Information Organization Concentration

Preparing students for careers in cataloging, indexing, metadata work, or archival organization in a wide variety of settings, including libraries, archives, museums, private corporations, government agencies, and other organizations; the Information Organization (IO) Concentration provides a way for students to formally focus their studies on information organization within the context their MLIS degree program and its requirements. The Concentration includes a mixture of theoretical and practical knowledge and skills, and will be posted on a student's transcript upon degree conferral.

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Declaration of Intent Forms

To pursue the Information Organization Concentration students must fill out and submit the Declaration of Intent form.

Funding & Aid

Career Opportunities

  • Cataloger
  • Metadata Librarian
  • Indexer
  • Metadata Specialist
  • Digital Asset Manager
  • Taxonomist
  • Ontologist
  • Information Architect



For questions, please contact
Steven Miller
IO Concentration Coordinator