OI&LS Community Announcements

OI&LS Convocation

The OILS convocation will be held in the West Wing of Zimmerman on Saturday, December 13 from 2:00-4:00 pm. 

Richard Clement has been named dean for the UNM College of University Libraries & Learning Sciences

Provost Chaouki Abdallah has appointed Richard W. Clement as dean for the University of New Mexico's College of University Libraries & Learning Sciences. 

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Dr. Lani Gunawardena has been promoted to the rank of Distinguished Professor

Dr. Lani Gunawardena has been promoted to the rank of Distinguished Professor. The rank of Distinguished Professor is the highest faculty title that UNM bestows, and it is awarded to only a few of our most prominent faculty.  Please join us in congratulating Dr. Gunawardena for this most highest of academic achievements and to thank her for her hard work and dedication that has led to such a distinguished career. 

Our name has changed!

OLIT is now OI&LS - Organization, Information & Learning Sciences

Please contact the program directly for the most current information about courses and procedures.

Tuition Changes

Please note that UNM's Regents have changed the university's policies concerning in-state and out-of-state tuition. Non-residents must now pay out-of-state, regardless of how many credits they take.

Submit Your Portfolio Link!

Promote yourself at the OI&LS website! Learn submission details at the Student Portfolio page. What are you waiting for? Act now.

The OI&LS Website

We always appreciate your feedback about our site. Please send your comments to the appropriate contact in the OI&LS Program. Thank you!

Organization, Information & Learning Sciences Program

1 University of New Mexico
Albuquerque, NM 87131

Physical Location:
Zimmerman Library

Phone: 505-277-4131

A Warm Welcome From All of Us at the OI&LS (formerly OLIT) Program

OI&LS Faculty and Staff 2013

What is OI&LS?

The Organization, Information and Learning Sciences program (formerly known as Organizational Learning and Instructional Technology or OLIT) is now part of the College of University Libraries & Learning Sciences. The OI&LS program focuses on adult learning; instructional design and technology; the design, development, delivery, and evaluation of training; organization development; knowledge management; distance education; e-learning and data management. Bachelor's, master's and doctoral level degrees are offered.

For information regarding application procedures, program descriptions, faculty profiles, and other student resources, please browse this website.

Convocation December 2013

Convocation December 2012

Contacting Our Department


Direct any inquiries about the OI&LS Program to Dr. Victor Law, Interim Program Director, OI&LS.

Contact Linda Wood, Graduate Program Coordinator, OI&LS, regarding admission requirements and program checkpoints.

Contact Amy Vance , Undergraduate Program Coordinator and Advisor for information on the 2+2 undergraduate program.

Dr. Fran Wilkinson, Administrative Director, OI&LS, serves as the liaison between the OI&LS program and the Dean of the College of University Libraries and Learning Sciences. 

Please locate our contact information, such as our mailing address or faculty phone numbers, on our Contact page.

The "L" stands for "Learning"