Call for Papers

Programme committee solicits high quality technical papers related to the theme and sub-themes but are not limited to the areas listed below. We strongly encourage you to send the final, version of your article electronically through Online. The paper can also be sent through email as an attachement.

Theme: Building Participatory Library Services in Digital Era

Subtheme 1: Participatory Web Tools

  • Web 2.0 and Library 2.0
  • Social Networks
  • Mashups
  • Tagging & Social Bookmarking
  • Semantic Web
  • Technology Trends for and Beyond 2.0
  • From OPACs to Discovery tools

Subtheme 2 : Academic Libraries in Participatory Era

  • Participatory Librarianship Approach
  • Collective Intelligence and Collaborative Publishing
  • Library as Facilitators for Conversation and Interaction
  • Institutional Repositories
  • Open Journal/book and other Content Management Systems
  • Virtual Reference Services and Community Involvement
  • Digital Collections
  • Building the Participatory Librarianship.

Subtheme 3 : Building Infrastructure for Participation

  • Federated search and Discovery Services
  • Cloud Computing
  • Collaborative Access Management, Open ID
  • Case Studies and Best Practices