Librarian Careers

Any business or organisation that deals with volumes of information needs to be able to store, order and access it logically and efficiently. This is the domain of the information manager.

Information management goes beyond librarianship, extending to government organisations, IT, and medical, legal, and transport and logistics businesses. Any business that deals with large archives of information needs solid information management.

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Any business or organisation that deals with volumes of information needs to be able to store, order and access it logically and efficiently. This is the domain of the information manager.

Information management goes beyond librarianship, extending to government organisations, IT, and medical, legal, and transport and logistics businesses. Any business that deals with large archives of information needs solid information management.

Information managers handle and analyse information and are responsible for record-keeping, content management, archiving and referencing. They play a crucial role and are in demand by large organisations everywhere.

Career possibilities include information manager, archivist and records manager, just to name a few. If you’ve got an eye for detail and are very well organised, a career in information management could be a perfect match.

Browse our information management courses to find out how to get your foot in the door, and check out our career resources and articles for advice on how to get ahead.

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Make a Difference in Your Community with Information Studies

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