Louis Round Wilson Academy


The central pillar supporting The Knowledge Trust, the Louis Round Wilson Academy, will define and disseminate the primary tenets of 21st century information and library science and service.

Convened by the School of Information and Library Science, the Academy is comprised of global thought leaders and information revolutionaries who serve as a contemporary council of elders. Experienced, insightful and continuously engaged by knowledge and its dimensions, members of the Academy will bring incomparable experience and insight to help leaders of the University shape the preparation for and practice of the new knowledge sciences. With faculty of the School and the University, the Academy will address a future of constant change in which the new knowledge professional must anticipate and understand the information needs of tomorrow’s society.