Source: Research Excellence Framework 2014
We empower people to improve the way things work – by better understanding and managing the modern world's most valuable resource: information.
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We achieved top positions in REF 2014 for research environment and for the impact of our research.REF 2014>
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.Our research areas> Our research projects> Case study: approaches to big data>
Our collaborative partnership with Wuhan University’s School of Information Management means that we benefit from the expertise of with one of China’s top information management schools.Wuhan University partnership>
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