Workshop on digital library
Source: Hueiyen News Service
Imphal, March 11 2013:
A four-day long National level workshop cum awareness programme on digital library has begun from today under the joint aegis of Manipur University (MU) Library and National Library Belvedere, Kolkata at the Library of MU.
Vice Chancellor of Manipur University H N K Sarma, who attended the inaugural function of the workshop as Chief Guest, observed that in the present day of globalization, digitalization of library is of prime importance and it would benefit all.
Moreover, it would save money, space, time and labour in preserving the datas.
In his presidential address, Principal Librarian and Information Officer of National Library, Kolkata Dr R Ramachandran said that photo copies of all the datas including research works of students, printed books of the library would be taken by using a machine and uploaded the same on the university's website site.
Director of Central Library, New Delhi, Dr Nk Bar and Assistant Library and Information Officer of National Library Kolkata B K Mondal also attended the function as Guests of honour.