Library and information science

Total Lectures


Users of Information Retrieval Systems


Users of Information Retrieval Systems
Information security issues in the networked environment (LIB)
Social media for library services (LIB)
Social media in a knowledge society (LIB)
E-commerce & E-Governance (LIB)
Information related legislation - censorship (LIB)
Information Related Legislation- RTI (LIB)
Intellectual property right: Copyright (LIB)
M-01 Librametry, Bibliometrics, Scientometrics, Informetrics and Webometrics: Historical Development
M-03 Library Use Studies
Knowledge management (LIB)
The information disciplines (LIB)
M-04.Analysis of Circulation data, Including the Quantitative Methods to Evaluate Collection
M-07 Bibliometrics in Assessing Productivity and Impact of Research
The digital divide (LIB)
M-08 Growth of Literature
Data, information and knowledge (LIB)
M-09 Obsolescence factor: Definition and Calculation
M-18 Basics of Research Methodology
M-19 Basics of Testing of Hypotheses
M06 National Information Infrastructure
P10 M05 Classical Law of Bibliometrics
P10 M06 Bradford Distributions: An Overview
P05 M04 Application Software, System Software and Service Software
Programming Languages: Low Level, Machine Language, Assembly, High Level Language (HLL)
P05 M37 Crowd Sourcing
Leadership and power: handling groups conflict
Group processes: group dynamics (SWE)
Knowledge Society (LS)
Theories and Models of Communication (LS)
P05 M01
P05 M03
Cataloguing practice: institution and its organs according to CCC and AACR-2R (LIB))
Cataloguing Practice: Multi Volume Book in CCC and AACRR-2R (LIB)
Economics of information (LIB)
Digitization part-2 (LIS)
Concept, definition and scope of library management (LIS)
Principles of Management and application in L& Centres management (LIS)
Schools of Management Thoughts (LIS)
Organisational structure of the library
P06 M12R K Verma
Networking techniques, media and devices: switching techniques
Network Protocols
Library catalogue – definition, functions, importance and adjunctslibrary catalogue -LIS
History of Catalogue Codes
Normative principles of cataloguing: laws, canons and principle Part-I-LIS
Normative principles: laws, canons and principles Part-II - LIS
Forms of library catalogue - LIS
Subject cataloguing : Chain procedure, POPSI and PRECIS - LIS
Cooperative cataloguing, centralized cataloguing union catalogue and MARC project - LIS
Organisation of cataloguing department - LIS
Filing rules: ALA filing rules and Rnganathan’s filing rules - LIS
Types of entries of classified catalogue according to CCC - LIS
Types of entries of dictionary catalogue according to AACR-2R - LIS
Rendering of headings in CCC and AACR-2R – personal authorship, shared authorship - LIS
Rendering of headings and cataloguing practice of pseudonyms - LIS
Corporate authorship in CCC and AACR-2R:Government - LIS
Corporate authorship in CCC and AACR-2R: institution and its organs - LIS
Corporate authorship in CCC and AACR-2R: conference - LIS
Choice and rendering of headings: resolving conflict of authorship in CCC and AACR-2R - LIS
Multivolume books in CCC and AACR-2R - LIS
Preiodical and serial publications in CCC and AACR-2R - LIS
Isolates and auxiliaries: Common and Special Isolates; Standard subdivisions_M10 Satija
Main classes and their order:
Fundamental Categories: Facets and facet analysis_LIS P02 M11
Dewey Decimal Classification _LIS P02 M12A
Colon Classification _LIS P02 M12b
Universal Decimal Classification _LIS P02 M12c
Library of Congress Classification _M12D Satija
Knowledge Organisations: ISKO, CRG and EDUG,etc_M18 Satija
Classification and Information Technology_LIS P02 M17
Classification and Indexing_M16 Satija
Choice of a Classification Scheme: General versus Special schemes_LIS P02 M15
Designing of a Depth Classification Schedule: Phases and Steps_M14 Satija
Call, Book and Collection Numbers: Use of Cutter Author Tables_LIS P02 M13a
Call, Book and Collection Numbers: Ranganathan’s Chronological System_LIS P02 M13b
Advanced Course in Information Storage and Retrieval II V5
Advanced Course in Information Storage and Retrieval I
Basic Concepts and Components of IR Systems V2
Challenges of bibilometric and scientometric studies V2
Evolutions in Information Retrieval V3
Data sources and SW tools for bibilometric studies V1
Infromation Seeking Behaviour what, why and how 1
Information Extraction V2
Introduction to Information Retrieval 1
Web Based Information Retrieval Techniques V2
Webometrics, Cybermetrics and Nettometrics V2
Selection & Equsition New
