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Post Graduate Diploma Library Automation and Networking (PGDLAN)

Have you completed your graduation in Library Science? Do you want to learn a course that integrates Library Science with Information and Communication Technology or ICT? Then you can think of a Postgraduate Diploma Library Automation and Networking, also known as PGDLAN. Find out more about this course over here.

Course Name: Post Graduate Diploma Library Automation and Networking (PGDLAN)
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General


Earlier Library Science was a course that required a skilled knowledge in bookkeeping and record maintenance. Now this process has been automatized. Now, the librarians need to know how to utilize Information Science along with Library Science. This helps in automating the book issue, record maintenance and record upgrading process. So there is a huge requirement of people knowing Information and Communication Technology. This is facilitated with the help of a postgraduate diploma in Library Automation and Networking. A librarian always has to keep the latest issue of books and journals at his disposal. He needs to be thorough with the ISBN numbers of the books issued. He must know the number and type of books currently present in the library. Otherwise, his library will be outwitted by those with modern infrastructure. This course helps a librarian to keep up with the pace of modern technology and satisfy book lovers.

Post Graduate Diploma Library Automation and Networking (PGDLAN) 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


Post Graduate Diploma Library Automation and Networking (PGDLAN) - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering Post Graduate Diploma Library Automation and Networking (PGDLAN) course. Check out individual college websites to know more about the admission for 2019 - 2020 academic year. You may download the application form and course details from the official college website.

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K. G. Joshi College of Arts & N. G. Bedekar College of CommerceUniversity of MumbaiMaharashtra

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Eligibility Criteria

  1. The candidates who want to study this course must complete their graduation in either Library Science or Library and Information Science. No other candidate from any other stream will be allowed to apply for this course.
  2. There is no restriction regarding the marks to be obtained in this course. But, the students need to score as high as possible to become a part of this course. This is because the admissions will be kept open until seats remain vacant. The seats will be filled on merit basis.

Job Prospects

  1. You will be able to join as a librarian in a school. Your job will be to segregate and classify the books, according to their category. You will have to maintain the records of the books and keep it upgraded as new books are bought for the library. You can also become a college or university librarian. Your job will be same as that of a school librarian with some added responsibilities. These added responsibilities are maintaining a record for new journals, issuing latest journal copies and latest educational magazines.
  2. Law offices or courts and personal offices of practicing advocates require an efficient librarian. You will have to be thorough with the contents of the books. Here classification is not that important. You might have to assist the law officer with the legal information given in the books.
  3. Other than the previous two workplaces, you can also join any government funded library. Your responsibilities will be same as that for school or college libraries.

Post Graduate Diploma Library Automation and Networking (PGDLAN) Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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