SIS Director Diane Kelly was interviewed by local TV station WBIR-TV about the School's efforts to collect new books for the Sevier County Public Library system's Wildfire Kids iniative. As reported in a previous story, Kelly is leading the campus effort to ensure the children impacted by the November wildfires in the Smokies have plenty of books to replace the ones the children lost. To view the video, see http://www.wbir.com/news/local/collecting-books-for-wildfire-victims/394736576.
The University of Tennessee, Knoxville, School of Information Sciences will be collecting books for children in Sevier County who lost their possessions in the recent wildfires.
In conjunction with an initiative of the Sevier County Public Library, SIS will collect new books for children and teens in a collection container at its office in Suite 451 of the Communications Building, 1345 Circle Park Drive. Books should be delivered to the campus office no later than Friday, Feb. 3.