Recent SIS graduate Lauren Cole (Spring ’19) spent part of her last semester conducting a practicum through East Tennessee PBS and its “Black in Appalachia” project.
Program in Library & Information Sciences
ALA Accredited since 1972.
Top 3 Affordable Online MSIS.*
July 10, 2019
Alum Lauren Cole ('19) Speaks on Practicum with PBS 'Black in Appalachia' Project
June 28, 2019
ALA 2019 Through the Eyes of Student Lisa Ladd
June 13, 2019
SIS, Director Diane Kelly Partner in PhD Training Grant
June 12, 2019
Alumni Q&A: Recent Grad Valerie Aucoin on the Advantages of ALA
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About Our Information Sciences Program
Accredited by the American Library Association since 1972, the University of Tennessee School of Information Sciences is the only ALA accredited master’s program in Tennessee. Our nationally ranked, top-20 program has achieved regional, national, and international recognition through award-winning faculty, innovative research, diversity and inclusion, and online learning options. Our strengths include information organization and data management; academic, public and school librarianship; scientific and technical information; scholarly communications; digital collections; and user experience.
From preparing data analysts for private corporations to librarians for the public sector, the UT School of Information Sciences specializes in cultivating the next generation of information professionals and positioning them for career success; leading the way with both traditional and nontraditional career paths.
|Nearly 90% of MSIS Graduates Report Employment
within One Year of Graduation According to our Student Achievement Data.
Our Accrediation, Partnerships and Ranking Include:
*Derived from a 2018 cost analysis of the 2017 US News & World Reports top 20 programs.