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Advanced Certificates

Advanced Certificate programs are open to individuals who already hold a master's degree (with one exception, see below) or students currently enrolled in a graduate degree program at the School of Information.

A student at a worktable with an archival document. They are holding a brush and are surrounded by their tools.


Use archival principles and practices to make available documentary materials and historical evidence with long-term value to researchers and the public.

Children’s and Young Adult Library Services

Develop the skills, knowledge, and cultural competencies needed to implement inclusive and creative library services for children and youth.

Conservation and Digital Curation

Use conservation and digital curation practices in both physical and digital contexts, including born-digital collections, across GLAM institutions (Galleries, Libraries, Archives, and Museums).

Digital Humanities

Support research, teaching, and professional development in the area of digital humanities, which applies cutting­-edge technology and methods to age-­old inquiries into culture, meaning, and value.

Museum Studies

Acquire the essential knowledge and skills needed to engage with the museum world as professionals. Offered though the Department of History of Art and Design.  

Spatial Analysis and Design 

Explore and analyze spatial data, develop technical mapping skills, and learn to apply visual design principles to research output. A Masters degree is not required. 

User Experience

Apply a user-centered perspective to the design and evaluation of interactive technologies.