Investigating how information is created, organised, searched, and shared within and across communities, organisations and societies.
We are UCD Information and Library Studies, members of the iSchool consortium. The School of Information and Library Studies is the only academic institution in Ireland to provide undergraduate and postgraduate degree programmes leading to research and professionally accredited qualifications in Information and Library Studies. We are also the only iSchool in Ireland offering students an international education with a unique Irish experience.
- MSc in Information Systems
- Bachelor of Arts or Bachelor of Social Science degree in either Information and Social Computing or Social Media (as part of the BSocSc degree)
- Master of Library and Information Studies (MLIS) and the Graduate Diploma in Library and Information Studies (GradDipLIS)
- MA, MLitt, and PhD in Information Studies
Sarah discusses the value of the MLIS and how many library jobs are now becoming so varied that they are a shadow of their ‘traditional’ selves
Talk by Blaise Cronin, PhD, DSSc, DLitt(h.c.) NEWMAN Building (Arts), Wednesday 10th Sept, 11-12, Venue: NTh 1
Titled: Rank stupidity? On the meaningfulness and utility of (alt)metrics
Sarah discusses using the skills she developed in the MLIS and her other library experiences on a day-to-day basis