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Diploma in Library and Information Studies

Duration: 2 years part-time Day


This diploma examines the enduring centrality and value of libraries in public, private, and personal contexts. It introduces the core principles and practices of librarianship and develops the knowledge and skills required to provide library and information services in diverse settings to meet the information needs of different clientele and communities. It develops the ability to create and run information systems and resources and the required competencies to manage, maintain, and promote libraries and information centres (digital, physical, and hybrid) in various settings, including public, academic, school, national, corporate, law, and special libraries, as well as government agencies, health organizations, and museums.

For a detailed Programme of Studies proceed from here.


Career Opportunities 

Graduates are prepared for professional careers as librarians, catalogers, online information providers, information specialists, and library and information centre managers. 




Course Fees

Click here for course fees pertaining to courses commencing in 2017/8

For further information on Course Bye-Laws and relevant entry requirements proceed from here.  

Last Updated: 6 April 2017

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