Library Science is an interdisciplinary field which comprises the study of the principles and practices of Library Administration. Library Science is also referred as Library and Information science. Master of Library & Information Science is an Academic Degree awarded for a course or program in Library Science. Indian Library Association is a premier association committed to the cause of Library Movement and Development. It is also responsible for accreditation of institutions imparting Library and Information Science education and training and promotion of Library Science Education and the improvement in the training of Libraries in India. Library & Information Science Courses are mostly focused on providing knowledge of the principles and practices of classical Library Science along with the current technologies applied to these processes.
The duration of the programme is one year. Generally, students need to study subjects as compulsory and electives across two semesters.
The Course is suitable to impart elementary knowledge to students about different aspects of Library Science, thus preparing them for the jobs of Semi- professional nature in all types of libraries.