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Librarians Vs Library InCharge – Central and State University Libraries in India


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S.No. Type of University State University Name Librarian Librarian In Charge

With Designation

1 Central University Arunachal Pradesh Rajiv Gandhi University
2 Central University Assam Assam University Dr. Arun Kumar Sharma
3 Central University Assam Tezpur University  Dr. Mukesh Saikia
4 Central University Bihar Central University of South Bihar, BIT Campus – Patna
5 Central University Bihar Mahatma Gandhi Central University, BIT Campus – Patna
6 Central University Bihar Nalanda University, Rajgir, Dt. Nalanda, Bihar. (established under Central Act)
7 Central University Chhattisgarh Guru Ghasidas Vishwavidyalaya (Converted State University to Central University).
8 Central University Gujarat Central University of Gujarat
9 Central University Harayana Central University of Haryana
10 Central University Himachal Pradesh Central University of Himachal Pradesh
11 Central University Jammu & Kashmir Central of University ofKashmir
12 Central University Jammu & Kashmir Central University of Jammu
13 Central University Jharkhand Central University of Jharkhand
14 Central University Karnatka Central University of Karnataka
15 Central University Kerala Central University of Kerala
16 Central University Madhya Pradesh Dr Harisingh Gour Vishwavidyalaya (Converted from State University to Central University).
17 Central University Madhya Pradesh The Indira Gandhi National Tribal University
18 Central University Maharashtra Mahatma Gandhi Antarrashtriya Hindi Vishwavidyalay
19 Central University Manipur Central Agricultural University
20 Central University Manipur Manipur University
21 Central University Meghalaya North Eastern Hill University
22 Central University Mizoram Mizoram University
23 Central University Nagaland Nagaland University
24 Central University Odisha Central University of Orissa
25 State University Andhra Pradesh Acharaya Nagarjuna University
26 State University Andhra Pradesh Adikavi Nannaya University
27 State University Andhra Pradesh Dr. N.T.R. University of Health Sciences
28 State University Andhra Pradesh Andhra University
29 State University Andhra Pradesh Dr. B.R.Ambedkar University
30 State University Andhra Pradesh Dravidian University
31 State University Andhra Pradesh Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University
32 State University Andhra Pradesh Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University
33 State University Andhra Pradesh Krishna University
34 State University Andhra Pradesh Rayalaseema University
35 State University Andhra Pradesh Sri krishnadevaraya University
36 State University Andhra Pradesh Sri Padmavati Mahila Vishwavidyalayam
37 State University Andhra Pradesh Sri Venkateswara University
38 State University Andhra Pradesh Sri Venkateswara Vedic University
39 State University Andhra Pradesh Sri Venkateswara Veterinary University
40 State University Andhra Pradesh Yogi Vemana University
41 State University Andhra Pradesh Vikram Simhapuri University
42 State University Andhra Pradesh Damodaram Sanjivayya National Law University
43 State University Andhra Pradesh Dr. Y.S.R. Horticultural Univerity
44 State University Andhra Pradesh Sri Venkateswara Institute of Medical Sciences
45 State University Assam Kumar Bhaskar Varma Sanskrit & Ancient Studies University
46 State University Assam Assam Science & Technology University
47 State University Assam National Law University and Judicial Academy
48 State University Assam Bodoland University
49 State University Assam Assam Rajiv Gandhi University of Co-operative Management
50 State University Assam Krishna Kanta Handique State Open University
51 State University Assam Gauhati University  Wooma Sankar Debnath
52 State University Assam Dibrugarh University
53 State University Assam Assam Agricultural University
54 State University Assam Cotton College State University
55 State University Assam Srimanta Sankaradeva University of Health Sciences
56 State University Assam Assam Women’s University
57 State University Bihar Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar Bihar University
58 State University Bihar Bhupender Narayan Mandal University
59 State University Bihar Chanakya National Law University
60 State University Bihar Kameshwar Singh.Darbhanga Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya
61 State University Bihar Jai Prakash vishwavidyalaya(university)
62 State University Bihar Lalit Narayan Mithila University
63 State University Bihar Magadh University
64 State University Bihar Maulana Mazharul Haque Arabic & Persian University
65 State University Bihar Nalanda Open University
66 State University Bihar Arybhatta Knowledge University
67 State University Bihar Patna University
68 State University Bihar Bihar Agricultural University
69 State University Bihar Veer Kunwar Singh University
70 State University Bihar T.M. Bhagalpur University
71 State University Bihar Rajendra Agricultural University
72 State University Chandigarh Punjab University
73 State University Chhattisgarh Ayush and Health Sciences University of Chhattisgarh
74 State University Chhattisgarh Bilaspur Vishwavidyalaya
75 State University Chhattisgarh Pt. Sundarlal Sharma (Open) University
76 State University Chhattisgarh Pt.Ravishankar Shukla University
77 State University Chhattisgarh Sarguja University
78 State University Chhattisgarh Kushabhau Thakre Patrakarita Avam Jansanchar Vishwavidyalaya
79 State University Chhattisgarh Hidayatullah National Law University
80 State University Chhattisgarh Indira Gandhi Krishi Vishwavidyalaya
81 State University Chhattisgarh Indira Kala Sangeet Vishwavidyalaya
82 State University Chhattisgarh Bastar Vishwavidyalaya
83 State University Chhattisgarh Chhattisgarh Swami Vivekanad Technical Universty
84 State University Chhattisgarh Chhattisgarh Kamdhenu Vishwavidyalaya
85 State University Delhi Delhi Pharmaceutical Sciences & Research University
86 State University Delhi National Law University
87 State University Delhi Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology
88 State University Delhi Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha Vishwavidyalaya
89 State University Delhi Delhi Technological University
90 State University Delhi Ambedkar University Delhi (AUD)
91 State University Goa Goa University
92 State University Gujarat Gujarat Agricultural University
93 State University Gujarat Gujarat Ayurveda University
94 State University Gujarat Gujarat National Law University
95 State University Gujarat Gujarat Technological University
96 State University Gujarat Gujarat University
97 State University Gujarat Dharmsinh Desai University
98 State University Gujarat Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Open University
99 State University Gujarat Anand Agricultural University
100 State University Gujarat CEPT University
101 State University Gujarat Krishnakumarsinhji Bhavnagar University
102 State University Gujarat Hemchandracharya North Gujarat University
103 State University Gujarat Krantiguru Shyamji Krishna Verma Kachchh University
104 State University Gujarat Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda
105 State University Gujarat Gujarat Forensic Sciences University
106 State University Gujarat Raksha Shakti University
107 State University Gujarat Indian Institute of Teacher Education
108 State University Gujarat Children’s University
109 State University Gujarat Swarnim Gujarat Sports University
110 State University Gujarat Saurashtra University
111 State University Gujarat Shree Somnath Sanskrit University
112 State University Gujarat Veer Narmad South Gujarat University
113 State University Gujarat Sardar Patel University
114 State University Gujarat Junagarh Agricultural University
115 State University Gujarat Gujarat University of Transplantation Sciences
116 State University Gujarat Institute of Infrastructure Technology Research and Management
117 State University Gujarat Navsari Agriculture University
118 State University Gujarat Bhakta Kavi Narsinh Mehta University
119 State University Gujarat Shri Govind Guru University
120 State University Haryana shree guru gobind singh tricentenary university
121 State University Haryana Indira Gandhi University
122 State University Haryana Ch. Bansi Lal University
123 State University Haryana Chaudhary Ranbir Singh University
124 State University Haryana State University of Performing and Visual Arts
125 State University Haryana Pt. Bhagwat Dayal Sharma University of Health Sciences
126 State University Haryana Lala Lajpat Rai University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences
127 State University Haryana YMCA University of Science & Technology
128 State University Haryana Maharishi Dayanand University
129 State University Haryana Kurukshetra University
130 State University Haryana Bhagat Phool Singh Mahila Vishwavidyalaya
131 State University Haryana Chaudhary Devi Lal University
132 State University Haryana Deen Bandhu Chhotu Ram University of Sciences & Technology
133 State University Haryana Choudary Charan Singh Haryana Agricultural Univeersity
134 State University Haryana Guru Jambeshwar University of Science and Technology
135 State University Himachal Pradesh Dr. Y.S.Parmar University of Horticulture & Forestry
136 State University Himachal Pradesh Chaudhary Sarwan Kumar Himachal Pradesh Krishi Vishvavidyalaya
137 State University Himachal Pradesh Himachal Pradesh University
138 State University Himachal Pradesh Himachal Pradesh Technical University
139 State University Jammu and Kashmir Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University
140 State University Jammu and Kashmir Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Science & Technology
141 State University Jammu and Kashmir Islamic University of Sciences & Technology University
142 State University Jammu and Kashmir Jammu University
143 State University Jammu and Kashmir Kashmir University
144 State University Jammu and Kashmir Baba Ghulam Shah Badshah University
145 State University Jharkhand Birsa Agricultural University
146 State University Jharkhand Kolhan University
147 State University Jharkhand Sido Kanhu University
148 State University Jharkhand Ranchi University
149 State University Jharkhand Nilamber-Pitamber University
