By completing a bachelor’s degree in library informatics a student will be prepared to work in the expanding career fields of information evaluation and management. Professional positions are available in a wide variety of settings: libraries, corporate information centers, research divisions, government agencies, public service institutions, and more. Courses in this program focus on three broad areas of expertise for information specialists: Organizing information, Accessing information, and Assessing information.
The Library and Information Science field requires information to be managed and used effectively in all of its many forms and functions. The Library Informatics degree provides students with the desired skills of organizing information, accessing information, and assessing information in positions such as: Library Paraprofessional, Information Services Manager, Online Researcher, and Online Content Editor.
NKU students are gaining professional experience with area businesses such as Duke Energy, Fidelity Investments, The Cincinnati Reds, Hewlett-Packard, Kroger, Procter & Gamble and The Cincinnati Bengals.