Ring lecture Information science: Digital meets society. From the May 7 2021 starts the Department of Information science with the first online talk of the ring lecture: Herausforderungen und Chancen von Self-Tracking (in german). (More about the program).
Information science studies the representation, storage and supply as well as the search for and the retrieval of relevant documents and knowledge. Addionally, information science analyses the environments of information, e.g. the development of knowledge society. Objects of information science include search engines, social media, and digital libraries.
Information Science is a department of the Institute for Language and Information.