Information Management Associates

A consultancy, training and research team

Information Management Associates is a consultancy, training and research team formed in 1991.

The main IMA focus is on library and information service provision and particularly on evaluating the impact of these services.

IMA operates in the public sector and concentrates on education, health, social care and cultural heritage (again focussing on libraries and information services, as well as museums and archives services).

IMA has conducted consultancy and UK national research work for (inter alia) the Museums, Libraries and Archives Council (MLA), the British Library, the former Department for Children, Schools and Families, the National Health Service Executive, the National Foundation for Educational Research, the Universities’ Joint Information Systems Committee (JISC), the Research Information Network, the Department for Food and Rural Affairs and the National Institute for Health and Clinical Excellence.

IMA is providing independent consultancy support on impact assessment for the Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation’s Global Libraries Initiative. They have acted in a similar role for the International Federation of Library Associations, the Global Impact Study (jointly funded by the International Development Research Centre and the Gates Foundation), IREX and the United Nations Development Programme in Bulgaria.

Photos from the Global Libraries India Grant Workshops

David Streatfield has posted pictures taken for the June 2015 workshop participants in an IMA Mini Gallery.

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Information Management Associates
28 Albion Road
Twickenham TW2 6QZ

International: + 44 20 8755 0471
UK: 020 8755 0471