Archive for September, 2016

How to be updated on various happenings around you?

September 27, 2016

There are various ways one can update oneself

*Reading Print and Electronic Media

*Surfing the Net

*Social Media exchange

*Apps on Mobile

*Attending Talks of Eminent Persons

 

There are various ways one can attend these talks which are promoted and extended by numerous organisations as listed below

Manthan Samvaad
http://www.manthansamvaad.com/
Manthan started in 2005 as apolitical and non-partisan, a voluntary initiative providing a forum to promoted public discourse that is vibrant, meaningful and intelligent aiming to engage citizens from all walks of life.

PechaKucha/Pecha Kucha
http://www.pechakucha.org/

Peecha Kucha in Japanese means chit-chat. It is a presentation style in which 20 slides are shown for 20 seconds each. It was devised in February 2003 by Astrid Klein and Mark Dytham.

 

TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design)
https://www.ted.com/talks
It is platform where eminent people are speakers where they present their ideas on wide range of topics
in innovative and engaging way often through story telling. Founded by Richard Saul Wurman and Harry Marks
in 1984.

 

Toastmasters
https://www.toastmasters.org/
Toastmasters International helps in public speaking and leadership development with more than 332,000
memberships from 135 countries.It was founded by Ralph C. Smedley on October 1924.

Open Access in Hindi Language

September 6, 2016

मुक्त अभिगम (Mukth Abhigam) means Open Access in Hindi Language


Open Access Online LIS Journals

Free Access "Library and Information Science" Journals

IASLIC

Indian Association of Special Libraries and Information Centres

Mark Carrigan

Digital Sociologist and Social Media Consultant

Debunking Denialism

Fighting pseudoscience and quackery with reason and evidence.

News Service

News, updates & developments from DOAJ

Librarian Design Share

inspiration for library creatives

Hazel Hall

Professor of Social Informatics, Edinburgh Napier University

bluesyemre

Verba volant scripta manent...Söz uçar yazı kalır...Information matters...Bilgi önemlidir...

LIKWSR

Library, Information & Knowledge Workers for Social Reforms

Married to Cook!

Married to Cook

R. David Lankes

Scholar | Speaker | Writer | Teacher | Advocate

IndiaLibraries

India, Libraries, Librarians etc

Hipmombrarian's Blog

Stories about parenting, children, books and technology.

LibrarianShipwreck

Libraries, Archives, Technology, Impending Doom

Let's go have some pancakes.

(these pancakes better be good).

digitalcollaboration

where digital librarians, archivists, museologists and computer scientists come together

The Research Whisperer

Just like the Thesis Whisperer - but with more money

librarycrystal

Saving the world, one book at a time.

Library Mom

"A well-stocked, well-staffed library is like a gardener who plants books, knowledge, and dreams, and grows readers, learners, and do-ers." - Laura Purdie Salas

Hiring Librarians

An inside look at library hiring