Additional Information About the Course
The study involves theoretical and practical aspects of information management. The course exposes students in locating and using relevant information, reference materials etc. The program aims at providing knowledge about principles and cataloging methods, description and subject analysis. The students are taught print and non- print materials and functions of library. Emphasis is laid on media utilization in libraries. Students gain information about children and adolescent literature, activities for youth and story telling.
In recent years, there has been tremendous changes in library and information science due to phenomenal advancements in communication technology. The networking society needs instant updates of knowledge and information. The requirements of users has changed drastically and the use of libraries has increased. Librarians play a vital role in the academic world, they are information people. Library science uses tools from information technology for collecting, preserving records and resources. The professionals, students and people in general have oriented themselves for quick information and references to access and update to their needs. The program also exposes the students to history and origin of books and printing. Learning process involves diversity of information available in print and other media. Students gain Practical knowledge of information collection, storage , access and retrieval using internet The course equips students with problem solving and in system analysis.
Placements for Librarians
Qualified students find placements in companies, foreign embassies, institutions, government and private sectors, museums, information center's, libraries, publishing houses, film companies, galleries, reading rooms, broadcasting agencies, archives, statistical research centers etc.
B.A Library Science Admissions for 2017 - 2018 Academic Year
Are you looking for admissions for B.A Library Science for the academic year 2017 - 2018? We can connect you with the right colleges and universities offering B.A Library Science courses in your preferred locations. Contact us
for more details.