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Diploma in
Library and Information Science


Course Overview

The Diploma in Library and Information Science (DLISc) programme is the gateway to enter the Library and Information Science field: a profession of knowledge, for the knowledge, and by the knowledge. It is the basic course for students to become trained library and information science professionals. It introduces the right skills to procure, harvest, manage, and disseminate the right information to the right person in the right form at the right time.

The course structure covers the content including the Foundation of Library and Information Science; Library Administration and Management; Organization of Library Materials; Information Sources and Services; Theory and Practice of Library Classification and Cataloguing; Information Services and Computer Applications.

The practical hands-on experience in the GLA University Library System which possesses a vast knowledge of repository contains physical and digital resources. Apart from the above, a two to three months special training on archival and preservation of historical, cultural, and heritage artefacts and manuscripts written or engraved by an ancient method.

The programme is not only designed to manage complex documents efficiently but also to equip them on how to serve the intellectual community with a due diligence approach.

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At GLA University, we emphasize education beyond classrooms with project-based learning to ensure our students imbibe what the industry requires.
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    Experiential Education

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    Promising Career Options

    in Various Fields

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    Highly Experienced Faculty

    from top institutions of India

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    Frequent Workshops

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    Guest Lectures

    by eminent thought leaders from the industry

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    Top-Notch Placements

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A Diploma in Library and Information Science is the most revered education across diverse educational institutions and government departments.

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  • All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS)
  • All India Institute of Ayurveda
  • University of Delhi
  • National Libraries
  • Indian Statistical Institute, and many more

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  • GLA University
  • Delhi Public School
  • Rajiv International School, Mathura
  • Great Mission Teacher Training Institute
  • Mahagurukul Foundation, and many more

iconFurther Study Options

  • Bachelor of Library and Information Science
  • Preparation for Government Jobs
  • Library Research Projects



In the placements of Batch 2022, over 3000 GLAdiators
have bagged offers from top recruiters from the industry.
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    Highest CTC

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Why Library and Information Science?

Library and Information Science (LIS) professionals have a wide-ranging scope, serving in diverse settings such as public and school libraries, corporate environments, medical institutions, and historical societies.

Their expertise is essential for organizing, managing, and providing access to documents and information resources. From traditional libraries to specialized collections and digital archives, these professionals play a crucial role in ensuring efficient information retrieval and dissemination across various sectors, reflecting the ever-expanding importance of information management in today's society.

LIS Professionals acquire the following positions:
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    Law Librarians

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    Information Technology Leadership

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    Information Architecture

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    Government Documents Librarians

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    Digital Librarians

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    Digital Humanities

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    Digital Content, Curation and Collections

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    Children's Services Librarians

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    Art Librarians

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    Archives and Records Management

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    Archives and Records Management

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    Academic Librarians





Applicants must have passed 10+2 Examination in any stream with at least 50% marks overall.


  • 1st Year: 40,000 -/ INR