Skip to main content

University of Michigan School of Information


Freedom of information (FOIA)

The examination of legal frameworks, policies and practices aimed at promoting transparency and public access to government-held information, fostering accountability and upholding the right of citizens to be informed about governmental activities.

Not finding what you’re looking for? Connect with our experts

UMSI’s thought leaders actively translate their ideas into real-world impact. Our UMSI faculty and staff stand ready to engage with journalists and officials, offering perspective, insight and expertise. Share the details of your project, and your timeline, and we'll connect you with the right UMSI subject matter experts.