Knowledge and information management resources

CILIP produced a range of information management resources as part of the Information Management projects.

Information Management: Mission critical

The ‘Information Management: Mission Critical’ (PDF) report suggests that despite dealing with huge amounts of data in today’s workplace, little progress has been made in the past twenty years in terms of embedding information management into the organisational strategy of businesses in the UK.

Benefits from Information Management

The Information Management Project Board discussed the benefits of good IM and asked IMLG (Information Managers Leaders Group) to contribute their ides. 

Digital skills in the UK written evidence to the House of Lords Digital Skills Committee

There are a number of big challenges ahead if the UK is to thrive in the knowledge-driven economy. 

Information Management Policy Framework and Template

CILIP has published two new information management tools to help organisations create information management policies: 

Information Management Summit 2013

CILIP's Information Management Summit - Towards transforming organisations and our profession - took place on 31 October 2013.

Information Management Summit 2014: Making the UK Smarter

We believe in the importance of information management to the future of the UK economy and recognise that not all organisations understand the contribution of information management to their effectiveness.

Profiles and case studies

As part of the Information Management project we wanted to provide evidence of the range and contribution of information management to the workplace and society and to inspire others into the IM profession by providing role models and champions.

Resources List

This list of Information Management related resources has been compiled with the objective of showing the wide range of resources on Information Management. 

The Digital Economy

The Digital Economy is becoming synonymous with the national economy. Digital skills are now necessary life skills not just skills required for work. The drive should be towards universal access and usage of the internet as a necessary step towards ensuring the availability of a workforce with the skills to support businesses in the digital economy.