Library and Information Science Dual-degree Program

The Program

Earn a master’s degree in virtually any discipline offered by the New York University’s Graduate School of Arts and Science (GSAS) and an ALA-accredited Master of Science in Library and Information Science (M.S.L.I.S.) from Long Island University’s Palmer School of Library and Information Science. This unique program is designed to meet the need for subject specialist and scholar librarians in academic, research and cultural institutions.  Our approach to integrating subject expertise with education and training in library and information science provides dual degree graduates with the opportunity to acquire the skills and knowledge needed in a variety of professional settings.

Location and Class Schedules

The Palmer School Manhattan is located in NYU’s Bobst Library, where all classes are held. Please see for more information. At NYU’s Graduate School of Arts and Science, students may major in any of the numerous master's degree programs offered.  For more information about schedules, departments, and admission procedures, please visit

Contact Us

For more information about the dual degree program, please call our office in Bobst Library at NYU at 212.998.2680, or email
Updated on 01/26/2015