Department of Information Science

Dr I Hlongwane

College of Human Sciences
School of Arts
Department: Information Science
Senior Lecturer
Tel: 012 429 6520


  • Secondary Teacher’ Diploma (STD III)
  • Bachelor of Library and Information (B Bibl)
  • Honours Bachelor of Information Science (BInf)
  • Masters of Business Leadership (MBL)
  • PhD Information Science

Currently teaching

  • esearch methodology in Information Science
  • Information and knowledge management
  • Information literacy
  • Management and provision of  children and youth information services
  • Recognition of prior learning (RPL)

Fields of academic interests

  • Knowledge management
  • Recognition of prior learning (RPL)
  • Academic , public /community and school libraries


  • Tsoga o itirele : Bakgoma Community Library in Limpopo Province as a model for establishing libraries in rural setting in South Africa