College of Education, Information & Technology
Palmer School of Library & Information Science

Palmer School of Library and Information Science

The Palmer School of Library and Information Science is one of the most distinguished schools of library and information science in the country. With three program locations throughout the New York metropolitan area as well as online and blended courses, the Palmer School offers a broad portfolio of degree and advanced certificate programs taught by a faculty of distinguished scholars, researchers, and hands-on practitioners. Our master's programs are designed to prepare you for careers for a digital world and help you skillfully harness the way information is preserved, valued and delivered to every facet of society.

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Visit the online resource center for information about Palmer School classes, schedules, textbook requirements, internships, jobs, forms, and more.

Long Island University offers several open houses and information sessions throughout the year at its three locations. For more information contact the Palmer School at 516-299-2866 or email

Faculty Spotlight

Dr. Thomas D. Walker joined the Palmer School in the Summer of 2016 as Director of the Palmer School and Associate Dean of the College of Education, Information, and Technology. For much of his career he was associated with the School of Information Studies (SOIS) at the University of Wisconsin – Milwaukee.


Career Opportunities

The Palmer School's highly respected master's programs prepare you for a wide range of professional careers in public and private libraries and information technology settings.



College of Education, Information, and Technology
Dr. Albert Inserra, Dean