CLIS : Certificate in LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE

Programme Type CERTIFICATE
Mode Online Mode
School School of Social Sciences
Duration 0 Year, 6 Months
Medium ENGLISH
Specialization LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE
Description

The Certificate Programme in Library and Information Science (CLIS) is being launched with an objective to cater to the staffing needs of rural libraries as well as for imparting basic skills and training in library management. Since most rural libraries are being managed by untrained persons, it will provide them an opportunity to takeup basic training in library and information science profession.

The CLIS Programme is meant to impart skills and training necessary for the effective organisation and management of libraries and information units in the country in the present day context and providing varieties of library and information services with the help of IT wherever possible. The medium of instruction is English at present. However, students can write their assignments and TEE in Hindi language as well.

The main objectives of the Programme are to:
  • Sensitise library and information science professionals at grass root level.
  • Impart basic skills and training in library management and information handling.
  • Give an opportunity of professional slkill development to those who are already working in libraries and not having any professional qualifications.
Eligibility

10+2 Passed or BPP from IGNOU

Fee Structure

Rs. 3000/- for full programme, and the Exam fees as decided by the Univerisity.

Programme Coordinator Dr. Archana Shukla, Dr. Zuchamo Yanthan Faculty of Library & Information Science, IGNOU, New Delhi Phone- 011-29572743 Email: archana@ignou.ac.in

Course Details


Course Code

Course title

Credits

 

BLI-011

Libraries: An Introduction

4

BLII-012

Document Processing and Organisation

4

BLII-013

Information Sources and Library Services

4

BLII-014

ICT in Libraries

4

School Details

Regional Centre Study Centre
CENTRE FOR ONLINE EDUCATION COE: CENTRE FOR ONLINE EDUCATION