Print ISSN:-2582-1555

Online ISSN:-2456-9623


Current Issue

Year 2019

Volume: 4 , Issue: 2

Article Access statistics

Viewed: 664

Emailed: 0

PDF Downloaded: 451

IP Indian Journal of Library Science and Information Technology

ICT based best practices in library

Full Text PDF Share on Facebook Share on Twitter

Author Details : Rajanikant P. Patel*

Volume : 3, Issue : 2, Year : 2018

Article Page : 101-105

Suggest article by email


Information and communication technologies (ICTs) are a diverse set of technological tools and resources - used for creating, storing, managing and communicating information. For educational purposes, ICTs can be used to support teaching and learning as well as research activities including collaborative learning and inquiring. One of the main applications of the ICTs in higher education is teaching and learning based on these new technologies. The development of ICT has changed the traditional concepts of libraries, changed the nature of collections and the needs of users. The composition of ICT includes computers (Hardware and Software), Internet, Wireless technology, Radio Frequency Identification (RFID) and use of various library resources in ICT e.g. E-books, E-journal, Library network, Web OPACs, According to their needs user can access wide variety of information resources such as text, sound, image, Video etc. This paper includes traditional best practices, information technology based best practices like web page, institutional repositories, e-mail alerting services, extension services and general best practices also.

Keywords: ICT, Information technology, Internet, E-resources, Library.

Doi : 10.18231/2456-9623.2018.0022

How to cite : Patel R P, ICT based best practices in library. IP Indian J Libr Sci Inf Technol 2018;3(2):101-105

Copyright © 2018 by author(s) and IP Indian J Libr Sci Inf Technol. This is an Open Access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License (CC-BY-NC 4.0) (