Ph.D Registration in Library and Information Science in the University of Kerala: Extension of Part time facility to all Library Professionals, final order issued

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Order No: Order No. Ac. A. II/4/12845//2015   Dated 05/06/2015

Download: Ph.D registration in Library & Information Science- Extension of part time facility to library professionals – Approved – Orders issued 

A notable victory of constant efforts carried out by Kerala Library Association.

KLA Centre for Professional Development (KLA-CPD), Thiruvananthapuram – Two Day Workshop on KOHA, 09 – 10 May 2015

KLA Centre for Professional Development (KLA-CPD) announces its 9th training programme, a Two Day Workshop on KOHA, the Open Source Library Management Software, during May 09 – 10, 2015. The programme will be held at the KLA Centre for Professional Development (KLA-CPD), on the premises of KLA Head Quarters, Thiruvananthapuram.

Who can participate: Working Library Professionals, LIS Students and Researchers in LIS.

Venue: Room No. 36, 2nd Floor, Kairalie Plaza Annexe, Karamana P.O., Thiruvananthapuram-695 002.

Date & Time:  May 09 & 10, 2015; 10.00 am to 5.00 pm

Resource Persons: Shri Arun V R (KSCSTE, Tvpm) and Shri Ashkar K (Mathrubhumi, Tvpm)
Training mode: Demonstration and Hands on sessions

Course Fee: Rs 1000/- (includes study kit+software CD/DVD, working lunch, tea and snacks)

Number of seats: 10 (Ten) only

Registration: On first come first served mode.

Online Registration:  Click here

Last date for registration: 05/05/2015 or until all seats are occupied, which ever is earlier

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Registration fee must be paid through bank transfer mode or as a Demand Draft

Demand Draft should be drawn in favour of Kerala Library Association, payable at Thiruvananthapuram. The DD must be send to Mr. V. Sriram, (Treasurer, KLA), DBRA-80, Cliff House Road, Kowdiar P.O., Thiruvananthapuram – 695003

or

By fund transfer to:

Name: Kerala Library Association
A/c No. 67061603692
IFSC Code: SBTR0000292
Bank Name: State Bank Of Travancore
Branch Name: KUOC Trivandrum Branch
Address: Kerala University PO, Thiruvananthapuram – 695034

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Registration will be confirmed only after the receipt of the prescribed fee

All communications will be primarily through e-mail.

For more details:
Shri N. Parameswaran  &  Shri N. Sukumaran Nair, Coordinators, KLA-CPD
Mob:09387822201/09447213155 (npwaran49@yahoo.co.in/sukukla@yahoo.com)

Mr Sriram V., Mob: 09447251892

Mr S. L. Faisal., Mob: 09447699724

Seminar on scholarly communication and best practices in research: snapshots

Kerala Library Association Kottayam Region has organised one day seminar on Scholarly communication and best practices in research at St. Berchmans College (Autonomous), Changanassery on 9 April 2015.

Dr Tomy Joseph Padinjareveetil, Principal, St. Berchmans College inaugurated the seminar.

Dr. Tomy Joseph Padinjareveetil, Principal, St. Berchmans College inaugurate the seminar.

Dr Tomy Joseph Padinjareveetil, Principal, St. Berchmans College released Festschrift volume to honor KLA Kottayam Region President Rev. Fr. Jose Viruppel. Title of the book is "Paradigm shift in libraries".

Dr Tomy Joseph Padinjareveetil, Principal, St. Berchmans College released Festschrift volume to honor Rev. Fr. Jose Viruppel, President, KLA Kottayam Region. Title of the book is “Paradigm shift in libraries”.

Participants belong to research scholars, postgraduate students, faculty members and library professionals.

Dr. Job Joseph

Dr. Job Joseph, HOD, Dept. of Commerce, St. Berchmans College handles session on Principles of effective theses writing.

Session on Research evaluation indicators by Smt. Savithry T.K., Technical Assistant, Mahatma Gandhi University Library.

Session on Research evaluation indicators by Smt. Savithry T.K., Mahatma Gandhi University Library.

Session on How to avoid plagiarism by Sri. Jasimudeen S., Librarian, St. Stephens College, Uzhavoor.

Session on How to avoid plagiarism by Sri. Jasimudeen S., Librarian, St. Stephens College, Uzhavoor.

Session on Plagiarism checking softwares by Sri. K.K. Murali, Assistant Librarian, Mahatma Gandhi University Library.

Session on Plagiarism checking softwares by Sri. K.K. Murali, Assistant Librarian, Mahatma Gandhi University Library.

Vimal Kumar V.

Session on Reference management software by Sri. Vimal Kumar V., Technical Assistant, Mahatma Gandhi University Library, Kottayam.

One day seminar on scholarly communication and best practices in research

Seminar-brochureSuccess as an academic will depend heavily on your ability to communicate with fellow researchers, colleagues and the public at large. Once upon a time journals and books were the available outlets of scholarly dissemination. Academic communication scenario began to change with the advent of dynamic web and collaborative tools in Web 2.0. Lot of user friendly tools are now available to disseminate academic content. Academic social networks are very helpful to build network with other peers in your domain.

Plagiarism is considered as a serious crime in academic communication landscape. Direct or indirect occurrences of plagiarism in scholarly literature can lead to the end of academic career.

Scholarly communication skills are very important for academic community to get job, achieve professional goals, career improvement and to gain academic status. Awareness about plagiarism is also very essential to avoid accidental plagiarism and establish your identity in the circle.

The seminar is designed to enhance your academic communication skills, give awareness about plagiarism and share strategies to tackle plagiarism threat.

SCOPE

The following topics will cover in the seminar:

  • Best practices in academic writing

  • How to avoid plagiarism

  • Reference Management tools

  • Research Evaluation Indicators

WHO CAN PARTICIPATE

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

VENUE: Seminar Hall, St. Berchmans College, Changanassery

DATE AND TIME: 9 April 2015; 9.00 am to 4.00 pm

REGISTRATION: Registration fee is Rs.200 for Research Scholars & Students, Rs.300 for Faculty members & Library Professionals. All participants have to register online before 6 April 2015. Registration fee can be paid in cash directly to Secretary or at S B College Library, Changanassery.

Online Registration form

CONTACT DETAILS
Secretary
Kerala Library Association, Kottayam Region
Mobile- 8289896323, Email: klaktym@gmail.com