PGDLAN : POST GRADUATE DIPLOMA IN LIBRARY AUTOMATION AND NETWORKING

Programme Type PGDIPLOMA
Mode Open Distance Learning
School School of Social Sciences
Duration 1 Year
Medium ENGLISH
Specialization LIBRARY AUTOMATION AND NETWORKING
Description

The Post Graduate Diploma in Library Automation and Networking (PGDLAN) aims at developing the professional competencies of the library and information professionals in an automated and networked environment. The program also provides opportunities for depth or intensive practical to enhance the technical skills of the learners to independently develop or manage a computerized library and information center.

Programme Objectives:

 

The objective of the programme aims to impart to the learners knowledge and skills:

 

 

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associated with fundamentals of computer technology;

 

of library automation and services provided by an automated library; of the components of an information system;

 

of  networking and Internet technology in general and library and information networks in particular;

 

of Internet with special reference to the information resources available in different forms and subjects; to develop web-enabled content;

 

to  about the legal issues associated with information;

 

to design and develop a programme by enhancing skills on programming based on specific languages such as Java or Visual Basic or C++; and

 

 

  • to undertake a practical based project in order to specialize in one of the thrust areas on library automation and networking.
Eligibility

Bachelor’s Degree in Library and Information Science

Fee Structure

Rs. 17,000/- for full programme

Programme Coordinator Dr. Archna Shukla, archna@ignou.ac.in,Ph. 011-29572743

Course Details

Compulsory Courses
Course Code Name of Course Credits
MLI1 INTRODUCTION TO COMPUTERS 2
MLIL1 PRACTICAL 2
MLI2 LIBRARY AUTOMATION 2
MLIL2 PRACTICAL 2
MLI3 INFORMATION SYSTEM 2
MLIL3 PRACTICAL 2
MLI4 NETWORKING AND INTERNET TECHNOLOGY 2
MLIL4 PRACTICAL 2
MLI5 INTERNET RESOURCE 2
MLIL5 PRACTICAL 2
MLI6 CONTENT DEVELOPMENT 2
MLIL6 PRACTICAL 2
MLI7 PROGRAMMING 2
MLIL7 PRACTICAL 2
MLIP8 PROJECT 4

Regional & Study Centre Details

Regional Centre Study Centre
PUNE 16142: IGNOU STUDY CENTRE (16142) (16142)
PORT BLAIR 0201: JNR MAHAVIDYALALA (201)
BHUBANESHWAR 2100: IGNOU REGIONAL CENTRE (2100)
JAIPUR 23153: INT. SCHOOL OF INFORMATICS & MGT (ISIM), JAIPUR (23153)
CHENNAI 2501: DDGD VAISHNAVA COLLEGE (2501)
CHENNAI 2534: ER. PERUMAL MANIMEKALAI P'NIC (2534)
CHENNAI 2578: GURU NANAK COLLEGE (2578)
CHENNAI 2532: JAYA COLLEGE OF ARTS & SCIENCE (2532)
LUCKNOW 2788: INSTITUTE OF ENGG & TECHNOLOGY LUCKNOW (2788)
KOLKATA 2800P: IGNOU PROG. STUDY CENTRE (2800P)
SRINAGAR 1253: NIELIT (FORMERLY DOEACC) RANGRETH (1253)
DEHRADUN 2705: D.A.V. PG COLLEGE DEHRADUN (2705)
DEHRADUN 3715: G B PANT UNIVERSITY (3715)
DELHI 3 (DWARKA) 0775: DELHI LIBRARY ASSOCIATION (0775P)
NOIDA 0771: SHAHEED RAJ GURU COLLEGE OF APPLIED SCIENCES FOR W (0771P)
ALIGARH 47015: SHRI VARSHNEY PG COLLEGE, ALIGARH (47015)
ARMY-PUNE 5404: TRG BN-1, BOMBAY SAPPERS (5404)
ARMY-UDHAMPUR 5501: HRDC HQ NORTHERN COMMAND (5501)
CHANDIGARH 0601: USOL, PU, CHD (601)
BIJAPUR 1303: J.S.S. COLLEGE VIDYAGIRI DHARWAD (1303)
AHMEDABAD 0901: L.D. ARTS COLLEGE (901)
AHMEDABAD 0902: M.S. UNIVERSITY (902)