Library and Information Studies (post master’s LIS)
Upate and hone your professional knowledge and skills in LIS
The Advanced Certificate in LIS is designed for information professionals who wish to gain new skills for libraries in the digital world, from digital libraries and services to digital information design, social media, and policy.
Above: SILS students participating in the London Summer School at a lecuture at the British Library on its digital collections.
This 30-credit program consists of six 3-credit courses and 6 credits of independent research on a topic selected by the student for which the student writes a paper supervised by SILS faculty.
A Sampling of Elective Courses:
- Digital Libraries
- Projects in Digital Archives
- Information Architecture
- People Centered Research and Design
- Human Information Behavior
- Metadata Description and Access
Below: SILS student talking with a professor during the London Summer Program.