The Department of Library & Information Science is functioning in the University since 2006 with the aim of providing up-to-date LIS education to the students through effective teaching programmes and practical training. The department is working with the vision to educate individuals for careers as librarians, documentalists, information professionals, archivists, information scientists and knowledge managers. The students are educated and trained in order to undertake instruction, research and service oriented programmes which require knowledge on current emerging information technological developments and market requirements. Presently the department is offering M.Lib.I.Sc. (2 Years), M.Phil. and Ph.D. programmes in Library & Information Science through regular stream and it is also offering C.L.I.Sc, B.Lib.I.Sc, M.Lib.I.Sc. and PGDLAN through distance education mode..