Shivaji University has started the process of entrance exams for the year 2016-17. Shivaji University B. Lib. & Info. Sc. & M. Lib. Inf. Sc. Entrance examination's schedule has been announced.
B. Lib. & Info. Sc. Entrance Exam and M. Lib. Inf. Sc.
Following is the relevant information :
Syllabus for B. Lib. & Info. Sc. Entrance Exam.
- Current Affairs -
- Arithmetic Examples
- Author and Books
- Reasoning (Including Mathematical) -
- Logical Reasoning -
- People and Environment -
Syllabus for M. Lib. Info. Sc. Entrance Exam.
1. Foundation of Library and Information Science
Unit 1: Library as a Social Institution-
Unit 2: Normative Principles of Library and Information Science
Unit 3: Landmarks of Library Movements
Unit 4: Library Development
Unit 5: Laws Relating to Libraries and Information
Unit 6 : Library Education and Profession.
Unit 7 : Professional Associations
Unit 8: Public Relations and Extension Activities:
2. Knowledge Organization, Information Processing and Retrieval
Unit 1 : Document Classification
Unit 2: Scheme of Classification
Unit 3: Document Cataloguing
Unit 4: Standards of Cataloguing Code
Unit 5: Bibliographic Description
Unit 6: Standards for Document Description
Unit 7: Scheme of Classification
Unit 8: Standards of Cataloguing Code
3. Management of Libraries and Information Centers
Unit 1 : Management
Unit 2 : Human Resource Management
Unit 3: Financial Management
Unit 4: Planning
Unit 5: System Analysis and Design
Unit 6: Total Quality Management (TQM)
Unit 7: Library Housekeeping Operations:
Unit 8: Management of Change
4. Information Sources and Services
Unit 1: Fundamental Sources of Information
Unit 2: Information Sources and their evaluation
Unit 3: Information Service
Unit 4 : Web resources
Unit 5. Information Service
Unit 6. Abstracting Service
Unit 7: Indexing Systems
Unit. 8. Information Systems and their Services.
5. Information Technology Basics
Unit 1. Information Technology
Unit 2 : Computer Basics
Unit 3. Computer Architecture
Unit. 4. Computer Software
Unit. 5. Computer Applications in Libraries and Information Centers
Unit 6. Database
Unit. 7 Multimedia
Unit 8: Computer Networks
Unit 9: Digital Library and Virtual Library
6. Library and Users
Unit 1: Information Users and their needs
Unit 2: Information Literacy
Unit 3. User Orientation Programme
Unit 4 User Study
Unit 5: Techniques of Use Studies
Unit 6: User Education
Unit 7: User Education : Technique and Methods
Unit 8: Report Writing for Use & User studies
Last Date of the receipt of the application for Entrance Examination: 16th April 2016.
- With Late Fees of Rs. 100/- up to 21st April 2016.
- With Super Late Fees of Rs. 500/- up to 25th April 2016
Entrance Exam Time -
- B. Lib. Sci. & Inf. Science 01.00-2.30 p.m. 4. M.
- Lib Sci. & Inf. Science 01.00-2.30 p.m.
Shivaji University, Kolhapur 0231-2609063
Source - Prasad Patil, City Journalist, College Dekho.