SLIS students engage in all manner of research activities. Highlights of SLIS student research include Martha Attridge Bufton, who was the recipient of the 2016 IFLA LIS Student Paper Award, and Amanda Larsen's Mitacs Accelerate Internship assessing compliance with multiple privacy regimes for a start-up software development company.
Theses completed by SLIS students over the 2016/17 academic year include:
Maureen Babb (MLIS) An Exploration of Academic Librarians as Researchers within a University Setting
Colette Leung (HuCo/MLIS) The Journeys of Books: Rare Books and Manuscripts Provenance Metadata in a Digital Age
Zachary Schoenberger (HuCo/MLIS) Who Wrote This? Creator Metadata Quality on Academia.Edu
Sandra Schwab (HuCo/MLIS) Defining Privacy: A Critical Investigation of Canadian Political Discourse