Bachelor of Library and Information Science (B.Lib)

Overview

  • Level of Programme Undergraduate
  • Duration 3 years
  • Average Start Salary 2 - 4 lakhs per annum
  • Language English
  • Assessments Yes
Course Description

Bachelor of Library and Information Science or B.Lib is a 1-year degree awarded to students who excel in Library Science. Library Science is an act of managing, maintaining and preserving information using sources of information technology and education. The minimum eligibility criterion required for the course is graduation degree with a minimum of 50% marks in aggregate.

After successful completion of B.Lib course, one has numerous career options to choose from. Job opportunities like that of a Librarian, Documentation Officer, Library and Information Officer, Deputy Librarian and Information Analyst are open for candidates of this course.


Eligibility Criteria

  • Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university.
  • A minimum score of 45% in the same.

Syllabus

First Year Syllabus

Library and Society

Emerging Issues in Library System

History of Library

Library and Information Profession

Modern Library Services

Digital Libraries

Types of Libraries - Profesional Associations and Organizations

Classification of Books

Information Science

Library Legislation

Cataloguing

Information and Communication