Virtual Learning Enviornmnet for DLISc, RTMNU, Nagpur: a Prototype design

Lihitkar, Shalini Ramdas Virtual Learning Enviornmnet for DLISc, RTMNU, Nagpur: a Prototype design., 2010 . In Digital Library Initiatives and Application in Indian Context, Nagpur, India, 3rd January 2010. [Conference paper]


Download (73kB) | Preview

English abstract

In this digital era it is important to keep pace with rapid changes that are taking place in the world, especially for developing countries with strong emphasis on knowledge sector. For this, changes ought to be introduced in our education system and specifically in the teaching-learning process. Internet is fast becoming an engine of innovation in education. Digital Learning, digital content, online tutorial, examination and assessment, distance learning etc. are getting more popular day by day. These concepts are throwing challenges to the traditional delivery of instruction and training in the changing age of globalization and e-resources. The Internet or indeed ICT and all its interactive elements are able to have an extremely positive impact to the learning potential of students as well as teachers. This paper is an attempt to provide a conceptual idea to build-up a prototype model for VLE@DLISc,RTMNU in ICT environment by integrating the two software i.e. Moodle and GSDL.

Item type: Conference paper
Keywords: learning object repository, virtual learning, OpenCourseWare, e-learning
Subjects: L. Information technology and library technology > LZ. None of these, but in this section.
Depositing user: shalini lihitkar
Date deposited: 13 Jan 2010
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:16


Alavi, M. "Computer-Mediated Collaborative Learning: An Empirical Evaluation" MIS Quarterly, June, 1994, 159-174.

E-GyanKosh. Accessed on 12/12/2009.

FERL. "Designing online courses – good practice guidelines". 2005. < .Accessed on 12/12/2009.

Joint Information Systems Committee. Virtual and managed learning environments <>.Accessed on 122/2009.

Livingstone, D and Kemp, J. "Integrating Web-Based and 3D Learning Environments: Second Life Meets Moodle". UPGRADE (European Journal for the InformaticsProfessional)9(3):814.< Livingstone.pdf.> Accessed on 9/12/2009.

Moodle.<>. Accessed on 12/12/2009

Moodle.<>Accessed on 10/12/2009.

Mukhopadhyay,P. "VidyaOnline: Design and Development of a FOSS based Virtual Learning Environment on Library and Information Science at Vidyasagar University, West Bengal". In DRTC – ICT Conference on Digital Learning Enviornment. 11th-13th, 2006, Bangaloare.

Mukhopadhyay,P."Combining Moodle with DSpace: Designing an Architecture for LIS Courseware". In XXVI ITLIS Conference on Envisioning Employable LIS Courses in Developing Countries for the Emerging Knowledge Society. 25th-27th November, 2009, Burdwan University, Burdwan.

Rao.M.; Mudhol.M. and Bhat,K. "E-learning:A support Tool for Teaching and Learning: A Manipal University initiative". SRELS Journal of IM,March, 46(1)2009.3-16.

VLE.<>. Accessed on 9/12/2009.


Downloads per month over past year

Actions (login required)

View Item View Item