Workshop on WordPress@St. Berchmans College, Changanacherry, 17 & 19 Nov.,2016


Click here to register online.


Workshop on Academic Blogging at MG University Library


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.


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, 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.

Contact details

The Librarian

MG University Library


Phone: 0481-2733527


Two Day Workshop on WordPress, 14-15 February 2015

KLA Centre for Professional Development (KLA-CPD) announces its 8th training programme, a Two Day Workshop on WordPress, on February 14 and 15, 2015. The programme will be held at the KLA Centre for Professional Development (KLA-CPD), on the premises of KLA Head Quarters, Thiruvananthapuram.

About WordPress: WordPress is a free & open source platform for developing websites, blogs and content management systems.

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

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

Date & Time:  February 14 & 15, 2014; 10.00 am to 5.00 pm

Resource Persons: Shri S. L. Faisal (Kendriya Vidyalaya, Tvpm), Shri V. Sriram (CDS, Tvpm) and Shri Binu K. John  (MBCET, Tvpm)
Training mode: Demonstration and Hands on sessions

Course Fee: Rs 1000/- (includes study kit, 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: 09/02/2015 or until all seats are occupied, which ever is earlier


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. Kindly send it 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
Mob:09387822201/09447213155 (

Mr Sriram V., Mob: 09447251892

Mr S. L. Faisal., Mob: 09447699724

“National Seminar on Managing Innovation in New Generation Libraries”: Online Registration

Along with the online registration,the participant should submit the filled in and signed registration form to the following address. Click here to download the National Seminar_Registration form

Dr. M. D. Baby

Coordinator, National Seminar on Managing Innovation in New Generation Libraries &

Head, School of Library and Information Science

(& Former University Librarian, CUSAT)

Rajagiri college of Social Sciences,

Kalamassery, Cochin – 683104

Mobile No. 9995406159

Last date for online registration: 1st December 2014