Library

I have 11 years working experience as Lecturer and Librarian in Various institutions , B.Ed College (Sree Narayana Training College, Okkal) & Sree Narayana T.T.I ,Rajagiri College of Social Sciences, Kalamassery And I am presently working as College Librarian (UGC) at The Cochin College.
ICT Enabled Curriculum in Library and Information Education in Kerala A Study at
National Seminar on Technology management in Libraries, organised by College of Horticulture, Kerala Agricultural University and Co-sponsored by Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment. (Awarded- The Best Paper Presented)
 
Awareness about Plagiarism in Post Graduate students: a Case Study of the Cochin College at National Seminar on Academic Plagiarism and Bibliographic Reference Management Software, organised by The College Library and the Department of Economics, St. Stephen’s College, Uzhavoor in collaboration with Kerala Library Association, Kottayam Region & Kerala College Librarians’ Association (KCLA)
 
Bridging the Information Gap: a Technological Approach Using Mobile Phone at National Seminar on Managing Innovation in New Generation Libraries, jointly organised by Kerala Library Association Ernakulam, and Rajagiri College of Social Sciences
 
Re Engineering the Library to Green Library: An Overview, at National Conference on Advancement in Library and Information Science & Technology: Challenges and Opportunities, organised by Central Library B.S. Addur Rahman University, Chennai and Society for the Advancement of Library and Information Science.
 
Paper Presented (International):
 
Emerging Trends in Library Service, at International Conference on Library space and Content Management for Networked Society, organised by DVK, Pontifical Athenaeum, Bangalore in association with LIVERPOOL HOPE UNIVERSITY U.K, Institute of Missiology GERMANY, Indian Library Association India, Centre for Civilisational Dialogue UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA and CHRIST UNIVERSITY Bangalore
Library Organization & Management
Organised by All Kerala Training College Teachers Association
 
Role of Open Source Software in Library
UGC Sponsored National Conference, organized by University Library, Cochin University of Science and Technology
 
Digital Content Copyright: Challenges to Libraries
Organised by Inter University Centre for IPR Studies in association with HRD Chair on IPR, Cochin University of Science, and Technology and Kerala Library Association, Ernakulam
 
Workshop on Developing Digital Library Using DSpace
Organised by Kerala University of Fisheries and Ocean Studies
 
Two day Training cum workshop on KOHA – Open Source management software
Jointly organised by Kerala Library Association Ernakulam and Rajagiri College of Social Sciences Kalamassery
 
National Seminar on Professional Motivation for Librarians
Organised by College of Horticulture, Kerala Agricultural University
 
Seminar on Changing trends in Reference Librarianship
Organised by KLA Trivandrum in collaboration with Kerala Common Pool Librarians
Association
 
UGC Sponsored National Workshop on Design and Development of Digital Libraries
using DSpace
Organised by the Library Marian College, Kuttikkanam
 
National workshop on Social responsibility and Professional Ethics in Librarianship
Organised by Rajagiri College of social sciences Kalamassery
 
National workshop on Design and Development of Automated Libraries Using
KOHA
Organised by Sacred Heart College, Thevera
 
National Level Workshop on E-Resource Management: Tools, Techniques, and Best
Practises
Organised by College of Engineering, Vadakara
 
National Seminar on Technology management in Libraries
Organised by College of Horticulture, Kerala Agricultural University and Co-sponsored by Kerala State Council for Science, Technology and Environment.
 
National Seminar on Academic Plagiarism and Bibliographic Reference
Management Software
Organized by The College Library and the Department of Economics, St. Stephen’s College, Uzhavoor in collaboration with Kerala Library Association, Kottayam Region & Kerala College Librarians’ Association
 
State Level Workshop on E-Resource Management
Jointly organised by Teacher Education College Librarians Forum and Mount Tabor Training College, Pathanapuram
 
National Seminar on Institutional Development Plan for Quality Improvement
Organised by IQAC- The Cochin College, Kochi
 
National Seminar on Managing Information Resources in Digital Environment
Organised by St. Aloysius College, Thrissur
 
National Conference of Researchers 2015- ‘Inquisitorem’
Organised by Post Graduate and Research Department of Commerce, The Cochin College, Kochi.
 
