Redesign Libraries at par with new media technologies: Shashi Tharoor
Welcome: Mr. K.P.Sadasivan, Secretary, KLA
Presidential Address: Mr. M.K.Chandrasekhar, IAS, Vice Chairman, State Planning Board (Formerly Cabinet Secretary, Govt. of India)
Inauguration: Dr. Shashi Tharoor, M.P., (Formerly Under- Secretary -General, United Nations)
Inaugural speech: Dr. Shashi Tharoor, M.P.
Release of the souvenir: Advocate K. Chandrika, Worshipful Mayor, Thiruvananthapuram Corporation
Felicitations: Advocate K. Chandrika, Worshipful Mayor, Thiruvananthapuram Corporation
Felicitations:Mr. P.Jayarajan, Member, RRRLF, Kolkata
Vote of thanks: Dr.P.K.Suresh Kumar, Secretary, KLA
The library system in India should be redesigned to cater the needs of new generation users considering the present impact of Internet and other social media technologies on learning and life, said, Dr.Sashi Tharoor. He was inaugurating the three day national seminar of content management and libraries organized by Kerala Library Association (KLA) at Padmam auditorium, IMG, Thiruvananthapuram.
In his presidential address, Mr. M. K. Chandrasekhar, IAS urged to revamp the academic library system in the country to serve the teaching and learning community better.
Adv. K Chandrika, Mayor, released the souvenir of the seminar Mr. P. Jayarajan, member, RRRLF, facilitated the seminar.
Dr. M.P.Tapaswi, Head, Knowledge Resource Centre, National Institute of Oceanography, delivered the key note speech on content management for effective information dissemination.
KLA President Mr.K.P.Sadasivan welcomed the gathering and Dr.P.K.Suresh Kumar proposed the vote of thanks.