Webinar series of BLA is designed to equip LIS professionals with cutting-edge library technologies.

Dr. Bidyarthi DuttaSpearker: Dr. Bidyarthi Dutta

Assistant Professor, DLIS, Vidyasagar University, West Bengal, India

Date: 10th July, 2020 (Friday)
Time: 6.00 PM – 7.30 PM (IST)

(Includes: Session-1 Statistical Bibliography and Librametry; Sociology of Science and Classical Concepts of Bibliometrics; Theory of Derek de Solla Price; Fundamental Laws of Bradford, Lotka and Zipf; Eugene Garfield and Applied Bibliometrics; Concepts of Scientometrics, Informetrics and other Academic Metrics; Classical Indicators like Impact Factor, Half Life, etc.; Q&A. Session-2 Post-2k or Modern Indicators like H-Index, i10 Index, etc.; Concept of Webometrics; Concept of Alternative Metrics or Altmetrics; Q&A)

 Dr. Sushanta BanerjeeSpeaker: Dr. Sushanta Banerjee

University Librarian, West Bengal State University,  Barasat

Date: 5th July, 2020 (Sunday)

Time: 4.30 PM – 6.00 PM (IST)

Prof. Amitabha Chatterjee
Speaker: Prof. Amitabha Chatterjee
[Former Professor & Head, Department of Library & Information
Science, Jadavpur University, Kolkata]

Date: 4th July, 2020 (Saturday)
Time: 03.30 PM – 05.00 PM (IST)

Mr. Vinod Kumar Mishra
Speaker: Mr. Vinod Kumar Mishra
Assistant Librarian, National Institute of Technology, Rourkela, India

Date: 27th June, 2020 (Saturday)
Time: 04.30 PM – 06.00 PM (IST)

Demian KatzMr. Demian Katz
[Director of Library 
Technology of Falvey Memorial Library of
Vilanova University, US]

Prof. Parthasarathi MukhopadhyayProf. Parthasarathi Mukhopadhyay
[Professor, DLIS, University of Kalyani, West Bengal] 

Programme Coordinator: Mr. Vimal Kumar V. [Technical Assistant, Mahatma Gandhi University Library, Kerala]

Date: 19th June, 2020 (Friday)
Time: 6.00 PM – 7.00 PM (IST)

(Includes: Subtopics: VuFind – Features, Technology, Community, Roadmap; Open Source – A Personal Anecdote, Advantages/Disadvantages, Tools; Lessons Learned – Benefits & Opportunities, Challenges & Threats, Skills for the 21st Century Librarian; Q&A)
Prof. Parthasarathi Mukhopadhyay
Speaker: Prof. Parthasarathi Mukhopadhyay

DLIS, University of Kalyani, Kalyani, West Bengal, India.

Session 1 & 2 over successfully.

[Details of Session 3 will be notified in due time, keep follow us ] 

Technical Assistant,  Mahatma Gandhi University Library, Kerala
Date: 13th June, 2020 (Saturday)
Time: 11.30 AM – 12.30 PM (IST)

Subtopics: Traditional Book Publishing, Self-Publishing, Copyright, Copyleft,  Manuscript Preparation, Preparations for Publishing, Publishing Venues,  Marketing & Publicity