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.

Postgraduate Open Day

A visit to Sheffield will give you the best opportunity to hear first-hand from our current students and staff about our masters courses and research opportunities. You'll find out what makes us special.

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Research Seminars

Find out more about our upcoming Research Seminars, including the Information School Research Symposium.

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No Place for Racism

There is no place for racism or racial harassment of any kind at The University of Sheffield. To report a hate crime call our security team on 0114 222 4444 or go to the Report and Support pages.

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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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