Sunday, 25 September 2016

Seminar at Vijayawada


(A NAAC accredited ‘B’ Grade College (CGPA : 2.70 in 2 nd Cycle)
Department of Library Science
You are cordially invited to attend

UGC funded One Day National Seminar on





27 th September, 2016 Tuesday

Resource Persons
Dr V. Pulla Reddy M.A, M.Phil, Ph.D
Rtd. Professor, Dept. of Library Science
S.V University, Tirupathi

Dr Raavi. Sarada
Andhra Pradesh Library Association

Dr J. Narayana Moorthy
S.G Lecturer in Library Science
N.T.R GDC, Valmikipuram, Chittor Dist.
(General Secretary GCGLA,AP)

Dr V. Ravi Uppala Sambaiah
Principal & Chairman Organising Secretary

NET Coaching in Library & Information Science in Thrissur

The Academic Library Association (ALA) and Kerala Library Association(KLA) are jointly organizing Free NET Coaching in Library & Information Science for the December 2016 Examination.  Classes are going in Kerala Agricultural University (KAU) Central Library, Vellanikkara, Thrissur, during Sundays and holidays.
This is the 7th Coaching Programme conducted in Thrissur, the 1st, 5th and 6th Batches were held in KAU and the 2nd, 3rd and 4th in St. Thomas College, Thrissur.
A good number of students have already cleared NET and some of them with JRF through this coaching.
Fore more details and registration contact: Dr. A.T. Francis, University Librarian, KAU, President, ALA, President, KLA Thrissur Region & Course Director: 9496839409; or Shri. K. Rajendran, Chief Librarian, Kerala Sahitya Akademy & Secretary, KLA Thrissur Region: 9446637555 or Sri. Sanjo Jose, Librarian, St. Thomas' College, Thrissur & General Secretary, ALA: 8156884113 or Dr. V.S. Swapna, Treasurer, ALA: 9446434149.

National Seminar at

One Day National Seminar on

Citation Databases, Citation Analysis and Impact Factor

5th November 2016

Organized by

Department of Library

Shree Venkateshwara Hi-Tech Engineering College

jointly with SALIS

Chief Guest
 Dr. J.Dominic
Chief Librarian,Karunya University, Coimbatore.

Resource Person
Asst.Professor, DLIS, Bharathidasan University, Trichy.
Librarian, Coimbatore Institute of Technology, Coimbatore.

Registration Fee
Faculty Members Rs.300 / Research Scholars and Students Rs.250
Last Date for Registration 3rd November 2016

Thanks & Regards,
V.Ashok Kumar
Organizing Secretary and Librarian
Shree Venkateshwara Hi-Tech Engineering College
Erode – Gobi Main Road, Othakuthirai, K. Mettupalayam (PO)
Gobichettipalayam, Erode – 638 455, Tamil Nadu, India.
Phone: 04285 – 266188, Mobile: 9524575691

Saturday, 24 September 2016

Seminar at Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur

National Seminar on
Academic inclusion of Librarians
in Digital Era
4-5 November 2016
(2nd Call for Papers)
Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur is organizing a National Seminar on Academic Inclusion of Librarians in Digital Era during 4-5 November 2016, Friday & Saturday. The seminar is organised jointly by KAU’s College of Horticulture (CoH), and University Central Library (KAUCL) in collaboration with the Academic Library Association (ALA) and Kerala Library Association (KLA). Library Professionals, Library Education Teachers, Library Scientists and students in Library and Information Science can participate.
RegistrationRegistration to the Seminar is free. Expenses towards travel and accommodation should be borne by the participants. Free Accommodation will be provided to out of Kerala participants, subject to the availability on first come first serve basis.
Submission of Papers: Original and unpublished papers are invited on the conference themes.  Papers will be accepted only after strict peer review by the editorial committee.
Conference Themes:-

