Education Training

This page provides links to organisations providing education and training in library and information management, teacher-librarianship, library technics, records and archives management and knowledge management.

Librarian courses this is a listing of all the ‘current’ librarian courses around the country that are recognized by the Australian Library and Information Association. It includes both undergraduate and postgraduate courses.

Teacher-Librarian courses this is a listing of all the ‘current’ Teacher-Librarian courses that are recognised by the Australian Library and Information Association.

Library Technician courses this is a listing of all the ‘current’ library technician courses that are recognised by the Australian Library and Information Association.

Records & Archives Management Courses this is a list of records and archive management courses as well as courses in related areas that are recognized by the Records Management Association of Australia (RMAA).

The Records Management Association of Australia also has a Continuing Professional Development Program that runs events and short courses throughout Australia in the field of records management.

Some State Records Offices and Archive Offices at state government level also offer practical short courses. These are also listed at RMAA. Under ‘Professional Development’ select the ‘Short Courses’ option.

Knowledge management – The following institutions run knowledge management courses.

ACT

University of Canberra, Division of Communication and Education, Information Studies Program

NSW

University of Technology Sydney, Faculty of Humanities and Social Sciences

University of NSW, School of Information Systems, Technology and Management, Faculty of Commerce and Economics

SOUTH AUSTRALIA

University of South Australia, School of Communication Information and New Media

VICTORIA

Monash University, School of Information Management and Systems

Royal Melbourne Institute of Technology, School of Business Information Technology

University of Melbourne, Faculty of Education

WESTERN AUSTRALIA

Edith Cowan University, School of Computer and Information Science