Recent Articles

Relevance of Information Technology in Knowledge Management

Knowledge has been recognized as one of the most important assets of organizations. It
also plays a crucial role in avoiding the organizations being in a calamitous position of
being with the wrong product and services, at the wrong time and in the wrong place.
KM techniques and technologies can help organizations to examine their processes and
improve their services to customers. Managing knowledge assets can be a challenge but
with the advent of new technologies, such as data mining, intranets, discussion board,
agent technology, and web casting, it become manageable in knowledge era. Therefore
the concept of knowledge management can be put forth with these words: “Getting the
right knowledge to the right people through right processes by utilizing efficient IT
infrastructure “. This paper will elaborate on the areas to focus and challenges to face
and to make knowledge management a reality. It explores how information technology
can support organizations endeavor towards better implementation of knowledge


LIS Compendium

Every new information regarding the LIS field will be published here… please contribute your articles on various topics in LIS field to create a single reference for all LIS professionals at one place…

How to prepare your library for NAAC

Introduction: The National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC), as an autonomous institution of the University Grants Commission (UGC), has been entrusted with the responsibility of Assessment and Accreditation of Colleges and Universities in India. The prime agenda of NAAC is to assess and accredit institutes of higher learning with the objective of enabling them to […]


BEST PRACTICES IN ACADEMIC LIBRARIES   Dr. Madhuri V. Tikam, Librarian, H R College of Commerce & Economics, Mumbai   Introduction    Library and Information Services of Higher Education institutions play a central role in enhancing the quality of academic and research environment. Library is the fulcrum of support for the entire range of academic activities on […]