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Aim: The purpose of this study was to identify the educational needs of graduate and undergraduate students in the field of knowledge and Information Science. Method: The research method is survey and evaluative, it was a kind of analytical-survey research. The research population consists of all graduate students of state universities affiliated to the Ministry of Science, Research and Technology of Tehran, and graduates of knowledge and Information Science in all sections from 2011-2016. The relevant statistics were referenced to the websites of the universities, referring to the reference book of the assessment organization and the census of students in 3575 individuals. 357 of them were selected according to Cochran formula. Stratified random sampling method was used and information was gathered through a questionnaire based on Ahanchian, Lotfi, Kazemi & sabetzadeh's (2015) research. Results: The findings of this study showed that reference service skills, IT skills, information literacy skills, organization skills and set-up skills are important for students and graduates, respectively. The results also showed that there is no significant difference between students 'and graduates' needs based on their educational level and gender. Conclusion: The results of this study showed that reference and IT services skills are one of the most important needs of students and graduates to enter the labor market, and institutions and universities need to enter the workforce to train qualified staff and plan for the training of the mentioned skills.