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Mohammed Aman, Ph.D.

Mohammed Aman, Ph.D.


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Mohammed M. Aman Ph.D.

Former Dean, School of Information Studies
Former Interim Dean, School of Education
Editor-in-chief: Digest of Middle East Studies (DOMES)
PI/Director: IT2000 Program


Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

M.S., Colombia University

B.S., (with honors), Cairo University, Egypt


Dr. Mohammed M. Aman is Professor at the University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee School of Information Studies, was Dean of the School from June 1979 - October 2002 and served as the Interim Dean of the School of Education from July 2000 to August 2001. Prior to joining UWM in 1979 he was Dean of the School of Library and Information Science at Long Island University (1976-79); Director of the division of Library and Information Science at St. John’s University in New York (1973-76) where he was on the faculty since 1969.

Courses Taught

524 Management of Libraries & Information Services
770 The Academic Library
771 The Public Library
823 Seminar in International and Multicultural Info. Services
876 Seminar in Library Automation

Sample Publications

Aman, M. (2008) Information technology for libraries and information centers. (with Dr. Yaser Adbul Moati). Kuwait: Al-Falah Publishing. 2008.

Aman, M. (2000) The Internet and its use in libraries and information centers (in Arabic). Tunis: Arab League Educational, Scientific, Cultural Organization (ALESCO). 2000.

Aman, M. (2005) Kuwait’s first library and information association. ALA International Leads 19 (2).

Aman, M. (2009) Informatics in the Arab World; special issue of the Digest of Middle East Studies (DOMES) Fall 2009 issue.