150 State University Jharkhand National University of Study & Research in Law
151 State University Jharkhand Vinoba Bhave University
152 State University Jharkhand Jharkhand Raksha Shakti University
153 State University Karnataka University of Horticultural Sciences
154 State University Karnataka Vesveswaraiah Technological University
155 State University Karnataka Karnataka Sanskrit University
156 State University Karnataka KSGH Music and Performing Arts University
157 State University Karnataka Karnataka Folklore University
158 State University Karnataka Rani Channamma University
159 State University Karnataka Vijayanagara Sri Krishnadevaraya University
160 State University Karnataka National law School of India University
161 State University Karnataka Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Science
162 State University Karnataka Tumkur University
163 State University Karnataka University of Agricultural Sciences
164 State University Karnataka University of Agricultural Sciences
165 State University Karnataka Karanataka State Law University
166 State University Karnataka Karanataka State Open University
167 State University Karnataka Kannada University
168 State University Karnataka Karnataka State Women University
169 State University Karnataka Karanataka University
170 State University Karnataka Karanataka Veterinary, Animal & Fisheries Science University
171 State University Karnataka Mangalore University
172 State University Karnataka Mysore University
173 State University Karnataka Kuvempu University
174 State University Karnataka Bangalore University
175 State University Karnataka Gulbarga University
176 State University Karnataka Davangere University
177 State University Kerala Cochin Unviersity of Science & Technology
178 State University Kerala Calicut University
179 State University Kerala Mahatma Gandhi Unversity
180 State University Kerala Kannur University
181 State University Kerala Kerala University
182 State University Kerala Kerala Agricultural Unviersity
183 State University Kerala Shree Sankaracharaya University of Sanskrit
184 State University Kerala National University of Advanced Legal Studies (NUALS)
185 State University Kerala Kerala University of Fisheries & Ocean Studies
186 State University Kerala Kerala Veterinary & Animal Sciences University
187 State University Kerala Kerala University of Health Sciences
188 State University Kerala A.P.J. Abdul Kalam Technological University
189 State University Kerala Thunchath Ezhuthachan Malayalam University
190 State University Madhya Pradesh Sanchi University of Buddhist-Indic Studies
191 State University Madhya Pradesh Maharaja Chhatrasal Bundelkhand Vishwavidyalaya
192 State University Madhya Pradesh Dr. B. R. Ambedkar University of Social Sciences
193 State University Madhya Pradesh Madhya Pradesh Pashu Chikitsa Vigyan Vishwavidyalaya
194 State University Madhya Pradesh Atal Bihari Vajpayee Hindi Vishwavidyalaya
195 State University Madhya Pradesh Raja Mansingh Tomar Music & Arts University
196 State University Madhya Pradesh Vikram University
197 State University Madhya Pradesh Rajmata Vijayaraje Scindia Krishi Vishwa Vidyalaya
198 State University Madhya Pradesh National Law Institute University
199 State University Madhya Pradesh Rani Durgavati Vishwavidyalaya
200 State University Madhya Pradesh Rajiv Gandhi Prodoyogiki Vishwavidyalaya
201 State University Madhya Pradesh Jawaharlal Nehru Krishi Vishwavidyalaya
202 State University Madhya Pradesh Jiwaji University
203 State University Madhya Pradesh Makhanlal Chaturvedi National University of Journalism & Communication
204 State University Madhya Pradesh Mahatma Gandhi Chitrakoot Gramodaya Vishwavidyalaya
205 State University Madhya Pradesh Maharshi Panini Sanskrit Evam Vedic Vishwavidyalaya
206 State University Madhya Pradesh M.P.Bhoj (open) University
207 State University Madhya Pradesh Barkatullaah University
208 State University Madhya Pradesh Awadesh Pratap Singh University
209 State University Madhya Pradesh Devi Ahilya Vishwavidyalaya
210 State University Maharashtra Dr. Babasaheb AmbedkarTechnological University
211 State University Maharashtra Dr. Punjabrao Deshmukh Krishi Vidyapeeth
212 State University Maharashtra Dr. Babasaheb Ambedkar Marathwada University
213 State University Maharashtra Maharahtra University of Health Sciences
214 State University Maharashtra Maharashtra Animal & Fishery Sciences University
215 State University Maharashtra Marathwada Agricultural University
216 State University Maharashtra Mumbai University
217 State University Maharashtra Mahatma Phule Krishi Vidyapeeth
218 State University Maharashtra Kavi Kulguru Kalidas Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya
219 State University Maharashtra Konkan Krishi Vidyapeeth
220 State University Maharashtra Savitribai Phule Pune University
221 State University Maharashtra North Maharashtra University
222 State University Maharashtra Sant Gadge Baba Amravati University
223 State University Maharashtra Shivaji University
224 State University Maharashtra Smt. Nathibai Damodar Thackersey Women’s University
225 State University Maharashtra Solapur University
226 State University Maharashtra Swami Ramanand Teerth Marathwada University
227 State University Maharashtra The Rashtrasant Tukadoji Maharaj Nagpur University
228 State University Maharashtra Gondwana University
229 State University Maharashtra Yashwant Rao Chavan Maharashtra Open University
230 State University Maharashtra Maharashtra National Law University
231 State University Orissa Khallikote University
232 State University Orissa Gangadhar Meher University
233 State University Orissa Rama Devi Women’s University
234 State University Orissa North Orissa University
235 State University Orissa National Law University
236 State University Orissa Veer Surendra Sai University of Technology
237 State University Orissa Utkal University
238 State University Orissa Utkal University of Culture
239 State University Orissa Shri Jagannath Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya
240 State University Orissa Orissa University Of Agriculture & Technology
241 State University Orissa Ravenshaw University
242 State University Orissa Sambalpur University
243 State University Orissa Fakir Mohan University
244 State University Orissa Berhampur University
245 State University Orissa Biju Patnaik University of Technology
246 State University Punjab Baba Farid University of Health & Medical Sciences
247 State University Punjab Guru Nanak Dev University
248 State University Punjab Guru Angad Dev Veterinary & Animal Sciences University
249 State University Punjab Punjab Agriculture University
250 State University Punjab Punjab Technical University
251 State University Punjab Punjabi University
252 State University Punjab The Rajiv Gandhi National University of Law
253 State University Punjab Guru Ravidas Ayurved University
254 State University Punjab Maharaja Ranjit Singh Punjab Technical University
255 State University Rajasthan Raj Rishi Bhartrihari Matsya University
256 State University Rajasthan Dr. Bhimrao Ambedkar Law University
257 State University Rajasthan Shekhawati University
258 State University Rajasthan Rajiv Gandhi Tribal University
259 State University Rajasthan Maharaja Surajmal Brij University
260 State University Rajasthan Rajasthan University of Veterinary & Animal Sciences
261 State University Rajasthan Sardar Patel University of Police, Security & Criminal Justice
262 State University Rajasthan Haridev Joshi University of Journalism and Mass Communication
263 State University Rajasthan Vardhman Mahaveer Open University
264 State University Rajasthan Maharaja Ganga Singh University
265 State University Rajasthan National Law Universituy
266 State University Rajasthan Rajasthan Agriculture & Technology
267 State University Rajasthan Rajasthan Ayurveda University
268 State University Rajasthan Rajasthan Technical University
269 State University Rajasthan Rajasthan University
270 State University Rajasthan Rajasthan University of Health Sciences
271 State University Rajasthan University of Kota
272 State University Rajasthan Jagadguru Ramanandacharya Sanskrit University
273 State University Rajasthan Jai Naraim Vyas University
274 State University Rajasthan Mohan Lal Shukhadia University
275 State University Rajasthan Maharishi Dayanand Saraswati University
276 State University Rajasthan Maharana Pratap University of Agriculture & Technology
277 State University Tamil Nadu Madaras University
278 State University Tamil Nadu Madurai Kamraj University
279 State University Tamil Nadu Mother Teresa Women’s University
280 State University Tamil Nadu Manonmaniam Sundarnar University
281 State University Tamil Nadu Anna University
282 State University Tamil Nadu Annamalai University
283 State University Tamil Nadu Alagappa University
284 State University Tamil Nadu Bharathiar University
285 State University Tamil Nadu Bharathidasan University
286 State University Tamil Nadu Thiruvalluvar University
287 State University Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu Open University
288 State University Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu Teacher Education University
289 State University Tamil Nadu Tamil University
290 State University Tamil Nadu Tamilnadu Agricultural University
291 State University Tamil Nadu Tamilnadu Dr. Ambedkar Law University
292 State University Tamil Nadu Tamilnadu Dr. M.G.R.Medical University
293 State University Tamil Nadu Tamilnadu Physical Educaton and Sports University
294 State University Tamil Nadu Tamilnadu Veterinary & Animal Sciences University
295 State University Tamil Nadu Periyar University
296 State University Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu Music and Fine Arts University
297 State University Tamil Nadu Tamil Nadu Fisheries University
298 State University Tamil Nadu Tamilnadu National Law School
299 State University Telangana Professor Jayashankar Telangana State Agricultural University
300 State University Telangana Sri Konda Laxman Telangana State Horticultural University
301 State University Telangana Nizam’s Institute of Medical Sciences
302 State University Telangana Potti Sreeramulu Teugu Universtity
303 State University Telangana National Academy of Legal Studies & Research University
304 State University Telangana Osmania University Dr R K Pavan Kumar

