Welcome to the Information Management e-learning tool.

This tool will help you learn about Information Management in a museum context and aims to answer the following questions:


Section One

What is information management?

  • What is information?
  • What is information management?

Section Two

Why does managing information matter?

  • Why is information management important?
  • Unplanned duplication of museum information

Section Three

How can museums improve information management?

  • Planning at an organisational level
  • Managing information at an organisational level

Section Four

How do I get started?

  • Information audit
  • Information map
  • Information management policy
  • Information management strategy

Section Five

Where do I go for further information?

  • Guidance, reference and links


At the end of every section there is a short multiple choice quiz to test your understanding of each topic.

Select NEXT to start the training.

Or select a section number or topic to go directly to that section.