CENTRE FOR LIBRARY AND INFORMATION MANAGEMENT STUDIES (CLIMS)
Centre for Library and Information Management Studies, Tata Institute of Social Sciences, Mumbai is happy to announce the admission call for PhD in Library and Information Science. Selected candidates can pursue Ph.D. either by staying on TISS campus or from whichever location they are in. TISS does not make any distinction among research scholars as full time and part time. However, selected candidates who are not staying on the Campus, are required to be in touch with the research guide, fulfill the necessary requirements of the Ph.D. programme. They are expected to fulfill course work requirement by attending the Modular workshops. (Workshop of 5 days each duration, once in every quarter, in the first year only.Total four workshops) . This is a compulsory requirement.
Possible areas of research are :Knowledge Society, Information Access and Services, e-resources, Digitization, Collection Building, Digital Library, , Information and Digital Literacy,and other emerging areas in the discipline of LISc.
Number of Seats: 5
Last date for submission of application form is March 16, 2013
Acting Librarian, TISS
Deputy Librarian, TISS