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Master's programme: Library and Information Science, Digital Library and Information Services

120 credits, full-time 100% – distance

Welcome to the international Master’s programme in Library and Information Science!

Elena MaceviciuteWe welcome you cordially to our programme and hope that you will enjoy our courses. You will have an opportunity to acquire knowledge and skills of investigating, building, running, evaluating and putting to the effective use different types of digital libraries. 

The programme includes courses that help you to understand the role and functions of digital services and libraries in society, their usefulness for individuals, professional tasks and processes that librarians and information specialists have to manage, technological background, managerial issues and research directions within this developing area of library and information science. The Swedish School of Library and Information Science has strong contacts with the professional and research community in Sweden, Europe and around the world.

Letter to candidates (pdf)

Schedule

Please note that the schedule may be revised. Schedule for Master's Programme: Library and Information Science, Digital Library and information Services (external link).

Programme information

Start semester: Autumn 2016
Programme code: BMDD1
Programme occasion code: BMDD116h1
Study pace: full-time 100%
Study time: Other time
City: Borås – distance

Contact

Programme co-ordinator Elena Maceviciute

Contact Study Counselling
For other questions, contact Student Reception

University of Borås
501 90 Borås
Phone: 033-435 4000
Visiting address: Allégatan 1

Documents

Syllabus (pdf)

Schedules of the study programme

Please note that course syllabuses may be revised until course registration. Always contact the course coordinator, or check in Ping Pong, before acquiring literature.

Autumn 2016

Digital Library Management
ÖLUL13
Syllabus
Application code B19H6
Type Mandatory
Period 29 Aug - 15 Jan
Technologies of Digital Libraries 1
C3LTD1
Syllabus
Application code B43H6
Type Mandatory
Period 29 Aug - 30 Oct
Technologies of Digital Libraries 2
C3LTD2
Syllabus
Application code B21H6
Type Mandatory
Period 31 Oct - 15 Jan

Spring 2017

Digitising Cultural Heritage Material
32LDK1
Syllabus
Application code B60V7
Type Mandatory
Period 16 Jan - 4 Jun
Interaction Design: Usability and Interaction in Digital Environments
32LIA1
Syllabus
Application code B62V7
Type Mandatory
Period 23 Mar - 4 Jun
Users and Information Activities in Digital Environments
32LAI1
Syllabus
Application code B61V7
Type Mandatory
Period 16 Jan - 22 Mar

Autumn 2017

Digital Library Research Methods
32LFM1
Syllabus
Application code B04H7
Type Mandatory
Period 28 Aug - 14 Jan
Information retrieval for digital libraries 1
NLID12
Syllabus
Application code B72H7
Type Mandatory
Period 28 Aug - 31 Oct
Information retrieval for digital libraries 2
NLID23
Syllabus
Application code B05H7
Type Mandatory
Period 1 Nov - 14 Jan