Program Outcomes

Program Outcome 1: Foundations of the Profession

Articulate a philosophy of ethical and client-centered information services for the library and information professions.

Program Outcome 2: Information Resources

Explain and implement the development, maintenance, and management of collections and resources to meet specific information needs.

Program Outcome 3: Organization of Recorded Knowledge and Information

Explain, use, maintain, and develop systems to organize and retrieve recorded knowledge.

Program Outcome 4: Technological Knowledge and Skills

Employ current and emerging technologies effectively for communication, and to search for, identify, repackage, and deliver information resources.

Program Outcome 5: Reference and User Services

Retrieve, evaluate, and synthesize information resources to fulfill an information needs assessment, evaluate the usefulness of these resources to the user.

Program Outcome 6: Research

Evaluate, critique, and discuss new research in the field, assess library or information problems and identify an appropriate research method.

Program Outcome 7: Continuing Education and Lifelong Learning

Demonstrate a commitment to lifelong learning by participating in professional development activities and disseminating new information to colleagues and patrons.

Program Outcome 8: Administration and Management

Aid in effective and appropriate change in library and information services through collaboration, communication, and collegiality.


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