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About Nirmal Kumar Swain 


Nirmal Kumar Swain is having applause of education from a series of varsities including three central universities. A doctorate in library and information science, Dr Swain is having more than a decade long teaching experience in a women’s university. His edited and authored publications include, Excellence in information science and technology (ISBN 81-87248-22-X), Readings in library and information science (ISBN: 81-87248-23-8), Developing library and information resources and services in the internet era ... (ISBN 81-85216-42-8), Main kyon padhu (Hindi) (ISBN 978-81-909973-0-0), IPRs and contemporary issues: Contex(ting) Information Intermediaries (ISBN 81-87326-84-8), Benchmarks in ICT applications in LIS practices (ISBN: 978-81-7233-744-5),  Paradigm shift in technological advancement in librarianship ( ISBN 978-81-7233-745-2), Librarian to Cybrarian: A Transformational Approach to Librarianship (ISBN 978-81-909973-2-4), Internet Resources in Learning Environment (ISBN-978-93-81005-39-2) , Learning in Web-based Environment (ISBN-978-93-81005-32-3), Cutting Edge Technologies and Academic Librarianship (ISBN-978-81-7000-713-5) and  An Introduction to Theory of Cataloguing (forthcoming) , Chandos, Oxford.

 

Recipient of 1st prize in essay contest conducted by UNO State Committee, Meghalaya State, 1995; All India Indo-Kuwait Essay Competition Prize, 1995-96, conducted by Embassy of Kuwait, New Delhi; 3rd Prize in I.C.P.R. (under 25), Essay Contest-cum-Young Scholars Meet, 1995, Lucknow, VC’s scholarship for meritorious students at NEHU , a prize in essay contest conducted by Forum of Free Enterprise, Mumbai, 1996 and a Gold Medal Certificate for the AVANTIKA Essay Contest, 2007 was also the Regional Secretary, IATLIS, 2003-2005 and 2006-2008.

 

  

 

Curriculum Vitae  

 

Nirmal Kumar Swain 

Assistant Professor 

Deptt of Library Science, Vani Mandir,Banasthali University 

Rajasthan-304022 (India)

                                                      

Ph: 01438-228687 (R)

M: 09414543231

E-Mail: nirmal_swain@yahoo.com

 

                       

Dr. Nirmal Kumar Swain  

 

                       

Dr. Nirmal Kumar Swain  

Curriculum Vitae / Dec 30, 2012 (20 Pages)


Nirmal Kumar Swain

Assistant Professor

Deptt of Library Science

Vani Mandir Building

Banasthali University 

Rajasthan-304022 (India)

                                           

Ph: 01438-228687 (R)

M: 09414543231, 09929757898

E-Mail: nirmal_swain@yahoo.com

 

        

Name: Nirmal Kumar Swain

Father's Name: Gourang Charan Swain

Date of Birth: April 12, 1971.

Marital Status: Married (8 years single girl child)

 

Nationality: Indian

 

Address for Correspondence

 

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Education/Professional  

Year

Degree

University

Division

%

      Subject

2011 

 

PhD ***  

   Sagar             Awarded       -       Lib & Inf. Sc.    

 

 

2000

M. Phil**

   Delhi

I

68

   Lib & Inf. Sc.

1995

*M. L. I. Sc.

    NEHU

I

61

   Lib & Inf. Sc.  

 

Education/General

1993

M.A.

    NEHU

I

61

   Philosophy

1990

B .A.

    Utkal

II

50

   Philosophy

* M L I Sc is 2 years (4 semesters) integrated course 

 

** Title:  Intellectual Property Rights in India: Status and Trends for future Developments.  Guide:   Prof P B Mangla        

 

*** Title: An Ontological Inquiry of Cyberspace and Intellectual Property Laws with Specific Reference to India Guide: Prof. K C Sahoo, Deptt. of Lib and Inf. Science Dr. H S Gaur Sagar University, Sagar (M P)

 

 

EXPERIENCE

 

 

Present /Teaching

Assistant Professor, Dept of Library & Science, Banasthali University, Rajasthan – 304 022. (UGC Grade 8000-275-13500) since August 21, 1997. Now in Pay Band 3 (15600 – 39100)  

 

Guest Faculty    

Deptt of Textile Design, Banasthali University, Rajasthan

To teach “communication skill and presentation skill ” ,

(M A IV Semester)  

 

2007-2008,   communication skill and presentation skill

2008-2009,   communication skill and presentation skill

2009-2010,   communication skill and presentation skill

2012 – till present  

 

 

 

Administrative

Librarian, Devahuti-Damodar Library of Indian Civilization, S-527, G.K.-II, New Delhi - 110048. (1st January, 1996 - 31st August, 1996)

 

Consultant

Library consultant at central Library, Banasthali University, Raj

(July 1997 – May 1999    

 

                                        

NET Qualified

UGC/NET/Lec/Dec/1995/Lib & Inf. Sc. Roll No.    H686075.

