Library and Information Science

Library and Information Science
Duration
3 Years
Intake
30
Minimum Admission Qualification
Pass in matric or equivalent exam
Entrance Test
Admission is granted on the basis of Joint Entrance test (JET) as conducted by State Board of Technical Education & Industrial Training Punjab, Chandigarh usually in the month of May every year.
Area of Training
  1. Acquistion of (print & Non Print) reading material
  2. Technical Processing
  3. Circulation
  4. Reference Service
  5. Shelf Arrangement & Book Display
  6. Stock verification & Rectification Book Bank Service
  7. Procurment of furniture
  8. equipment, material etc
  9. Preservation and care of books
  10. statics and report writing and correspondence relating library
  11. application of Computers
  12. Serial Control & Bibliography
Continuing Education
  1. With B.A. /B Sc. Qualification
  2. eligible for Bachelor ‘s & Master’s Degree in Library Science from various Universities as a regular student or through correspondence after having 3 year's experience of working in a Library
Job Opportunities
  1. Assistant librarians in private & govt. schools and polytechnics and Colleges
  2. Technical Assistants
  3. Junior Programmers & information assistants in computer centers and different industries organisations.
  4. Self-employment by opening circulation libraries, Information packaging units and marketing of journals and books.