A UGC Approved e-Journal ISSN: 2249 - 0213

   
     A Quarterly Open Access Journal

Archives: April 2016

Knowledge Sharing through Social Networking Sites (SNS) among Undergraduate Students in a College Library, affiliated to Anna University, India

This paper aims to create awareness about social networking sites (SNS) and how it is used to share knowledge among the user community and also deals with to promote effective access to online information resources. A well-equipped and well managed library is the foundation of contemporary education structure. It is said that education with one [...]

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Attitude towards the usage of Electronic Information Resources by Television Media Professionals in Bengaluru

Television media is one the best media for information dissemination, entertainment, political, economic and cultural and other elites. In India television covers over 90% of India’s 1200 million people. By the nature of television professionals are information gatherers and information disseminators. This study aims to investigate the attitude towards the information needs and usage of [...]

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Use of WhatsApp among the Research Scholars of Karnatak University, Dharwad: A study

The main purpose of this study is to examine the use of WhatsApp by the social science research scholars of the Karnatak University, Dharwad, Karnataka State. A structured questionnaire was designed and distributed to 145 regular research scholars, out of which 139 duly filled in questionnaires were received back with a response rate of 95.86 [...]

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The Dearth of Reading Culture among Nigerian University Students: A Case Study of Federal University Otuoke, Bayelsa-State, Nigeria.

The aim of this paper is to examine the reasons for the dearth in reading culture among Nigerian University students and its implication in Nigerian society. The design for this study is descriptive survey which utilizes questionnaire to collect data. Table and simple percentage were adopted in the data analysis. The results of the finding [...]

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An Analytical Study of Library and Information Science Repositories with Particular Reference to DOAR

Organizations preserve their intellectual content in the form of repository so they can access by across the world. This paper presents the analytic study of repositories of library and information science. All the repositories are accessed through Directory of Open Access Repositories (DOAR) database. Total 2600 repositories are listed in DOAR database, in which the [...]

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Pseudo Supportive Role of Statutory Bodies about Status & Standard of Librariansꞌ as Teacher Educator: A Pathos of Librarianship

This paper describes the teaching role of a librarian using ongoing ICT tools. Most of teaching academia having neighbor envy view about the latent teaching skill of the Librariansꞌ. This article presents an overview of the instruction that takes place and talks about the importance of teaching skill of the Librariansꞌ not only in orientation [...]

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Higher Education Demands: Institutional Modern Library as a Centre for School of Information Studies

In the library, the performance of its users to get the information is very important to meet the individual and organizational objectives. Several new products and services have been developed in the present day libraries with the help of Information and Communication Technology (ICT). The College and University libraries in India have a significant role [...]

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