Information for current students

Information School Taught Student Handbook

Your online Student Handbook is your first port of call for all the information you will need during your time with us. It contains a wealth of information about the School, the University and your degree, along with links to numerous other resources.

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If you have any questions about your time as a student in the Information School, please contact the Taught Programmes Team on

Student Handbook Quick Links

Unfair Means - you MUST read and understand this section. Use of unfair means is strictly forbidden and can result, in extreme cases, in expulsion from the University.

Forms - a quick list of the various forms you will often need.

Teaching Timetables - a searchable system showing timetable information for each module

iSchool Research Student Handbook

This is the handbook for Information School MPhil and PhD students, containing information and resources tailored to students working at a research degree level.

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Student Services provide full support for all students, and can help with all accommodation, regulatory, registration and fees matters.

The University Library

Your physical and virtual gateway to a vast wealth of academic resources, with 24/7 access and support.


the 301 Student Skills and Development Centre offers a flexible, modern space with a range of services and activities including workshops, advice, support and on-line facilities.

Students’ Union

Sheffield Students’ Union enhances your student life through activities, sport, representation, entertainment, services and support.

Further questions?

If you have any questions about your time as a student in the Information School then please email the Taught Programmes Team on