1.      Academic, Research and Extension roles of Librarians
2.      Academic Inclusion of Librarians
3.      Academic Status and Career Development of Librarians
4.      Library Services and Quality in Education, Research and Publishing
5.      Libraries and Academic Impact
6.      Motivation and Morale of Librarians
7.      Library Management in Digital Era
8.      Personnel Management in Libraries
9.      Change Management in Libraries
10.  Hardware and Software Management
11.  Library Automation Softwares
12.  Open Source Software for Libraries
13.  Library Networking, Resource Sharing and Library Consortia
14.  Network Security and Data Security
15.  Use of Social Networking Sites in Libraries
16.  Application of Web/Web 3.0
17.  Digitization and Preservation of Knowledge Resources
18.  Library Portals/Websites
19.  Digital Libraries and Institutional Repositories
20.  Information Literacy, Library Education, User Orientation
21.  Re-engineering Library and Information Systems
22.  Re-structuring Library Services and LIS Education in Digital Era
23.  Other topics related to effective Library & Information Science

Author Guidelines: Full paper in word file with an abstract not exceeding 200 words and 3-5 keywords should be submitted as an e-mail attachment to
Important Dates:-
Submission of Abstracts: 10th October 2016;        Intimation of Acceptance            : 25th October 2016
Submission of Full Paper: 31st October 2016;     Last date of Registration              : 31st October 2016
Seminar Dates: 04-05 November 2016 (Friday & Saturday)
For Further details contact:-
  1. Dr. A.T. Francis, Organizing Secretary; Phone(o): 0487-2438551; (m) 9496839409; e-mail:
  2. Dr. V.S. Swapna, College of Horticulture; Phone(o): 0487-2438313; (m) 9446434149; e-mail:
  3. Smt. N.B. Nisha, KAU Central Library; Phone(o): 0487-2438553; (m) 9495037603; e-mail:

Thursday, 22 September 2016

Seminar on Libraries go digital

 Mysore University Information and Library Science Alumni Network (MILAN)

Mysore University Information and Library Science Alumni Network (MILAN) is organizing one-day seminar on 'Libraries go digital' on Monday, September 26, 2016 at Shri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering (SJCE), Manasagangotri, Mysuru.

Registration is FREE for MILANers (MILAN members). Register thy names by sending an email to on or before September 24, 2016. In the interest of logistic arrangements, we may not encourage the spot registration.

For Non-MILANers, registration fee is Rs. 200 (Rupees two hundred only) payable by cash in the office of Shri. K.L. Basappa, Treasurer, MILAN and Librarian, Sri Jayachamarajendra College of Engineering (SJCE), Manasagangotri, Mysuru, on or before Saturday, September 24, 2016. Contact details: 9480422557 (Mobile).

For more information please visit: seminar-on-libraries-go- digital-and-meet-and-greet-


Vacancy of Library Professional Trainees in NIT Karnataka

NIT Karnataka

Name of the Post:  Library Professional Trainees

Number of Vacancy: 5

Pay Scale: INRRs.8,000/-per month

Duration: The duration of traineeship will be for Eleven Months

 Age Limit: Below 35 yearsas on 15th October 2016.

Educational Qualifications: Candidates Should have MLISc. / BLISc. From a
recognized University

For more details: announcments-tenders/vacancy- library-professional-trainees- 0

iETD 2016


 INFLIBNET Centre/Shodhganga is organising National iETD 2016 Conference on the theme *"Evolving ETDs to Knowledge Repositories" *on *5-7 October 2016* at INFLIBNET Centre. Kindly note that this is the best time to be in Gujarat on the occasion of Navratri/ Garba. Please visit INFLIBNET/ Shodhganga
website for more details at

*Important Dates:*
Last Date of Registration: *3rd October, 2016*
*Last Date for Paper : 30 September, 2016 *
The Conference:  *5-7 October, 2016*
*Convention Venue:*
Information and Library Network Center (an IUC of UGC)
Infocity, Gandhinagar - 382007, Gujarat, India.

*Contact Details*
Manoj Kumar K
*Convener, iETD 2016 Conference*
Ph: 079-2326-8220/8232
Email id: