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Library and Information Science Literature

This guide links to University of Melbourne resources relevant to the library and information management sector.


This LibGuide is intended as a resource for University of Melbourne Library staff. This homepage provides access points to a range of useful resources for the profession. The libguide also provides links to the catalogue records for a broad range of library related journals through the a-z tabs and the relevant databases as provided to University staff and students.

Please let us know if you have any suggestions for any additional resources you would like to see on this page.


The Australian Library and Information Association (ALIA) provides accreditation for library studies and information management courses  in Australia. Details of accredited courses and schools around the country can be found through their website.

If you have completed your formal qualification the ALIA professional development scheme is a great way to keep up to date with changes in the profession.