Theme: Disruptive Innovations for Libraries: Adopt, Adapt and Evolve

Welcome to PLANNER 2016

Promotion of Library Automation and Networking in North-Eastern Region (PLANNER) is a bi-annual convention with a special focus to uplift academic libraries in the North-Eastern region, India in the aspect of library automation and networking.The event is organized by INFLIBNET Centre along with the universities located in the respective North-Eastern States.

POST PLANNER 2016: Accepted Papers @ INFLIBNET's Institutional Repository

Registration for Participations: Offline Registration Form | Online Registration Form

A copy of filled-in application along with the registration fees through Demand Draft or Online Payment Details should be addressed to

Dr. F. R. Sumer
  • Deputy Librarian & Organizing Secretary, PLANNER 2016
  • Central Library, North-Eastern Hill University
  • Umshing-Mawkynroh, Shillong 793 022, Meghalaya (India).
  • 036 4272 1253
  • frsumer[at]

The registration forms along with registration fees should reach us on or before 15thOctober,2016 .

Important Dates

  • Receipt of full paper: 16th AUG 2016
  • Intimation to Authors: 23rd SEP 2016
  • Registration: 10th OCT 2016
  • Convention Date: NOV 9-11, 2016
Date of paper submission extended till 31st August, 2016.

Paper submission has been closed.

Online Registration has been closed.

Pre-Conference Tutorials

  • National Digital Library: A Platform for Paradigm Shift in Education and Research in India

Post-Conference Tutorials

  • Anti-Plagiarism software: Urkund
  • Digital Library using DSpace