Re-invention of Librarianship

Its Multiple Facets

By L.S. Ramaiah

Library science and information science have gained absolute importance in the modern knowledge society. In India, there is a desire to bridge the information divide between the urban and rural areas. This book - written by Professor Emeritus L.S. Ramaiah of the Central Institute of English and Foreign Languages in Hyderabad, India - is presented in the spirit of providing access to information to all people, at all places, and at all times. The book contains a medley of articles on various aspects of librarianship and information science. The topics covered include: the information culture, library science as a profession, professional ethics, the documentation of humanities, stock verification, loss of books, the media and libraries, emerging trends in information technology, the benefits of reading, and more.

256 pages

Publication Date: 12/31/2010
Format: Cloth
ISBN: 9788170006121