Master of Science in Library and Information Science: Public Librarianship

General

Program Description

The online Master of Science in Library and Information Science (M.S.L.I.S.) gives you the knowledge to analyze, evaluate and organize information effectively to enhance information delivery and become an information specialist in the industry and area of your choice. In this program accredited by the American Library Association (ALA), you will learn how to analyze, evaluate and organize information to enhance information delivery in your chosen specialty.

Develop a specialty through your choice of concentration in:

  • Academic Librarianship
  • Archival Studies
  • Legal Information Professional
  • Management
  • Public Librarianship
  • Special Librarianship
  • Youth Services

St. John's M.S. L.I.S. offers an E-portfolio and mentoring program to help students strengthen their ability to secure an advanced position in library sciences. Students can choose from six unique concentrations of study, benefit from a strong alumni network, and are also eligible for the performance-based O'Connell Scholarship.

Last updated April 2019

About the School

St. John’s is a Catholic Vincentian University that prepares students for personal and professional success in today’s global society.

St. John’s is a Catholic Vincentian University that prepares students for personal and professional success in today’s global society. Read less