MLibSc or Master of Library Science is a postgraduate level degree course in library sciences. Library science is an interdisciplinary field which involves the study of principles and practices of library administration. The major disciplines that are associated with library science include education, management, and information technology.
The course serves as a foundation for candidates who wish to build their career in the field of research or teaching. However, the course also offers lucrative employment opportunities to candidates who wish to pursue jobs.
M. Lib mainly includes the study of collection management, information systems and technology, research methods, cataloguing and classification, preservation, reference, statistics, database management, information architecture and knowledge management, etc. This course enables you to get in-depth insights of the IT science and library management skills.
What are the different posts for M.Lib
- Librarian- Senior or Junior
- Information Officer
- Assistant Librarian
- Library Assistant
- Library Attendant
- Documentary Officer
Advantages of doing M.Lib
- The course improves your sense and taste of books as your involvement with a variety of books will automatically increase.
- It will help you improve your communication skills to a great extent.
The basic eligibility criteria for pursuing a Master of Library Science degree is having graduation in the Bachelors of Library and Information Science