Asst. Prof. (LIS)/Asst. Librarian

305 State University Telangana Palamuru University
306 State University Telangana Telangana University
307 State University Telangana Satavahana University
308 State University Telangana Rajiv Gandhi University of Knowledge Technology
309 State University Telangana Jawaharlal Nehru Architecture and Fine Arts University
310 State University Telangana Acharaya N.G.Ranga Agricultural University
311 State University Telangana Dr. B.R.Ambedkar Open University
312 State University Telangana Mahatma Gandhi University
313 State University Telangana Kakatiya University
314 State University Telangana Jawaharlal Nehru Technological University
315 State University Tripura Maharaja Bir Bikram University
316 State University Uttar Pradesh Allahabad State University
317 State University Uttar Pradesh Siddharth University
318 State University Uttar Pradesh U.P. Pandit Deen Dayal Upadhyaya Pashu Chikitsa Vigyan Vishwavidhyalaya Evam Go-Anusandhan Sansthan
319 State University Uttar Pradesh Madan Mohan Malaviya University of Technology
320 State University Uttar Pradesh Gautam Buddha University
321 State University Uttar Pradesh King Georges Medical University
322 State University Uttar Pradesh Mahatam Gandhi Kashi Vidyapeeth
323 State University Uttar Pradesh Narendra Deo University of Agriculture & Technology
324 State University Uttar Pradesh M.J.P. Rohilkhand University
325 State University Uttar Pradesh Lucknow University
326 State University Uttar Pradesh Dr. B.R. Ambedkar University
327 State University Uttar Pradesh Dr. Ram Manohar Lohia Awadh University
328 State University Uttar Pradesh Dr. Ram Manohar Lohiya National Law University
329 State University Uttar Pradesh Dr. Shakuntala Misra National Rehabilitation University
330 State University Uttar Pradesh Deen Dayal Upadhyay Gorakhpur University
331 State University Uttar Pradesh Choudary Charan Singh University
332 State University Uttar Pradesh Bundelkhand University
333 State University Uttar Pradesh Chandr Shekhar Azad University of Agriculture & Technology
334 State University Uttar Pradesh Chatrapati Sahuji Maharaj Kanpur University
335 State University Uttar Pradesh Mahamaya Technical University
336 State University Uttar Pradesh Khwaja Moinuddin Chishti Urdu, Arabi-Farsi University
337 State University Uttar Pradesh Veer Bahadur Singh Purvanchal University
338 State University Uttar Pradesh Uttar Pradesh Technical University
339 State University Uttar Pradesh U.P.King George’s University of Dental Sciences
340 State University Uttar Pradesh U.P. Rajarshi Tandon Open University
341 State University Uttar Pradesh Sampurnanand Sanskrit Vishwavidyalaya
342 State University Uttar Pradesh Sardar Vallabh Bhai Patel University of Agriculture & Technology
343 State University Uttarakhand Uttarakhand Sanskrit University
344 State University Uttarakhand Uttarakhand Technical University
345 State University Uttarakhand Uttarakhand Open University
346 State University Uttarakhand Doon University
347 State University Uttarakhand G.B.Pant University of Agriculture & Technology
348 State University Uttarakhand Kumaun University
349 State University Uttarakhand Veer Chandra Singh Garhwali Uttarakhand University of Horticulture & Forestry
350 State University Uttarakhand Hemwati Nandan Bahuguna Medical Education University
351 State University Uttarakhand Uttarakhand Ayurved University
352 State University Uttarakhand Sri Dev Suman Uttarakhand Vishwavidyalaya
353 State University West Bengal Kazi Nazrul University
354 State University West Bengal Cooch Behar Panchanan Barma University
355 State University West Bengal Diamond Harbour Women’s University
356 State University West Bengal Bankura University
357 State University West Bengal West Bengal University of Teachers, Training, Education Planning and Administration
358 State University West Bengal The Sanskrit College and University
359 State University West Bengal Jadavpur University
360 State University West Bengal Kalyani University
361 State University West Bengal Univesity of Gour Banga
362 State University West Bengal Bidhan Chandra Krishi Vishwavidyalaya
363 State University West Bengal Burdwan University
364 State University West Bengal Calcutta University
365 State University West Bengal Aliah University
366 State University West Bengal West Bengal State University
367 State University West Bengal West Bengal University of Technology
368 State University West Bengal West Bengal University of Animal and Fishery Sciences
369 State University West Bengal Vidya Sagar University
370 State University West Bengal Uttar Banga Krishi Vishwavidyalaya
371 State University West Bengal The West Bengal University of Health Sciences
372 State University West Bengal The West Bengal National University of Juridical Science
373 State University West Bengal The Bengal Engineering & Science University
374 State University West Bengal Presidency University
375 State University West Bengal Sidho-Kanho-Birsha University
376 State University West Bengal Rabindra Bharati University
377 State University West Bengal Netaji Shubhash Open University
378 State University West Bengal North Benagal University

List culled out from UGC Website

List of Central Universities as on 15.01.2016

http://www.ugc.ac.in/oldpdf/Consolidated%20list%20of%20Central%20Universities%20as%20on%2015.01.2016.pdf

List of State Universities  http://www.ugc.ac.in/print_stateuniversity.aspx

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LIBRARY AND INFORMATION SCIENCE (LIS) ASSOCIATIONS WORLDWIDE


 

LIS Associations Worldwide

  1. Antigua and Barbuda

Antigua and Barbuda Library association

  1. Argentina

Argentinian Library Association

  1. Austria

Austrian Association of Librarians

Austrian Library Association

  1. Australia

Australian and New Zealand Theological Library Association

Australian Library and Information Association

Australian School Library Association

Australian School Library Association (NSW)

Council of Australian University Librarians

Public Libraries Australia

  1. Bangladesh

Bangladesh Association of Librarians, Information Scientists and Documentalists (BALID)

Library Association of Bangladesh

  1. Barbados

Library Association of Barbados (LAB)

  1. Belarus

Belarusian Library Association

  1. Belgium

Belgian Association for Documentation

  1. Bermuda

Library Association of Bermuda (LAB)

  1. Brazil

Brazilian Federation of Librarians Associations, Information Scientists and Institutions

  1. Botswana

Botswana Library Association

  1. Brunei

Brunei Darussalam Library Association

  1. Bulgaria

Bulgarian Library Association

  1. Cambodia

Cambodian Librarians and Documentalists Association

  1. Columbia

District of Columbia Library Association

  1. Canada

Alberta Association of Academic Libraries

Alberta Association of Library Technicians (AALT)

Alberta Library Trustees’ Association

Association of Canadian Map Libraries and Archives

Association of Parliamentary Libraries in Canada

Association pour l’avancement des sciences et des techniques de la documentation

Association of Professional Librarians of New Brunswick

Bibliographical Society of Canada

British Columbia Library Association (BCLA)

British Columbia Library Trustees Association

British Columbia Teacher-Librarians’ Association (BCTLA)

Library Association of Alberta

Calgary Law Library Group (CLLG)

Canadian Association for Information Science (CAIS-ACSI)

Canadian Association for School Libraries

Canadian Association for the Study of Book Culture

Canadian Association of Law Libraries (CALL)

Canadian Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres (CAML)

Canadian Association of Professional Academic Librarians (CAPAL)

Canadian Association of Research Libraries / Association des bibliothèques de recherche du Canada

Canadian Association of Special Libraries and Information Services

Canadian Health Libraries Association

Canadian Library Association

Association professionnelle des techniciennes et techniciens en documentation du Québec (APTDQ)

Manitoba Association of Health Information Providers

Manitoba Libraries Association

Manitoba Association of Library Technicians (MALT)

Man­i­toba School Library Asso­ci­a­tion (MSLA)

Montreal Association of Law Libraries (MALL)

Newfoundland and Labrador Health Libraries Association

Saskatchewan School Library Association

Saskatchewan Library Association (SLA)

Southern Alberta Health Libraries Association

Southwestern Ontario Health Libraries Information Network (SOHLIN)

Toronto Association of Law Libraries

Toronto Health Libraries Association (THLA)

Vancouver Association of Law Libraries (VALL)

  1. Cayman Islands

Cayman Islands Information Professionals (CIIP)

  1. China

China Society for Library Science

Hong Kong Library Association China

Library Association of China

Library Association of the Republic of China

Macau Library and Information Management Association

Middle East Librarians Association

  1. Cyprus

Cyprus Association of Librarians – Information Scientists (CALIS)

  1. Czech Republic

Association of Libraries of Czech Universities

Association of Library and Information Professionals of the Czech Republic

  1. Denmark

Dutch Association of School Librarians (BMO)

Dutch Association of University Libraries, the Royal Library and the Library of the Royal Dutch Dutch National Association of Public Libraries

Danish Union of Librarians

The Danish Library Association (DLA)

  1. El Salvador

Librarian Association of El Salvador

  1. Estonia

Estonian Librarians Association

  1. Fiji

Fiji Library Association

  1. Finland

Finnish Library Association

Finnish Music Library Association

Finland’s Swedish Library Association

Finnish Research Library Association

The Finnish School Library Association

  1. France

Association of French Librarians

Association of European Research Libraries (LIBER, French: Ligue des Bibliothèques Européennes de Recherche)

