The GSLIS Communications Office serves as the School's strategic communications and marketing unit. The breadth of its activities center around advancing the mission of the School through print and electronic media and the GSLIS website. In addition to preparing promotional materials and newsletters for GSLIS, the office produces two high-quality publications, Library Trends and The Bulletin of the Center for Children's Books.
|Area||Responsible Staff Member|
Leadership and general oversightImplementation of communications strategy; managerial and fiscal authority; marketing responsibilities; website management; special projects; general administration
Publications and media relationsStrategic development and execution of communications for the School with an emphasis on media relations, publications, and social media
Director of Publications and Media Relations
-kimsch, at illinois.edu-
Production of print materials and content developmentProduction of print materials and publications; content development for website and electronic communications; management of social media
Visiting Communications Coordinator
-cglaze, at illinois.edu-
The Bulletin of the Center for Children's BooksOne of the nation's leading children's book review journals for school and public librarians, The Bulletin is devoted entirely to the review of current books, providing concise summaries and critical evaluations.
Assistant Professor and Editor
-dstevens, at illinois.edu-
Library TrendsAn essential tool for librarians and educators alike, each issue of Library Trends explores a current topic of interest in professional librarianship and includes practical applications, thorough analyses, and literature reviews.
Assistant Dean and Managing Editor
-cashwill, at illinois.edu-
Guidelines for Submissions
- Website requests for calendar additions, web announcements, page updates/corrections, etc. - "email@example.com"-web, at support.lis.illinois.edu-
- Publicity requests for special projects, flyers, media announcements, and story ideas - "firstname.lastname@example.org"-communications, at support.lis.illinois.edu-