20th National Convention on Knowledge, Library and Information Networking – NACLIN, November 28-30, 2017

20th National Convention on Knowledge, Library and Information Networking

Conference Theme: A Digital Universe of Infinite Possibilities for Libraries 

  • Social Media User Generated Content
  • Crowdsourcing
  • Managing Web Resources
  • Open Access Resources
  • Open Repositories
  • Challenges and strategies for Accessing Web Resources
  • Discovery System
  • Federated Searching
  • Innovative Solutions Emerging from Open Source
  • Web Data Mining- Storage and Accessibility
  • Intelligent Retrieval
  • Metadata Interoperability and Standards
  • Collaborative Content Creation
  • Content Management
  • Institutional Repositories etc.

The Conference theme is sub-divided into following sub-themes

  • Digital Technologies  and Trends
  • Architecture and Management of Digital Libraries
  • Best Metadata Practices
  • Best Practices for Establishing Digital Libraries
  • Excellence in Digitisation: Experiences and Guidelines etc.

Submission of Papers

Original papers on the above sub-themes or related themes are invited from professionals. The papers should be based on research surveys, case studies or action plans. Surveys on Internet use/E-Journals Usage in libraries will not be accepted. Papers should not normally exceed 5,000 words or 16 double-spaced pages, besides tables, diagrams, etc. Also, each paper should contain an abstract, upto ten  keywords, body of the paper, conclusion and references. The abstract should state in about 150 words the sum and substance of  the  paper.  The  conclusion  should  include  the recommendations  made  in  the  paper.  The  keywords which  describe  the main issues discussed should be given in alphabetical order. The paper should also contain the author’s name, designation, organisation, address,  telephone,  fax,  and  E-mail  address.  All  references  should  be  presented  according  to  the  Chicago  Manual  of  Style (http://www.chicagomanualofstyle.org/tools_ citationguide.html).


  • Last Date for Registration : November 28, 2017
  • Last Date for Submission of Papers : October 10, 2017
  • Last Date for Accommodation Booking with payment through DELNET: November 15, 2017

Download NACLIN 2017 Brochure: http://www.naclin.org/brochure2017.pdf

Registration Formhttp://www.naclin.org/regform17.pdf




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