Association of information and documentation professionals,(French)

  1. Georgia

Georgian Association of Information Specialists

Georgian Library Association

  1. Germany

Federation Union of German Library and Information Associations

German Library Association

The Association of German Librarians

  1. Ghana

Ghana Library Association

  1. Greek

Association of Greek Librarians & Information Scientists

  1. Guatemala

Asociación Bibliotecológica de Guatemala

Comité de Cooperación entre Bibliotecas Universitarias de Guatemala

  1. Hong Kong

Hong Kong Library Association

  1. Hungary

Association of Hungarian Librarians

  1. Iceland

Icelandic Library and Information Science Association

  1. India
  2. Name of Association: Academic Library Association of Goa (ALAG)

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Link to Membership Form: ALAG Membership Form

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URL: http://alaggoa.weebly.com/

  1. 2. Name of Association: Academy of Library Science and Documentation (ALSD)

Location: Hyderabad, Telangana

1st President:

Current President: Mr. Ravindra Chary A

Started on date: 1965

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Contact Info: Dr. Srikanth Reddy Gen. Secretary Email: alsdhyd65@gmail.com

Address : Hyderabad, Telangana

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Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://alsdhyd.blogspot.in/

  1. 3. Name of Association: All Bengal School Librarians Association (ABSLA)

Location: Kolkata, West Bengal

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 7 January 1990

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: http://www.absla.org/

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Mr. Subrata Das General Secretary(ABSLA), E-mail: subratadas@absla.org, ds_subrata.92@rediffmail.com  Mob: +91 9434229488

Address : Kolkata

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.absla.org/

  1. 4. Name of Association: All Karnataka Engineering College Library Professionals Association (AKELPA)

Location: Bangalore Karnataka

1st President: Sri N. Choudappa

Current President: Sri N. Choudappa

Started on date: 18th July 2009

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members: 250 Engineering College Librarians

Contact Info: Sri K. R. Mulla,  General Secretary, Email: krmulla@gmail.com

Address : Bangalore Karnataka

Presence on Social Media: Linkedin

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://krmulla.blogspot.in/2009/07/all-karnataka-engineering-college.html

  1. 5. Name of Association: Andhra Pradesh Library Association (APLA)

Location: Vijayawada Andhra Pradesh

1st President: Mocharla Ramachandra Rao

Current President: K. C. Kalkura

Started on date: 10th April 1914

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: APLA Membership Form

Number of Members: 552

Contact Info: Dr ravi Sarada, General Secretary, Mob: +918662472313, +919393477313. Email: apla1914@gmail.com

Address: Andhra Pradesh Library Association, H.No. 40-1-69, Sri Sarvottama Bhavanam, Patamata, Vijayawada – 520010

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:Granthalaya Sarvawamu

URL: http://apla.tecra.com/

  1. 6. Name of Association: Assam College Librarians’ Association (ACLA)

Location: Guwahati, Assam

1st President:

Current President: Prof. Narendra Lahkar

Started on date: 1973

Membership Fee: 500 and 300

Link to Membership Form: ACLA Membership Form, ACLA Membership Form, ACLA Membership Form

Number of Members: 188

Contact Info: Dr. Prasanta Kumar Deka, General Secretary, ACLA. Mob: +91 98640 40110 Email: dekapk@gmail.com,  aclaemail@gmail.com

Address : MNC Balika Mahavidyalaya, Nalbari, Assam PIN 781335.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: ACLA Annual Bulletin

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL:http://www.acla.co.in/

  1. 7. Name of Association: Assam Library Association (ALA)

Location: Chandmari, Guwahati, Assam

1st President:

Current President: Prof. Alaka Buragohain

Started on date: 1938

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: ALA Membership Form

Number of Members: 66

Contact Info: Email: info@ala.net.in, Ph: 09864120982.

Address : Assam Library Association, Library, Assam Engineering Institute, Chandmari, Guwahati – 781003, Assam.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.ala.net.in/

  1. 8. Name of Association: Assam University Library and Information Science Alumni Association

Location: Assam University, Silchar

1st President: Mr. Nilratan Bhattacharjee

Current President: Mr. Nilratan Bhattacharjee

Started on date: 12th August 2014

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: AULISAA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Chanda Paul, Secretary, AULISAA, Email: chandap62@gmail.com

Address : Department of Library and Information Science, Assam University,

Silchar – 788011, Assam, India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.aulisaa.in/

  1. 9. Name of Association: Bengal Library Association

Location: Kolkata, West Bengal

1st President: Rabindranath Tagore

Current President:

Started on date: 1925

Membership Fee: 800 Rupees Life Members

Link to Membership Form: BLACAL Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: (033) 65332102, Mob; +91 9432298746, Email: blacal.org@gmail.com

Address : Bengal Library Association P-134, C.I.T Scheme-52, Kolkata – 700014, West Bengal

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing: Granthagar

URL: http://www.blacal.org/

  1. 10. Name of Association: Bombay Science Librarian’s Association (BOSLA)

Location: Mumbai Maharashtra

1st President:

Current President: Dr. B. S. Kademani

Started on date: October 1970

Membership Fee: 1000  Rupees Life Membership

Link to Membership: BOSLA Membership Form

Number of Members: 415

Contact Info: Dr. R. Prabhakaran General Secretary, Ph: 022-22782585,

Email: praba@tifr.res.in

Address : Mumbai

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter: BOSLA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://bosla2013.wix.com/bosla

  1. 11. Name of Association: Central Government Library Association

Location: Dehradun UttaraKhand

1st President:

Current President: Dr. A. K. Sumanlndira

Started on date:

Membership Fee: CGLA Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: CGLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Shri Ram Niwaslndian General Secretary, Mob: 07669232577,

Ph: 0135-2771756, Email: ramnruhela@gmail.com

Address : Dehradun UttaraKhand

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://cgla.org.in/

  1. 12. Name of Association: Chhattisgarh Information and Library Association (CG-ILA)

Location: Korba, Chhattisgarh

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Mob: +918109316595

Address : Address : H,No. 23, Indira Nagar New Bus Stand, Pali, District- Korba, Chhattisgarh – 495220

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://chhattisgarhila.blogspot.in/

  1. 13. Name of Association: Delhi Library Association (DLA)

Location:  New Delhi

1st President: John P Sargent

Current President: Prof. C P Vashishth

Started on date: 10th March 1939

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: DLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: +91-011-25774507  Email: dla_39@yahoo.co.in

Address : Ranganathan Bhavan, ‘C’ Block, Community Centre, Naraina Vihar,

New Delhi – 110028 India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing: Library Herald

URL: http://www.dlaindia.in/

  1. 14. Name of Association: Goa College Librarian’s Association (GOACLA)

Location: Ponda, Goa

1st President:

Current President: Mrs. Nirmala Parab

Started on date: 9th July 2016

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: GOACLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Mrs. Manasi Rege Secretary, Email: manasi.rege@vvm.edu.in

Mob: +919763816278

Address : GVM’s Dr. Dada Vaidya College of Education Farmagudi, Ponda, Goa – 403401.

Presence on Social Media: WhatsApp, YouTube, Facebook

Link to Newsletter: GOACLA Newsletters

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.goacla.org/

  1. 15. Name of Association: Gujarat Granthalaya Seva Sangh (GGSS)

Location: Ahmedabad, Gujarat

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 1971

Membership Fee: 1000, 1500,

Link to Membership Form: GGSS Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph.No 27552121, Mob: +919824521248 Email: pcshah05@gmail.com

Address : 4-A, Laxminarayan Society, Near Shantinagar Society Usmanpura, Ashram Road Ahmedabad – 380013

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://gujgss.blogspot.in/

  1. 16. Name of Association: Gujarat Library Association

Location:  V V Nagar Ahmedabad Gujarat

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:1995

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: GLA Membership Form,  Google Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. U.A.Patel Librarian, SVIT, Vasad – 388306, Ta- Di- Anand, Gujarat,

Mob: +91-9879099334, Email: umesh181264@yahoo.co.in

Address :

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Facebook, Facebook, Facebook, Facebook, Facebook

Link to Newsletter: AVKASH

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: https://glavvn.wordpress.com/

  1. 17. Name of Association: Gujarat Library and Information Science Association

Location:

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://glisag.blogspot.in/p/work-for-glisa.html

  1. Name of Association: Haryana Library Association (HLA)

Location:

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 1966

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL:http://libharyana.tripod.com/

  1. 19. Name of Association: Himachal Pradesh Librarian’s Association

Location:

1st President:

Current President: S K Sood

Started on date: 1971

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members: 12

Contact Info: Mahesh Sood, Email: mahesh_sood@yahoo.com

Address :Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://himlib.webs.com/

  1. 20. Name of Association: Indian Association of Special Libraries and Information Centers (IASLIC)

Location: Kolkata West Bengal

1st President: Dr. S. L. Hora

Current President: Dr. Barun Mukherjee

Started on date: September 3rd 1955

Membership Fee: IASLIC Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: IASLIC Membership Form, IASLIC Membership Form

