Bachelor of Library and Information Science (B.Lib.I.Sc.)

Programme Overview

Duration: 1 Year | Programme Code: 090215

Bachelor of Library and Information Science programme is designed to give students an understanding about philosophy of library science, its basic principles, fundamental laws and social impact.

Programme Educational Objectives

  • To give students an understanding about philosophy of library science, its basic principles, fundamental laws and social impact.
  • To educate students about growth, development and professional ethics of librarianship.
  • To develop the students in skill of information processing, organization and retrieval.
  • To educate the students with various standardized tools of library classification and cataloguing.
  • To make students familiar in managing different sections of a library.
  • To give basic knowledge of computer and its application in managing various activities of a library system.

Programme Outcomes

Upon successful completion of the programme the graduate would be able to :

  • Understand about libraries and librarianship.
  • Get acquainted with various standards and tools being used in processing, managing and retrieving information resources.
  • Manage information traditionally as well as in modern ways.

Some of the major areas that will be covered

Library information and society, Library classification/cataloguing, library management, information sources and services, use of computer in library science.