15May 2019

INNOVATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (ICT) IN LIBRARIES: A NEW DIMENSION IN LIBRARIANSHIP.

  • Asstt. Professor,Department of Library and Information Science, University of Karachi.
  • Asstt. Librarian, IBA Karachi.
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Technology has become an essential necessity of the postmodern era. Every activity we indulge in has become far easier than it was thousands of tears before. Whether wish it or not there is a kind of thrust that is pushing us towards the adoption of these innovations? day by day. In library?s environment its use was marked as milestone for data searching, access ,correspondence and transfer of information thus reformed the traditional library trends .The study endeavors to identify various components of ICT which are used or being used in libraries and information centers Now the challenge for all types of libraries is to develop new strategies involving new alliance and partner hip to support print/ digital resources. Successful strategies will almost certainly demand all organizational change together with effective application of new information communication technologies.


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[Naveed-e Sehar and Mahnoor Khan. (2019); INNOVATION AND DEVELOPMENT OF INFORMATION COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGY (ICT) IN LIBRARIES: A NEW DIMENSION IN LIBRARIANSHIP. Int. J. of Adv. Res. 7 (5). 29-35] (ISSN 2320-5407). www.journalijar.com


Dr. Naveed-e Sehar
Asstt. Professor, Department of library &information Science, University of Karachi.

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Article DOI: 10.21474/IJAR01/8980       DOI URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.21474/IJAR01/8980


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