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What Will Happen to the MLIS?

In light of recent changes to the merits of LIS degrees, two new ALA task forces will address and reform accreditation.

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What To Expect From Online Library School

Many people who work in libraries decide that they want to pursue the Master’s Degree in Library Science (or in Library and Information Science) and work towards becoming an official librarian. Originally that meant packing up and going away to school, or finding a school local enough to commute back and forth. But, with the rise of online schooling more and more MLS programs are being offered that way.