Job Shadowing Program

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Feb. 13 - Aug. 31, 2017

Sponsored by the Faculty of Information Alumni Association (FIAA), the Job Shadowing program offers current iSchool students an essential opportunity to:

  • Gain valuable insights from current information and museum professionals
  • Form, develop, and cultivate their personal networks and connections
  • Expand their realm of experience 

A few important notes:

  • Students are responsible for contacting their hosts to arrange a mutually convenient time for the visit, between February and August. No classes will be held during Reading Week, so students may want to visit during that time. 
  • Students can sign up to shadow only one host during the first week of the program, to allow as many other students as possible to participate. If you sign up to one host and want to switch to another, please cancel the signup you no longer want.

REGISTRATION OPENS FEBRUARY 13

Requests for registration and questions can be directed to jobshadow [dot] ischoolatutoronto [dot] ca

Due to technical problems with the server, direct log in and registration is not functioning. Students must e-mail jobshadow [dot] ischoolatutoronto [dot] ca to request their top three choices of host organizations for job shadowing. They will receive contact information for the first available host organization of choice.

Please remember that participating hosts are volunteering their time, and may plan activities specifically for this program. It is expected that all students who register follow through on their commitments.

# Organization Type of organization Stream Geographic regionsort icon Student limit Status
1 Centre for Addiction and Mental Health Health Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
2 TPL-Jane/Sheppard Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Open
3 Canadian Lesbian and Gay Archives Special Archives/Records Management GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
4 Mississauga Library System, Lakeview branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Open
5 St Michael's Hospital, Li Ka Shing Knowledge Centre Health Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
6 Michener Institute of Education at UHN Health Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
7 Vaughan Public Libraries - Woodbridge Library Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Open
8 St Mary's Museum and Archives Public Archives/Records Management GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
9 Vaughan Public Libraries - Pleasant Ridge Library Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Open
10 Smart Info Management Services Other Knowledge Management & Information Management GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
11 Vaughan Public Libraries - Pierre Berton Resource Library Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Open
12 Shaftesbury Associates Other Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 10 Open
13 Vaughan Public Libraries - Maple Library Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Open
14 Ryerson University Library & Archives Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
15 Vaughan Public Libraries - Dufferin Clark Library Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Open
16 PwC Management Services LP Law Knowledge Management & Information Management GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
17 Vaughan Public Libraries - Civic Centre Resource Library Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
18 ProQuest Vendor Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
19 Archives of the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Toronto (ARCAT) Special Archives/Records Management GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
20 TPL-Brentwood Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
21 Vaughan Public Libraries - Bathurst-Clark Library Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
22 York University, Steacie Science & Engineering Library Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 3 Open
23 Vaughan Public Libraries - Ansley Grove Library Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Open
24 Ontario Shores Centre for Mental Health Sciences Health Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
25 York University, Osgoode Hall Law School Library Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
26 Ontario Securities Commission Law Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
27 University of Toronto, University College Library Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
28 Ontario Ministry of Government Services, Enterprise Architecture Branch Government Information Systems & Design GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
29 TPL-Toronto Reference Library, Preservation & Digitisation Services Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
30 University of Toronto, Rotman School of Management, Business Information Centre Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
31 Ontario Ministry of Government and Consumer Services, Information, Privacy and Archives Division Government Knowledge Management & Information Management GTA - Toronto 6 Open
32 TPL-Toronto Reference Library Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
33 University of Toronto, Robarts Library (II) Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
34 Ontario Ministry of Finance - Finance Library Government Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
35 TPL-S. Walter Stewart Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Open
36 University of Toronto, Robarts Library (I) Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
37 Ontario Library Association Other Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
38 TPL-Communications, Programming & Customer Engagement Department Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 3 Closed
39 University of Toronto, OISE Library (III) Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
40 Ontario Colleges Library Service Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
41 TPL-Planning and Development Dept. Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
42 University of Toronto, OISE Library (II) Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
43 TPL-Northern District Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Open