Number of Members: 2927

Contact Info: Ph: +913323629651, Email: iaslic@vsnl.net

Address : P-291, CIT Scheme No 6M, Kankurgachi, Kolkata – 700054 West Bengal, India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: IASLIC Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing: IASLIC Bulletin

URL: http://www.iaslic1955.org.in/

  1. 21. Name of Association:Indian Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science (IATLIS)

Location: Patiala Punjab

1st President: Dr. D. B. Krishna Rao

Current President: Prof. Jagtar Singh

Started on date: 1969

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: IATLIS Membership Form

Number of Members: 500

Contact Info: Email: iatlis.patiala@gmail.com

Address: C/o Department of Library and Information Science Punjab University,

Patiala – 147002

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing: IATLIS Journal of Library Education and Research (IJLER)

URL: https://sites.google.com/site/iatlishome/

  1. 22. Name of Association: Indian Library Association (ILA)

Location: New Delhi

1st President: Dr M O Thomas

Current President: Prof. Shabahat Husain

Started on date: 1933

Membership Fee: ILA Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: ILA Membership Form

Number of Members: 7000

Contact Info: Dr. Pardeep Rai,  General Secretary, Email: ila@ilaindia.net, ask@ilaindia.net, jila@ilaindia.net. Ph: +91-11-27651743, Mob: +919899359373

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: ILA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing: Journal of Indian Library Association

URL: http://www.ilaindia.net/

  1. 23. Name of Association: Indian Library Professionals Association

Location: New delhi

1st President:

Current President: Dr. M. Natarajan

Started on date: 2010

Membership Fee: 197

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Mr. Salek Chand General Secretary Email: info@lpaindia.in

Address : M25, First Floor 103, Lado Sarai Village, New Delhi – 110030

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: http://www.lpaindia.in/Publication.php

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.lpaindia.in/

  1. 24. Name of Association: Indian School Library Association (ISLA)

Location:

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: ISLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Madhu Bhargava Dean of Libraries-G.D. Goenka World School Director International Schools- IASL RSCAO-IFLA (UN) Committee member- IBAP-LIS School Ambassador- British Council Mob: +91 9953972199

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://isla.org.in/

  1. 25. Name of Association: Indian Theological Library Association (ITLA)

Location: Bangalore Karnataka

1st President:

Current President: Mr. Chacko Chacko

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: ITLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: +91+80+28465235/649 Extn: 225 (Off), Fax: 00+91+80+28465412

Email: itla_in@yahoo.com

Address : SAIACS Kothanur Post, Bangalore – 560077 India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.oocities.org/itla_in/home.html

  1. 26. Name of Association: Jammu and Kashmir Library Association

Location:

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 1966

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members: 702

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL:

  1. 27. Name of Association: Jharkhand Information & Library Association (JILA)

Location: Ranchi, Jharkhand

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 12th April 2007

Membership Fee: 500, 1500, 2000

Link to Membership Form: JILA Membership Form

Number of Members: 7925

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Twitter

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing: JILA Journal

URL: http://www.jilaranchi.org.in/

  1. 28. Name of Association: Karnataka State College Librarians Association (KSCLA)

Location: Bangalore Karnataka

1st President: Prof. T. S. Rubin

Current President: Dr. U. S. Vijayraj Kumar

Started on date: 1979

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership: KSCLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info:

Address : C/o. Central College, Bangalore – 560 001, Karnataka, India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.karcollegelibrarians.net/

  1. 29. Name of Association: Karnataka State Library Association (KALA)

Location: Bangalore, Karnataka

1st President:

Current President: Dr. P. Y. Rajendrakumar

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: KALA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. I. H. Jahagirdar General Secretary Email: jagirih@gmail.com

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://kalaonline.com/

  1. 30. Name of Association: Karnatak University Library and Information Science Association (KULISA)

Location: Dharwad, Karnataka

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: 0836-2215260

Address : Dept. of Library and Information Science, Karnatak University, Pavate Nagar, Dharwad – 580003

Presence on Social Media: Google+, Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL:

  1. 31. Name of Association: Kendriya Vidyalaya Librarians Network

Location: Kerala

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: S.L.Faisal (Group Administrator), Librarian, Kendriya Vidyalaya Pattom, Thiruvananthapuram – 695 004, Kerala, India, Mob: +919447699724

Address :

Presence on Social Media: Twitter

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://kvlibrarians.grou.ps/home

  1. 32. Name of Association: Kerala Library Association (KLA)

Location: Thiruvananthapuram Kerala

1st President: Prof. K.A. Issac

Current President: Dr. K.P. Vijayakumar

Started on date: 13-11-1972

Membership Fee: KLA Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: KLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Email: kla.org@gmail.com

Address : Room No. 36, II Floor, Kairalie Plaza Annexe, Karamana – Killippalam NH, Karamana P.O., Thiruvananthapuram – 695 002, Kerala, India.

Presence on Social Media: Twitter, Facebook, KLA Web Blog, Flickr

Link to Newsletter: KLA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.keralalibraryassociation.org/

  1. 33. Name of Association: Library and Information Science Professionals of Punjab (LISPP)

Location:

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://lispp.blogspot.com/

  1. 34. Name of Association: Library & Information Science Promotion Society India (LISPS)

Location: Kalpakkam Tamil Nadu

1st President:

Current President: Shri. Prabhat Kumar

Started on date: 8th August 2007

Membership Fee: LISPS Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: LISPS Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: +91 44 27480500 Extn. 84917 Email: lisps.india@gmail.com

Address : Door No. 5, Sadras East, DAE Township, Kalpakkam – 603102, Tamil Nadu, India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.lisps.org.in

  1. 35. Name of Association: Madras Library Association

Location: Chennai Tamil Nadu

1st President:

Current President: Dr. K. Nithyanandam

Started on date: 31st January 1928

Membership Fee: MALA Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: MALA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. K. Sangeetha Secretary, +919952031599, Email: sokasang@rediff.com

Address : Ground Floor, LLA Building, 737 Anna Salai, Chennai – 600002, Tamil Nadu, India. Email: madraslibraryassociation@gmail.com

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter: MALA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://mala.managedbiz.com/

  1. 36. Name of Association: Maharashtra University and College Librarians Association (MUCLA)

Location: Jalgaon, Maharashtra

1st President:

Current President: Dr.Mohan R.Kherde

Started on date: 1998

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: MUCLA Membership Form

Number of Members: 104

Contact Info: Mob: 09422279041 and Email; mucla2013@gmail.com

Address : “Runaubandha” 35 Shastri Nagar, Jalgaon, Maharashtra, India – 425002, Mumbai, India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://mucla.in/

  1. 37. Name of Association: Management Libraries Network (MANLIBNET)

Location: Ahmedabad Gujarat

1st President: Shri Ashok Jambhekar

Current President: Ms. Jyoti A Bhatt

Started on date: 1998

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: MANLIBNET Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. Akhtar Parvez General Secretary Mob: +917389906902

Email: akhtaronline@gmail.com

Address :

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Twitter

Link to Newsletter: MANLIBNET Review

Link to Journal Publishing: Journal of Library Management

URL: http://www.manlibnet.in/

  1. 38. Name of Association: Manipur Library Association

Location:

1st President:

Current President: Mr. N. Inaocha Singh

Started on date: 24th May 1987

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://manipurlibraryassociation.blogspot.in/

  1. 39. Name of Association: Medical Library Association of India

Location:

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. Raj Kumar Secretary Medical Library Association of India K-43, Kailash Colony, New Delhi – 110048

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: https://sites.google.com/site/mlaiannual/

  1. 40. Name of Association: Mysore Librarians and Information Scientists Association (MyLISA)

Location: Mysore, Karnataka

1st President:

Current President: Prof. M. Chandrashekara

Started on date: 26th May 2001

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: MyLISA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. N.S. Harinarayana, The Secretary, MyLISA. Secretariat, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Mysore, Manasagangothri, Mysore – 570 006 Ph: 0821 – 2419393, Mob: 9741533380 Email: mylisamysore@gmail.com

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: MyLISA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://mylisamysore.weebly.com/

  1. 41. Name of Association: Mysore Library Network (MYLIBNET)

Location: Mysore, Karnataka

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 1995

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info:

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://itt.nissat.tripod.com/itt0201/mylibnet.htm

  1. 42. Name of Association: Punjab Library Association (PLA)

Location: Patiala Punjab

1st President: Dr. A.C. Woolner

Current President: Dr. Iqbal Singh Brar

Started on date: 1916

Membership Fee: PLA Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: PLA Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Dr. Khushpreet Singh Brar General Secretary, Department of Library and Information Science Sri Guru Granth Sahib World University, Fatehgarh Sahib

Mob: +919815303000 Email: khushpreet.singh@gmail.com

Address :

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter: PLA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.punjabla.org/

  1. 43. Name of Association: Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation (RRRLF)

Location: Kolkata, West Bengal

1st President:

Current President: Shri Brij Kishore Sharma

Started on date: 1972

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: (033)2337-3463 & 64/2359-2583, Fax: 91(033)2337-3465,

Email: rrrlf-wb@nic.in

Address: Block-DD – 34 , Sector – I, Salt Lake City, Kolkata – 700 064, West Bengal, India.

