About existence of libraries in modern times
THE HANS INDIA |
Aug 13,2017 , 10:25 PM IST
The vice-chancellor of Osmania University inaugurated the national seminar, ‘Transformation of academic libraries in technology era’ at the Sarojini Naidu Vanitha Pharmacy Maha Vidyalaya in the city recently.
Jointly organised by the college and the Telangana Library Association (TSLA), the event had hunderds of participants included dignitaries such as P Harinath Reddy,President,Osmania Graduates Assocation,Exhibtion Grounds and Dr Mayreddy Ravi Prakesh, Rural Library foundation, US Wing; Prof N Laxman Rao President, TSLA; Prof S Sudarshan Rao, Seminar Director, Dr B Ravi,Librarian, Rapporteur General, University of Hyderabad and Dr Ch Ravi Kumar, Librarian,GDC,Ramannapet.
Prof Ramachandram opined that internet is playing a vital role in dissemination of knowledge. He felt that rural areas are lacking in library facilities and hoped that the deliberations of the seminar may throw some light on how conventional libraries can be transformed in the technology era.