 

UGC/NET/Lec/Dec/1996/Lib & Inf. Sc. Roll No.  M247922.

 

Awards/Honours

 

 

 

[8]  

"Gold Medal Certificate." Avantika Essay Competition 2007 for Commendable performance in Avantika Talent Search Essay Competition. Avantika is group of Contemporary Artists and Intellectuals, Delhi, 2007. 

 

[7]

"Best Paper Award. Why Do Librarians Care    about Intellectual   Property Law? Presented at the National Seminar on “Challenges of   Information Technology Before     Libraries” Organized by All India Public Library Association, Rajasthan Chapter, hosted by Govt. Divisional Library, Ajmer, Held at Ajmer, October 26-6, 2004.

 

[6]

"Consolation Prize" 39th All-India Essay Competition for College Students Conducted by Forum of Free Enterprise, Mumbai, 1996.

 

[5]  

"3rd Prize." I.C.P.R. Essay Contest-cum-Young Scholars’ Meet, Lucknow, 1995.

 

[4]  

"Consolation Prize.” ”All India Indo-Kuwait Essay Contest 1995-96, conducted by Embassy of Kuwait, New Delhi.1995.

 

[3]  

" V. C's Scholarship. "” from V. C's. Students Aid Fund for Poor   Meritorious Students, NEHU, Shillong. 1995.

 

[2]

“V. C's Scholarship."  from V. C's. Students Aid Fund for Poor   Meritorious Students, NEHU, Shillong. 1994.

 

[1]

"1st Prize Essay Contest.  “Can We Live Together: All-State Essay Contest:” Conducted by UNO Youth Committee, Meghalaya State, Shillong, 1993.

 

 

Course

 /Fellowships

 

[3]

Associate-Fellowship. Indian Institute of Advance Studies, IIAS, Shimla, (Project: Plagiarism & Academic writings), June 1-30, 2012.   ( 30 days)    

 

[2]

ICSSR Study Grants for Doctoral Research, 2009

 

[1]  

Orientation Course, Academic Staff College, University of Rajasthan, July 1-27, 2002. (28 days)

 

 

Conference/Seminar Presentations

 

 

 

[16]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. "Academic Writings and Plagiarism”, at IIAS, Shimla as an Associate, June 1-30, 2012.     

 

[15]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. "Concepts and Controversies in Regulating Cyberspace “Emerging technologies and Changing Dimensions of Libraries and Information Services: ETTLIS 2010, Japee University of Information Technology, Wakhanaghat, 3 - 5 June 2010.

 

[14]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “Library 2.0: An Overview.” Developing Library and Information Resources and Services in the Internet Era: Proceedings of 53rd All India Library Conference of Indian Library Association, Hyderabad, 13-16 December 2007.

 

[13]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. "Digital Libraries: A Frontier for LIS Education.” Equity of LIS Education in IT-Based Pedagogical Environment of the Knowledge Society: Proceedings of XXIV IATLIS National Conference, Dharwad, 19 - 21 November 2007.

 

[12]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar and K C Panda. “Teaching IPRs for Information Literacy Awareness.” Equity of LIS Education in IT-Based Pedagogical Environment of the Knowledge Society: Proceedings of XXIV IATLIS National Conference, Dharwad, 19-21 November 2007.  

 

[11]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar and Tamishra Swain. “Feminism and transformational Leadership.” Women in Management and Development: National Seminar, organized by WISDOM, Banasthali Vidyapith, February 11-12, 2006.  

 

[10]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar " Teaching Copyright Basics an Elective in Library and Information Science Curricula: A Proposal." Quality Education on Library and Information Science: XXII IATLIS National Seminar, Bishop Herber College, Trichy (Tamil Nadu), November. 24-26, 2005.

 

[8]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar " Digitization and its Implications on Library Activities" Brain Storming Session on Public Library, organized by Govt. Divisional Public Library, Ajmer, November 17-18, 2005.

 

[7]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar “Why Do Librarians Care about Intellectual   Property Laws? National Seminar on “Challenges of   Information Technology Before Libraries” Organised by All India Public Library    Association, Rajasthan Chapter, hosted by Govt.    Divisional Library, Ajmer, October 26-28, 2004.

 

[6]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar and Tamishra Swain. “English Grammar: Teaching in Context Overcoming Lingua Franca Impediments.” Diversification: An Emerging Demand on Teacher Education: National Seminar, organized by Faculty of education, Banasthali Vidyapith, February 8-9, 2003.

