School of Library and Information Studies

Program Assessment

Program assessment is an ongoing, systematic, and active process intended to monitor and improve the overall quality of student learning. This page contains links relating to the School's MLIS program assessment activities. 

ALA Accreditation

The MLIS program at the University of Alberta is accredited by the American Library Association (ALA) Committee on Accreditation, with the status of Continued accreditation.

Exit Survey Summaries

SLIS conducts regular exit surveys of MLIS graduate students. 

Practicum Supervisors Surveys

Processes for MLIS Program Assessment (Chart)

This PDF chart illustrates the program assessment process. 

Program Level Learning Outcomes (PLO)

SLIS School Council

School Council, part of SLIS Governance, is the chief governing and advisory body of the School of Library and Information Studies. SLIS School Council consists of Library and Information Studies academic staff and representatives of other stakeholder groups.

Employment Surveys

SLIS conducts annual employment surveys of graduates of the Master of Library and Information Studies program.

Student Achievement Data

Student Professional Development Activities

This PDF gives a faceted overview of SLIS student Professional Development (PD) activities.