literacy is knowing when and why you need information, where to
find it, and how to evaluate, use and communicate it in an ethical
Information Automation Limited
is a consultancy, research and training company, founded in 1987
and specialising in the areas of information creation, use and management.
Most - but not all - of our work revolves around the library and
information industry and we have worked for the BBC, the British
Library, the British Council, the World Bank and the Joint Information
Systems Committee (JISC) of the Higher and Further Educations Funding
Councils as well as a number of private companies.
You can learn about the company and its Centre
for Information Quality Management from the first two menus (above),
and about some of our recent projects and speaking engagements from
the Activities menu. The Courses
menu will give an indication of our education and training work,
while the right-hand menus offer access to some resources and publications.
The company was founded, and is run, by
Chris Armstrong, whose particular interests centre on the quality
of electronic information. Work undertaken by IAL is carried out
by a small team of information professionals whose primary objective
is to produce high-quality work to schedule.
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