May 12, 2021

Library Education: ALA Committee on Accreditation Announces Actions Taken During ALA 2011

Here’s What ALA Said in a News Release Earlier Today:

Continued accreditation status was granted to the following programs:

  • Master of Library and Information Science offered by the University of Denver.
  • Master of Arts and Master of Science in Library Science offered by the University of Kentucky.
  • Master of Library and Information Science offered by the University of Western Ontario.

The next comprehensive review visit at each institution is scheduled to occur in 2018.

Continued accreditation status and release from conditional status was granted to the following program:

  • Master of Library and Information Studies offered by the University of North Carolina, Greensboro.

The next comprehensive review visit is scheduled to occur in 2018.

Candidacy status was granted to the following program:

  • Master of Information Studies offered by the University of Ottawa.

The first comprehensive review visit is scheduled to occur in 2013.

Read the Complete Announcement

See Also: Directory of ALA-accredited master’s programs in library and information studies

The directory is available in the following formats:

About Gary Price

Gary Price (gprice@mediasourceinc.com) is a librarian, writer, consultant, and frequent conference speaker based in the Washington D.C. metro area. Before launching INFOdocket, Price and Shirl Kennedy were the founders and senior editors at ResourceShelf and DocuTicker for 10 years. From 2006-2009 he was Director of Online Information Services at Ask.com, and is currently a contributing editor at Search Engine Land.

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