Library Science
 

Fee Details...

DIPLOMA IN LIBRARY & INFORMATION SCIENCE
DURATION - ONE YEAR

The Diploma in Library Science (DLS) programme is intended to develop professional knowledge and to impart skills to meet the growing man power needs in library management in school, college, university, Public and special libraries both at Government and non-Government levels.
Objectives :

To know the purpose and function of different types of libraries.

Understand the classification of reading material.

Acquaint students with cataloguing and familiarise them with various sections of libraries.

Know the maintenance of a library.

Learn about various types of library records.


The course curriculum comprises of five units :
 

1. Library and Society
2. Library Classification (Theory)
3. Library Classification (Practical)
4. Library organisation and Management
5. Computer Application (Theory)
6. Computer Application (Practical) 
7. Library Catalogue (Theory)
8. Library Catalogue (Practical)
9. Information Sources and Services
10.Computer application software : Introduction
11. Internship