A UGC Approved e-Journal ISSN: 2249 - 0213

   
     A Quarterly Open Access Journal

Archives: August 2016

The Role of School Libraries in Realizing the Achievement of Inclusive and Equitable Quality Education in Tanzania: SDGs by 2030

The UN General Assembly met in New York on September, 2015 and submitted the new global Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) with 17 goals and 169 targets to be achieved by the year 2030. These goals and targets are set forward as a continuum to the improvement of 15 years Millennium Development Goals (MDGs) which commenced [...]

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Developing South Korean Model of Small Library Program Service as Learning Resource for Rural Community in Malang, Indonesia

The South Korean model of small library is a new model of non-formal education which strives to achieve a balanced regional education, providing holistic educational programs as the learning resource center. This service is managed by public support and participation. Such programs to improve the capability of searching for books or information needed, developing literary [...]

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Mapping the Research Collaboration of India and China: A Scientometric Study

The trend of Indian collaboration with China was evaluated on the basis of research articles indexed in Web of Science (WoS)-Science Citation Index Expanded online database for twenty years’ period from 1994 to 2013. There were 500404 articles retrieved on India as indexed in WoS database for the period, out of which 5062 (1.01%) articles [...]

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Role of Open Access Digital Repositories (OADR) on Information Seeking Behavior among Research Scholars: A study

The main purpose of the study is to examine the role of Open Access Digital Repositories on Information Seeking Behavior among Research Scholars. The study adopted a questionnaire-based survey research design, 220 questionnaires were distributed among research scholars at Mangalore University, out of which 200 filled questionnaires were received after duly filled for analysis. The [...]

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Traditional Knowledge, Traditional Cultural Expressions and Intellectual Property Rights of Tribes in North-Eastern Region of India

India’s foray into the open world market under the aegis of World Trade Organization (WTO) has ushered in opportunities as well as vulnerabilities for indigenous communities in Northeastern states of India. The threat is more keenly felt in the realm of Traditional knowledge (TK) and Traditional Cultural Expressions (TCEs) as India has made its Intellectual [...]

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Use of Internet by the Faculty and Academic Staff Members: A Survey Study of Swift Group of Colleges Rajpura in the Disciplines of Medical Science

The present study has been undertaken to use the Internet by the Faculty and academic staff members: A survey study of Swift Group of Colleges Rajpura in the disciplines of Medical Science. A well structured questionnaire was distributed among the faculty and academic staff members of two selected departments of Swift Group of Colleges Rajpura. [...]

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Grievances of Librarians of Government College Libraries: A case study of Western Odisha

The purpose of this study is to examine the Grievances of librarians of Govt. College Libraries .It explains and presents an analysis of 60 Government Librarian of Degree College Libraries in Western in the field of research have various Grievances. Government’s academic, special and Public libraries have always been playing a vital role in supporting [...]

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Information Seeking Behaviour of Faculties and Research Scholars in School of Physical Sciences, Mizoram University, Aizawl: A Study

Faculties and research scholars always need information to perform their duty and responsibility i.e. teaching and research. Information need is an aspect of information behaviour that represents the root of information search behaviour. Information behaviour is a totality of human behaviour in relation to sources and channels of information including both formal and informal. This [...]

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Status of Medical College and Research Hospital Library and Information Centers at Bangalore: A Study

Health Science libraries are prime reservoirs of health information, library plays a vital role to get necessary information for medical practitioners to update the medical knowledge. The purpose of the study is to investigate the status of 10 medical college and research hospital libraries at Bangalore. Study focus on the context of collection, physical infrastructure, [...]

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Awareness and Use of Resources and Services in IIT Delhi Library: A Case Study

This study examines the use of collections and services at IIT Delhi Library. A well structured 120 questionnaires were distributed among IIT Delhi users during the academic session 2015 – 16, to find out the user of information resources is being provided by IIT library. The sample of 100 users i.e. UG,PG and faculty members.Questionnaire [...]

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Internet Usage among Students of C. K. Shah Vijapurwala Institute of Management Library, Vadodara: a Study

The purpose of present study is to examine the MBA students of CKSVIM Library use the internet services for their learning, study and research activities. Use of internet is increasing day by day as it is time saving, more informative and less expensive. The present study demonstrates and elaborates the various aspects use of internet; [...]

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Research on Web Portals in Library Environment: A Literature Review

This paper aims to provide an overview of web portal and its implication in libraries, which focuses on issues related to the library portals and importance of portals in a library environment. The review covers literature published in mainstream library and information science studies. The review was done on literature published in both academic and [...]

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Determinants of Television Media Libraries’ Use, Collections, and Services among the Television Media Professionals in Bangalore: A Study

The purpose of this study is to examine the utilization of television media libraries use, collections and services among the media professional working in various television media at Bangalore, Karnataka. A survey method has been adopted and well-structured questionnaire was distributed to collect data about television media libraries’ usage behavior by the media professionals. The [...]

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Information Seeking Behavior of Undergraduate Students of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine of Jimma University

This paper is an outcome of the research study conducted by the authors on information seeking behavior of undergraduate students of Agriculture and Veterinary Medicine of Jimma University, Jimma. Data has been collected through a structured questionnaire that was distributed to randomly select 300 students, wherein 289 of them have responded. The collected data has [...]

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Web Link analysis of Selected Documentation Centres in India: A Webometric Study

At present, internet has become part of life in human beings life. It would be hard to imagine the world without internet. We would have never seen a world as it is now without the medium. So, there is a greater importance to internet in both personal life and professional life of an individual. Internet [...]

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