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. Palmer offers the MSLIS degree both fully online and in traditional face-to-face formats. With program locations throughout the New York metropolitan area, the Palmer School offers a broad portfolio of degree options 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 in information science and help you skillfully harness the way information is preserved, valued and delivered to every facet of society.

Students come to Palmer because of its accessibility, academic standards, and accreditations. Graduating from the Palmer School connects you with a prestigious Palmer Alumni community who are recognized in the industry as holding highly sought after skills sets. Palmer provides education and networking for one of the world’s leading information epicenters and will enable you to connect with global industry leaders. The Palmer School is a full member of the iSchools consortium, and a comprehensive school of information studies with one of the largest LIS program in the New York City metro area. 

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

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