonfeld
Feb 18, 2022, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Roger Schonfeld reviews recent concerns about research misconduct, publishing fraud, and misinformation and discusses potential policy responses.
Women in Data Science, Berkeley
Mar 7 2022 - All-day event
Join us for a series of events celebrating Women in Data Science at UC Berkeley.
BIG GIVE 3.10.22
Mar 9, 2022, 9:00 pm to Mar 10, 2022, 9:00 pm
24-hour fundraising drive
Danielle Cooper, Ithaka S+R
Apr 29, 2022, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Danielle Cooper discusses Ithaka S+R’s research on scholarly information and technology practices that foster successful data sharing in data communities.

Previous Events

Alan S. Inouye
Oct 22, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Alan Inouye discusses how policy-making has evolved in the library & education sectors during the pandemic and possible future directions.
Bill Marczak
Oct 21, 2021, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Bill Marczak shares his experience identifying new threat actors, including Candiru, a secretive Israel-based company that sells spyware exclusively to governments
InfoCamp 2021
Oct 16 2021 - All-day event
The 12th annual InfoCamp explores conflicts in data control and policy. The two-day event, led by IMSA, features an ideathon and a speaker series. The event is free and open to everyone in the information community.
Oct 15, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Short reports on various topics, including JCDL, SNAC, information science history, relevance theory, and more.
Oct 13, 2021, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
The Citizen Clinic (INFO 289) is a public-interest cybersecurity course that supports the capacity of politically-targeted organizations to defend themselves against online threats. Join us to learn more.
Oct 8, 2021, 2:30 pm to 4:00 pm
In 1918, UC Berkeley began a full-time program in library science. Join us to celebrate the 103rd birthday and history of the I School, SIMS, SLIS, and School of Librarianship.
Oct 7, 2021, 10:00 am to 12:15 pm
The UC Berkeley Center for Long-Term Cybersecurity (CLTC) invites you to the fifth-annual Research Exchange.
Leonardo Bursztyn
Oct 1, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Leonardo Bursztyn is an economist at the University of Chicago whose research uses field experiments to understand people’s decision-making.
Leslie Johnston
Sep 24, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Leslie Johnston is director of digital preservation at the U.S. National Archives.
Sep 17, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Wayne de Fremery and Michael Buckland explore the idea that relevance can be understood as creative opportunity.
Clifford Lynch
Sep 10, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
Vast amounts of video are being produced by colleges and universities today. What management and preservation challenges should institutions be addressing?
Sep 1, 2021, 5:45 pm to 7:15 pm
Join us as we welcome the MICS Summer and Fall 2021 cohorts. Open to all MICS students and alumni.  
Clifford Lynch
Aug 27, 2021, 3:10 pm to 5:00 pm
On the web’s 30th birthday, Clifford Lynch describes how the concept of “web archiving” has outlived its usefulness.
Aug 12, 2021, 5:00 pm to 8:00 pm
Graduating MIDS students present their data science projects. A panel of judges will select an outstanding project for the Hal R. Varian MIDS Capstone Award.
Aug 10, 2021, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Graduating 5th Year MIDS students present their data science projects.
Aug 4, 2021, 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Graduating MICS students present their cybersecurity projects. A panel of judges will select an outstanding project for the Lily L. Chang MICS Capstone Award.
Jul 26, 2021, 12:01 am to Aug 8, 2021, 11:30 pm
A fun run/walk/roll for the I School Community! Proceeds benefit Diversity & Inclusion Fellowships.
Jun 15 2021 - All-day event
Celebrate Pride and the life of I School alumnus Paul Fasana (M.L.S. ’60) with a gift to the Paul Fasana LGBTQ Studies Fellowship Fund.
Jun 9, 2021, 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Celebrate our student and alumni mentors.
May 16, 2021, 12:00 pm to 1:00 pm
Honor the classes of 2020 and 2021 with keynote speaker Brad Smith, president of Microsoft; faculty tributes; and presentation of capstone awards.