The Department of Information and Library Science at Tamkang University offers undergraduate and graduate degrees leading to Bachelor of Arts and Master of Arts. The programs prepare students for careers in the government, business, schools, libraries or Information centers, and research institutions through training in the techniques and applications of library and information science as well as multimedia technology. Tamkang University Library, with its extensive collections in many subject areas, offers support to the teaching and research programs in library and information science. In addition, the programs in communications and media technology actively provide students with the capability to deal with multimedia related to digital libraries. The areas of specialization are library automation, library collections, information organization, management of information systems, information retrieval, information systems resource management, bibliometrics, digital image processing,Introduction and application to big data analysis, Knowledge management, Digital publishing standards and archiving, digital records management. A number of internship are available for part-time employment in the library, the Department, and other units on the campus.