The Kerala Library Association (KLA), Thrissur Region in collaboration with the Kerala Commonpool Librarians Association is organizing a Seminar on “Changing Trends in Reference Librarianship” on 21st December 2013 at the IASE (Govt. Training College), Thrissur. Qualified librarians can attend the seminar.
The Seminar will be inaugurated by Sri. R. Gopalakrishnan, Secretary, Kerala Sahitya Akademy. The Seminar Theme Paper will be presented by Sri. S. Azhagiri, Chief Librarian (Rtd.), Govt. College, Pattambi.
Participation to the seminar is free and should register by SMS or e-mail.
For Further details contact:-
Dr. A.T. Francis, President, KLA, Thrissur Region; (m): 0487-2438311; (m) 9496839409; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org; email@example.com
Sri. Humayoon Kabir, Secretary, (m): 9447832375; e-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org
Library week celebrated by KLA Kottayam region in association with University Library and School of Biosciences of Mahatma Gandhi University on 2 December 2013. Invited talk on “Critical Thinking” and “Modern Reading” organized for the occasion. Dr. G.J. Ray, Professor and Head, School of Biosciences, handled talk on Critical Thinking. And Dr. P.S. Radhakrishnan, Director, School of Letters delivered talk on Modern Reading. About 40 people, including students, library professionals and research scholars had attended the programme. Smt. Laila T. Abraham, Deputy Librarian (In charge) presided the function and Rev. Fr. Jose Viruppel delivered welcome speech.
Welcome speech by Rev. Fr. Jose Viruppel.
Presidential address by Smt. Laila T. Abraham, Deputy Librarian (In charge), Mahatma Gandhi University Library.
Talk on Critical Thinking by Dr. G.J. Ray, Prof.&Head, School of Biosciences.
Talk on Modern Reading by Dr. P.S. Radhakrishnan, Director, School of Letters.
All are invited to a talk on “Reading in the Digital Context”, to be delivered by Dr. J. Prabhash, Former Pro-Vice, Chancellor and the Director, School of Social Sciences, University of Kerala, at 3.00pm on 20th Nov. 2013 at the DLIS Hall, University Library Buildings, Trivandrum. The programme has been organized by Kerala Library Association in connection with the National Library Week 2013.
Library Week Celebration 2013
Kerala Library Association
Mahatma Gandhi University Library
School of Biosciences, MG University, Kottayam
Dept. of Library and Information Sciences
School of Letters
(Dr. J.G. Ray, Professor and Head, School of Biosciences)
(Dr. P.S. Radhakrishnan, Director, School of Letters)
Launching of blog Ph.D Days@MGU
An intiative to write write-ups on research topics and memorable events for research scholars of Mahatma Gandhi University
Date: 2 December 2013
Time: 1:30 PM
Venue: School of Biosciences auditorium
The Hindu (Sept 16, 2013)
I vaguely remember my college library. The memories that have remained are of being intimidated, bored, confused and uncomfortable, and even of being scared of earning the librarian’s reprimanding glance. Maybe it was just me, or it was the context of it being ‘long ago’ — a time before libraries woke up to the fact that they are not just places for storing books but also service organisations…
url - http://www.thehindu.com/todays-paper/tp-features/tp-educationplus/library-as-social-space/article5132109.ece
Courtesy – The Hindu
The Hindu, 29 August 2013
The 42nd annual conference of the Kerala Library Association has called upon the government to create post of librarian in all higher secondary schools and complete recruitment at the earliest.
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Courtesy: The Hindu