Current Status of the InfoBOK- Development Phase 4: Developing the definitions and key points of the body of knowledge, first through our online community portal, then further validated through the InfoBOK Summit 2018.
To codify and solidify the Information Body of Knowledge as a useful resource within the information profession - our goal is to have 2 official designations related to the InfoBOK.
Open to all and available for free, the INFO - Information Specialist certificate demonstrates that the individual has a broad knowledge across all areas of the InfoBOK and has a specific set of capabilities required for most roles within the information profession.
Planned release: Sept 2018
The exclusive certification based on the entirety of the InfoBOK demonstrates that the individual has a broad and deep knowledge across all areas of the InfoBOK, along with leadership capabilities assessment. An INFOSTRAT has a specific set of capabilities and knowlege required for leadership roles within the information profession.
Planned release: Sept 2019