Conference Main Theme: “Innovations in Libraries”
- Library Resources/Content:
Innovations in Content – Both Proprietary and Open Domain – Generation, Publishing, Packaging, Access/Sharing, Licensing, Rights, Content Use and Usage Standards, Applications and Impact
- Library & Information Services:
Innovations in LIS Services – OPAC, Circulation, Alerts, Personalization and Profiling of users and Organizations, Use and Application of Technology in Innovative Services – Artificial Intelligence (AI), Machine Learning (ML), Data visualization, Sharing/Collaborations, Reference Services, Referral Services, Use of Social Media in innovative services- YouTube, LinkedIn, Facebook, Twitter, Instagram, ResearchGate etc.,
- Library Users/Manpower/LIS Education:
Innovative Teaching Methods in LIS, Innovative ways of utilizing Libraries in Library education, MOOCs, eLearning and Technology in teaching and LIS education, Innovation in connecting and serving Library Users
- Technology & Innovations in Libraries:
Impact of Technology in the transformation of Libraries; Role of Technology in Innovations in Libraries; Innovative ways of applying Technology in Libraries and LIS education. Future Technologies and new and possible innovations in Libraries.
- Best practices in Public Libraries:
Public Libraries as Knowledge hubs, Community Information centres, Smart libraries for smart cities.