ISBN 9788126904525,Library Management ( Vol. 1 )

Library Management ( Vol. 1 )



Atlantic Books

Publication Year 2005

ISBN 9788126904525

ISBN-10 8126904526


Number of Pages 272 Pages
Language (English)

Business & management

Library Management is not a new concept. Evolved with the inception of libraries, its original concept, that lacked systematic procedures and scientific application, has underwent a remarkable change to cope up with the present era of advanced information technology which demands of efficient system and speedy service. Telecommunication and computers have given a new face to libraries and its services.
In the present book, Library Management, attempts have been to include all the latest informations related to library systems, procedures, automation and various activities of the libraries which affect the readers service. The book is divided into two Volumes--Vol. I: Operational (Organisational) Management, Vol. II: Personal and Financial Management. In addition, an account of library routines and records has been given in order to apprise the readers of the Public, Academic and Special Libraries.

About Author:
Dr. C.K. Sharma, is a known figure in the field of Library and Information Science. He has served in this profession for forty years. He has also worked as Assistant Librarian as well as Lecturer in the Ravishankar University; and Incharge University Librarian in the Agra University. He also served the same University as Reader and Head, Department of Library and Information Science. He is a Founder Head of Department of Library & Information Science of Agra University; IME, Sahibabad; M.M. Modi College, Modinagar.
He has served as Director, UIMT, and Chief Proctor/Chief Warden and Development Officer in the SRM Institute of Management and Technology, Modinagar.
Dr. Sharma has written 27 books till date on Library & Information Science, General Studies, and History. His two books, Research Methodology and Historical Places of India are very popular. He has attended many National and International Conferences. He is Founder President of Chhattisgarh Library Association. He is a life member of ILA and UPLA.
Dr. Kiran Singh, M.A., Pol. Sc., History, Hindi, M.Lib. & Info. Sc., Ph.D., D.Litt., is a renowned person in the field of education and library and information science. He has to his credit a great number of awards, the most recent being Sikshavid Award [2003], Dr. Ambedhkar Ratna Award [2002], Meerut Ratna Award [1999], Sher-e-Punjab Award [1997]. For the last several years he has been awarded Ideal Teacher Award. At present, he is serving as a Librarian, NAS P.G. College, Meerut, Uttar Pradesh. He has published more than fifty articles in various magazines and journals. Besides these, he has published various poems on patriotism that received great applause.