Information Awareness Month

Information Awareness Month takes place each May and ALIA is one of the participating peak bodies from the records, archives, library, knowledge, information and data management communities.

The purpose of IAM is to increase public awareness of information and its place in all aspects of daily life. By focusing attention at a number of events during the month of May on the role that information plays in day to day activities, the value of good information practices and policies are highlighted and promoted.