Within this framework, MLIP-002 has the following specific objectives to enable a learner to:
Identify and formulate research problems.
write a good research proposal.
identify and use appropriate research methodology.
conduct scientific investigation in a systematic way.
collect and analyse data.
apply appropriate tools, techniques and methods and statistics to the field of library and information science
Types of Project/Dissertation Work
The Project/Dissertation work may be of any one of the following types and preferably from the emerging areas of library and information science: Design and development of information system/ user interface/ information service and its components (action research) An inter-institutional study aimed at inter-institutional comparison of information networks/ information systems/ information services/ information products/ practices; Comprehensive case study (covering single library/ information centre/ information network/ information system);Users’ survey, field study (empirical study) Survey of literature in any discipline (bibliographic/ bibliometric study). Users’ Sensitisation
Information literacy – methods, techniques, case studies.