 

[4]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. ‘‘Nyaya School of Thought and the Modern Logic.’’ All India Sanskrit Conference organized by Department of Sanskrit, Banasthali Vidyapith, September 15-17, 2000.

 

[3]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar "Ranking the Universities of India: An Empty Vessel Sounds Much." Impact of Media on Psychological Process and Behavioural Changes: 6th National Conference of Psycho-Linguistic Association of India organized by Faculty of Home Science, Banasthali Vidyapith, December 29-30, 2000.

 

[2]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar "Librarian-Teacher Partnership: Towards Academic Excellence  " Library Services in 21st Century: 11th Annual Seminar of Rajasthan Library Association (RLA), Ajmer. March 11-12, 2000.

 

[1]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar “Social Responsibility of the Intellectual.” Essay Competition – Cum – Young Scholars’’  Meet (Under 25), Organised by Indian Council of Philosophical Research (ICPR), New Delhi held at Academic Centre, Lucknow, March 22-23,1995.

 

 

Conference / Workshop Attended

 

 

[8]

Seminar on Use of Quantitative Techniques in social science research organized by Deptt of Commerce , M D University, Rohtak, March 27 – 28, 2010.   

  

[7]

1st Biannual Conference in Library and Information Science on Effective Use of e-Resources in Libraries”, Organized by Jayoti Vidyapeeth Women’s University with JALIS, Jaipur, November 1, 2009.  

 

[6]

International Seminar on “Libraries at the Crossroads”, Organised by Special Libraries Association-Asian Chapter and Hosted by SMS Medical College Libraries and Institute of Health Management Research on Oct 9, 2009.

 

[5]

Jubilee Conference on Women’s Education on "Vision and Mission of Women’s Universities in a global society" organized by Banasthali University. Banasthali, November 11-13, 2008.

 

[4]

Workshop on "Impact of Intellectual Property Rights on Indian Industry" organized by WISDOM, Banasthali Vidyapith, March 20-21, 2004.

 

[3]

Workshop on "Patent Awareness" organized by Banasthali Vidyapith, Banasthali on 27th July 2001.

 

[2]

45th All India Library Conference at C.C.S. Haryana Agriculture University, Hisar, Dec. 23-26, 1999.

 

[1]

NACLIN’ 98: National Annual Convention on Library and Information Network organised by DELNET, New Delhi, November 15-18, 1998.  

 

 

 

 

 

Publications

 

Books in Print

 

[11]

Cutting Edge Technologies and Academic Librarianship / Edited by Anna Kaushik and N. K. Swain, New Delhi: Ess Ess Publications, 2014. ISBN-978-81-7000-713-5. Pp.387.    

 

[10]

Learning in Web-based Environment / Edited by N. K. Swain and Anita Jain, Jaipur: Raj Publishing House, 2012. ISBN-978-93-81005-32-3. Pp.277.    

 

[9]

Internet Resources in Learning Environment /Edited by Anita Jain and   Nirmal Kumar Swain. Jaipur: Raj Publishing House, 2012. ISBN-978-93-81005-39-2. Pp. 272 

 

[8]

Benchmarks in ICT Applications in LIS Practices / edited by M. S. Rana, D. C. Ojha and N. K. Swain. Jodhpur: Scientific, 2011. ISBN: 978-81-7233-744-5. Pp. 407.     

 

[7]

Paradigm Shift in Technological Advancement in Librarianship/ edited by N. K. Swain, D. C. Ojha and M S Rana. Jodhpur: Scientific, 2011. ISBN: 978-81-7233-745-2. Pp.507.    

 

[6]

Librarian to Cybrarian: A Transformational Approach to Librarianship/ edited by Nirmal Kumar Swain and Satish Malik. Bhubaneswar:  Open Page India, 2011. ISBN: 978-81-909973-2-4. Pp.279

 

[5]

IPRs and Contemporary Issues: Contexting Information Intermediaries/ Nirmal Kumar Swain, Raj Publishing House, Jaipur, 2010. ISBN: 81-87326-84-8. Pp.  278

 

[4]

Main Kyon Padhu (Hindi)/ edited by Adya & Nirmal Kumar Swain, Open Page India,  Bhubaneswar, 2010. ISBN:978-81-909973-0-0 Pp. 204

 

[3]

Developing Library and Information Resources and Services in the Internet Era: Proceedings of 53rd All India Library Conference of Indian Library Association, / edited by Jagtar Singh, D V Singh, R. Chandra, N S Shokeen, Trishanjit Kaur, O N Chaubey, and Nirmal Kumar Swain. Indian Library Association: New Delhi, 2007. ISBN: 81-85216-42-8. Pp. 742.         

