University of Sheffield

School of Information

MSc Digital Library Management

Address:

The University of Sheffield

Western Bank

Sheffield, England S10 2TN

United Kingdom

Program Information

Degree Offered:

MSc in Digital Library Management

Format: Campus

Program Description:

The MSc in Digital Library Management is an up-to-date course about the creation and use of digital libraries and resources. As well as engaging with cutting edge technologies, such as for digitisation and web creation, the course introduces students to the strategic thinking and project management skills that are essential to operating in today’s information rich world. Students learn how to design digital libraries users want to use. They are taught principles based on the latest research. The learning on their own needs. As you would expect at one of the world’s top research universities, there is a technology rich, information rich study environment. The course is accredited by the UK’s leading association for information professionals, CILIP.the course comes through group projects, report writing and presentations, developing relevant professional skills as well as conceptual knowledge. The small, friendly class sizes allow students to learn in a creative atmosphere and in a style that suits

Accreditation:

We are pleased to offer the Sheffield Scholarship 2016 to all US students commencing a Taught Masters programme in September 2016. The scholarships are: • £2,000 if your tuition fees are between £14,500 and £16,500 • £2,500 for each student paying fees of £16,501 and upwards We also offer scholarships of 50% of the course fee which will be offered on the basis of academic merit.

International Student Requirements:

IELTS 7.0 (with no less than 6 in each part), or TOEFL 550 with TWE 4.5 (paper based) or TOEFL 213, TWE 4.5 (computer based) or TEOFL 79-80 (IBT), or equivalent.

Facts & Figures

Financial Aid: Yes

International Financial Aid: Yes