Department of Library and Information Science

Activities & Events

Quiz Competition

Gyangdeepthi (Library Science Students Association) in connection with Reading Club conducted a Quiz competition as a part of Reading week celebration. Dr. Rajeev S P (Professor, Social work Department) was the Quiz Master. More than 15 teams comprised of two members are participated in this Quiz competition. Fr. Shinto Joseph (Asst. Professor and Library Warden) distribute the Prizes to the winners.

Orphanage visit

BLISc and MLISc students with faculty members visit Good Hope Relief Settlement Annex, Fort Kochi on February 16, 2019 as a part of extension activity.

National Librarians Day Celebration, 2015

Department of Library and Information Science conducted National Librarians Day celebration at Golden Aureole Auditorium, Rajagiri College of Social Sciences. Famous Poetess Ms. Aryambika S V (Kendra Sahitya Academy Award Winner), who inaugurated the function. National Librarians Day is an annual event in the India dedicated to the celebration of libraries and librarians. The inaugural event was held on Aug 12, 2015.   S. R. Ranganathan, who is known as “Father of Library Science in India”, was the first person one who identified the real need of libraries and library science education in our country. India celebrates August 12 as Librarians Day in his honor.

Reading day celebration 2016

Department of Library and Information Science and Fr. Moses Library jointly organized the Reading Day Celebration in connection with the remembrance of Shri. P.N. Panicker, Father of Library Movement in Kerala. The function will be held on 21st June 2016 at Golden Aureole Auditorium at 2.00 P.M. Shri. Pramod Raman, Young writer, News Anchor in Malayala Manorama was the Chief Guest of the programme.A debate titled “Social Media and Change in Reading among Youth” lead by Mr. Joshy Varghese (DDU-GKY Mobilization Head) was also organized during the occasion. Students conducted various competitions   such as elocution, poetry recitation, Quiz Competition, skit etc.

Literature Book Exhibition 2016

Department of Library and Information Science in association with Fr. Mosses Library organized Literature Book Exhibition in connection with the birthday celebration of Dr. S. R Ranganathan, Father of Library Science on August 12th.

National Librarians Day Celebration 2016

In Connection with National Librarians Day, Department of Library & Information Science and Fr. Mosses Library opened a library facility for the children (Rhythm of Reading) at St. Mary’s Convent Orphanage, Ernakulum on August 9th, 2016. The theme was: “Donate a book-Inspire a child”.

National Reading week celebration 2017

Department of Library and Information Science in association with Fr. Moses Library celebrated 22nd Reading Week on 27th June 2017 at Golden Aureole Hall. The event was name as “Blossom of Reading” and inaugurated by the distinguished guest Sri. M Swaraj (MLA, Tripunithara).  Sri. M Swaraj made an attractive speech about the importance of reading and the role of books in developing human knowledge. Various competitions are conducted in relation with the reading week celebrations and the prizes for the winners were distributed by the Honorable MLA in the function. A Book Exhibition is also conducted as part of this Celebration.

National Library week celebration 2017

Department of Library and Information Science in association with Fr. Mosses Library, Celebrating National Library Week by conducting Panel Discussion, Speech Competition and also organizing a Chart Presentation in College Court Yard with the theme Kerala Culture. Information Regarding 14 Districts displayed in different Charts. For panel Discussion, Ranjith K U from Outreach was the Moderator.

Rhythm of Reading-Book donation Campaign

BLISc and MLISc students with faculty members visit Infant Jesus Convent Orphanage Ochanthuruth, Vypin .Set a library for them and donate uniform and other Educational Equipments.