We have taught Library and Information Science for almost 60 years and our master’s degrees are accredited by the Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP).
Based in central London, you will have access to a wealth of collections and exhibitions, which can help with your study and inspire innovation and creative thinking to help your career prospects.
You will explore all stages of the communication chain of recorded information, both in digital and traditional media, developing knowledge and transferable skills to open up a wide range of career opportunities.
Our graduates enjoy successful careers as librarians, in information management, and in fields such as academic research, law, publishing, teaching and civil service.
We work in close connection with our colleagues at City Library, which consist of around 250,000 books with over 25,000 online journal titles and over 1,600 study places available.
Students can book private library spaces for academic work within City Library. They offer excellent support and advice to our students, in addition to contributing to our courses.
At City, there are many programmes such as the professional mentoring scheme, that help and advise our students in their chosen discipline.
As part of the University of London, City students have access to Senate House Library.