The established Central Library became as teaching and research department full time from the academic year 2007-2008 by offering integrated MLIS (2 years) Academic Programme and full time and part time research programme. The courses offered by the Department are well updated with an industry need based curriculum. The Department has well versed faculty in current areas of LIS and Information Technology.
The Students are trained by the faculty members and external experts in the newer technologies like Digital Libraries, Institutional Repositories, Content Management systems, Knowledge Management, E-Learning and Web Technologies etc., with practical relevance to meet the current needs of the information industry and libraries. The Department is arranging suitable placement facilities for the students in various libraries/Information Industries. These Programmes with updated curriculum in meeting present needs of government, academic, corporate libraries and information industries to ensure the cent present employability. Our degree programmes provide a solid foundation in core and emerging areas of Library and Information Science and trains students to become independent researchers.