 

[2]

Excellence in Information Science and Technology. / edited by Vyas, S D, Usha Pawan, and Nirmal Kumar Swain. Jaipur: Raj Publishing House, 2000. ISBN- 81-87248-22-X .Pp. 269

 

[1]

Readings in Library Science / edited by Vyas, S D, Usha Pawan, and Nirmal Kumar Swain. Jaipur: Raj Publishing House, 2000. ISBN- 81-87248-23-8. Pp. 299    

 

 

 

 

Books in Press/Accepted

  

 

[2]

Best Practices in Librarianship: Learnings and Lessons / Edited by Prem Chand & Nirmal Kumar Swain. Jaipur: Raj Publishing House, 2012. ISBN- 81-87248-23-8.

   

[1]

A Multidisciplinary Approach to Knowledge Society: Essays in Honour of Prof J C Binwal/ Edited by Moses M. Naga, Ch. Dr. Ibohal Singh & Nirmal Kumar Swain. Jaipur: Raj Publishing House, 2012. ISBN- 81-87248-23-8.     

 

 

 

 

Journal Articles

 

 

[9]

Swain, N K and Satish Kumar “Indian Library Association (ILA) Annual Conference Report “Library Hi Tech News (UK) 26 (3-4), 2009, 8-9. ISSN : 0737-8831

 

[8]

Swain, N K. Following Kaula Genealogy. Library Herald 47(4), Dec 2009: 369-377.  ISSN:   0024-2292   

 

[7]

Swain, N K and Satish Kumar. Indian Library Association International Conference 2008: a report
IFLA Journal, 2009. 35(3). 272-274.   
ISSN: 0340-0352

 

[6]

Swain, N.K. "Authorship Hegemony, Compulsory License, and the Battle for the Knowledge Commons." ILA Bulletin 43 .3 (July - Sept 2007): 18-23. ISSN:   0024-2292

 

 

[5]

Malik, Satish Kumar and N.K. Swain “Paradigm Shift in Journal Publishing.” ILA Bulletin 42 .4 (October — December 2006): 13-18. ISSN: 0024-2292  

 

[4]

Swain, N.K. “The Reading Children.” Indian Journal of Information, Library and Society   17.1-2 (January — June 2004): 52-53. ISSN 0971-336. ISSN: 0971-336  

 

[3]

Swain, N.K. and Satish Malik. “”Knowledge Management: To what Extent Librarian’s participation? “ RLA Bulletin. 6. 4-8 (Oct. 2002 — Oct 2004): 72-76. ISSN:    0028-0571

 

[2]

Swain, N.K. “Copyright as an Elective at Masters Level curriculum: A proposal for LIS Schools.” Herald of Library Science 12 .2 (April 2002): 49-54.  ISSN:   0018-0521  

 

[1]

Swain, N.K. “Partnership Towards Academic Excellence”, University News, 39.5 (January 29, 2001): 6-7.    ISSN 0566-2257

  

Book Chapters

 

 

[22]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar (2013). S M Tripathi: A Prolific Author of LIS Literature in Hindi/ In Jagtar Singh (Ed), Pioneers of library movement in India: A tribute by Satkal (pp. 290-299).  Patiala: Punjab Library Association.2013. ISBN-978-81-909933-0-2.         

 

[21]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. "Learning Lessons from Web 2.0” In Learning in Web-based Environment / edited by N. K. Swain and Anita Jain. Jaipur: Raj Publishing House, 2012. ISBN-978-93-81005-32-3.  pp.122-129.    

 

[20]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. "Basics of Web-based education” In Internet Resources in Learning Environment / edited by Anita Jain and N. K. Swain. Jaipur: Raj Publishing House, 2012. ISBN-978-93-81005-39-2.  pp.34-42. 

 

[19]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. "Some issues relating to ontology of cyberspace” In Paradigm Shift in Technological Advancement in Librarianship/ edited by N. K. Swain, D. C. Ojha and M S Rana. Jodhpur: Scientific, 2011. ISBN: 978-81-7233-745-2.  pp.112-126. 

 

[18]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. "Through thick and thin with Dr P. K. Gupta” In Paradigm Shift in Technological Advancement in Librarianship/ edited by N. K. Swain, D. C. Ojha and M S Rana. Jodhpur: Scientific, 2011. ISBN: 978-81-7233-745-2.  pp.1-6. 

 

[17]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar, Ojha, D C & Rana, M S. "Preface” In Paradigm Shift in Technological Advancement in Librarianship/ edited by N. K. Swain, D. C. Ojha and M S Rana. Jodhpur: Scientific, 2011. Pp. ix-xii. ISBN: 978-81-7233-745-2.  Pp.1-6. 

