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The Department of Information Management of Hacettepe University was founded in 1972 by Professor İlhan Kum under the name of "Institute of Librarianship and Documentation". The first graduate program of the Institute was prepared, under the chairmanship of Prof. Kum, by the teaching faculty comprising professors Nilüfer Tuncer, Adil Artukoğlu, Thomas Minder, Benjamin Whitten and Phyllis Lepon Erdoğan.



The Department of Information Management strives to be the first choice of students who wish to work as information professionals; contribute to science on a national and international level by carrying out research; create its own resources; and have a respected image in society.


The Department of Information Management aims to educate creative and self-confident information professionals with and leadership capabilities who can design, implement and run information systems so that individuals, organizations and the society can get the utmost benefit from the recorded, printed and electronic information repositories; and train the new generation of researchers with a high degree of knowledge about their specialties who can conduct original research and offer the new knowledge produced to the service of the society. It also strives to carry out theoretical and applied research and publish results to further the development of information systems, information services and information technologies on national and international levels.

Hacettepe Universty Department of Information Management 06800 Beytepe Ankara
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