Resource sharing and networking of engineering college libraries

Sridhar, M. S. Resource sharing and networking of engineering college libraries., 2002 . In 2nd ASSIST Annual Seminar on Resource Sharing and Networking of Engineering College Libraries, Bangalore, India, 29-31 December 2002. (Unpublished) [Presentation]


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English abstract

This lecture on resource sharing and networking of engineering college libraries in Karnataka delivered at the second annual seminar of ASSIST (Asian Society for Social Service, Information Science and Technology) explains the need for resource sharing, enumerates the buzz words relating to "cooperation" and "e-revolution", points out the inherent limitations as well as certain facts and hurdles in the process of resource sharing. It examines cost considerations of resources versus their use considerations as well as strength of resources versus strength of user need considerations. The lecture enumerates various possibilities and areas for resource sharing. In conclusion, some suggestions and tips are offered to overcome the hurdles for effective resource sharing. Two case studies, namely subscription to e-journals and user-orientation at ISAC (ISRO Satellite Centre) library are also presented.

Item type: Presentation
Keywords: resource sharing, engineering college libraries, e-journals
Subjects: H. Information sources, supports, channels. > HZ. None of these, but in this section.
Depositing user: Dr. M S Sridhar
Date deposited: 15 May 2007
Last modified: 02 Oct 2014 12:07


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