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About Librarian

A librarian degree will equip you with the skills you need to work with large volumes of information. Depending on your area of interest and desired career path, you can choose a library science course that specialises in information and knowledge management, librarianship or records and archive management. Best of all, if you want to become a librarian in Australia, you can choose to study many librarian courses online.

Whether you’re just starting off, wanting to further your library studies career or looking to become a teacher librarian, there’s a course for you. Many of the qualifications, such as the Master of Information Studies course and the Bachelor of Information Studies course, are also accredited by ALIA (Australian Library and Information Association).

Potential librarian career outcomes include: Academic Librarian, Information Specialist, Curriculum Leader, Information Service Manager, Corporate Librarian, Project Officer Information Management, Information and Data Professional, Library Educator, Library Assistant, Library Manager, Law Librarian.

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Bachelor of Arts (Librarianship and Corporate Information Management)

The Bachelor of Arts (Librarianship and Corporate Information Management) online course by Curtin University will provide training in record-keeping and archiving.


Upon completion of this course you will have the skills and education to qualify for a range of positions in librarianship, records management, archives, and information and knowledge management.


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Master of Education (Teacher Librarianship)

The Master of Education (Teacher Librarianship) course offered online by CSU gives you the skills to be a professional teacher librarian.


By taking this teacher librarian course, you will not only develop an understanding of the cornerstone role of the teacher librarian in contemporary education, but become a better and more flexible teacher with the theoretical perspective and practical skills to provide a well-rounded education.


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Bachelor of Information Studies

This online Bachelor of Information Studies course will equip you with an in-depth understanding of information and knowledge management.


Graduates of this course are highly adept at all levels of information and knowledge management, possess the flexibility to adapt to rapidly changing environments, have a strong client focus and possess the ability to develop innovative solutions to a raft of problems.


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Collection Management Course unit

This online unit from Curtin University will develop your understanding of collection management, including preservation and document delivery.


The unit includes collection development policy, with particular reference to the Australian environment.


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Conservation and Preservation Course unit

The Conservation and Preservation online unit from Curtin University explores the strategies and practices used to cope with the problem of deteriorating materials in the workplace.


After completing this unit, you will have gained a complete knowledge of digital information, including its long term preservation, how to manage its life cycle and the relevance of copyright law.


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Enterprise Content Management Course unit

Enterprise Content Management from Curtin University covers all concepts of data management and the effect of technologies on corporate processes and culture.


This unit covers the applications used and processes needed for organising and referencing corporate data, as well as addressing the impact that such procedures might have on wider business.


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Information Theory & Research Course unit

Information Theory & Research is an online unit offered by Curtin University that explores key theories and research related to information study.


You will complete a practicum placement organised by the university, and present academic coursework based on your studies.


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Management of Information Services Course unit

Investigate a range of management processes and concepts, including human resource management, strategic planning, and legal considerations, during this online unit from Curtin University.


You will learn about both theoretical principles and professional practice during this unit on the Management of Information Services.


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Reference Services Course unit

Reference Services is an online unit, provided by Curtin University, that gives you a comprehensive understanding of the function of the reference and information service.


You will learn everything from basic bibliographies to advanced search strategies, including the automated retrieval of information.


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Librarianship Concepts and Practice Course unit

Gain an introduction to the information management profession with this online Librarianship Concepts and Practice unit of study from Curtin University.


This online unit combines coursework and a practical placement component so that you can put your knowledge to the test in a professional library environment.


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Recordkeeping Concepts and Practice Course unit

Understand the systems and cycles behind good recordkeeping with this online Recordkeeping Concepts and Practice unit of study from Curtin University.


From correspondence to reports and the classification of your records, you will find out how to maintain information and keep it retrievable with this online unit of study.


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