GO | School for Information

Educating information professionals for the future

Highlighted courses

Content Curation

Content Curation

In times of information overload it is essential to understand the importance of content and to be able to distribute it in the most effective way.

Information Retrieval

Professional Internet Research

The skill to conduct structured and strategic (internet) search is the key to successful, effective and efficient research support. Add value to your work as an Information Specialist!

Social Media

Information for sustainable development

Well organized information: up-to-date, complete and reliable is an essential basis for sustainable development, preparation for the impacts of climate change and risk management.

This course is also available in Spanish and Dutch


MARC is of great importance for the digital exchange of information. It is widely used as the standard format for bibliographic data. An Information specialists has every reason to get to know MARC 21

Records Management

Records Management

Managing and preserving documents is essential for the daily operations for every organisation. Especially governance and compliance are important in the digital era.

(Este curso también está disponible en español)

Patent Information

Basic Patent Information Course (BPIC)

Succesful innovation is inseparable from the proper use of Patent Information. However, the management of Patent Information comes with its own issues.

Internet search

Advanced Internet Search

In the digital era the internet is the first source of information for the most people. But are you sure that you find what you are looking for?

Innovative techniques and skills in the library

New media applications make it possible to do much more with information than before. Get acquainted with various state-of-the-art information applications to be used during your daily work in the library.

Records Management

Internal Information Management

Organizations produce and acquire information in ever increasing quantities. But how do we keep the overview?

Este curso también está disponible en español

Patent Information

Space Information Management

Organizations with activities related to subjects such as: sustainable development, climate change and management of risks increasingly use information derived from observations from earth orbiting satellites.

Este curso también está disponible en español

Internet search

Life Hacks for Information Specialists

There are a lot of free tools available to make our (information) life easier. Learn how to use them in an professional environment.

Marketing of Information Services

As an Information Professional you have a lot to offer. Learn how to make sure your Information Services are getting the attention they deserve!

Latest news

“Thanks again for a fantastic summer institute”

We look back on a very successful 3 day workshop at The Department of Library and Information Studies of the University of the West Indies, Kingston Jamaica. During the 3 days the teachers Stanley H. Griffins (UWI, DLIS), Cheryl Peltier – Davis (UWI, St. Augustine...

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GO | School for Information is Diamond Sponsor of ILI2019

GO | School for Information is proud to be the Diamond Sponsor of this years ILI 2019 in London. In addition to our sponsorship we will provide the opening keynote for the Magic Marketing track on Wednesday Oct 16. During ILI2019 we will present our new portfolio of...

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New online courses added to our portfolio

This autumn GO | School for Information will offer a new set of online courses for Information & GLAM-professionals. All online courses will be conducted via ZOOM. During 3 hour sessions our lecturer will guide you through the course material in an interactive and...

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About GO | Opleidingen

For more then 65 years GO | School for Information is specialist educator in the field of Information Services. We offer a wide range of courses for information professionals. All activities are practical and immediately applicable in your daily work.

About the Information Hero

An Information Hero is like a superhero, but instead of dealing with natural disaster, creepy criminals or lifethreathening situations he / she deals with the superpower of information!