* The title of the programme is approved u/s 22 of University Grants Commission (UGC) Act 1956.
The Inter-University Board of India resolved that graduates of any stream would be eligible for admission to the Librarianship courses conducted by the Indian Universities. The University has established the faculty for full-fledged study of Library & Information Science and further research. The University offers a one-year Bachelor of Library & Information Science and one-year of Masters of Library & Information Science programmes. The courses are designed to be flexible and wide-ranging, incorporating the cung edge as well as ensuring a firm grasp of core fundamentals. The department has a fairly well equipped and fully computerized library.
The industry of Library and Information Science is filled with the endless passion of professionals wanting to make positive change around them by offering the right source of knowledge. Library sciences aren't just about storybooks, Y/A novels and other chapters from a science textbook. It has a much bigger and immensely responsible role to play in this world. Library science is a pathway to explore the interest of preserving knowledge, data, and information for the world to use whenever needed. The course of Library and Information science is relatively new. However, the Master's programme determines to give a professional foundation to the future librarians not just in India but around the world.
This interdisciplinary field incorporates practices and principles of library disciplines inclusive of education, IT, and management. The Library Science curriculum at AUS is widely based on theoretical and practical components. Here, the syllabi are typically focused on pedagogy that offers knowledge in organizing information, library classification system, cataloguing etc. The faculty members here teach every student to be ethical in their chore of disseminating information and teaches tricks to manage a physical and digital bank of resources.
B.Lib./ B.Lis. or eq.