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National Seminar on Management Issues in Libraries of 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities

Event

National Seminar on Management Issues in Libraries of 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities
Title:
National Seminar on Management Issues in Libraries of 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities
When:
Mon, 16. March 2020 - Tue, 17. March 2020
Where:
Gangtok - , Sikkim
Category:
Seminars

Description

NATIONAL SEMINAR ON Management Issues in Libraries of 21st Century: Challenges and Opportunities

March 16 th – 17th 2020

Venue: Sikkim University, Sikkim, India

 

OBJECTIVES

  1. To explore the management challenges of libraries in 21st century
  2. To familiarize the participants with the new management principles, techniques and practices applicable for adoption in modern libraries.
  3. To explore the best possible principles, methods and tools of creation, acquisition, processing, use and management of library resources with special emphasis on e-resources.
  4. To identify the manpower requirement of modern libraries.

THEMES AND SUB THEMES

The contributors may write on any of the following topics with the liberty of choosing any other related managerial issue confronting the profession in 21st century.

Acquisition and Technical Processing

  1. Collection creation and management of varied types of resources and materials
  2. Acquisition principles and policies
  3. Selection and evaluation (Work Flow)
  4. Vendor issues: selection, discount, etc.
  5. Technical processing
  6. Finance & budgeting
  7. Model & practices

Manpower Development

  1. Job description and analysis
  2. Job performance and measurement
  3. Leadership
  4. Change management

Digital Resource Management

  1. Content analysis, creation and management
  2. Selection, evaluation, display and access
  3. Pricing models and licensing
  4. Copyrights with special reference to institutional repositories.
  5. Description and evaluation of Electronic Resource Management

LIS Education

  • Brainstorming session

GUIDELINES FOR AUTHORS

Authors of the papers may select any of the topics mentioned above or may write even on any of the administrative issues needing attention and solutions
Paper size: A4
Font: 12 points in MS Word, Times New Roman Script, double spaced. Margin, 1.5. References should be given in APA style.
Submission through E-mail to: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. and This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with abstract within 300 words, reaching latest by 17-02-2020

PARTICIPANTS
The participants will be mostly from all types of the libraries of North Eastern states holding senior positions with administrative responsibilities.
However, some participants will be registered outside NE region based upon First Come First Serve.

REGISTRATION FEE
Rs. 2500/- outside Sikkim
Rs. 2000/- for participants from state of Sikkim

ACCOMMODATION
Double occupancy: Rs. 1000/- per day
Single occupancy: Rs. 2000/- per day

 

Registration Fee: Rs. 2000 (From Sikkim) / Rs. 2500 (Outside Sikkim)

Mode of Payment: Online

Account Details:

Account Name:           Sikkim University

Account Number:      112010100231541

IFSC Code:                UTIB0000112

Bank: Axis Bank Branch:            M G Marg, Gangtok Branch

Mention Purpose of Transfer:   Seminar Fund

 

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Registration Section

Online Registration Form

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Download Offline Registration Form

Click here to download the offline registration form

 

 


Venue

Location:
Gangtok - Website
State:
Sikkim
Country:
India

Description

Teesta-Indus Central Library,
6th Mile Tadong, Gangtok,
East Sikkim – 737102