MSLIS program

The Master of Science in Library and Information Science (MSLIS) is a comprehensive graduate program that prepares individuals for careers in libraries (academic, public, and special), archives and special collections, cultural institutions, government agencies, or other information-intensive organizations.

Through a wide variety of courses, the MSLIS program provides students with the knowledge and skills related to information creation, storage and retrieval, communication, description and access, selection, acquisition, organization, preservation, dissemination, use, and management.

See Library and Information Science, MS Curriculum Overview and Yearly Plan of Study

Questions? For admissions inquiries, please contact Graduate Admissions at 718.636.3514 or For all other inquiries, contact the School of Information at 212.647.7682 or For more information, you may also request a catalog and sign-up to attend an information session.