Northumbria University

Northumbria University

Information and Library Management

The course covers the dynamic role of information and library work in the 'information society and knowledge-based economy' and to develop the knowledge and skills needed to handle effectively the storage, retrieval, analysis and communication of information.

Entry requirements

A degree or equivalent required. English Language Requirements: IELTS 6.5, TOEFL (575 paper-based, 90 internet-based).

Course modules

Research methods for information management; organising knowledge; managing in the information environment; collection management; hypermedia for the information professional; cataloguing and classification; data, law and ethics.


Qualification Study mode Fee Course duration
MA Distance learning - 2 years
MSc Distance learning - 2 years
PgDip Distance learning - 16 months

Campus details

Campus name Town Postcode Region Main campus Campus Partner
Online/Distance learning

Key information

Admissions Office
Telephone number: 
0191 227 4453