Our established MA Librarianship degree includes guest lectures from industry professionals and field visits. Through group work, you’ll hone your organisational and teamworking skills. We can also help you to develop leadership and management capabilities.
This CILIP-accredited course prepares you for a library career in a variety of sectors. Most applicants have around 12 months’ work experience but there is flexibility around this.
Please contact us if you have queries about your work experience. If you’re more experienced, you should take the Professional Enhancement Programme.
Graduates work for all kinds of organisations, in the public and private sectors. Some of them are independent consultants. In the information age, good information management is at the top of everyone’s agenda.
Management for Library and Information Services
Information Retrieval: Search Engines and Digital Libraries
Libraries, Information and Society
Research Methods and Dissertation Preparation
Examples of optional modules
Archives and Records Management
Information Governance and Ethics
Researching Social Media
Data and Society
Human Computer Information Interaction: Content Management Systems
Digital Multimedia Libraries
Public and Youth Library Services
Academic and Workplace Library, Information and Knowledge Services