Post-Master's Certificate in Evidence-Based Health Science Librarianship

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The post-master’s Graduate Certificate in Evidence-Based Health Science Librarianship provides the knowledge and skills to be competent in practicing evidence-based librarianship in the health profession. The curriculum consists of the fundamental knowledge of library science and focuses on resources and services in health science librarianship, with a capstone practicum in a health science library or information center.

The curriculum for the certificate program consists of three required library science courses, three required courses in health science librarianship, and one required practicum as the capstone course.

Post-Master's Certificate in Evidence-Based Health Science Librarianship Program of Study (21 semester credit hours)

Required Library Science Courses (9 SCH)
LS 5083Foundations of Library and Information Studies3
LS 5013Information Organization and Retrieval3
LS 5043Information and Communication Technology3
Required Health Informatics Courses (9 SCH)
LS 5363Health Sciences Information Services Management3
LS 5473Health Reference Services and Resources3
LS 5483Consumer Health Information Resources3
Required Practicum (3 SCH)
LS 5843Practicum (Evidence-Based Practice in a health science library)3
Total Semester Credit Hours21