[LIS-Forum] Call for Papers: National Seminar on Management of Digital Information Sources, Services and Systems on July 29-30, 2010.

shobha prasad shobhahprasad at yahoo.co.in
Wed May 5 15:46:15 IST 2010


Library and Information Center
R N S INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
(Approved by AICTE, New Delhi & Affiliated to VTU, Belgaum )
CHANNASANDRA, Uttarahalli Road, Subramanyapura Post,
BANGALORE – 560 061
 
Is organizing a National Seminar On Management of Digital Information Sources, Services and Systems, July 29-30, 2010
 
About the Seminar 
 
Library and information services today are changing very rapidly. Present Internet age has a lot of positive impact on Digital Information Systems and Services Management. Innovations in technology have lead to the emergence of a new phase in library development through timely application of digital technology. Added to this is the accelerated convergence of communication technologies with publishing and the media. Services become possible in the libraries only by implementing digitization activities. This upgrades libraries to provide better quality and a greater diversity of services and management than they currently are able to do with analogue technology. Utilizing these opportunities, libraries are harnessing better quality services to users.
 
This national seminar is designed to provide an opportunity to discuss various aspects of “Digital Information Systems and Services Management” across the country. It aims at bringing together librarians of various engineering colleges and related premier institutes to deliberate on the challenges and issues concerning the theme of the seminar.

Take away
· Educationists, Research Scholars and Library Professionals will be exposed to emerging technologies like Digital Information System, Open Access Sourcess and Web-based Information Services etc.
· Applicability and Adoptability of Digital Servises will be identified and new ideas are shared and learnt to install in libraries.
 
About RNSIT
RNS Institute of Technology (RNSIT) established in the year 2001 is the brain- child of the Group – Chairman, Dr. R. N. Shetty. The Murudeshwar Group of Companies headed by Dr. R. N. Shetty is a leading player in many industries viz., construction, manufacturing, hotel, automobile, power & IT services and education. The group has contributed significantly to the field of education. A number of educational institutions are run by R. N. Shetty Trust, and RNSIT is one among them. With a continuous desire to provide quality education to society, the trust has established RNSIT, an institution to nourish and produce the best of engineering and management talents.
                                                                                                        
About the Library 
Library at RNSIT was established in the year 2001. It endeavors to provide value-added services to support engineering and management education of the institution. The key motive is to improve education through quality information system and services. It ensures well equipped library facilities along with printed and electronic resources. Over the years RNSIT library has developed with necessary and relevant resources like books, journals, standards and specifications, trade catalogues, reports, etc., providing excellent information services. 
 
Seminar Theme
Digital Information Sources
 - Acquisition, Organization, Access and Preservation
Open Access Sources
 - Open Access Journals, Institutional Repositories 
Web-based Information Services 
Information Systems and Enabling Technologies
 - Web 2.0 and Lib 2.0
 - Open Source Software
 - Library Automation Systems
Information Search  Techniques 
Content Creation and Management 
Other Related Topics
 
Call for Papers
Theoretical, conceptual and application oriented research papers that are original and not published elsewhere are invited from library professionals on various themes mentioned and in related areas. 
 
Guidelines for Authors
· The paper will be in Times New Roman with font size 12, space 1.5, clearly mentioning Name of Author(s), Title of Paper, Affiliated Organization, Contact Number and E-mail ID of Authors.
· Softcopy of the paper in MS Word should be sent through e-mail and as attachment to Prof. Khaiser Nikam at:  rnsitlibrarynationalseminar at gmail.com  on or before 15th June 2010.
· Acceptance of the paper will be communicated to the participants on 30th June 2010.
· All the selected papers are to be presented by the Authors. Each presentation will be of 15 minutes duration.
· Mailing Address/author affiliation should be given in the paper. 
· Selected papers will be published in the Seminar Proceedings. 
 

Important Dates
Last date for Submitting the full paper   : 15th June 2010
Last date for Registration                : 15th July 2010 
Registration Fee                          :  Rs.500/-

Registration Details
DD should be drawn in favor of the Principal, RNS Institute of Technology, payable at Bangalore and sent to the address below:
Mrs. Shobha H. Prasad
Organizing Secretary 
RNS Institute of Technology
Channasandra, Uttarahalli Road, 
Subramanyapura Post
Bangalore – 560 061
Ph: 080 28603880/81, Mobile: 9481800715, 
E-mail:  rnsitlibrarynationalseminar at gmail.com
                                                                                     
Accommodation: On campus accommodation can be arranged on first-cum- first served basis against nominal charges. Delegates are required to inform the organizing secretary well in advance, for on campus accommodation.

Seminar Committee
Chief Patron                                    :           Dr R N Shetty Chairman RNSIT 
 
 
Patron                                          :           Dr H N Shivashankar Director RNSIT                     
Advisory Committee  
Dr M K Venkatesha                               :           Organizing Chair
Principal, RNSIT
Dr K S Raghavan                                 :           Member
Prof., DRTC (ISI), Bangalore
Dr I K Ravichandra Rao                          :           Member
Head & Prof., DRTC (ISI), Bangalore
Dr S P Singh                                     :           Member
Prof., DLIS, Univ. of Delhi
Dr Usha Munshi                                   :           Member
Librarian, IIPA,. New Delhi
Dr K N Prasad                                    :           Member
SRELS, Bangalore 
Dr I R N Goudar                                  :           Member
Retd. Chief Lib., NAL
Dr H Siddamalliah                                :           Member
Chief Lib., NIMHANS 
Sri R Dandapani                                  :           Member
Retd. Chief Lib., British Library
Mrs Gayathri Sen                                 :           Member
Chief Librarian,PESIT
Mr N Chowdappa                                   :           Member
Chief Librarian, BMSCE 
Dr R Srinivasan                                  :           Member
Dean, Research & PG Studies, RNSIT
Dr K. Uma Rao                                    :             Member
Dean, Academics, RNSIT
Dr G T Raju                                      :           Member
Prof  & Head of CSE, RNSIT
Dr U Bhojanna                                    :           Member
Prof  & Head of MBA, RNSIT
Prof Sridhar                                     :           Member
Prof of ECE, RNSIT
Prof R B Kulkarni                                :           Member
Prof of ECE, RNSIT
Mr. Purnachandra                                 :           Member
P.E.D, RNSIT
Mr V Kantharaju                                  :           Member
Asst. Librarian, RNSIT
Dr  Khaiser Nikam                                :          Member and Program Director
Prof. ,DLIS, Univ. of Mysore

Mrs Shobha H Prasad                             :         Organizing secretary
Librarian, RNSIT
 
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National Seminar On Management of Digital Information Sources, Services and Systems (July 15-16, 2010)
 
Registration Form
 
Name                              ……………………………………………………
 
Organization          ……………………………………………………
 
Designation                     ……………………………………………………
 
Address                          ……………………………………………………
 
           …………………………………………………………………
 
Phone                             ……………………………………………………
 
E-mail                             ……………………………………………………
 
Details of Registration Fee:
 
Name of Bank and Branch………………………………………..
 
 
 
Applicant Signature
 
 
Seal and Signature of the
Head of the Institution

For more Details please visit: http://www.rnsit.in/
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Organizing Secretary 
Mrs. Shobha H Prasad
Librarian, Library and Information Center
R N S INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY
CHANNASANDRA, Uttarahalli Road, 
Subramanyapura Post,
BANGALORE – 560 061
Ph: +91-80-28603880/81
Fax: +91-80-28603882
M: +91-9481800715
Email: rnsitlibrarynationalseminar at gmail.com
shobhahprasad at yahoo.co.in


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