 

[16]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar.Padhte padhte padh liya (hindi).Main Kyon Padhu (hindi). Eds. Adya and Nirmal Kumar Swain. Bhubaneswar: Open Page India, 2010: ISBN:978-81-909973-0-0 pp. 25-31.     

 

[15]

Adya & Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “Prakathan” (hindi).Main Kyon Padhu (hindi). Eds. Adya and Nirmal Kumar Swain. Bhubaneswar: Open Page India, 2010: 1-7.  ISBN:978-81-909973-0-0

 

 

[14]  

Swain N K. “Emergence of e-Book.”  In Tamishra Swain (Ed) Smart teaching: a Transformational Approach. Bhubaneswar: Open Page India, 2010: pp. 157-167. ISBN:978-81-909973-1-7

 

[13]  

Swain, N K, Satish Kumar & P K Tripathy. “Blog: a revolutionary news vehicle”. In Tamishra Swain (Ed) Smart teaching: a Transformational Approach. Bhubaneswar: Open Page India, 2010: 111-127. ISBN:978-81-909973-1-7

 

 

[12]

Tripathy, P. K & Nirmal Kumar Swan. “Teaching Knowledge management at masters’ level in Library and Information Science”. In Tamishra Swain (Ed) Smart teaching: a Transformational Approach. Bhubaneswar: Open Page India, 2010: pp. 140-144. ISBN:978-81-909973-1-7

 

[11]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “Libraries, Cybraries and Literacies in the Context of Archiving Technology”. In Swain, Nirmal Kumar & Satish Kumar (Eds.) Librarian to Cybrarian. Bhubaneswar: Open Page India, 2010: Pp.66-84. ISBN:978-81-909973-2-4

 

[10]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “The Scientometric Portrait of Professor M. P. Satija.” In Library & Information Science in Digital Age: Essays in Honour of Prof. M.P. Satija. Ed. Jagtar Singh, I V Malhan and Trishanjit Kaur. Ess Ess, New Delhi.  2009: pp. 11-21.  ISBN:978-81-7000-580-3

 

[9]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar.  Sandharv shrot: shreniyan (reference sources) vol 3, BLIS 5. Madhya Pradesh Bhoj Open University, Bhopal.  2008, pp. 5-23.  

 

[8]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar.  Suchna sevaen (information services) vol 3, BLIS 5. Madhya Pradesh Bhoj Open University, Bhopal.  2008, pp. pp. 24-40. 

 

[7]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar.  Sandharv sevaen (reference services) vol 3, BLIS 5. Madhya Pradesh Bhoj Open University, Bhopal.  2008, pp. 41-54.   

 

[6]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. pranaligat vichardhara (System Analysis, Design and Evaluation).In pustakalay evam suchna kendron ka prabandhan, MLIS-6 (MLIS Course Material for Kota Open University), vardhman mahavir khula viswavidyalaya, Kota, January 2008. pp. 55-62 ISBN

 

[5]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. Blog sahitya (blog literature). In granthalaya evam adhuniki pradyogiki (pp. 304-310), C Lal (Ed.) New Delhi: Ess Ess, 2009. ISBN. 978-81-7000-545-2   

 

[4]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar and T D Tilwani. “A New Role of Academic Librarians in Distance Education.” Ed. Ajit S. Siwatch et al Approach to Modern Librarianship, Delhi: Sanjay Prakashan, 2006: pp. 219-222. ISBN : 81-7453-215-3   

 

[3]

Swain Nirmal Kumar. “”New Frontiers in Scholarly Publishing. “ Ed. Kailash Vyas. Information Technology for e-Libraries, Jaipur: Raj Publishing House, 2005: pp. 202-214. ISBN: 8187248009

 

[2]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “Talking of Book Culture. “ Eds.   S D, Vyas, Usha Pawan, and Nirmal Kumar Swain. Readings in Library and Information Science. Jaipur: Raj Publishing House, 2000: pp. 256-262. ISBN: 81-87248-23-8

 

[1]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “The Post-Colonial Indian State: A Paradigm for Emergence of New Identities.”  Ed. M. M. Agarwal. Ethnicity, Culture and Nationalism in North-East India. Indus Publishing, New Delhi, 1996: pp. 7-83. ISBN: 81-7387-055-1

 

conference proceedings

 

 

[13]

Malik, Satish & Swain, Nirmal Kumar (2012). Citation revolution and the Digital Object Identifier (DOI) system. In    / Sanjay Kataria, John Paul Anbu K, Shri Ram and Sudeep Sharma (Eds.), Future of libraries in digital age (pp. 196-201).New Delhi: KBD. ISBN-978-81-907999-2-8.  

