UBC iSchool (Library, Archival and Information Studies) is an internationally ranked, multi-disciplinary school, offering one-of-a-kind graduate programs: Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS), Master of Archival Studies (MAS), Dual MLIS/MAS, an interdisciplinary Master of Children’s Literature (MACL), and PhD. The iSchool also collaborates with other UBC departments for the Bachelor of Media Studies undergraduate program. The iSchool is one of the only schools in North America offering a stand-alone archival program, and ranked as number one in Canada, and fourth in the world, for graduate education in library and information management.
The iSchool is a premiere research institution with international partnerships, competitive funding, experiential learning opportunities, located at the University of British Columbia, one of the top 20 universities in the world. Students have a range of career pathways to choose from including the First Nations Curriculum Concentration focusing on Indigenous perspectives.
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