National Taiwan University
Department and Graduate Institute of Library and Information Science
Department of Library and Information Science (LIS) at National Taiwan University was established in 1961. It is the first LIS department in Taiwan to offer undergraduate, master’s and PhD programs. It has cultivated numerous LIS professionals and diverse talents for Taiwan. The faculty of the department comprises 12 full-time teachers and 10 part-time teachers. Besides library science, the department expands the scope of its education and research to include information science, educational technology, knowledge management and other related fields. In addition, faculty keep up with the trends in the information society and conduct cutting-edge information research that is both interdisciplinary and integrated with technology. The department hosts four main research groups: data science, informetrics, information design and services, and digital humanities.