Department of Library and Information Science

The Department of Library and Information Science was established in the year 2015, under the School of Engineering and Technology, with a view to equip the libraries with trained manpower.

Objectives of the Programme
  1. To familiarize students with basic concepts of information and its communication in society
  2. To introduce modern management techniques to students to manage Libraries and Information Centers effectively
  3. To develop skills in using computer and communication technology
  4. To acquaint students with the activities and services of different information systems and introduce the repackaging and consolidation techniques
  5. To make the students learn advanced information processing techniques and develop capability in retrieving information by applying different search techniques
  6. To assist students in identifying and learning the major issues in the development of new technologies in the libraries
  7. To introduce the different methods and techniques of research

Programmes Offered

  • M.L.I.S. (Master of Library and Information Science)
  • Duration of the Programme : 2 Years divided into 4 Semesters (Choice Based Credit System)
    Intake Capacity : 25
    Total Credit :80 (20 Credits per Semester)


N Chakraborty Mrs. Nirmali Chakraborty, Assistant Professor (Ad-hoc)
MLIS, M. Phil, Pursuing PhD from NEHU
Phone no.: 9954196376
Areas of Interest: Digitization, Institutional Repository, Knowledge Management, Library 2.0
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K Devi Dr. Ksh. Krishna Devi, Assistant Professor (Contractual)
MLIS (University of Pune), Ph.D. (Mizoram University)
Areas of Interest: Digital Libraries, Information Retrieval Systems, Knowledge Management, ETDs, Green Libraries, Knowledge Organization
Phone no.: 8876989132
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D Das Mr. Digbijoy Das, Assistant Professor (Contractual)
MLIS (Gauhati University)
Areas of Interest: Library Automation, Preservation & Conservation, ICT, KOHA, Web Technology, Research Methodology
Phone no.: 9864478423
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