Library Schools to US News: Rank Us–Please!

What does it say about the state of librarianship education, or the library profession, that they begged the US News and World Report to once again include library schools in their notoriously flawed and misleading rankings? Law schools have railed against the rankings for years, while feeling compelled to participate; some schools have gamed the rankings, making them even more suspect. So what are the library schools thinking of, begging to be let in for the same treatment?

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About James G. Milles

Professor of Law, SUNY Buffalo Law School

Posted on April 17, 2006, in Libraries. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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