Inside Out and Outside In: Future legend of library and information science

Kamat, R.K and Pujar, S.M . Inside Out and Outside In: Future legend of library and information science., 2014 In: Recent trends in Library and Information Science: A Forward for the Future. LIS Academy International, pp. 206-216. [Book chapter]


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The framework, “Inside Out and Outside In” has been applied in an attempt to reveal the prospects in the future forefront of the Library and Information Science (LIS) profession. Since the very concept of originating LIS is founded on the interdisciplinary edifice, the said analysis would be worthwhile to confirm the fulfillment of innate objectives and aspirations of the diversified stakeholders. There are several underlying issues for the aptness of the LIS with reference to curriculum, research, industry interaction,mobility of the researchers and so on, Out of these, the present article deals only with the curricular aspects and demeanor of research. Interestingly, during the past 49 years, the LIS, soaring at the dawn of its golden jubilee is all set to pose ever interesting propositions. An independent assessment therefore, is being made by the professionals within and at the peripheral of LIS. The present article is expected to reveal plausible transformations which craft the road map for the platinum era, conceivably possible by resonating around the academic and pedagogic world.

Item type: Book chapter
Keywords: LIS Education; Inside out and Outside in
Subjects: A. Theoretical and general aspects of libraries and information. > AA. Library and information science as a field.
A. Theoretical and general aspects of libraries and information. > AC. Relationship of LIS with other fields .
G. Industry, profession and education. > GH. Education.
G. Industry, profession and education. > GI. Training.
Depositing user: Shamprasad Pujar
Date deposited: 17 Mar 2014 13:52
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:30


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