Library science (often termed library studies, library and information science) is an interdisciplinary or multidisciplinary field that applies the practices, perspectives, and tools of management, information technology, education, and other areas to libraries; the collection, organization, preservation, and dissemination of information resources; and the political economy of information.
The bachelor of library science (or "bachelor of library and information science") is a degree sometimes awarded to students majoring in library science. It is commonly abbreviated as "B.L.S.", "B.Lib.", or "B.L.I.S.", often with the periods omitted ("BLS", "BLib", or "BLIS")
Eligibility:Graduation with 45% Duration: 1 Year
The Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) is the master's degree that is required for most professional librarian positions in most Commonwealth universities, bachelor's and master's programs have been merged to create the MLIS/MLISc degree.
Eligibility:Graduation in B.Lib Duration: 1 Year
The goal of the doctoral program is to prepare future intellectual leaders in the area of information. Specifically, the program is geared toward intensive study of the organization, evaluation, and use of information. Each doctoral student will be expected to articulate his or her own goals within these general areas.
Eligibility:Post Graduation Duration: 3 Years