 

[12]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. "Recency in management school of thought: implications for classroom teaching for LIS schools” Ed. Lata Suresh. Knowledge Dissemination through Libraries and Information Centres: Sharing Knowledge for the Future, New Delhi: KBD Publications, 2010. Pp.96-103. ISBN 978-81-907999-5-9  

 

[11]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. "Concepts and Controversies in Regulating Cyberspace “Proceedings of  ETTLIS 2010, Japee University of Information Technology, Wakhanaghat, 3 - 5 June 2010. Pp.753-756.  ISBN, 8190799916,   

 

[10]

Makhudumi, Gayas, Satish Kumar and N K Swain. “Mobile Learning: Challenges for developing Countries.”  In ICDL International Conference Proceedings on Digital Libraries. Vol 2, 2010: 990-999.

 

[9]

Swain, N K. “LIS Education in India: Tutoring the tutors with Intrinsic Questions.Envisioning Employable LIS Courses in Developing for the Emerging Knowledge Society: XXVI IATLIS Conference Proceedings. Ed. Jagtar Singh and Trishanjit Kaur. IATLIS, 2009: 290-301.

 

[8]

Jagtar Singh & Swain, N K.  “Knowledge Management: the Leading-edge of the Emerging Information Society” Envisioning Employable LIS Courses in Developing for the Emerging Knowledge Society: XXVI IATLIS Conference Proceedings. Ed. Jagtar Singh and Trishanjit Kaur. IATLIS, 2009: 275-283.   

 

[7]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “Library 2.0: An Overview. “ Developing Library and Information Resources and Services in the Internet Era: Proceedings of 53rd All India Library Conference of Indian Library Association, Hyderabad, 13-16 December 2007. Ed Jagtar Singh, D V Singh, R. Chandra, N S Shokeen, Trishanjit Kaur, O N Chaubey, and Nirmal Kumar Swain. Indian Library Association: New Delhi, 2007. 287-296.

 

[6]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar and D V Singh. “Learning Organisation and Knowledge Management. “ Developing Library and Information Resources and Services in the Internet Era: Proceedings of 53rd All India Library Conference of Indian Library Association, Hyderabad, 13-16 December 2007. Ed Jagtar Singh, D V Singh, R. Chandra, N S Shokeen, Trishanjit Kaur, O N Chaubey, and Nirmal Kumar Swain. Indian Library Association: New Delhi, 2007. 737-742.

 

[5]

Tilwani, T D, Satish Malik, and Nirmal Kumar Swain. “E-books: Reshaping the future of Libraries. “ Developing Library and Information Resources and Services in the Internet Era: Proceedings of 53rd All India Library Conference of Indian Library Association, Hyderabad, 13-16 December 2007. Ed Jagtar Singh, R. Chandra, N S Shokeen, Trishanjit Kaur, O N Chaubey, and Nirmal Kumar Swain. Indian Library Association: New Delhi, 2007. 631-637.  ISBN 81-85216-42-8   

 

[4]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar and K C Panda. “Teaching IPRs for Information Literacy Awareness.” Equity of LIS Education in IT-Based Pedagogical Environment of the Knowledge Society: Proceedings of XXIV IATLIS National Conference, Dharwad, 19-21 November 2007. Ed C R Karisiddappa and B D Kumbar. IATLIS, Karnataka University: Dharwad, 2007. 298-307.   

 

[3]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “Digital Libraries: A Frontier for LIS Education. “ Equity of LIS Education in IT-Based Pedagogical Environment of the Knowledge Society: Proceedings of XXIV IATLIS National Conference, Dharwad, 19 — 21 November 2007. Ed C R Karisiddappa and B D Kumbar. IATLIS, Karnataka University: Dharwad, 2007. 223- 237.    

 

[2]

Malik, Satish Kumar and N.K. Swain. “Digitisation and Survivability of Academic Publishing.” Roadmap for Modernization of Libraries and Information Centres in the Emerging Knowledge Era: Proceeding of The EMPI Digital Library National Convention (EMPI DLNC), New Delhi.  March 19-20, 2007, Ed, EMPI Business School, New Delhi.   

     

[1]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar and Satish Kumar Malik, “Teaching Emerging Areas to Masters of Library and Information Science: A Case Study of Knowledge Management. “ Building Curriculum with a Difference: A Vision for LIS Education in the 21st century: Proceedings of XXIII IATLIS National Conference, Patiala, 23—25 November 2006. Ed C R Karrissidapa and B D Kumbar. Karnataka University: Dharwad, 2006: 272-278.      

