In the digital age, libraries as service institutions increasingly offer access to electronic resources and digital content in addition to printed materials. The digital revolution and rapid developments in the field of information result in new challenges and new fields of activity. To better meet the requirements of the profession, experts in the field require continuing education and training.

The certificate course “Data Librarian” equips participants with the necessary knowledge to develop and implement services for research data management. It is targeted at library and information specialists, IT and media specialists, persons who hope to gain an overview of the issues and services in this area, as well as persons already working in research-supporting services.


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Academic degree
Certificate of the University of Vienna
1 semester (part-time basis)
10 ECTS credits
EUR 1.900,-
winter semester 2021/22

The certificate course “Data Librarian” is offered in cooperation with