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Monday, September 14, 2015

2nd National Workshop on Open Source Integrated Library Management Software Koha 3 5-9 October 2015

Organized by
Library, Documentation and Information Science Division
Kolkata 700108

  • To introduce the Linux operating system to the participants.
  • To acquaint the participants with the installation of Koha on PC
  • To provide extensive hands-on-training to the participants so as to enable them to work independently
  • To equip the participants for managing Koha at institutions with large collections
Target Audience
The Workshop will be of immense benefit to LIS professionals working in any type of library. The number of participants is restricted to 20 and admission will be strictly on a first-come-first-served basis. Extensive practical sessions/hands-on-training, enriched with interactive sessions will be the hallmark of the Workshop.

Library, Documentation and Information Science Division, Indian Statistical Institute, 203 B.T. Road, Kolkata 700108

Workshop Faculty
The Workshop will be handled by person with extensive practical experience in Linux and Koha.

Registration Fee 
General Candidate: Rs. 1000.00 including VAT
Deputed Candidate: Rs. 2000.00 including VAT
The fee covers the cost of workshop kit, course materials, lunch and tea.

Mode of Payment
The fee should be paid in the form of Demand Draft or local Cheque drawn in favour of Indian Statistical Institute, and payable at Kolkata. 
Completed form and payment should reach Shri Ashis Kumar Pal, Workshop Coordinator by 28 September 2015Communication Address
Ashis Kumar Pal
Workshop Coordinator & Associate Scientist
Library, Documentation and Information Science Division
Indian Statistical Institute
203 B.T. Road
Kolkata 700108
Phone: 033-2575-2109
Details of Technical Session Technical Session-I: Installation of Ubuntu 14.04 
Technical Session-II: System Administration-I
Technical Session-III: Acquisition
Technical Session-IV: Overview of MARC21
Technical Session-V: Cataloguing
Technical Session-VI: Patron and Circulation
Technical Session-VII: Serials
Technical Session-VIII: OPAC and Cart & Lists
Technical Session-IX: Reports
Technical Session-X:Basic Customization of OPAC
Technical Session-XI: System Administration-II

1 comment:

  1. It is said that information is power,but why librarians who manage it are powerless.


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