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SLIM Academics + Programs

School of Library and Information Management Academics + Programs

Explore our programs

The School of Library and Information Management (SLIM) offers MS and PhD degrees and is fully accredited by the American Library Association. MLS courses are designed to meet the needs of traditional and non-traditional students alike, and are taught fully online. Concentrations are available in Archives Studies, Informatics, Leadership & Administration, School Library Media, and Youth Service. SLIM also offers certificate and licensure programs.

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Master of Library Science

The goal of the online Master of Library Science program is to prepare creative problem solvers who will provide proactive client-centered services in information agencies.

Master of Library Science
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Doctor of Philosophy-Library and Information Management

The PhD program is designed to prepare scholars for leadership in teaching, research, and administration in higher education, information organizations, and related fields.

PhD Program
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Certificate Programs

The School of Library and Information Management has several certificate programs to help you further your career.

Certificate Programs
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Licensure Programs

The School of Library and Information Management offers two School Library Media licensure programs to help you further your career.

Licensure Programs