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.
Eligibility & Admission
Understand procedures for selection, acquisition, circulation, maintenance and weeding of library materials.
Demonstrate understanding of subject headings, and use current and appropriate cataloging and classification schemes.
- Demonstrate understanding of information organization, storage, retrieval, evaluation, dissemination, and utilization.
Recognize and analyze information needs and effectively and efficiently locate, retrieve, evaluate, and disseminate information.
Recognize intellectual property, access, and security issues.
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.