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Impact Of Information And Communication Technology Innovation On Library Service In The Engineering Colleges Of North Karnataka

The purpose of this paper is to examine the Impact of ICT innovations on library services in engineering colleges of North Karnataka by students. Data collected through the questionnaire method the population included students of BE and M. Tech of engineering colleges of North Karnataka. Study find out that majority of student are using of [...]

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Role of Library & Information Centres in Women Empowerment through ICT: Indian Scenario

Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) are for everyone and women have to be an equal beneficiary to the advantages offered by the technology, and the products and processes which emerge from their use. The benefits accrued from the synergy of knowledge and ICT need not be restricted to the upper strata of the society but [...]

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Use of Online Databases in the Faculty of Arts at Aligarh Muslim University and University of Delhi

This paper examines the use and purpose of use of online databases among the users of Faculty of Arts in Aligarh Muslim University (AMU) and University of Delhi (DU). For this study, survey method was used to find out the level of use, level of satisfaction, problems and training needed for accessing the online databases. A total number [...]

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Information Literacy Search Skills of Students in Five Selected Engineering Colleges in Chittoor District, Andhra Pradesh: A Perspective

The study investigated the knowledge of information literacy and search skills of students in five selected Engineering Colleges in chittoor district, Andhra pradesh. It also examined students’ ability to distinguish diverse information sources as well as assess the effectiveness of information literacy programmes of engineering colleges. The sample consists of 275 respondents drawn proportionately from a population of [...]

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Use of ICT Based Resources and Services among the Users of Arts and Science Colleges in Virudhunagar District: A Study

The present paper explains about the ICT resources and their use by the faculty members, research scholars and students in the Arts and Science colleges of Virudhunagar District. Developments in ICT have made significant impact on all spheres of human life. The data is collected through a questionnaire to study the information need for the faculty members, research scholars [...]

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Availability of ICT infrastructure in the University Libraries of West Bengal, India

The present study is an attempt to asses the way in which the University libraries in West Bengal have responded to changing information environment and developed their infrastructure toward use of ICT. The findings show that ICT infrastructure in the university libraries of West Bengal is still at different stages of development. Most of the [...]

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Scientist’s Awareness of Electronic Resources in IARI: A Study

Developments in information technology have helped libraries to provide timely information to the users. The role of library is to acquire, organize information and make available to the library users. Electronic resources are the most important entity in research library and used to meet the information quickly to the users. E-resources are going to continuously [...]

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Information Search Pattern of Engineering and Arts & Science Students in Web Environment: A Comparative Study

This paper investigates to find out the purposes of searching information on internet andcompared among the respondents in respect of search engines and information resources areused. The study was conducted among engineering and arts& science students who are pursuing their education at undergraduate and postgraduate level at various colleges located in and around Chennai. It [...]

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Trends in the Use of ICT in Reference Services Provision: An Exploratory Study of Nigerian Academic Libraries

Reference service has traditionally played a crucial role in the delivery of library services especially in academic libraries. The deployment of ICT has brought about a revolution in the concept of reference services in libraries. Most libraries in developing countries like Nigeria are yet to fully apply ICT to all their operations and services. The [...]

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Cloud Computing an Emerging Technology: Changing Ways of Libraries Collaboration

Cloud computing is a new technique of computing that is extensively used in today’s’ industry as well as society. It is a contemporary model and one of the latest computer industry buzzwords. Cloud computing brings the revolutionary changes in the world of ICT because of its potential benefits such as reduced cost, accessible anywhere anytime [...]

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Higher Education and Digital Divide In India

This article discusses the initiatives made by the Government of India towards the building ICT infrastructure and access to scholarly information in the institutions of higher learning. The author emphasizes various schemes and ongoing projects of the UGC and other Government bodies to bridge the digital divide among the Universities and Colleges in various states [...]

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Changing the Archetype of Information Dissemination Using Open Source Digital Library Technology

The world of Information and Communications Technology (ICT) is changing rapidly. New technologies and new opportunities come and go at an ever-increasing speed. The Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) movement is one such development that is drawing great attention among libraries and library professionals. It offers many opportunities for government organizations, private sector, and [...]

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