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ವಾಚನಾಭಿರುಚಿ ಅಧ್ಯಯನಗಳ ಸ್ವಾರಸ್ಯಕರ ಸಂಗತಿಗಳು

Sridhar, M. S. (2007)
Presents selected results of studies on reading habit and book culture in different countries around the world. Highlights the important findings with statistics drawn from the studies on reading habit from countries like USA, UK, Japan, India, Malaysia and Nigeria. Lists and analyses the reasons for decline in reading habit like onslaught of electronic media, illiteracy and poverty. Points out that despite the increase in leisure time, income and expenditure on other forms of entertainmen...

ಇ-ಪುಸ್ತಕ ಓದುಗರಿಗೆ ಸೌಲಭ್ಯ ಎಷ್ಟು?

Sridhar, M. S. (2005)
A search for details of Kannada books on Internet would leave you disappointed. Many foreign libraries have put efforts in providing details of Kannada books. But compared to number of books in other Indian languages on the net, the number of Kannada books are very less. Absence of a comprehensive catalogue and comprehensive collection of Kannada books makes this job never ending, which otherwise would have been completed in few months. Libdex is a single window interface for websites of abou...

ಗ್ರಂಥಾಲಯ ಪುಸ್ತಕ ದಾಸ್ತಾನು ಪರಿಶೋಧನೆ: ಒಂದು ವೃತ್ತಿಬಾಧೆ ಮತ್ತು ಗ್ರ್ರಂಥಾಧಿಕಾರಿಯ ದುಃಸ್ವಪ್ನ

Sridhar, M. S. (2002)
Explains the sensitive controversial stock verification as one of the occupational hazards and a postmortem, emphasises need for clarity of objectives and procedures regarding stock verification and responsibilities of loss, points out that the cost of stock verification often far exceed the benefits, highlights norms and procedures of stock verification for GOI institutions, discusses some advantages and various methods and procedures of physical verification, put forth precautionary measure...

ಕನ್ನಡ ಕೃತಿಗಳು ಡಿಜಿಟೈಸ್ ಆಗಲಿವೆ!

Sridhar, M. S. (2005)
The paper discusses the ambitious project of Department of Public Libraries of the Government of Karnataka to digitize one lakh Kannada books in one year as part of Million Books of Carnige Mellon University. It examines preparations of the department in terms of availability of comprehensive collection and catalogue of one lakh Kannada titles. It is suggested that if up-to-date metadata is available the same may be made available to everyone through its own OPAC or/ and through Worldcat of ...

Hudukaatavannu Nillisadirona

Rao, Balagangadhara (2012)

ಇ೦ಟರ್ನೆಟ್ನಲ್ಲೊ೦ದು ಕನ್ನಡ ಡಿಜಿಟಲ್ ಆಗರ

Sridhar, M. S. (2008)
Globally scientists have spearheaded an open archive movement to make their publicly funded research results available freely to everyone in the form of articles and also free them from the vested interest of greedy commercial publishers. More than 3000 free e-journals are published in the Internet for this purpose in addition to hundreds of open digital archives, wherein authors voluntarily upload their articles for wide dissemination. Regional languages have three options to consolidate the...

ಡಿಜಿಟಲ್ ಲೈಬ್ರರಿ ಲೇಖಕರಿಗೆ ರಾಯಧನ

Sridhar, M. S. (2006)
This article discusses royalty issues for building digital library in the wake of enthusiastic efforts of the Carnegie Melon University to digitize one lakh Kannada books. It throws light on various methods employed in deciding the royalty for e-books and the pros and cons of these methods. It also points out the type and quality of collection to be digitized by the Public Library Department of Government of Karnataka to make the digitization of Kannada books effective. The necessity of a co...

ವಿಕಿಪೀಡಿಯ Vs. ಬ್ರಿಟಾನಿಕ ವಿಶ್ವಕೋಶ : ವಿಜ್ಞಾನಿಗಳ ಒಂದು ವಿವಾದ

Sridhar, M. S. (2006)
Britannica encyclopedia is a prestigious name in the scholarly world. There was quite a commotion when Nature published a report comparing Britannica with Wikepedia - an online free encyclopedia. The report concluded that the number of faults/discrepencies in Britannica is slightly lower compared to Wikipedia. In response to this publication of Nature, Britannica waged a war on Nature. This article highlights the vast possibilities and hurdles for Wikipedia to grow into an authentic online r...

ಗ್ರಂಥಾಲಯಗಳಿಗೆ ಪುಸ್ತಕಗಳ ಆಯ್ಕೆ ಹೇಗಿರಬೇಕು? ಯಾರು ಮಾಡಬೇಕು?

Sridhar, M. S. (2008)
Quality of a library depends on it collection, which in turn depends on book selection process. Who should shoulder this highly responsible task of book selection in public libraries? Local book industry in Karnataka is abusing the bulk book purchase process of public libraries. Librarians are also not doing the important background preparatory work needed for proper book selection. Neither a collection development policy nor collection evaluation is in vogue. Users are the last to be conside...

ಇಂಟರ್‌ನೆಟ್‌ನಲ್ಲಿ ಕನ್ನಡ ವಿಕಿಪೀಡಿಯಾ

Sridhar, M. S. (2005)
The article introduces Wikipedia, as an online free encyclopedia on internet and motivates the interested writers to contribute for the development of Kannada Wikipedia. The article traces the genesis and development of free online Wikipedia, emphasizes the fast growth with the appropriate statistics explaining the functioning of Wikipedia. Pointing at Wikipedia’s presence in many other languages like Chinese, Japanese and even Indian regional languages, the author focuses on the development...