Time to protect the Libraries not the Librarian’s?

Dear all, Recent few advertisements is an alarm for Not library professionals but existence of Libraries itself in future. IIIT Allahabad and IIT Kanpur appointing Assistant Registrar and Dy. Registrar in libraries and made library science related qualifications under essential or desirable. Seems the perception of libraries and librarian’s has …

Why we name library as “Central Library”?

Abstract The current article describes the technical reason behind naming of the library and what would be the appropriate name for its identification among the Users. Author found practically lot of irregularity in assigning the name of libraries and no logic exist in assigning the name “Central Library”. Hence the …

New assignment as Member of GYANKOSH: The Journal of Library and Information Management

Dear All, It gives me immense pleasure to inform you that i have been given new assignment to act as a Member of National Advisory Board for GYANKOSH: The Journal of Library and Information Management. The Journal is Print as well as Online and as per my knowledge the articles …

Sharing of Knowledge with my Book Publication

Dear All, It gives me immense pleasure to share my knowledge in the form of two books entitled “Basics of Library automation, Koha library management software and data migration: challenges with case studies / written by Vinod Kumar Mishra” and “Electronic Resource Management in Libraries: Trends, Issues and Challenges / …

University copying books for teaching is not copyright violation: Delhi HC

Dear All Please find here the latest development related to High Court decision on copy of book chapters and selling it. I think if this is the case then its good for business people to compile the book as per the syllabus of Institutes/University and sell it to the students/faculty …