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International Conference on Knowledge Organization, Library & Information Management: Revisiting Ranganathan

Date: October 23-25, 2017

Indian Institute of Technology Madras, Chennai, India

5 Laws of Library Science
Books are for use
Every reader, his book
Every book, its reader
Save the time of the reader
A library is a growing organism

Celebrating 125th Birth Anniversary of Dr. S. R. Ranganathan


Dr. B. Shadrach
Consultant, Indian Public Library Movement (IPLM)
Dr. Carolyn Watters
Provost and Vice President Academic Office, Dalhousie University
Dr. Joseph T. Tennis
Associate Professor and Associate Dean for Faculty Affairs, University of Washington
Dr. Kavi Mahesh
Great Lakes International University
Dr. Michel Shepherd
Professor and Former Dean, Dalhousie University
Dr. Sai Baba
Outstanding Scientist & Director, Resources Management Group Dean(Student Affairs) and Senior Professor, HBNI Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research
Dr. Shivaram Kalyanakrishnan
Assistant Professor, Indian Institute of Technology, Mumbai
Dr. Vanda Broughton
Professor, University College London
Mr. Aswin Kannan
Research Staff Member at IBM-Labs
Mr. Patrick Lambe
Partner Co-Founder and Principal Consultant, Straits Knowledge
The City
Chennai, India

Chennai, the capital city of Tamil Nadu, is located at the North east of the state. Apart from being a major district, this metropolis also serves as the gateway of South India. Chennai besides acting as the cultural and educational hub of South India has also been the cradle of several historic movements. Today it is a leading city in terms of trade and commerce.

Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM)

The conference will be held at the Indian Institute of Technology Madras (IITM), an institution of national importance and a centre of excellence for teaching, research and industrial consultancy, established in 1959 with technical assistance from the German Government under the first Indo-German agreement.

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