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Continue your education. Continue your career.

Consistently ranked in the top 20 programs in the world, our synchronous, online program was one of the first of its kind. Should you choose to study digital technologies, our emphasis on digital and emergent media will distinguish you among other graduates in the field and prepare you for a career at the digital frontier of library and information studies. For those planning to take the traditional libraries route, our ALA-accredited program will prepare you for field work in academic, community and special libraries.

Online Degree Options

SLIS offers two options for online learning: a fully online, synchronous program and a partially online option for regional students.

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Admission Requirements

  • Overall 3.0 GPA or 3.0 GPA in the last 60 hours of coursework
  • Acceptable score on the GRE or MAT

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Curriculum

  • A minimum of 36 semester hours are required for the MLIS degree
  • Thesis and non-thesis tracks available

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Internships

We’ve partnered with more than 100 host institutions in 39 states and five countries for student internship experiences.

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