Professor M P Dube Dr R J Maurya

National Seminar on
Future of Academic Libraries:
Issues and Challenges
March 22-23, 2015
National Seminar
Future of Academic Libraries:
Issues and Challenges
National Seminar
Future of Academic Libraries:
Issues and Challenges
Professor M P Dube
March 22-23, 2015
March 22-23, 2015
(in Capital Letters)
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U P Rajarshi Tandon Open University
Allahabad (U.P.)
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U P Rajarshi Tandon Open University, Allahabad
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Dr R J Maurya
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U P Rajarshi Tandon Open University
Allahabad (U.P.)
School of Humanities
Central Library
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Academic Campus
U P Rajarshi Tandon Open University
Sector-F, Shantipuram, Phaphamau
Allahabad (U.P.)-211013
U P Rajarshi Tandon Open University
Sector-F, Shantipuram, Phaphamau
Allahabad (U.P.)-211013
Contacts: 07525048055, 0752048024, 0725048008
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About the seminar
The digital revolution in information and
communication technologies has created new
platform for free flow of information,
knowledge and ideas across the globe. It
affected the way of world’s functions
profoundly. Internet has become an important
resource and tool of social and academic
development as
development. ICT gadgets and internet has
become a prime face tool of education.
Academic libraries as of hub of academic
activities have been very much affected by this
revolution of electronics and communication. It
has given opportunities to the new kind of
services and raised some challenges also, such
as content management, In-house practices, IPR
issues and other technical issues. In the light of
above issues, it is the need of hour to reorganize
academic libraries in order to serve academic
community for national and social development.
The major sub themes of the seminar are:
Subtheme – 1 Academic Library Services and User need
Subtheme – 3
Digital Resources
Enhancing User Experience
Analyzing Digital Resources
Improving Access
Multimedia Applications
E-books and E-Journals
Digital Resources: Technologies and Critical
Institutional Repositories
Consortia for small Libraries
Accessing Internet Resources: Best Practices
Open Access Resources
Information Delivery Mechanisms
Mobile Technologies
Archiving Devices: Emerging Technologies
Open Source Software for Libraries
Electronic Publishing
Information Mining
Working ProfessionalsRs. 600/Research scholars/ studentsRs. 500/Accommodation:
The university has its own Guest House in which
Accommodation may be provided to the limited
number of outstation delegates, on their
demand well in advance. The expenses incurred
are to be bear by the participant. However
Accommodation in the Hotel may be arranged
on request and all the expenses of the stay and
food will be borne by the delegates themselves.
University will provided working lunch, tea in 2
breaks between the sessions only.
Marketing of LIS Products
Quality Management and Content Analysis
User Satisfaction
User Studies
Marketing and Promotion of Library Resources
and Services
Open and Distance Librarianship
Sharing of Digital Resources
Archiving Consortia-based Resources
Information Retrieval
Metadata and Cataloguing: New Approaches
Open Access and Copyright Infringement
Digital Libraries and IPR
Copyright Management: International Efforts
Copyright and Digital Archiving
Guidelines for paper submission:
ICT based library Services
Last Date for submission of full paper: 28 feb. 2015
Semantic Web and Ontology
ICT Applications
IPR and Digital Environment
Last Date for submission of Abstract: 20 feb. 2015
Subtheme – 4
Library Services: Best Practices
Important Dates:
Abstracts and full Papers must be typed in
English Times New Roman, Font size 12, Line
spacing 1.5 and in Hindi Krutidev 010, Font size
16, Line spacing 1.5 in justified form. The
abstract must be in about 500 words while the
full paper may be of about 6 to 10 A4 size pages
with all the four margins of 2.54 cms.
References should be in APA style.
Subtheme – 2 Copyright and IPR Issues
presentation. A review panel will review the
papers and selected papers will be published in
the proceeding with ISBN number. All papers
should be submitted through e-mail to
[email protected] on or before 28th Feb.
Subtheme – 5 Digital Library Developments:
Management and Technical Issues
Call for papers
Original and unpublished papers related
to theme and subthemes are invited for
Note: registration fee is not refundable. No TA/DA will be
given to the participants