 

 

 

Newspaper

 

 

[1]

Swain N. K. “Can we live Together.” The Meghalaya Guardian (English Daily), 16 September 1994, Shillong.  Ed.: 6. ISSN · 0261-3077

 

[2]

Swain N. K. “Tolerance, Conflict and Ideology in Indian Perspective.” The Meghalaya Guardian (English Daily), 1 November 1994, Shillong.  Ed.: 6.    ISSN · 0261-3077

 

[3]

Swain N. K. “Tolerance, Conflict and Ideology in Indian Perspective.” The Meghalaya Guardian (English Daily), 2 November 1994, Shillong.  Ed.: 6. ISSN · 0261-3077

 

Book Reviews

 

 

 

[12]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “Development through tribal education” Rev. of Education for tribals: partcipatiob and effectiveness by Dr. B C Das. University News, 51.48 (Dec  02-08, 2013): 35.

 

[11]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. Rev. of Library and Information Science in Digital Age: Essays in Honour of Prof M P Satija/ edited by Jagtar Singh, Indervir Malhan and Trishanjit Kaur. Library Herald, 48(1) 2009:77-80.  

 

[10]

Swain, N.K. – (Book review of) Satija, M.P., Haynes, D.E. – User’s guide to Sears List of Subject Headings – Lanham, MD: Scarecrow Press, 2008. – 160pp. – ISBN: 0-8108-6114-3. (Lang.: eng). - In: Knowledge organization, 36(2009)2/3, pp. 180-181. ISSN 0943-7444

 

[9]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “LIS Education in India” Rev. of Library and Information Science Education in India by Krishan Kumar and Jaideep Sharma. University News, 47.48 (November 30-December 6, 2009):31. 

 

[8]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “Compendium on Financial Management” Rev. of Financial Management of College Libraries by Dr. O P Hooda. University News, 46.31 (August 04-10, 2008): 23.

 

[7]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. Rev. of Evidence-based librarianship: case studies and active learning exercises by Elisabeth Connor. Oxford: Chandos Publishing. Webology, 5(2), Book Review 16. Available at: http://www.webology.ir/2008/v5n2/bookreview16.html  ISSN 1735-188X

 

[6]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “Special Libraries and Electronic Resources” Rev. of Special Libraries in the Electronic Environment by S P Singh and Krishan Kumar. University News, 44.46 (November 13-19, 2006): 21.

 

[5]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. Rev. of Teaching Alone, Teaching Together: Transforming the Structure of Teams for Reaching by Ed. James L. Bees. Indian Journal of Open Learning, 13 .1 (Jan 2004): 105-6. ISSN 0971-2690

 

 

[4]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. Rev. of Technology and Copyright Law: A Guide Book for the Library, Research and Teaching Professionals by Ariene Bielefield Lawrence Cheeseman. Library Herald, 36 .4 (Jan-March 1999): pp. 260-61.

 

[3]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “Get Through Net.”  Rev. of Multiple Choice Questions in Library and Information Science by S. P. Sood. University News, 37 (29), July 19 (1999): 27

 

[2]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. “A Valuable Addition to Public Library Studies.”” Rev. of Public Library System by S. D. Vyas.  University News, 37.15 (April 12, 1999): 23

 

[1]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar. Rev. of Library Organisation and Management (Hindi) by S. D. Vyas. Library Herald, Vol. 36.1 (April-June 1998): 56.

 

Communication

 

[2]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar.  “Vocalization of Journalism.” University News, News, 39.17, (April 23-29, 2001): 27. 

 

[1]

Swain, Nirmal Kumar.  “Teaching – A Noble Profession.” University News, News, 37.43, (October 25, 1999): 27.  

 

workshop conducted

 

[1]

Plagiarism and Academic Writings" at Govt. P G College, Dausa, Rajasthan, Feb 23, 2010.

 

resource person /invited Lectures

 

 

[28]

2 Invited Lectures on “Profession, Professionalism & Librarianship  “delivered at Refresher Course in Library and Information Science ASC, BPS Mahila Viswavidyalay, Khanpur-Kalan, Haryana    04.01.2014. 

 

[27]

1 Invited Lecture on “Introducing Cultural Heritage Information management in Indian LIS Curricula “delivered at Indian Institute of Health Management Research, Jaipur, 16.11.2013.  

 

[26]

4 Lectures on “ ‘e-access management’, ‘Librarian and API’, ‘Social Networking and Blogs’ & ‘professional ethics and professionalism in Library Science’ “ delivered at Refresher Course in Library and Information Science, ASC, DAVV, Indore, 18-19.Sept .2013.

 

[25]

4 Lectures on “ ‘ Google Books’, ‘e-access management’, ‘copyright’, & ‘reading habits’ “ delivered at Refresher Course in Library and Information Science, ASC, Jodhpur University, Jodhpur Nov 26 - 27, 2012.

 

[24]

1 lecture on ‘plagiarism and academic writings’ at IIAS, Shimla on June 27, 2012.

