Library and Information Science
CERTIFICATE IN LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE (C.L.I.Sc.)
Certificate course in Library and Information science, an extension work of our Knowledge Resource Centre, is a six months course under the Centre for Adult Continuing and Extension Education, University of Kerala. University of Kerala conducts the examination and issues certificates. The objectives of the course are:
- To give training to the students in the basic principles of Library and Information Science including fundamental laws, library organization, management, library and Information services, and library automation.
- To train persons in the day-today routine work involved in the running of small public and academic libraries
- To train semi-professional staff of the college and special libraries in the respective routine work of a modern library
The course usually begins during June of every year. The qualification for admission is plus two pass. For those who are in service, the minimum qualification is SSLC.
The course is conducted at Loyola College of Social Sciences, Sreekariyam, Thiruvananthapuram. The classes are on Saturdays and Sundays.
Course Coordinator – Dr.Sunil Kumar P., Librarian
General Coordinator- Dr. Jose Boban, HOD, Dept. of Sociology