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Timeline:

DLIS

DLIS

Mphil/PhD

2018

Mphil and PhD programmes have been introduced for the first time with two Mphil and Four PhD incumbents in the Departmen.

Faculty

2017

Mr Mayukh Biswas joined as the third full-time faculty in the Departmen.

Faculty

2012

Dr. Tapan Barui joined as the second full-time faculty in the Departmen.

MLIS

2005

Masters in Library and Information Science course of one year (two semester) was introduced.

Fill up

2001

Saptarshi Ghosh joined the Department as a full-time teacher in February 2001.

Gap Again

2000

Dr. Biswajit De left the Department and rejoined in his previous post.

First Faculty

1998

Dr. Biswajit De joined as the first full time faculty in the Department.

1992

1992

Death of Dr. Ajay Ranjan Chakraborty and the department was being looked after by the officers in the Central Library. Dr. Dilip Roy, Dr. Ladly Roy and Dr. Jyotirmoy Roy from the Central Library along with Mr. Monoj Kumar Roy, Mr. Brindaban Karmar and Mr. Jyotirindramohon Mazumder, Documentation Officer, CHS played the pivotal role in shaping the department.

1990-91

1990-91

Establishment of the Department of LIS under the leadership of Dr. Ajay Ranjan Chakraborty, evening shift BLIS course in the Humanities Building.