The iSchool Institute

The iSchool Institute is the public outreach arm of the Faculty of Information at the University of Toronto: continuing education, interesting public speeches, management workshops, and more.

The Faculty of Information (FI), iSchool Institute is dedicated to meeting the needs of information professionals and others interested in information issues or in learning new information technologies.

We are the largest continuing education program for the information field in the country and one of the largest in the world, offering certificate programs, web-based distance education courses, and a series of one-day courses on subjects of interest to the profession. Courses are practical, interactive whenever possible, and cover topics ranging from the Internet and other information technologies, to administration and management issues, client services, and personal and professional development.

Courses are held to a high academic standard, taught by instructors who are recognized leaders in their field. The Faculty has excellent teaching facilities. All courses are offered in an appropriate classroom setting or in the Faculty’s computer labs. Computer workstations are loaded with the latest professional and generic software and have a high speed Internet connection.