Bachelor of Library and Information Science (B.Lib)

Bachelor of Library and Information Science or B.Lib is a 1-year degree awarded to students who excel in Library Science. Library Science is an act of managing, maintaining and preserving information using sources of information technology and education. The minimum eligibility criterion required for the course is graduation degree with a minimum of 50% marksin aggregate.
After successful completion of B.Lib course, one has numerous career options to choose from. Job opportunities like that of a Librarian, Documentation Officer, Library and Information Officer, Deputy Librarian and Information Analyst are open for candidates of this course. The salary of a person specialized in this course increasing with experience and expertise.

B.Lib Course Eligibility

Candidates who wish to pursue B.Lib course must fulfill the below-mentioned eligibility criteria.
Bachelor’s degree in any discipline from a recognized university.
A minimum score of 50% in the same.
Although, in some cases, minimum score and age limit for pursuing B.Lib course varies from institute to institute. However, there is no set age limit for pursuing this librarian course in some distance learning institutes.

B.Lib Course Duration

B.Lib course duration is generally 1-year in most of the institutes which is further sub-divided into 2 semesters in the below-mentioned organizations.
The objective of B.Lib course is to meet the demand of the growing needs of experts in the fields of library management and administration, book and journal procurement. Hence, this course deals with an act of unlimited opportunities as there will always be a need of preserving and maintaining vital information all across the globe irrespective of sector or volume.