About Us

Department of Library and Information Science Somaiya Vidyavihar University Library initiates the Department of Library and Information Science from the coming academic year 2021-2022. The department is currently located on the 4th floor of Bhaskaracharya building.

The department proposes to conduct Masters and Doctoral (Ph.D.) degrees in Library and Information Science incorporating the iSchool concept. Through it’s various courses, the department aims to develop the necessary skills in the library and information professionals and sustain this by conducting specialized need-based programmes.

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The department considers its responsibility to cater to the need of working library professionals and keep them abreast with the latest technology and developments by engaging in continuous educational programmes, lectures, workshops, brainstorming sessions etc.

SVU commences it’s Two Years Integrated PG Programme of Master of Library and Information Science (MLISc) and Ph. D. in Library and Information Science from this academic year 2021-22 at Department of Library and Information Science.

Master of Library and Information Science

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A Message from the University Librarian

Welcome to the Somaiya Vidyavihar University Library!!!

We at the Central library, aim to create, an atmosphere conducive for learning, by offering innovative programmes, imparting extensive expertise, wide access to scholarly resources and by providing diverse spaces. The library is a hybrid library with traditional print resources as well as digital resources. The digital resources can be accessed remotely using SVV Net ID.