The Information Institute

  • We've Launched!

    The School of Information has launched the Information Institute, a professional development program for information professionals.

  • Why Enroll in Professional Development?

    Technologies, markets, and client needs are changing rapidly. Our courses provide a great environment for you to network with other professionals while expanding your horizons.

  • Why UT Austin's Program?

    At the Information Institute, we draw our instructors from the school's acclaimed faculty, pairing them with highly skilled working professionals to deliver outstanding courses.

  • Welcome to Austin

    Austin is the home of high-tech ventures and the Texas state capitol. As the "Live Music Capitol of the World," Austin offers ample entertainment, so come check it out!

  • Keep Informed

    We have eleven exciting courses planned for this year, and many more under development. Sign up for our mailing list so that you’ll be the first to know when we launch new courses.

Featured Course

Open source communities provide real options for corporations seeking to improve systems design, development, and support. Yet they function quite differently than working with other sources of software, at best innovative, cost effective and fun, at worst ornery, confusing and unreliable.

Featured Course

Recently promoted to manager? Not sure what do next? Hoping everyone just works together well? This workshop will guide you through the basics of how to manage projects and people, with resources to get you up and running immediately.

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