Library and Information Studies

Ranked in 2013 | Library and Information Studies Rankings Methodology

An advanced degree in library and information studies is vital for future librarians who wish to work in schools, government agencies, hospitals and more. These are the top schools for a master's degree in library and information studies.

Rank School name Score
#24 University of Oklahoma

Norman, OK

2.7
#24 University of South Florida

Tampa, FL

2.7
#24 Wayne State University

Detroit, MI

2.7
#22 University of Kentucky

Lexington, KY

2.8
#22 University of North Carolina—​Greensboro

Greensboro, NC

2.8
#21 University of North Texas

Denton, TX

2.9
#18 Kent State University

Kent, OH

3.0
#18 University of Alabama

Tuscaloosa, AL

3.0
#18 University of South Carolina

Columbia, SC

3.0
#17 University of Tennessee—​Knoxville

Knoxville, TN

3.2
#16 University of Wisconsin—​Madison

Madison, WI

3.3
#15 University of Wisconsin—​Milwaukee

Milwaukee, WI

3.4
#14 University of California—​Los Angeles

Los Angeles, CA

3.5
#13 Florida State University

Tallahassee, FL

3.6
#10 Drexel University

Philadelphia, PA

3.7
#10 University of Maryland—​College Park

College Park, MD

3.7
#10 University of Pittsburgh

Pittsburgh, PA

3.7
#9 Simmons College

Boston, MA

3.8
#8 Indiana University—​Bloomington

Bloomington, IN

3.9
#6 Rutgers, the State University of New Jersey—​New Brunswick

New Brunswick, NJ

4.0
#6 University of Texas—​Austin

Austin, TX

4.0
#4 Syracuse University

Syracuse, NY

4.3
#4 University of Michigan—​Ann Arbor

Ann Arbor, MI

4.3
#3 University of Washington

Seattle, WA

4.4
#2 University of North Carolina—​Chapel Hill

Chapel Hill, NC

4.5

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