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.
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
Course Fee: Rs 1000/- (includes study kit+software CD/DVD, working lunch, tea and snacks)
Registration: On first come first served mode.
Online Registration: Click here
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
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
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
Mr Sriram V., Mob: 09447251892
Mr S. L. Faisal., Mob: 09447699724
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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.
Success 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.
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.
Kerala Library Association, Kottayam Region
Mobile- 8289896323, Email: email@example.com
About the workshop
Hands on training will be based WordPress blogging platform. WordPress is considered as an easy to use publishing platform for academic community. With WordPress, we can create any type of website: a personal blog or website, a photo blog, a professional portfolio, academic website, library portal, a magazine or news website, an online community, even a network of websites. Teachers, students, research scholars and library professionals can publish their content with ease and effectively to keep in touch with their peers. WordPress offers most of the features suitable for scholarly communication for academic community.
In this workshop, participants will develop a custom website and blog with static and dynamic pages from scratch. Experienced resource persons will introduce various features and plugins available with WordPress to make your website fully functional.
Understand the capabilities of WordPress as a blogging platform and CMS.
Learn basic HTML and CSS
Develop a custom website from scratch
Learn how to customize WordPress
Understand how to utilise the WordPress plug-in library
Who can participate
Working Library Professionals, Faculty Members, Students and Research scholars.
REGISTRATION RESTRICTED TO PARTICIPANTS WHO CAN BRING A LAPTOP TO TRAINING PROGRAMME.
Venue: Seminar Hall, Mahatma Gandhi University Library
Date & Time: February 20 & 21, 2015; 9.30 am to 4.00 pm
Registration: Registration fee is Rs. 800 for outside participants (including working lunch, tea and snacks). Seat allotment will be based on first come first served basis. Completed registration form can be send to the email address, firstname.lastname@example.org After the confirmation of admission, registration fee can be paid in cash at the registration counter of the programme on 20th February. Please visit this link to download registration form.
Accommodation will be provided to the participants on prior request on additional payment.
Resource Persons: Shri. Faisal S.L., Librarian, Kendriya Vidyalaya, Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram.
Shri. Prajeesh Bhaskaran, Library Assistant, MG University Library
Shri. Jasimudeen S., Librarian, St. Stephen’s College, Uzhavoor.
MG University Library