Contact Information

This page contains general contact information, including mailing addresses and hours of operation, for the School of Library and Informaiton Studies. 

General Inquiries

For all inquiries, including those from current or prospective students, please email

We also welcome any questions and feedback concerning the School and this website. Please allow three to five working days for a response. 

COVID-19 and University Operations

To minimize the number of people on our campuses and prevent the spread of COVID-19, SLIS and the majority of University faculty and staff are working remotely until at least August 31, 2021. The Education Complex and most buildings on campus remain closed. Please email instead of phoning or sending physical lettermail. 

Mailing Address

School of Library and Information Studies
7-104 Education North
University of Alberta
Edmonton, AB
T6G 2J4

Current Applicants: Please note that all applicants to the MLIS program must upload electronic copies of all documentation. Do not mail hardcopies.

Office Hours

  • Open Monday to Friday 8:00 AM to 4:00 PM
  • Closed Noon to 1:00 PM
  • Closed Weekends and Holidays

NOTE: Because of COVID-19 the Education Complex is currently closed. 

Office hours are subject to change.

The University of Alberta is in the Mountain Time Zone.