Transformation of Library Services in Electronic Era

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Bhanu Partap, Rajinder Kumar, Balwan Singh
2016, xx+442pp
Hardcover, 9789385883095
Rs. 1995.00

Today’s era is known as Information and Communication Technology era. Every aspect of human life is affected by ICT. The applications of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) in libraries have brought the revolutionary changes in the entire concept of library operations, services and management. Today, the modern libraries are not equipped with print books and journals but also with CD-ROM Databases, Digital Video Discs, Electronic Databases, Consortia’s, e-books and e-journals etc. Hence libraries have been transformed from traditional libraries to hybrid libraries having print, electronic and online resources. So, the library and information science professionals used to get ready to face the challenges emerging due to the adoption of newer technologies. An attempt has been made in the present volume to synthesize all aspects of library and information science and ICT and to put them in the systematic order at one place to understand the conceptual phenomena and to render the better and effective services to the patterns. This book not only deals with the theoretical aspects on different topics, but there are also some case studies which show the path to march forward. The emergence of Internet as a new media of information delivery, digitization, Innovations in agricultural information system, plagiarism, farm advisory services, RFID, Barcode technology, KOHA, Moodle, etc., have been discussed in one way or the other in the proposed book. The book is suppose to be useful for practising librarians, information scientists, information managers, research scholars, students and teachers of library and information science and others who are concerned with information science, modernization and digitization of library and information resources and services.

Bhanu Partap is presently working as Assistant Librarian at Nehru Library, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar, India.
Rajinder Kumar is presently working as Assistant Librarian at Nehru Library, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar, India.
Balwan Singh is presently working as Deputy Librarian at Nehru Library, CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar, India.

1. Revolutionary Changes in Library Services in IT Era
Meghna Dhar

2. Innovations in Agricultural Information System and Services

Rabindra K. Mahapatra

3. Transformation of Libraries in Electronic Era
Balwan Singh

4. Newspaper Libraries Network (NEWSLIBNET): A Proposed Model for Resource Sharing Among Newspaper Libraries of North India
Parveen Kumar and Preeti Mahajan

5. Impact of Internet on Extension Specialists for Farm Advisory Services: A Case Study of CCS Haryana Agricultural University, Hisar
Bhanu Partap

6. Challenges, Opportunities and the Role of Librarian in Technological Era
Imran Khan

7. Librarians and their Conception in Library & Information Science Profession in Current Scenario
Ved Parkash, Somdutt and Mamta Kumari

8. Scenario of Library and Information Science Education in South Asia with Emphasis on India
Bobby Phuritsabam, Th. Purnima Devi and Memori Sagolsem

9. Library and Information Science (LIS) Education in ICT Era: An Indian Scenario

Srabani Karak

10. Role of Library Professionals in Digital Environment

Shuvasish Sarkar

11. Promoting the Academic Integrity through Anti-plagiarism Software: An Overview
Santanu Das

12. Web Resources Management and Semantic Web Technology in Libraries
Surendra Kumar Pal and Nilratan Bhattacharjee

13. Knowledge Society: A Changing Dimension of LIS Professionals and Libraries in Digital Era
M. Muthu and V. Harineeswaran

14. The Technological University Library Management Information System (MIS): A Development Strategy
Arun Kumar Sahu

15. Digital Library Initiatives in Academic Libraries: A Practical Approach
N. Santhi

16. Information Literacy, E-Literacy of the Students of Social Science: A Case Study of School of Social Science, Assam University
Sumita Das and Susmita Das

17. Role of Library and Library Professionals: Today and Tomorrow
Mehar Singh

18. National Libraries in the Continent of South Asia: A Comparative Study
Srabani Karak

19. Application of Barcode Technology in Libraries
Lakhpat Singh and Mamta

20. Public Libraries in India: A Historical Perspective
Kiran Kathuria

21. Awareness and Use of E-Learning Portal by the Undergraduate Students of CCS HAU, Hisar: A Survey
Rajinder Kumar

22. KOHA- Open Source Software for Library Management: An Overview
Anil Kumar Jharotia

23. Marketing of Library and Information Science Products and Services in Present Scenario
Ajay Kumar Chaubey and Madan Lal

24. Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation (RRRLF) Role in Promotion of Public Libraries Development in India
Amit Kumar Rahi

25. Implementation of RFID at Bhai Kahn Singh Nabha Library, Punjabi University, Patiala
Kulveen Kaur

26. Perception and Use of Internet Services among the Teachers and Research Scholars: A Study
A. Shaini Gopinath and A. Gopikuttan

27. Exploring Digital Literacy Competencies among the Library and Information Professionals: A Study of Rajasthan
Bhoop Singh

28. Awareness of Information Literacy Skills among Faculty Members of Engineering and Technical Institutions in Electronic Era: A Case Study of Rajasthan
Rajkumar Bhakar

29. A Study of Resources Collection Development in Management Institutes Library
Satyaprakash Singh

30. Citations and Self Citations of Indian Authors in Statistics Journals: A Study Based on Indian Citation Index
R. Senthilkumar and G. Ulaganathan

31. Support Learning with Moodle: A State of Art
Munesh Kumar

32. Information Management Strategy
V. Senthur Velmurugan

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