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Program Director

Prof. Dr. Inka Tappenbeck

Prof. Dr. Inka Tappenbeck

Institut für Informationswissenschaft (IWS)

  • Campus Südstadt
    Claudiusstraße 1
    50678 Köln
  • Room 431
  • Phone: +49 221-8275-3390

Contact

Program Director

Prof. Dr. Haike Meinhardt-Wirrmann

Prof. Dr. Haike Meinhardt-Wirrmann

Institut für Informationswissenschaft (IWS)

  • Campus Südstadt
    Claudiusstraße 1
    50678 Köln
  • Room 378
  • Phone: +49 221-8275-3408

Library and Information Science (Master's program)

This four-semester Master’s program qualifies graduates of any academic discipline as well as librarians holding at least a Bachelor’s degree for highly-specialized responsibilities and leadership positions in libraries and other information centers. The course language is German, the courses are offered in form of obligatory on-campus block courses and self-study phases.

Offered by the Institute of Information Science, this is a part-time program for professionals, combining brief on-site lectures with e-learning modules. Further information on the Master's program, an overview of the modules as well as an English version of the Module Handbook are available under Program Content.

At a Glance

Category Description
Program Library and Information Science  
Degree Master in Library and Information Science 
Type of program Part-time program for professionals 
Beginning of program Summer semester 
Program duration 4 semesters 
Credits 120 ECTS credits 
Language of instruction German 
Campus Südstadt Campus 
Restricted admission No 
Fees - € 1,500 per semester
- Semester fee reduced by the public transport fee (per semester) 
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Please note Applicants are required to take an aptitute test. 
Accreditation Program accredited until Sep 30, 2027 
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