National Conference on Advancement in Library and Information Science &
Technology: Challenges and Opportunities
Organised by Central Library B.S. Addur Rahman University, Chennai and Society for the Advancement of Library and Information Science.
 
UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Riveting Opportunities in Emerging Sectors of
Indian Economy
Organised by Post Graduate and Research Department of Commerce, The Cochin College, Kochi
 
One Day Workshop on How to write effective research paper for conferences and
journals
Organised by Department of Economics, The Cochin College and Kerala Economic association
 
UGC Sponsored National Workshop on Management of E-Resources: Tools and
Techniques
Organised by College Library and Department of Malayalam, St. Michaels College Cherthala
 
UGC Sponsored National Seminar on Community Participation in Development
Initiatives: Contemporary Experiences and Challenges
Jointly organised by Department of Economics The Cochin College, and Kerala Economic association
 
UGC Sponsored National Workshop on Building and Design and Development of
Online Digital Libraries in Academic Libraries Using D-Space
Organised by St. Albert’s College Library with Expert Assistance from Kerala Library Association
 

Seminars Attended (International):

International seminar on Research Impact, Publishing and Profiling
 
Jointly organised by School of marine Sciences, Cochin University of Science, and Technology
 
International Conference on Library space and Content Management for Networked Society
 
Organised by DVK, Pontifical Athenaeum, Bangalore in association with LIVERPOOL HOPE UNIVERSITY U.K, Institute of Missiology GERMANY, ILA- Indian Library Association India, Centre for Civilisational Dialogue UNIVERSITY OF MALAYA and CHRIST UNIVERSITY Bangalore
 

Refresher Course Attended:

UGC Sponsored Refresher Course 
Conducted by UGC-Academic Staff College, University of Kerala
 

Orientation Programme Attended:

National Library and Information Services Infrastructure for Scholarly Content (NLIST)
Jointly organised by the University Library- Cochin University of Science and Technology,
UGC-INFLIBNET and Kerala Library Association
 
Orientation Programme for academic counsellors at IGNOU regional centre,Cochin.
 
UGC Sponsored  Orientation Course 
Conducted by UGC-Academic Staff College, University of Calicut.
 
 
Workshop Conducted:
 
UGC Sponsored National Workshop on Building and Designing of Digital Libraries using DSpace Open source Software
 
   The Cochin College Library, Kochi in Association with KLA Ernakulam Region
 
UGC Sponsored National Workshop on Research Reporting and managing Citing Reference Resources with Zotero
 
The Cochin College Library, Kochi in Association with KLA Ernakulam Region
 
CONSULTANCY
 
I was involved as consultant in setting-up of the new Academic Library, and later in the computerization of the Library at Kerala University of Fisheries & Ocean Studies (KUFOS).
 
I also provide support and advice in the automation of the new Library with KOHA -library automation software and, Digital library named ‘MEENAM’ using D-Space.
 
Position held in College:
 
Member IQAC committee
 
Member College Council
 
Member Planning Board
 
Member, Library Committe
 
Co-ordinator.Library club “Aksharam”
 
Membership / Other Position held
 
Subject Expert- Interview board, Kerala Public Service Commission
 
Member, Expert Inspection committee (Mahatma Gandhi University)
 
State joint secretary and Life Member Kerala College Librarian’s Association
 
Life member Kerala Library Association
 
Counsellor IGNOU
 
Other Activities:
 
Project Guide-- IGNOU MlIS Programe
 
Provide internship training for BLISc Course students
 
Conduct talks by eminent personalities,
 
Conducing literary competition, quiz programs, book exhibition etc...