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Library Science Collection (University Library): Courses

Related Courses

There are many institutions in the UK that offer a broad range of courses related to librarianship and information sciences. Below are a selection of the courses offered and their different attributes. While many of the courses are advertised as full undergraduate or postgraduate degrees, many can be taken as a diploma or certificate.

All the latest prospectuses and promotional material for these institutions are housed next to the Library Science print collection in the Commonwealth Room.

University Level

Aberystwyth University

Offers both Undergraduate degrees and Postgraduate degrees in Information and Library Studies. These distance-learning courses are a useful way to study and work at the same time. They also offer postgraduate study in Digital Information Services and Archive Administration.

City University London

Offer both part-time and full-time courses in Information Science and Library Science.

Cranfield University

Offer full and part-time postgraduate study in Information Capability Management.

Glynd┼Ár University (Wrexham)

Offer a foundation degree in Library and Information Practice and an undergraduate course in Library and Information Management.

King College London

Offer full and part-time study for a masters degree in Digital Asset and Media Management.

Manchester Metropolitan University

Offer full and part-time masters degree courses in Library and Information Management and Information Management.

Northumbria University

Offers distance learning masters courses in Information and Library Management and Information and Record Management.

Robert Gordon University

Offer full, part-time and distance learning masters courses in Information and Library Studies and Information Management.

University College London

Offers a part-time course with both a diploma and masters degree in Library Studies. Completion of either of these courses includes both time on campus and independent study over a predetermined time period.

University of Glasgow

Offers a masters course in Digital Media and Information Studies and Information Management and Preservation.

University of Sheffield

Offer a host of full and part-time masters courses, including:  Librarianship, Information Management, Information Systems, Health Informatics, Digital Library Management and Data Science. They also offer a distance learning masters Library and Information Services Management.

University of Strathclyde

Offers masters courses in Information and Library Studies and Information Management.

University of West England

Offers a full and part-time masters course in Information Management.

University of Ulster

Offers a blended-learning masters course in Library and Information Management.