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, Youtube, Flickr

Link to Newsletter: RRRLF Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://rrrlf.nic.in/

  1. 44. Name of Association: Society for Advancement of Library and Information Science (SALIS)

Location: Chennai Tamil Nadu

1st President: Dr.A.Hariharan

Current President: Dr.J.Dominic

Started on date: 6th April 2002

Membership Fee: SALIS Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: SALIS Membership Form

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: +91-44-22522448, 43836177. Mob: +919841601903.

Email: salis_info@yahoo.com

Address : 32 (GF), 2nd Main Road, Sabari Nagar Extension, Mugalivakkam

Chennai – 600 125, Tamilnadu, India.

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Twitter, SALIS Web Blog

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing: SALIS Journal of Library and Information Science, SALIS Journal of Information Management and Technology

URL: http://www.salis.in/

  1. 45. Name of Association: Society for Information Science (SIS)

Location: New Delhi

1st President:

Current President: Dr. Naresh Kumar

Started on date: 1976

Membership Fee: SIS Membership Fees

Link to Membership Form: SIS Membership Form

Number of Members: 108

Contact Info: N K Wadhwa, General Secretary  Sr. Principal Scientist CSIR-National Physical Laboratory Dr KS Krishnan Marg New Delhi – 110012

Email: nkwadhwa@gmail.com

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: SIS Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://www.sis.org.in/

  1. 46. Name of Association: Tamil Nadu Women Library Professional

Location: Chennai Tamil Nadu

1st President:

Current President: Dr. K.Sangeetha

Started on date:

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: TNWLP Membership Form

Number of Members:27

Contact Info: Dr.Sumuki Padmanabhan Secretary Librarian, Chevalier T Thomas Elizabeth College 16, St Mary’s Road, Maryland, Sembium, Perambur, Chennai – 600 011

Ph : 044 – 2537 0029.  Email: psumuki@gmail.com

Address :

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://tnwomenlibrarians.webs.com/

  1. 47. Name of Association: Telangana Library Association (TSLA)

Location: Hyderabad Telangana

1st President: Laxman  Rao  Nagubandi

Current President: Laxman  Rao  Nagubandi

Started on date: 12th August 2014

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Ph: +919246547599,  +919000658390.

Email: telanganalibraryassociation@rediffmail.com

Address : A-194, Ravindra Nagar, Habsiguda Hyderabad, Telangana

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL:

  1. Name of Association: Uttar Pradesh Library Association (UPLA)

Location: Lucknow University Lucknow Uttar Pradesh

1st President: Dr. Wali Mohammed

Current President:

Started on date: 1935

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members: 500, 700

Contact Info:

Address: Lucknow University,  Lucknow, Uttar Pradesh, India.

Presence on Social Media: Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing:

URL: http://tagorelibrary.tripod.com/upla.htm

  1. 49. Name of Association: Young Librarians Association (YLA)

Location: Bhopal Madhya Pradesh

1st President:

Current President:

Started on date: 2008

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form:

Number of Members:

Contact Info: Mob: +9198273 69345, Email: younglibass@gmail.com

Address : H. No. 86, Sami Manzil, Near Mosque, Haneef Colony, Berasia Road, Karond, Bhopal, Madhya Pradesh, India. – 462 038

Presence on Social Media: Facebook, Facebook

Link to Newsletter:

Link to Journal Publishing: Journal of the Young Librarians Association Annual Journal of YLA, Published since 2008.

URL:

  1. 50. Name of Association: West Bengal College Librarians’ Association (WBCLA)

Location: Kolkata, West Bengal

1st President:

Current President: Dr. Kabita Mukherjee

Started on date: 1962

Membership Fee:

Link to Membership Form: WBCLA Membership Form

Number of Members: 53

Contact Info: Dr. Avijit Chakrabarti General Secretary  Mob: +919831462016,

Email: wbcla1962@gmail.com

Address : 44, Gouri Bari Lane, Kolkata – 700 004, West Bengal, India.

Presence on Social Media:

Link to Newsletter: WBCLA Newsletter

Link to Journal Publishing: College Libraries

URL: http://www.wbcla.org.in/

Indian LIS Association not have web page

All India College Library Association(1966)

All India Public Library Association(1916)

All India Rural Library Association(1933)

Annamalai University Library and Information Science Alumni Association

Bihar Library Association(1936)

Chandigarh Librarians Association (CLA)

Gomantak Library Association(1961)

Government of India Library Association (GILA) (1933)

Indian Academic Libraries Association (IALA)(2007)

Madhya Bharat Library Association(1957)

Maharashtra Library Association(1921)

Mizoram Library Association(1987)

Meghalaya Library Association(1994)

Nagaland Library Association(1996)

Rajasthan Library Association(1962)

Samastha Kerala Pustakalaya Samiti(1931)

Tripura Library Association(1967)

Utkal Library Association(1944)

Uttarakhand Library Association(2000)

Other Indian Associations only in Social Media

All Bengal Library & Information Science Students Association- ABLISSA

Bihar Library Association(BLA)

DLISc Alumni Association, KU Kurukshetra

Gujarat State Academic Library Association(GSALA)

Haryana Library Association

Jharkhand Information & Library Association (JILA)

Kairali Association Public Library & Reading Room

Library Association of India(LAI)

Library Association of Nagaland(LAN)

Library and Information Science Association of Gujarat-  LISAG

Library Professionals of Tripura(LPT)

Madhya Pradesh Library Association (MPLA)

Odisha Library Association

Rajasthan Technical Library Association – RTLA

Ranganathan Library Association

School Librarian Association,Chhattisgarh

Telangana Library Professionals

Telangana Library Professionals Association(TLPA)

Telangana Media Library Association [TMLA]

  1. P. Library & Information Science Professionals Association (UPLISPA)

Uttarakhand Library Parsiksit association

Western UP Library Association

Youth Library Association of India

  1. Iran

Iranian Library and Information Science Association

Iranian Medical Library Association

The union of Iranian library and information science student associations (ADKA)

  1. Ireland

Library Association of Ireland

  1. Israel

Israeli Association of Librarians and Information Professionals

  1. Italy

Italian Library Association

  1. Jamaica

Association of Librarians in the Jamaica Library Service (ALJAS)

Library and Information Association of Jamaica (LIAJA)

Association of Caribbean University, Research and Institutional Libraries

Caribbean Association of Law Libraries (CARALL)

  1. Japan

Japan Association of Private University Libraries

Japan Library Association

Japan Medical Library Association

Japan School Library Association

Japan Special Libraries Association

  1. Jordan

Jordan Library & Information Association

  1. Kazakhstan

East-Kazakhstan Librarians’ Association Kazakhstan

  1. Kenya

Kenya Library Association – KLA

  1. Korea

Korean Library Association

  1. Latvia

Latvian Librarians Association

  1. Lebanon

Lebanese Library Association

  1. Libya

Libya Library Association

  1. Lithuania

Lithuanian Librarian’s Association

  1. Macau

Macao Library & Information Management Association

  1. Malaysia

Librarians Association of Malaysia

  1. Maldives

Maldives Library Association

  1. Malta

Malta Library and Information Association

  1. Mauritius

Library & Information Association Republic of Mauritius

Mauritius Library Association

  1. Mexico

Mexican Library Association

  1. Moldova

Asociaţia Bibliotecarilor din Republica Moldova (ABRM)

  1. Myanmar

Myanmar Library Association

  1. Namibia

Namibian Information Workers Association (NIWA)

  1. Nepal

Bhaktapur Library Association

Nepal Library Association

  1. Netherland

Netherlands Public Library Association

  1. New Zealand

Library and Information Association of New Zealand (LIANZA)

Pacific Islands Association of Libraries and Archives

School Library Association of New Zealand Aotearoa

School Library Association of South Australia (SLASA)

School Library Association of Victoria

NSW Public Libraries Association

  1. Nigeria

Nigerian Library Association (NLA)

  1. Norway

Norwegian Association of Special Libraries

Norwegian Library Association

Norwegian Union of Librarians

  1. Pakistan

Pakistan Library Association

Pakistan Library Automation Group (PakLAG)

Pakistan Library Club

Pakistan Librarians Welfare Organization

University of Peshawar Library & Information Science Alumni Association – Pakistan

  1. Palau

Palau Association of Libraries

  1. Philippines

Association of Special Libraries of the Philippines

Medical and Health Librarians Association of the Philippines

Philippine Association of Academic and Research Librarians

Philippine Association of School Librarians, Inc.

Philippine Librarians Association, Inc.

