Call for Papers 3rd NACML – 2018 3rd National Conference on Management of Modern Libraries (NACML) – 2018 Transformation of Libraries for Tomorrow

3rd NACML – 2018

3rd National Conference on Management of Modern Libraries (NACML) – 2018

Transformation of Libraries for Tomorrow

Organized by

SEARCH – The Health Sciences Library & The Department of Library and Information Science, Manipal University, Manipal

February 09-10, 2018

Transformation of Libraries for Tomorrow
Sub Themes
1. Collection development
2. Resource sharing in digital environment, networking, consortia practices
3. Open access initiatives
4. Copyright and licensing issues
5. Digital collection strategies and priorities
6. Application of innovative ideas in the library
7. Information literacy
8. Research support services and programmes
9. Development of information and knowledge services
10. Public library services
11. Institutional repositories
12.Users and their information seeking behavior
13. Search and web scale discovery/single window search
14. Social networking and impact on libraries
15. Remote access and security tools
16. Library portals, OPAC, QR codes, Mobile Apps
17. RFID implementation in libraries
18. Planning and designing of future academic and public library building and infrastructure
19. Library leadership, skill development and competency management
20. User satisfaction
21. Modern librarianship and challenges for library professionals
22. Role of librarians as access facilitators
23. Future of libraries and librarianship
24. User empowerment
25. LIS education in transformation of libraries
1. Professionals from Public, Academic and Special Libraries
2. Academicians, Research Scholars and Students in the field of
3. Library and Information Science
4. Library Administrators and Policy Makers
5. Information Technology Professionals
1. Last date for submission of full papers: 15.1.2018
2. Acceptance of full paper for presentation: 27.1.2018
3. Last date for Registration: 03.2.2018
4. On-the-spot registration is also available at the Venue

Registration Details

  • Professionals: Rs 800.00
  • Research Scholars (Full-time), LIS Students and Retired Professionals: Rs 500.00

Registration fee includes conference kit, working lunch/dinner, refreshment etc.

 Mode of Payment

  • Registration fees can be paid by DD favoring below mentioned beneficiary name payable at Udupi/Manipal or through NEFT:
    Beneficiary Name: Manipal University Conference/Workshop
    Bank Account Number: 33508958510
    Name of the Bank:  State Bank of India, Manipal
    IFSC Code: SBIN0004426
    MICR Code: 576002006

    Completed registration form along with registration fee should be sent to:

    The Organizing Secretary, 3rd NACML-2018, Health Sciences Library, Manipal University, Manipal – 576 104, Karnataka.

    Details (softy copy or screen shot) of the online payment made (NEFT) should be sent to:

Best Paper Award
3rd NACML-2018 Organizing Committee would like to grant Best Paper Award to the best paper presented at the conference. Two candidates will be selected: one winner for the Best Paper Award and a Runner-up. This award is open to authors who present papers in this conference. Best Paper Award will include certificate and cash reward.

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