WEB OPAC

The concept of Web OPACs is recent origin and it is serving as a gateway to the resources not only held by the respective library but also to the holdings of other participating libraries without to local collection but going, beyond further to regional , national, international levels. It allows users...
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Library Automation

Library Automation The term “library automation” refers to the processing of certain routine functions in library with assistance of computers. Library automation is the use of automatic and semiautomatic data processing machines to perform such traditional library activities as acquisitions...
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Organization of the Library Collection

The collection should be orchestrated for superlative repossession of information and materials. Cataloging and classification will mirror nationally rectified matter of forms in sync with other academic libraries. Cataloging and classification have been synthesized owing to the fact that these are twin...
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Definition Collaborative Selection, Acquisition of Resources & Evaluation of Library Resources

Collaborative Selection: The rising cost and decline in purchasing power of individual libraries makes it difficult to acquire the electronic resources and this has led to collaborative selection of these resources. For this purpose, they form unofficial consortia where one library in a group purchases...
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Electronic Publishing

Introduction: Information is an intellectual resource that has the capacity to change the image of the society. Consequently, large investments are being made by government all over the world on information technology industry for generating, processing and disseminating the information. Most of the sci...
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