  1. Poland

Polish Librarians Association

  1. Puerto Rico

Asociación de Bibliotecarios Escolares de Puerto Rico

Sociedad de Bibliotecarios de Puerto Rico (SBPR)

  1. Russia

Russian Library Association

  1. Romania

Romanian Library Association

  1. Samoa

Library Association of Samoa

  1. Serbia

Serbia Library Association

  1. Singapore

Library Association of Singapore

  1. Slovakia

Slovak Library Association

  1. Slovenia

Slovenian Library Association

  1. Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka Library Association

  1. South Africa

Association for Health Information and Libraries in Africa (Ahila)

Library and Information Association of South Africa (LIASA)

  1. Swaziland

Swaziland Library and Information Association

  1. Sweden

Swedish Library Association

  1. Tanzania

Tanzania Library Association

  1. Thailand

Thai Library Association

Congress of Southeast Asian Librarians

  1. Trinidad and Tobago

Library Association of Trinidad and Tobago (LATT)

  1. Turkey

Turkish Librarians Association – Turkey

University and Research Librarians Association – Turkey

  1. Uganda

Uganda Library and Information Association (ULIA)

  1. Ukraine

Ukrainian Library Association

  1. United Arab Emirates

UAE Federation Library

  1. United Kingdom (UK)

Academy of Science

Art Libraries Association

Association of Special Libraries and Information Bureaux (ASLIB)

British and Irish Association of Law Librarians

Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals (CILIP)

Consortium of European Research Libraries

Consortium of Research Libraries (CURL)

Croatian Library Association

European Association for Health Information and Libraries (EAHIL)

European Association of Aquatic Sciences Libraries and Information Centres (Euraslic)

European Association of Libraries and Information Services on Addictions (ELISAD)

European Association of Sinological Librarians (EASL)

European Bureau of Library, Information and Documentation Associations (EBLIDA)

Private Libraries Association(UK)

School Library Association (UK)

  1. United States Of America (USA)

Academic Library Association of Ohio (ALAO)

Alabama Library Association (ALLA)

Alabama School Library Association(ASLA)

Alaska Library Association

American Library Association(ALA)

American Association of Law Libraries(AALL)

American Association of School Librarians(AASL)

American Indian Library Association

American Theological Library Association(ATLA)

Arkansas Library Association(ArLA)

Art Libraries Society of North America(ARLIS/NA)

Arizona Library Association (AzLA)

Asian/Pacific American Librarians Association

Association of Architecture School Librarians

Association of Caribbean University, Research and Institutional Libraries

Association of College and Research Libraries(ACRL)

Association of Jewish Libraries

Association of Research Libraries(ARL)

Atlantic Provinces Library Association (APLA)

Black Caucus of the American Library Association, Inc

Border Regional Library Association(BRLA)

Cache Valley Library Association (CVLA)

California Academic & Research Libraries (CARL)

California Library Association

Catholic Library Association

Chinese American Librarians Association

Church and Synagogue Library Association

Colorado Association of Libraries (CAL)

Colorado Library Consortium(CLiC)

Connecticut Library Association

Council of Atlantic University Libraries

Evangelical Church Library Association

Foothills Library Association

Florida Library Association

Georgia Library Association

Georgia Library Media Association

Hawaii Library Association

Idaho Library Association

Illinois Library Association

Illinois School Library Media Association

Indiana Black Librarians Network

Indiana Chapter of Special Libraries Association

Indiana Health Sciences Librarians Association

Indiana Library Federation

Iowa Library Association

Kansas Library Association

Kentucky Library Association

Kentucky Public Library Association

Kentucky Association of School Librarians

Library Information Technology Association(LITA)

Los Angeles Chapter of Association for Information Science & Technology

Louisiana Library Association

Lubbock Area Library Association

Maine Association of School Libraries

Maine Library Association

Major Orchestra Librarians’ Association

Maryland Association of School Librarians

Maryland Library Association

Massachusetts Library Association (MLA)

Medical Library Association (MLA)

Metrolina Library Association

Metropolitan New York Library Council

Michigan Library Association

Minnesota Library Association

Mississippi Library Association

Missouri Association of School Librarians (MASL)

Missouri Library Association

Montana Library Association

Mountain Plains Library Association

Nebraska Library Association

Nevada Library Association

New England Library Association

Newfoundland and Labrador Library Association (NLLA)

New Hampshire Library Association

New Hampshire Library Trustees Association

New Hampshire School Library Media Association (NHSLMA)

New Jersey Library Association (NJLA)

New Mexico Library Association (NMLA)

New York Library Association

North American Serials Interest Group(NASIG)

Northern California Chapter of the Art Libraries Society of North America

North Carolina Library Association (NCLA)

North Carolina Public Library Directors Association

North Carolina School Library Media Association

North Carolina Special Libraries Association

North Dakota Library Association

Ohio Educational Library Media Association

Ontario Library Association(OLA)

Ohio Library Council

Oklahoma Library Association

Oregon Library Association

Pacific Northwest Library Association

Patent and Trademark Depository Library Association

Pennsylvania Library Association (PaLA)

Pennsylvania School Librarians Association (PSLA)

Polish American Librarians Association(PALA)

Public Library Association

Quebec Library Association

Rhode Island Library Association

Society of California Archivists

Southeastern Library Association

South Carolina Library Association (SCLA)

South Dakota Library Association (SDLA)

Substance Abuse Librarians & Information Specialists(SALIS)

Tennessee Association of School Librarians

Tennessee Library Association

Tenn-Share- A Tennessee Library Consortium

Texas Library Association

Theatre Library Association

United States Agricultural Information Network

Urban Libraries Council

USA Toy Library Association

Utah Educational Library Media Association

Utah Library Association

Utah Educational Library Media Association

Vermont Library Association (VLA)

Virginia Library Association

Washington Library Association (WLA)

West Virginia Library Association (WVLA)

Western Association of Map Libraries

Wisconsin Library Association

Wyoming Library Association

  1. Uzbekistan

Uzbekistan Library Association

  1. Vanuatu

Vanuatu Library Association

  1. Vietnam

Vietnamese Library Association

  1. Zimbabwe

Zimbabwe Library Association ZIMLA

 

International LIS Associations

Association of Caribbean University, Research and Institutional Libraries (ACURIL)

Association of Christian Librarians

Commonwealth Library Association

Information for Social Change

International Association of Agricultural Information Specialists (IAALD)

International Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and Information Centres(IASMSLIC)

International Association of Law Libraries (IALL)

International Association of Music Libraries, Archives and Documentation Centres

International Association of School Librarianship

International Association of University Libraries

International Council on Archives

International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions (IFLA)

International Organization for Standardization

Librarians for Fairness

Masonic Library and Museum Association

Progressive Librarians Guild

Special Libraries Association (SLA)

European Association of Middle East Librarians (MELCom International)

International Association of Music Libraries Archives and Documentation Centres

This information was compiled by Mr Satish Naikar. Any additions or deletions can be posted to satish.naikar1432@gmail.com

 

IndiaLibraries Facebook Group for LIS Associations is https://www.facebook.com/groups/LISAssociations/

 

IndiaLibraries WhatsApp Group Rules


 

IndiaLibraries WhatsApp Group was started on 11 Aug 2014 and currently has 143/256 members as of today! There are 42 LIS related WhatsApp Groups in India but almost all of them allow general messages on their group which dilute it! There is lot of demand/requests for joining IndiaLibraries group as it allows only LIS information and has a strict ‘No General Messages’ policy. Due to the strict IndiaLibraries Policy/Rules on adding & retaining LIS professionals as members of its WhatsApp group there is continuous trimming of members.

To join one must read the rules in detail and confirm understanding it and following it strictly!

Hoping all members take the rules in right spirit as it was intended.

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# * LIS RELATED INFO ONLY ENCOURAGED*. Information, photos (1 or 2 only for info – many photos eats data), images or videos on Libraries/Librarians, LIS related Activities/Events, LIS related Products & Services, Software, Awards/Felicitations, Conference/Seminars/Workshops, Journals/Newsletters etc – which will update LIS professionals MOST WELCOME* Mandatory to provide one line description for every video posted – to help members decide if they would like to download & see it.

NOTE: WARNING – IF PERSON JUST POSTS LIS RELATED VIDEO – WITHOUT ONE LINE ENGLISH DESCRIPTION – WILL BE REMOVED IMMEDIATELY! GENERAL VIDEOS ARE UNACCEPTABLE ON IndiaLibraries group!

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# *Help us save your time & data by:*
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# *BEHAVE RESPONSIBLY & PROFESSIONALLY!*
# Do not introduce new topics and break discussion with new line of inquiry. Wait till current topic discussion exhausts.
# REQUEST at-least one member to respond if any query is posted.
#  *If you are re-posting information from other groups ….give credit. Its ethical.*

# *IndiaLibraries is having a STRICT POLICY – NO POSTS OR OPINIONS OR DISCUSSIONS – on CASTE, RACE, POLITICS, SEX, RELIGION – or Any SENSITIVE/CONTROVERSIAL topic – or Topic impacting National security!* Consider yourself *WARNED!* All of us have opinions on above topics – & IndiaLibraries respects that…. but submits this group is not a platform for you to air your views on above topics it is *Totally unacceptable!*
Example:
*MOST ACCEPTABLE* Information on/of/by/from President Mukherjee and Prime Minister of India Modiji *NOT ACCEPTED* is information on/of/by/from Modiji of BJP!
# *IndiaLibraries and it’s members are highly patriotic* – where unity, patriotism and nationalism is encouraged & celebrated! Kindly don’t make IndiaLibraries a platform to air your views either by posting positive or negative messages insulting India or Indians… Post facts with proof – don’t color the fact with your biased opinions….post positive messages about India & Indians if you have to post.

