School of Library and Information Science

A powerful opportunity to educate, inform, and serve the communities in which we live.

The School of Library and Information Science (SLIS) is a national leader with top-rated faculty, prestigious alumnae/i, and great locations in Boston, South Hadley, and Amherst, Massachusetts. 

U.S. News & World Report ranked the School of Library and Information Science 12th in the nation — including our Archives Management program ranked 3rd, our Services for Children and Youth program ranked 4th, our School Library Media program ranked 9th, and our Digital Librarianship program ranked 12th. 

In the School of Library and Information Science, you'll have direct and frequent access to faculty who pride themselves on being personal mentors. You'll work closely with classmates in an engaging, supportive classroom environment, be it face-to-face or through our innovative online programs.

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