44 University of Toronto, OISE Library (I) Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
45 TPL-Maria A Shchuka Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Open
46 University of Toronto Libraries, Office of the Chief Librarian (II) Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
47 TPL-Main Street Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Open
48 University of Toronto Libraries, Office of the Chief Librarian (I) Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
49 Legislative Assembly of Ontario, Legislative Library Government Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
50 University of Toronto, Math and Earth Sciences Library Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
51 Insurance Bureau of Canada - Kennedy / Martin Library Special Knowledge Management & Information Management GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
52 TPL-Information Technology Public Knowledge Management & Information Management GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
53 University of Toronto, Graham Library, Trinity College Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
54 TPL-Humberwood Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Open
55 University of Toronto, Government Information & Reference Resarch Services Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
56 GOBI Library Solutions from EBSCO Vendor Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 10 Open
57 TPL-High Park Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
58 University of Toronto, Gerstein Science Information Centre Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
59 FSO Research & Information Other Other GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
60 TPL-Gerrard-Ashdale Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Open
61 University of Toronto, Bora Laskin Law Library Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
62 TPL-Annette Street Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
63 Fasken Martineau DuMoulin LLP Law Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
64 TPL-Fairview Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Open
65 TPL-Danforth/Coxwell Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Open
66 Upper Canada College School Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
67 CNIB Library Special Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 3 Closed
68 TPL-Bloor/Gladstone Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
69 City of Toronto, Legal Services Library Government Knowledge Management & Information Management GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
70 TPL-Barbara Frum Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 3 Open
71 Toronto Lawyers Association Law Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
72 City of Toronto Archives (II) Government Archives/Records Management GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
73 TPL-Albion Branch (II) Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Open
74 City of Toronto Archives (I) Government Archives/Records Management GTA - Toronto 2 Closed
75 TPL-Albion Branch (I) Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
76 Ontario Treasury Board Secretariat, Information Management, Access and Privacy Office (IMAPO) Government Archives/Records Management GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
77 TPL-Agincourt Branch Public Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 2 Open
78 Toronto District School Board - Library Learning Resources School Library and Information Science GTA - Toronto 1 Closed
79 McMaster University. DeGroote Institute for Pain Research and Care Health Knowledge Management & Information Management GTA - Other 1 Closed
80 Burlington Public Library Public Library and Information Science GTA - Other 1 Closed
81 Brock University, James A. Gibson Library Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Other 1 Open
82 Brampton Library - 6 branches and branch /partnership services Public Library and Information Science GTA - Other 7 Open
83 Barrie Public Library Public Library and Information Science GTA - Other 2 Open
84 ArcelorMittal Special Library and Information Science GTA - Other 2 Closed
85 York Region District School Board-Wiclay P.S. School Library and Information Science GTA - Other 10 Open
86 Niagara Parks Commission Other Archives/Records Management GTA - Other 1 Closed
87 McMaster University Academic Library and Information Science GTA - Other 3 Open
88 Southern Ontario Library Services (SOLS) Other Library and Information Science GTA - Other 1 Closed
89 Hamilton Public Library Public Library and Information Science GTA - Other 3 Open
90 Dufferin-Peel Catholic District School Board School Library and Information Science GTA - Other 1 Closed
91 Thames Valley District School Board - Westmount Public School School Library and Information Science Western Ontario 2 Open
92 Wilfrid Laurier University - Brantford Campus, Game Design & Development Academic Information Systems & Design Western Ontario 1 Open
93 University of Waterloo Library - Special Collections & Archives Academic Archives/Records Management Western Ontario 1 Closed
94 University of Guelph Library (II) Academic Library and Information Science Western Ontario 1 Closed
95 University of Guelph Library (I) Academic Library and Information Science Western Ontario 2 Closed
96 Carleton Place Public Library Public Library and Information Science Eastern Ontario 3 Open
97 Bank of Canada Government Knowledge Management & Information Management Eastern Ontario 1 Closed
98 Perth & District Union Public Library Public Library and Information Science Eastern Ontario 2 Open
99 Ottawa-Carleton District School Board, Glebe Collegiate Institute School Library and Information Science Eastern Ontario 2 Closed
100 Immigration, Refugees and Citizenship Canada / Government of Canada Government Knowledge Management & Information Management Eastern Ontario 3 Closed
101 Maskwacis Cultural College Special Library and Information Science Outside Ontario 1 Open
102 Fisheries and Oceans Canada, Institute of Ocean Sciences Government Library and Information Science Outside Ontario 3 Open
103 Centre Canadien d’Architecture / Canadian Centre for Architecture Digital Archives Other Archives/Records Management Outside Ontario 3 Closed