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The Mission of the School of Library and Information Studies is

  • to provide excellence in education, preparing leaders for a diverse, highly technological, knowledge-based global society
  • to engage in research and creative activities that generate new knowledge and applications for effective practice and that foster interdisciplinary approaches to address information challenges
  • to meet the complex information needs of society through public and professional service

The School meets this mission through offering these degree programs:

  • The Master of Library and Information Studies, accredited by the American Library Association (MLIS)
  • The Bachelor of Arts in Information Studies (BAIS)
  • The Information Studies Minor


Interested in SLIS?

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