(Jointly organized by Banaras Hindu University, USAID, AIP and Cornell University)
Dr. Vivekanad Jain presented a paper on
Role of Cyber Library in Higher Education & Research.
Cyber library is a new concept of round the clock accessibility of online resources in network environment. It started recently in Banaras Hindu University with a dedicated cyber Hall equipped with more than 200 computers. It is expected that it enhanced the use of subscribed e-resources and online journals available through UGC-INFONET, INDEST and ERMED Consortia to BHU. It also improves teaching, learning and research productivity of the university.
It was inaugurated by Dr. Karan Singh, Hon’ble Chancellor of Banaras Hindu University on 3rd March 2013. It is excessively used by the students and researchers of BHU.