Dear All,

We are delighted to inform you that the Rajagiri Business School (RBS) is organizing a One-Day National Seminar on the “Role of Libraries in Academic Research and Publishing” on 10th March 2023, at RBS Kakkanad, Kochi, Kerala.

RBS was established in the year 2008, as part of Rajagiri Group of Institutions. It is the 1st AACSB Accredited Business School in Kerala and 20th in India. The campus, where the managers of tomorrow hone their skills, has been well-planned preserving the natural splendour of the environment to allow for academic development in communion with nature. 

The seminar is organising in collaboration with the Rajagiri College of Social Sciences (RCSS), Academic Library Association (ALA), and Kerala College Librarians Association (KCLA).

RCSS is located in two picturesque campuses- the Hill Campus at Kalamassery and the Valley campus at Kakkanad in Kochi. It is an autonomous college, accredited with A++ (3.83 out of 4) by NAAC and runs programmes recognised by AICTE and ACBSP.

ALA is a national association of library professionals with about 1000 Life Members and KCLA is a professional association of College Librarians in Kerala.

Eminent professionals will present papers on the topic in the Seminar followed by discussions, other professional matters and visit to RCSS Library.

Library Professionals, Library Scientists, Academicians, Research Scholars, and Students can participate in the seminar.

Last date for Registration is 25th February 2023.

Registration Fees: Rs.100/-.

Working Lunch, Refreshments, Writing Materials and Certificates will be provided.

The brochure, Registration link are attached below; click here:


For more details contact:

Organising Secretary             : Mr. Biju Devassia, Dy. Librarian, RBS; 9846066337

Seminar Asst. Directors         : Mr. A.J. Francis, Librarian, RCSS; 9446740404

                                                  Mr. P.V. Vijesh, Librarian, RCSS; 8289853395

Seminar Director                   : Dr. A.T. Francis, Professor & Head, DLIS, RCSS; 9496839409