Marketing of library and Information Services V1
History and Development of Special Libraries V1
Network protocol types :
Review sources, State-of-the-art reports, Trends etc. (LIB)
M09 Bibliographical Sources: Use and Evaluation
M10 Indexing and Abstracting Sources: Use and Evaluation
M-02.Types of Information Sources: Documentary: Primary, Secondary, and Tertiary (LS)
04.Reference Sources: Use and Evaluation Criteria, e-Information Sources (LS)
M-05.Dictionaries: Use and Evaluation (LIS)
M-06.Encyclopaedias: Use and Evaluation (LIS)
M-07.Geographical Sources: Use and Evaluation (LIS)
Information sources: concept, and need for Information (LIB)
Types of Information sources: non-documentary: oganisations and humans (LIB)
Biographical sources: use and evaluation (Including Linkedin, Facebook) (LIB)
Handbooks, Yearbooks, etc: use and evaluation (LIB)
Sources for current Information: an overview (LIB)
Standards, Patents, Trade catalogues, etc as source of information (LIB)
Information users and their information needs: category of information users & their needs (LIB)
User studies, users education (LIB)
Reference interview & search techniques (LIB)
Reference librarian: role, skills, & competencies. other information intermediaries (LIB)
Role of various specialists in design and development of information products
Information intermediaries: types and functions (LIB)
Referral, document delivery & translation services (LIB)
P12 M26
International system for Agricultural Science and Technology (AGRIS) (LIB)
International Information systems: services & poducts: MEDLARS / MEDLINE (LIB)
National Information Systems: services & products: NISCAIR (LIB)
National Information Systems and Programmes In Humanities (LIB)
Reference service: concept, need, types, theories, trends (LIB)
National Information Systems: Services and Products: ENVIS (LIB)
Literature search (LIB)
Organisation of international information systems and programmes (LIB)
Information services: concept, need etc (LIB)
National Information Systems and Programmes in Social Sciences (LIB)
Organisation of national information systems and programmes (LIB)
International nuclear information system (INIS) (LIB)
M- 23.Alerting services: concept need technology of current awareness services (CAS)
Call, book and collection numbers: shelf arrangement: book numbers in india with special reference……
Subjects: basic, compound and complex: Phase relations
Work in the idea plane : canons of characteristics
Subjects and disciplines: modes of formation of subjects
Work in the verbal plane; canons of terminology
Notation: kinds, qualities, mnemonics and hospitality
Work in the Idea plane: principles of helpful sequence
Work in the Idea Plane: Formation of arrays and chains
Classification system and its components
Species of bibliographic classifications : enumerative and faceted
Classification as a logical process and daily activity
Purpose, functions and limitations of Bibliographic classification
Major components of digital library (LIS)
Search and browse Interface in digital library. (LIS)
Digital library technical infrastructure.(LIS)
Digital library architecture. (LIS)
Collection development in digital library. (LIS)
Knowledge organization in digital library (LIS)
Open access and digital library (LIS)
DRM/Access management part-2 (LIS)
Digital preservation part-1 (LIS)
Digital preservation part-2 (LIS)
Digital library : marketing and promotions (LIS)
Evaluation and case studies (LIS)
Digital library standards (LIS)
Digital library initiative in india part-1 (LIS)
Digital library initiative in india part-2 (LIS)
Major project : US(LIS)
Major project : UK(LIS)
Major project : Rest of the world(LIS)
Eprint (LIS)
Digital library and semantic web(LIS)
Case studies : GSDL (LIS)
Digitization part-1 (LIS)
Introduction of digital library(LIS)
Digital library planning and implemenation (LIS)
DRM/Access management part-1 (LIS)
Digital library : historical perspectives (LIS)
Library catalogue – definition, functions, importance and adjunctslibrary catalogue -LIS
Concept, definition and scope of library management (LIS)
M-01 Librametry, Bibliometrics, Scientometrics, Informetrics and Webometrics: Historical Development
Social Media Platforms and Tools (LIB)
Social Media: Role of Social Media in Society (LIB)
Data Literacy : Definition, Importance and scope
Constructing Media Message
Theories and Models of Media and Information Literacy
MIL Policies and Strategies
Media Literacy so far
Information society vs. knowledge society
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