International Short Term Course on OSSLM 2020: Open Source Software for Library Management at IIT Kharagpur

Event

International Short Term Course on OSSLM 2020: Open Source Software for Library Management at IIT Kharagpur
Title:
International Short Term Course on OSSLM 2020: Open Source Software for Library Management at IIT Kharagpur
When:
Mon, 11. May 2020 - Sat, 16. May 2020
Where:
Kharagpur - , West Bengal
Category:
Training/Courses

Description

Urgent Notice

Urgent Notice: Due to unavoidable circumstances the "International Short Term Course on Open Source Software for Library Management to be held during the period 11-16 May 2020" is stand canceled. Inconvenience caused is regretted. The participants who have registered and deposited the registration fees are requested to communicate by providing the transaction details as mentioned below for the refund of the amount".

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Short Term Course Committee 

 

 

International Short Term Course on OSSLM 2020:

Open Source Software for Library Management

 

Central Library, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur is going to organise an International Short Term Course on “Open Source Software for Library Management (OSSLM 2020)” dated 11-16 May 2020. The hands-on training program will cover detailed insights into three most widely used Open Source Software i.e. Koha,  DSpace  and Vufind.

 The following broad topics will be covered:

  1. Library Automation using Koha [advance level]
  2. Institutional Digital Repository and services using Dspace [advanced level]
  3. Library resource portal using VuFind.

Target Participants

Interested academicians, working professionals and research scholars in the field of Library and Information Science may attend this advanced hands-on training programme which will be very effective to run modern library. It may also be noted that IT Professionals working in Library are also suitable to attend the courses.

 Registration Fees:

Registration fee for the participants are: Rs. 8000/- (Individual), Rs. 9000/- ( Sponsored), $250 (SAARC countries), $300 (other countries). The fee is inclusive of GST value (18%). The registration fee includes kit, course materials (Software CD), Lunch and Dinner during the training program.

Limited Seat Availability:

The week-long intensive and advanced level hands-on training courses on Library and Information Science will help to build a Smart Library. Workshop participants are restricted to 80 only. The detail can be found in brochure attached herewith and bellow link.

 

Important Dates

1. Short Term Course date : 11-16 May 2020
2. Early Bid registration : Between January 28th - April 15th, 2020
3. Late Bid registration : Between April 16th – April 30th, 2020
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Registration

The registration fee includes kit, course materials (Software CD), Lunch and dinner. Participants need to register as per the instruction below and send the print-out of registration form along with Demand Draft or NEFT Payment Receipt to Librarian, Central Library, IIT Kharagpur-721302..

 

Accomodation

The accommodation for the participants may be arrangement in our institute’s guest houses from 11-16 May 2020 on payment basis.

 

Course Theme

The digital transformation of scholarly communication embraces open source software (OSS) for library management (LM) in various capacities as Library Automation, building Institutional Repositories, Integration of e-resources, access and remote access to information.

 
 

http://www.library.iitkgp.ac.in/pages/osslm20.html   

Accommodation & Transportation:

Accommodation will be arranged in our institute guest house on payment basis. Local transportation will be arranged by the organizing Committee.

 For further details please contact through Email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..in

Dr. B. Sutradhar,
Course Coordinator & Librarian,

Central Library, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Kharagpur 721302. Ph: 03222-282432 (O)
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Dr. S. K. Jalal
Deputy Librarian,

Central Library, Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur
Kharagpur 721302. Ph: 03222-282440 (O)
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Venue

Location:
Kharagpur - Website
State:
West Bengal
Country:
India

Description

Central Library,

Indian Institute of Technology Kharagpur, Kharagpur 721302.

Ph: 03222-282440 (O), E-mail : skjalal@library.iitkgp.ac.in