The goal of the SLIM Master of Library Science program is to prepare creative problem solvers who will provide proactive client-centered services in information agencies.
Graduates of the SLIM Master of Library Science Degree program will be able to:
Articulate a philosophy of client-centered information services based on the epistemological and ethical foundations of the library and information professions
Explain and apply interdisciplinary theories and models relevant to managing library and information service agencies
Conduct an information needs assessment, and design and evaluate customized information services and products based on those needs
Based on a diagnosed need, retrieve, interpret, and/or repackage relevant information resources, and evaluate their use and impact
Demonstrate life-long learning skills by continually acquiring new knowledge, skills and perspectives to respond to changing conditions
Note: SLIM program outcomes have been updated since 2009