NACLIN 2014 at Pondicherry from December 9-11, 2014

saravanan saravanan.g at IFPINDIA.ORG
Fri Oct 10 07:30:13 EDT 2014







Dear all,
*                                   NACLIN 2014*
*/*17th National Convention on Knowledge,
Libraryand Information Networking

Jointly Organised by

DELNET, New Delhi


French Institute of Pondicherry, Pondicherry

December 9 - 11, 2014


Venue : Hotel Anandha Inn Convention Centre 
*/*Theme :*/*

*From Building Collections to Making Connections :
Transforming Libraries in the Knowledge Era*

*Inauguration by *

*Hon'ble Dr. A. P. J. Abdul Kalam, Former President of India

NACLIN 2014 brochure can be downloaded from*
*17th National Convention on Knowledge, Library and Information Networking*

The National Convention on Knowledge, Library and InformationNetworking 
(NACLIN 2014) will be devoted to discussing how the paradigm change can 
take place in libraries and information centres and how the focus can 
shift from collection building to establishing connections and 
collaborations in the knowledge domain.

The national convention is scheduled for three days. The first day is 
entirely devoted to conducting tutorials on the following topic :

*Managing Libraries through Open Source Software packages :
Collections to Connections

The next two days will focus on the theme of the National Convention 
i.e. **From Building Collections to Making Connections : Transforming 
Libraries in the Knowledge Era.

The themes is divided into several sub-themes (For more details visit

*IDigital Technologies*
*IIManaging of E-Resources*
*IIINetworking, Social Media and the Libraries*
*IVInnovative LibraryServices
*VReading Habits and Library Users
*VICopyright and IPR*
*VIILIS - From Teaching to Technology
*VIIITransform Libraries :  Be the Change *
*Submission of Papers*
Original papers on the above themes or related themes are invited from 
professionals. The papers should be based on research surveys, case 
studies or action plans. Surveys on Internet use/E-Journals Usage in 
libraries will not be accepted. Papers should not normally exceed 5,000 
words or 16 double-spaced pages, besides tables, diagrams, etc. Also, 
each paper should contain an abstract, upto tenkeywords, body of the 
paper, conclusion and references. The abstract should state in about 150 
words the sum and substance of the paper. The conclusion should include 
therecommendations made in the paper. The key wordswhich describe the 
main issues discussed should be given in alphabetical order. The paper 
should also contain the author's name, designation, organisation, 
address, telephone, fax, and E-mail address. All referencesshould be 
presented according to the Chicago Manual of Style 

Every paper has to be accompanied by copyright declaration form 
according to the format available at conference website

At least one of the authors listed in the paper must register for NACLIN 
2014 within one week after the paper has been accepted for presentation 
in NACLIN 2014.

The completed paper may be sent electronically to hkkaul at

Also a hard copy of the same along with the copyright declaration be 
sent to
Dr. H. K. Kaul,
JNU Campus,
Nelson Mandela Road,
Vasant Kunj, New Delhi 110 070.
E-mail: hkkaul at
Last date for submission of papers: November 1, 2014.

*Who Should Attend?*
Librarians, Professional Library Staff and other Library and Information 
Science Professionals, Knowledge Seekers, Leaders in Knowledge Industry, 
Government Officials, Content Management Experts, Information Management 
Experts, Professional Staff of IT Companies, Industrialists, Technology 
Managers, Knowledge Officers, Media Experts, Knowledge Centre Managers 
and Knowledge Managers.
*How to ReachPondicherry*
By Air : The nearest airport is Chennai.

By Rail : Pondicherry can be reached by rail up to Chennai and then by a 
drive of about 160 Km. Many trains also pass through Villupuram 
junction, which is about 35 km by road from Pondicherry.

By Road: Pondicherry is well-connected by road with all major cities in 
South India. From Chennai buses depart from Koyanbedu bus Terminus and 
it takes 3-4 hours to reach Pondicherry.

The accommodation can be arranged in the guest houses/budget hotelsby 
the Organising Secretariat. The charges are Rs750 per dayper person (on 
double occupancy basis) provided that the payment from the delegate is 
received by November 15, 2014.

Hotels: Many hotels are available in Pondicherry.Hotels List is 
available at
*Participation Fee*
DELNET MembersRs 2,500
Professionals from Pondicherry
including membersRs 2,000
LIS StudentsRs 2,500
Non-Members from outside
Pondicherry including SAARC
CountriesRs 3,500
NON-SAARC Countries
MembersUS$ 150
Non-MembersUS$ 250

Accompanying Person (non-LIS professional, family member):Rs 1000 per 
person per day for attending the Convention. Accommodation charges will 
be extra.

*Addresses for Communication*
For Local Organisational Support/accommodation, bookings for 
exhibitions, etc., please contact:

*Ms. Anurupa Naik*
Chief Librarian, FIP, Pondicherry &
Organising Secretary,NACLIN 2014
French Institute of Pondicherry
11, Saint Louis Street, P. B. No. 33
Pondicherry - 605001, India
Mobile: 07598169564
E-mail:anurupa.n at ifpindia.prg

*Payments for Registration / Accommodation :

All payments for Registration and Accommodation should be sent by demand 
draft/multi-city cheque to the following DELNET address. Demand 
Draft/Multi-City Cheque should be made in favour of DELNET and payable 
at New Delhi.Kindly write to us for electronic bank transfer details.
*Dr. Sangeeta Kaul*
Network Manager,DELNET &
Co-Organising Secretary,NACLIN 2014
JNU Campus,Nelson Mandela Road
Vasant Kunj,New Delhi-110070, India
Tel.:91-11-26742222, 26741266
Fax: 91-11-26741122
E-mail:sangskaul2003 at, sangs at
*Submission of Papers*
*Dr. H K. Kaul*
DELNET-Developing Library Network
JNU Campus, Nelson Mandela Road
Vasant Kunj, New Delhi-110070, India
Tel.: 91-11-26741111
Mobile: 91-9891016667
E-mail:hkkaul at, director at

*Dates to Remember*
Last Date for Registration: December 9, 2014
(On-the-spot registration is also available)

Last Date for Submission of Papers: November 1, 2014.

Visit for NACLIN 2014 more updates

With regards,
G. Saravanan
French Institute of Pondicherry


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