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Library Internship: A Key to the Development of Sustainable Professional Competence
Building Curriculum with Difference: A Vison for LIS Education (2006)
  • Puttaraj Choukimath, Tata Institute of Social Sciences
  • Uma Choukimath
  • Muttayya M Koganuramath
Abstract

Obtaining a professional position in the field requires real world experience. Theoretical facets form the backbone, but exposure to real-life situations need not be ignored. 'Sustainable professional competencies' warrant for the continued education and training of the LIS professionals in general and the new entrants in particular. This paper discusses the prospects of the Library Internship Training and thereby advocates for its integration in the LIS curricula. It reveals that, there is much to gain from the Library Internship.

Keywords
  • Library Internship,
  • Professional Competencies
Publication Date
Winter November 23, 2006
Publisher
IATLIS
Citation Information
Puttaraj Choukimath, Uma Choukimath and Muttayya M Koganuramath. "Library Internship: A Key to the Development of Sustainable Professional Competence" DharwadBuilding Curriculum with Difference: A Vison for LIS Education (2006)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/puttaraj_choukimath/2/