We are accedited by CILIP and ARA:

  • CILIP is the UK library and information association, and the only chartered body in the world dedicated to uniting, supporting and advocating for information professionals and librarians
  • ARA: the Archives and Records Association is the lead professional body for archivists, archive conservators and records managers in the United Kingdom and Ireland.    

Programme accreditations

MSc in Information  Management and Preservation graduates will be eligible to be accredited by both the Archives & Records Association and CILIP (Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals), providing valuable professional recognition in both the archive and library fields.

We are the only Museum Studies programme in the UK accredited by CILIP, the Library and Information Association.

Professional memberships

We are members of

This enables us to remain at the forefront of upcoming research opportunities and to support our students and academics to access the best professional development programmes.