Number one for research environment in the UK

Source: Research Excellence Framework 2014


Our mission is to empower people, organisations and society to use information to shape and influence an increasingly dynamic and complex world.

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Top 10 reasons to study at the Information School

Find out why you should choose Sheffield to pursue your postgraduate study in information science.

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Discover the Power of Information

Discover the Power of Information

Information is everywhere. Discover its power and join the Information School.

Research Seminars

Our Research Seminars are open to academics, researchers and students from across the University (unless otherwise indicated). They provide an informal setting for intellectual debate, sharing ideas and collaboration.

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Study with us

Our range of exciting postgraduate programmes are based on research-led teaching and prepare you for a variety of careers.

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World-leading research

We're the UK's leading centre for library and information management research. We explore the role that information plays in society and the tools that are needed to support information systems within organisations.

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Working together

Our collaborative partnership with Wuhan University’s School of Information Management means that we benefit from the expertise of one of China’s top information management schools.

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