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Bachelor of L.I.Sc.

Bachelor of Library and Information Science

Do you want to learn about all the special aspects of library management? Bachelor of Library and Information Science is a course which will allow you to learn about all the details about library management and other related things. There are many institutes and government colleges offering this course in India.

Course Name: Bachelor of L.I.Sc.
Stream: Engineering
Course Category: General
Duration: 1 year

Course Overview

It is a professional course named as Bachelor of Library and Information Science. Although its name includes bachelor, it is not exactly a Graduation degree and is available for graduate candidates. The course provides knowledge and skills to make candidates capable of handling library management and related information database management.


Candidates interested for this course must have passed their Graduation degree in any specialization. The minimum passing marks required are 50%- 55% which may vary from institute to institute. There are no age criteria for this course and candidate can pursue this at any stage of his/her life.

Admission Procedure

The admissions are usually done on merit basis which are based on previous qualification and performance. Interested candidates should approach the administrative office and collect the complete information and then submit their filled application form along with all the other required documents and application fee.

Bachelor of L.I.Sc. 2019 - 2020 Admissions/Application Enquiry


Bachelor of L.I.Sc. - Colleges & Admission Notifications

Find the list of colleges offering Bachelor of L.I.Sc. 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.

College NameUniversityState
A.d.n. Institute of Paramedical SciencesIndira Gandhi National Open UniversityMaharashtra
Abhinav Institute of Technology & ManagementTilak Maharashtra VidyapeethMaharashtra
Alagappa UniversityAlagappa University Tamil Nadu
Amravati University CollegeSant Gadge Baba Amravati UniversityMaharashtra
Asian InstitutionPunjabi UniversityPunjab
Bhartiya Shiksha Parishad CollegeUttar Pradesh
Chotanagpur Institute of Information Technology & Management,DhanabadMakhanlal Chaturvedi Rashtriya Patrakarita VishwavidyalayaJharkhand
Damber Singh CollegeUniversity of North BengalSikkim
DiCT Education CenterIndira Gandhi National Open UniversityMadhya Pradesh
Dodla Kausalyama College For WomenSri Venkateswara UniversityAndhra Pradesh
Ettumanoorappan College, EttumanoorMahatma Gandhi UniversityKerala
Govt. Bilasa Girl's P.G.CollegeGuru Ghasidas UniversityChhattisgarh
Integral University CollegeIntegral UniversityUttar Pradesh
K. G. Joshi College of Arts & N. G. Bedekar College of CommerceUniversity of MumbaiMaharashtra
Kamla Nehru Mahavidhalaya - NagpurRashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur UniversityMaharashtra
Kuriakose Elias CollegeMahatma Gandhi UniversityKerala
Mahaveer Institute of TechnologyGautam Buddh Technical UniversityUttar Pradesh
Matoshree Vimalabai deshmukh MahavidyalayaSant Gadge Baba Amravati UniversityMaharashtra
Motilal Nehru Degree CollegeChhatrapati Shahu Ji Maharaj UniversityUttar Pradesh
Nabinchandra CollegeAssam UniversityAssam
Rajdhani Institute of Information TechnologyPunjab Technical UniversityOdisha
Sam Higginbotom Institute of Agriculture, Technology & SciencesUttar Pradesh
Shillong Engineering and Management CollegeNorth Eastern Hill UniversityMeghalaya
Sibsagar CollegeDibrugarh UniversityAssam
Vidya Bharati MahavidyalayaSant Gadge Baba Amravati UniversityMaharashtra
Vikramaditya College of EducationBarkatullah UniversityMadhya Pradesh
Vinayakrao Patil MahavidyalayaDr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University, AurangabadMaharashtra

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The duration for this course is one year which is equivalent to 2 semesters. It may vary in case of weekend classes and distance learning mode.

Further study options

After successful completion of this course, interested candidates can go for M.L.I.Sc., that is Masters of Library and Information Science. Higher qualification always pays in terms of better opportunities and salary scale. Candidates can also consider language courses to have wider range of job aspects in future.
Lastly M.Phil and PhD are also available for these candidates to pursue research as per their own interest.

Course highlights

The course includes study of topics like Knowledge Organization, Information Processing and Retrieval, Basics of Information Technology, Information Sources and Services, etc. It also includes specific courses like Foundation of Library and Information Science, Library and Users, Management of Information Centers, Libraries and Institutions. Candidates learn about Types of Libraries (National, Public and Academics), details about The British Library, Special and Corporate Libraries (their functions, objectives, features, etc.). They also learn about museums, Archives, and their records management.
They learn about Document Classification and Cataloguing through this course. The Library Field Survey and User Survey is a mandatory part of this course and candidates need to submit their report on the basis of their survey and data collection.
Lastly, factors affecting the library and its development are also an important part of this course.

Job aspects

These candidates are ideal for working in libraries, institutes, special places for data collection and catalogue preparation, etc. They can work in national organizations, museums, Archive galleries, etc.

Bachelor of L.I.Sc. Admissions for 2019 - 2020 Academic Year

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