SCHOOL OF STUDIES IN LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE

Programme/s Offered:
  • Bachelor of Library and Information Science (B.Lib.I.Sc.)
  • Master of Library and Information Science (M.Lib.I.Sc.)
  • Ph.D.
Profile of the Department:

School of Studies in Library and Information Science was established in the University in 1984 to impart quality education and modern skills in the field to the students of the region leading to Bachelor's Degree in Library and Information Science and Master Degree in Library and Information Science. The Department is extensively engaged in teaching, research and career guidance too. The majority of the pass outs from the department have occupied good positions throughout the country. In the new millennium, the department is planning to establish a highly efficient computerized information system in the University. This job oriented course has been modernized with use of the latest equipment in teaching and training at degree, post graduate and research level.

B. Lib. Information Science (One year : Two Semesters)
Eligibility : Graduation with 50% marks.
Available seats : Open = 20    Payment = 15    NRI = 05
Mode of Selection : On the basis of merit in index based qualifying examination. The highest marks obtained either at Graduate or Post Graduate level will be considered for the purpose of admission, but the candidate must have 50 % marks at graduate level.
Faculty :  
Dr. J.N. Gautam
Professor
0751-2343176 (R)
Dr. Hemant Sharma
Professor & Head
Dean Faculty of Arts
Chairman Board of Studies
0751-2442728 (O), 2342110 (R)
Dr. R.G. Garg
Associate Professor
0751-2442725 (O); 2346274 (R)

Visiting Faculty : As per requirement learned and experienced visiting faculties are invited.

Course Structure :
 SEMESTER 1  SEMESTER 2
Foundation of Library amd Information Science Knowledge Organization and Processing
(Cataloguing Practical) CCC 5th Ed & AACR -2
Management of Library and Information Centres Documentation and Information Retrieval
Knowledge Organization and Processing (Theory) Information Technology : Basic
Knowledge Organization and Processing (Classification Practical) CC Revised 6th Ed. and DDC-19th Ed. References Services and sourses of Information

M. Lib. Information Science (One year / Two Semesters)
Eligibility : B.Lib.I.Sc. with 50% marks.
Available seats : Open = 20    Payment = 15    NRI = 05
Mode of Selection : On the basis of merit in index based qualifying examination B.Lib.I.Sc.
Visiting Faculty : As per requirement learned and experienced visiting faculties are invited

Course Structure :
 SEMESTER 1  SEMESTER 2
Universe of Subjects and Research Methodology Information Communication and Society
Advanced Library Organization and Management (Academic Library System) Information Sources, System and Programmes
Information Processing Retrieval System Information Technology : Applications
Knowledge organization and processing (Practical) UDC and AACR-II Information Institution, Products and Services

Fees for the Courses :
CourseI SemesterII Semester
Open Seats -
B.Lib. & I. Sc. Rs. 6115.00Rs. 4225.00
M.Lib. & I. Sc.Rs. 6115.00Rs. 4225.00
Ph.D.--
Payment Seat : Rs. 7000/- Additional to the fee for open seat.
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