University of Southern California

MS of Mgmt in Library and Information Science - Digital Librarianship

Address:

Waite Phillips Hall 3470 Trousdale Parkway

Los Angeles, CA 90089

United States

Phone:

1-213-740-0224

Program Information

Degrees Offered:

MS of Mgmt in Library and Information Science - Digital Librarianship

Format: Online

Program Description:

In our modern world, information is at everyone's fingertips. Yet not everyone knows how to how to access, evaluate, manage or use it. That's where the 21st century librarian comes in. The University of Southern California's online Master of Management in Library and Information Science prepares librarians and information professionals with the advanced knowledge, communication skills and practical leadership abilities needed to become an effective manager and a decision-maker. Whether you want to help people access information, run a research team, utilize advanced technology skills for organizing and accessing information, or manage a library or information center, USC's online Master of Management in Library and Information Science program can help you achieve your goals. In addition, the program offers the opportunity to focus more sharply on your particular area of interest by choosing one of these areas of special focus: Academic Librarianship, Digital Librarianship and Urban Public Librarianship. Digital Librarianship Learn to manage digital information and assets for business, government, academic institutions and non-profit organizations. Study information systems and emerging technologies; explore database management, digital curation and preservation, digital asset management, metadata, and more.

Accreditation:

Western Association of Schools and Colleges, Accrediting Commission for Senior Colleges and Universities

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: No

International Financial Aid: No

Classification: Doctoral/Research University—Extensive

Loans Offered: Financial Aid is available Federal Student Loans. Applicants may apply by completing the FAFSA and applying code 001328. Several scholarships also available.

Locale: Large City

Size & Settings: 0-999

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