The Department of Library and Information Science, University of Kerala is organizing a two day National Seminar on ‘Librametrics to Altmetrics’ (NSLA 2016) on 26-27 February 2016.
Main theme of the seminar is the Evolution of Librametrics,
Bibliometrics, Informetrics,Scientometrics,Webometrics and Altmetrics.
1) Bibliometric laws
2) Bibliometric models
3) Growth Studies
4) Collaborative Studies
5) Obsolescence Studies
6) National Science Policy Indicators
7) Mapping of science
8) Citation Analysis
9) Ranking of Individuals, institutions, country, etc.
10) Indicators for Science Evaluation
11) Recent Trends a techniques in research evaluation
12) Use of visualization Tools
13) Case studies using alternative methods
Dates of Seminar: 26 & 27 February 2016
Fee for registration: General Delegates Rs. 1000/-
Research Scholars: Rs. 500/-
Venue: Senate Chamber, University of Kerala, Thiruvananthapuram-34
Call for Papers: Contributors can send their research papers
(including case studies and historical evolution of the concept of themain theme) on any of the sub themes or the related areas.
Author Guidelines: Research papers should be in MS word (DOC) with A4 size, 1.5”, margin (left and right), 12 font size, Times New Roman,1.5 line space. Each paper should have approximately 7 to 12 pages with an abstract and reference according to APA style.
Abstract submission deadline: 30th January 2016
Full Paper Submission deadline: 5th February 2016
For more details contact:
Dr A. Gopikuttan
Organizing secretary, NSLA 2016
Department of Library and Information Science
University of Kerala
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