Continuing education programmes of Library & Information Science (LIS) professionals in the Universities of West Bengal (India) with special reference to the University of Calcutta

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Title:
Continuing education programmes of Library & Information Science (LIS) professionals in the Universities of West Bengal (India) with special reference to the University of Calcutta
Author:
Dasgupta, Arjun; Satpathi, Jatindra Nath
Editors:
Khoo, C.; Singh, D.; Chaudhry, A.S.
Citation:
Continuing education programmes of Library & Information Science (LIS) professionals in the Universities of West Bengal (India) with special reference to the University of Calcutta 2006, :239-246
Publisher:
School of Communication & Information, Nanyang Technological University
Issue Date:
2006
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10150/105941
Submitted date:
2007-05-24
Abstract:
The paper starts with the need of Continuing Education for the LIS professionals in this modern era of information and technology. It narrates the activities of Continuing Education and Professional Development (CEPD) in different developed and developing countries of the world. It enumerates the role of various associations and institutions of India such as ILA, IASLIC, BLA IIMs, ICSSR, AIIMS, which are actively connected with programmes of continuing education. The authors highlight some of the universities and academic institutions of our country which have centres and departments of continu-ing education & critically analyze the work and activities of eight universities of West Bengal based on survey work. The paper suggests some measures to improve the existing conditions and status of con-tinuing education programmes for the university-library professionals of West Bengal.
Type:
Conference Paper
Language:
en
Keywords:
Academic Libraries; Training
Local subject classification:
continuing education; India

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorDasgupta, Arjunen_US
dc.contributor.authorSatpathi, Jatindra Nathen_US
dc.contributor.editorKhoo, C.en_US
dc.contributor.editorSingh, D.en_US
dc.contributor.editorChaudhry, A.S.en_US
dc.date.accessioned2007-05-24T00:00:01Z-
dc.date.available2010-06-18T23:37:06Z-
dc.date.issued2006en_US
dc.date.submitted2007-05-24en_US
dc.identifier.citationContinuing education programmes of Library & Information Science (LIS) professionals in the Universities of West Bengal (India) with special reference to the University of Calcutta 2006, :239-246en_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10150/105941-
dc.description.abstractThe paper starts with the need of Continuing Education for the LIS professionals in this modern era of information and technology. It narrates the activities of Continuing Education and Professional Development (CEPD) in different developed and developing countries of the world. It enumerates the role of various associations and institutions of India such as ILA, IASLIC, BLA IIMs, ICSSR, AIIMS, which are actively connected with programmes of continuing education. The authors highlight some of the universities and academic institutions of our country which have centres and departments of continu-ing education & critically analyze the work and activities of eight universities of West Bengal based on survey work. The paper suggests some measures to improve the existing conditions and status of con-tinuing education programmes for the university-library professionals of West Bengal.en_US
dc.format.mimetypeapplication/pdfen_US
dc.language.isoenen_US
dc.publisherSchool of Communication & Information, Nanyang Technological Universityen_US
dc.subjectAcademic Librariesen_US
dc.subjectTrainingen_US
dc.subject.othercontinuing educationen_US
dc.subject.otherIndiaen_US
dc.titleContinuing education programmes of Library & Information Science (LIS) professionals in the Universities of West Bengal (India) with special reference to the University of Calcuttaen_US
dc.typeConference Paperen_US
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