Same school, new name. The School of Informatics and Computing is changing its name effective January 11, 2023. Learn more about the name change

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Our mission

We educate library and information professionals of the highest caliber. DLIS contributes to discovering and disseminating new findings from rigorous research that:

  • Advances the quality of libraries services
  • Preserves cultural heritage and scholarship
  • Advocates equitable access to information and its production.

Our work is guided by the principles of professional ethics as well as our commitment to the communities we serve.

Our vision

DLIS is dedicated to being a national leader in information research and education that address societal and technical needs of libraries, information organizations, communities, and individuals in the creation and use of information.

View the strategic plan