Workshop on Mendeley reference management software: snapshots

Mendeley reference management software workshop organised by Kerala Library Association-Kottayam Region in association with School of Tourism Studies, Mahatma Gandhi University on 28 April 2016.


Welcome speech by Sri. Tomy Joseph, President, Kerala Library Association-Kottayam Region.


Mendeley workshop inaugurated by Dr. Babu Sebastian, Vice-chancellor, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam.


Mendeley training is in progress.

Workshop on Mendeley reference management software (Registration closed)


Kerala Library Association, Kottayam Region in association with School of Tourism Studies, Mahatma Gandhi University going to organise a workshop on Mendeley on 28 April 2016.

The following topics will cover in the workshop::

  • Installation of Mendeley desktop client and web importer
  • Building Mendeley Library
  • In-Text Citation and reference preparation in  MS-Word/Libre Office
  • Bibliography generation from Mendeley
  • PDF document management
  • Connection and collaboration with peers
  • Backup and sync with cloud storage
  • Importing and exporting references

Faculty Members, Research scholars, M.Phil, PG students in all disciplines and Library professionals.

Demonstration and hands on training. Those who have laptop please bring them and return with Mendeley installed.

VENUE: School of Tourism Studies, Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam.
DATE AND TIME:  28 April 2016; 10 am to 1 pm.
REGISTRATION: Registration fee is Rs.200.

All participants have to register online (Registration closed)

Registration fee can be paid in cash at registration counter of the workshop on 28 April 2016.

Kerala Library Association, Kottayam Region
Mobile- 8289896323

KLA Ernakulam Region – Talk on Copyright in the Digital Era

On the occasion of World Book and Copyright day on 23rd April, Kerala Library Association Ernakulam Region in association with Ernakulam Public Library is organizing a  talk on “Copyright in the Digital Era”. Sri. BENOY K KADAVAN, trademark attorney and advocate will deliver the talk.

Date & Time    : 23rd April 2016, 5.30pm
Venue : Ernakulum Public Library

All are most welcome.

Thanks and Regards,

President, KLA – Ernakulam Region

KLA-Kottayam region office bearers for 2015-2017

Sri. Tomy Joseph
Librarian, St. Thomas College, Pala

Sri. Vimal Kumar V.
Technical Assistant,
Mahatma Gandhi University, Kottayam.

Executive Committee Members

 Sri. Unnikrishnan S.
Assistant Librarian,
M G University, Kottayam

Smt. Mini G. Pillai
Asst. Librarian,
M G University, Kottayam

Sri. Justin Thomas
St Joseph’s College of Engineering, Pala

Sri. Jasimudeen S.
St. Stephen’s College, Uzhavoor.

Smt. Savithry T.K.
Technical Assistant, MG University Library

Special Invitees
Rev. Fr. Jose Viruppel
Former Librarian
St. Berchmans College, Changanacherry.

Sri. Johny John Nidheeri
Former Librarian
Devamatha College, Kuravilangad

Smt. Laila T. Abraham
Deputy Librarian, M G University, Kottayam

Smt. Kavitha Chandran
HOD incharge
Dept. of Library and Information Science
Mahatma Gandhi University

Sri. Suku J.
Deputy Librarian,  M G University, Kottayam

Sri. Sajan Varghese
Marthoma College, Thiruvalla.

Smt. Annu George
Deputy Librarian
M G University, Kottayam

KLA Kottayam Region -Annual General Meeting and Talk on Research Report Writing

Kerala Library Association Kottayam Region cordially invite all library Professionals, KLA members, LIS Students and well wishers to attend talk on CAPACITY BUILDING IN THE PREPARATION OF RESEARCH REPORTS and Annual General Meeting.

Date: 5th April 2016 (Tuesday), 10.45 am

Venue: Seminar Hall, Mahatma Gandhi University Library

KLA-KTYM-Report writing