# *CHAIN MSG and FORWARDS STRICTLY NOT ACCEPTABLE * like below
# Don’t drink bottled/tetra-packaged drinks!
# Aids from vendor cutting any fruit!
# God of any religion blessings! This is personal not meant for public display!
# Get free recharge from Company/Govt./Political figure/Film Star! (Remember there are no free lunches! Everything has strings attached!)
# Promotional messages or advertising of any kind!
# Flash sale from any online company!
# Send this message to various groups and watch colour change or be surprised etc.
*You are educated & mature – How gullible can you be….. to believe all above & forward!*

# Don’t post or forward messages as below – as you may unwittingly be spreading spam & misinformation
# Military – Army donations (Indian military is very proud they will never request for monetary support as individual entity – President/Prime Minster have fund for donations to utilize correctly in calamities. Rest all are bogus!)
# Food donations by calling toll free/mobile!
# Toll/Mobile number for women traveling at night in taxi!
# Scholarship – monetary benefits from individuals/government/NGOs
# Medical operation/procedures, medicines free of cost!
# Blood donation requests/list of names with numbers!
# Child/person in photo got lost…share in groups to find her/him requests!
# IndiaLibraries understands the seriousness of above issues/requests…. sympathizes and empathizes…. but requests members not to use IndiaLibraries group for posting above information.

# Please check…verify information if current/latest before you post/repost:
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#2. Check website – call!email.
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#4. Provide original source/link if possible.
#5. It’s our duty as LIS professionals to authenticate and source our information.

# *You will be unsubscribed from IndiaLibraries group if you do not follow rules as per IndiaLibraries policy.*

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Institutions/Libraries on Social Media in India


Libraries on Social Media

There was a discussion initiated by Mr Arun on IndiaLibraries WhatsApp group on 16 Nov 2016 regarding various libraries in India using social media  for marketing purposes and responses of members are posted here

Libraries on Facebook
Vignana Bharathi Institute of Technology Library
Source: Mr Srinivasa Rao

TCS Library
Source Ms Kina

NIELIT Library Imphal  Arunachal Pradesh
Source: Dr G Stephen

Vikram Sarabhai Library Ahmedabad Gujarat
IIM Ahmedabad
Source: Mr Medi Vijay

Kirloskar Institute of Advanced Management Studies (KIAMS) Library Harihar Karnataka
Source: Mr S Prakash

MICA

IPR

PRL

ISRO

NID

PDPU

DA-IICT

CEPT

Source: Ms Geeta Gadhavi

 

Institutions on Social Media
Assam University, Silchar
WhatsApp
Facebook
Source: Apurba Majumdar

 

To include your libraries on social media on this page please email IndiaLibraries@gmail.com

QUESTIONNAIRE – LIS Related – WhatsApp Group Admin Feedback


LIS Related – WhatsApp Group Admin Feedback https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSe3VpFBhlwLNwN5ZwfkJERGeIRCLoBu3dShkOf4NJW9Vc-lug/viewform

IndiaLibraries requests all LIS WhatsApp Group admins to answer this questionnaire

 

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IndiaLibraries WhatsApp Rules


IndiaLibraries Policy/rules on adding & retaining LIS professionals as members of its WhatsApp group. Hoping all members take it in right spirit as it was intended.

# 1st & most important rule on IndiaLibraries WhatsApp group –  *LIS related information in English language only*  – as we have members from East/West/South India & Abroad who cannot understand Hindi/Hinglish (Hindi written in English) and Regional languages of India. Exceptions Are Made For Very Important & Relevant LIS Messages In Hindi/ Regional Languages Provided Accompanied By *Mandatory One Line English Description* By The Person Posting! NOTE: WARNING – IF PERSON JUST POSTS HINDI/REGIONAL LANGUAGE INFORMATION WITHOUT ENGLISH DESCRIPTION – WILL BE REMOVED IMMEDIATELY!

# * LIS RELATED INFO ONLY ENCOURAGED*. Information, photos (1 or 2 only for info – many photos eats data), images or videos on Libraries/Librarians, LIS related Activities/Events, LIS related Products & Services, Softwares, Awards/Felicitations, Conference/Seminars/Workshops, Journals/Newsletters etc – which will update LIS professionals MOST WELCOME* Mandatory to provide one line description for every video posted – to help members decide if they would like to download & see it.

# *ACCEPTABLE* Breaking News of National or International importance like earthquakes

# *MANDATORY* – Display your full name by going into Settings > Profile > Save your Full Name. Helps in addressing person while responding. Keep professional mode of addressing members and communicating. Add Sir/Madam/Ji/Garu etc.  Never use nicknames on professional groups.

 

# *Help us save your time & data by:* 
#1 *STRICTLY LIMIT Videos/images/photos to save data.*
#2 *STRICTLY NO GENERAL messages/ poetry (shayari)/images/ videos….”Good thought of day (‘Suvichar’)!*

# *BEHAVE RESPONSIBLY & PROFESSIONALLY!*

# Do not introduce new topics and break discussion with new line of inquiry. Wait till current topic discussion exhausts.

# REQUEST atleast one member to respond if any query is posted.

#  *If you are reposting information from other groups ….give credit. Its ethical.*

# *IndiaLibraries is having a STRICT POLICY – NO POSTS OR OPINIONS OR DISCUSSIONS – on CASTE, POLITICS, SEX, RELIGION – or Any SENSITIVE/CONTROVERSIAL topic – or Topic impacting National security!* Consider yourself *WARNED!* All of us have opinions on above topics – & IndiaLibraries respects that…. but submits this group is not a platform for you to air your views on above topics is *Totally unacceptable!*

Example:

*MOST ACCEPTABLE* Information on/of/by/from President Mukherjee and Prime Minister of India Modiji *NOT ACCEPTED* is information on/of/by/from Modiji of BJP!

# *IndiaLibraries and it’s members are highly patriotic* – where unity, patriotism and nationalism is encouraged & celebrated! Kindly don’t make IndiaLibraries a platform to air your views. Don’t post negative messages insulting India or Indians… post facts with proof – don’t color the fact with your biased opinions….post positive messages about India & Indians.

# *CHAIN MSG and FORWARDS STRICTLY NOT ACCEPTABLE * like below
# Don’t drink bottled/tetra-packaged drinks!
# Aids from vendor cutting any fruit!
# God of any religion blessings! This is personal not meant for public display!
# Get free recharge from Company/Govt./Political figure/Film Star! (Remember there are no free lunches! Everything has strings attached!)
# Promotional messages or advertising of any kind!
# Flash sale from any online company!
# Send this message to various groups and watch colour change or be surprised etc.

*You are educated & mature – How gullible can you be….. to believe all above & forward!*

# Don’t post or forward messages as below – as you may unwittingly be spreading spam & misinformation
# Military – Army donations (Indian military is very proud they will never request for monetary support as individual entity – President/Prime Minster have fund for donations to utilize correctly in calamities. Rest all are bogus!)
# Food donations by calling toll free/mobile!
# Toll/Mobile number for women traveling at night in taxi!
# Scholarship – monetary benefits from individuals/government/NGOs
# Medical operation/procedures, medicines free of cost!
# Blood donation requests/list of names with numbers!
# Child/person in photo got lost…share in groups to find her/him requests!
# IndiaLibraries understands the seriousness of above issues/requests…. sympathizes and empathizes…. but requests members not to use IndiaLibraries group for posting above information.

# Please check…verify information if current/latest before you post/repost:
#1. Google to get info – real or scam!
#2. Check website – call!email.
#3. Kindly call numbers mentioned in forwarded message – *check if working or current/old request* –  and authenticate before posting/forwarding it on any group (Remember: IndiaLibraries does not encourage any unrelated general posts).
#4. Provide original source/link if possible.
#5. It’s our duty as LIS professionals to authenticate and source our information.

# *You will be unsubscribed from IndiaLibraries group if you do not follow rules as per IndiaLibraries policy.*

# IndiaLibraries policy & Rules are posted to every person before joining –  and people are added to IndiaLibraries group as members only after they confirm to follow IndiaLibraries rules.

# IndiaLibraries believes that all its members are mature/learned/well-read/well informed via IndiaLibraries group and various print and electronic media so are coherent with IndiaLibraries policies/rules so it is assumed that professionals & fully responsible for what they post on IndiaLibraries group.
# IndiaLibraries members be informed that *admins cannot be held responsible for member opinions.*

# *All admins are volunteers who out of their goodwill are monitoring group. Kindly do not create problems for admins by posting controversial information*

# Be informed that as reported in newspapers legal/criminal proceedings can be initiated against those members who posts sensitive/controversial information/opinions – that generate arguments & disturb peace of group and raise hackles of public impacting national security! Such individuals will not be tolerated on IndiaLibraries group.

# QUALITY is more important than QUANTITY to IndiaLibraries.

# Request members to be proactive/reactive – to retain membership of IndiaLibraries WhatsApp group.

# SILENT MEMBERS will be unsubscribed as per admin discretion – to make space for active/proactive members –  who share information for development of profession & professionals. Since it’s obvious that one joins a group to connect, network & share rather than being a mute spectator.

# To be added back on IndiaLibraries group – WhatsApp/email us your request to re-join. Admins will add you back once you reconfirm following IndiaLibraries rules & provided space is available.

# Email to be added as IndiaLibraries Volunteer or IndiaLibraries Ambassador

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