 

[23]

3 Lectures on “ ‘ e-access management’, academic writings and plagiarism’, & ‘ Google book project ’, at Refresher Course in Library and Information Science, Kumaon University, Nainital on Aug 30 - 31, 2012. 

 

[22]

15 lectures delivered to complete two paper both at BLISc & M L I Sc; Institute of distance Leaning, Dr H S Gour University, Sagar, 1-3 Aug, 2012. 

 

[21]

4 lectures on “ ’Social Networking’, ‘Google Books’, ‘Plagiarism’ & ‘Reading habits’  ” delivered at Refresher Course (Feb 15 - 17, 2012) in Library and Information Science, Devi Ahilya Viswavidyalaya, Indore on Feb 15-16, 2012. 

 

[20]

4 lectures on “‘Open Source’, ‘Social Networking’, ‘Google Book Project’ & ‘e-access management’ “delivered at 4th Refresher Course in Library and Information Science, Gujarat University, Ahmadabad on Jan 24-25, 2012. 

 

[19]

10 lectures delivered at B L I Sc programme of distance course at Dr H S Gour University, Sagar on Dec 25-26, 2011.

 

[18]

2 lectures, “Basics of Intellectual Property Rights” Lecture delivered at DLIS, Mohanlal Shukhadia University, Udaipur March 5, 2011.  

 

[17]

4 lectures on “ ‘Social Networking and Usefulness for Librarians’, ‘Copyright Basics’, ‘Google Book Project and Its Aftermath’, & ‘LIS is Booming Profession’ “ delivered at Refresher Course (Dec 3- 23, 2010) in Library and Information Science, Devi Ahilya Viswavidyalaya, Indore on Dec 13-14, 2010.  

 

[16]

1 lecture "Plagiarism and Academic Writings" at National Seminar on Intellectual Property Rights at Faculty of Management Studies, GGSIP University, Delhi, Nov 20, 2009.

 

[15]

4 lectures on “’Copyright Basics’ , Google Book Project’ , ‘User is not Remote : the Library 2.0 Services’ , & ‘Library and Information Science : A Booming Profession ‘ “delivered at 7th Refresher Course (Oct 19-Nov 8, 2009) in Library and Information Science, Dr H S Gaur University, Sagar on Oct 23-24, 2009

 

[14]

1 lecture, delivered lecture on “Jobs and Career Opportunities in LIS” to both bachelors and masters students of Deptt of Lib.& Inf. Science, Dr. H S Gour University, Sagar, August 7,2009.

 

[13]

2 lectures “IPRs and Copyright Issues” to MLIS students of Library and Information Science, Mohanlal Shukhadia University, Udaipur, January 21, 2009

 

[12]

1 lecture "Social Networking: Blog, Wiki . . . ” a lecture at Training Programme on Capacity Building of School Librarian for Modernization of School Libraries, at Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Bhopal.  Feb 27, 2009.   

 

[11]

1 lecture “Library and Information Science as a Discipline” to BLISc students at Deptt of Library and Information Science, Dr. H S Gour University, Sagar, September 9, 2008.

 

[10]

1 lecture “Scientific Communication” MLIS students at Sarojini Naidu Govt Autonomous College, Bhopal, Jan 17, 2008.

 

[9]

1 lecture “Reading Habits” a lecture at Training Programme on Capacity Building of School Librarian for Modernization of School Libraries as a Resource Person, Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Bhopal, on December 18, December 14-18, 2007.

 

[8]

1 lecture "On the Promotion of Reading Habits in India.” Public Library Service Development Training Programme."  Govt. Divisional Public Library, Ajmer (Rajasthan), Sponsored by Raja Ram Mohan Library Foundation, Kolkata & Language and Library Deptt. , Govt. of Rajasthan, on 9 August: August 6-10, 2007. 

 

[7]

4 lectures "Information Storage and Retrieval" MLIS students at Sarojini Naidu Govt Autonomous College, Bhopal, Feb 20-22, 2007.

 

[6]

5 lectures "Research Methodology and application to textile Studies" Masters of Textile Design students at Deptt of textile Designing, Banasthali Vidyapith, Banasthalil, Oct 5-9, 2006.

 

[5]

3 lectures "Information Storage and Retrieval" MLIS students at Sarojini Naidu Govt Autonomous College, Bhopal, Dec 14-16, 2005.

 

[4]

2 "Copyright Basics" “MLIS Classes, deptt of Lib & Information Science , Mohanlal Shukhadia University, Udaipur. March 9-10, 2005.

 

[3]

10 lectures “DDC Practice “BLIS Classes, M D University, Rohtak. Feb 25 - March 1, 2002. 

 

[2]

10 lectures “DDC Practice “BLIS Classes, M D University, Rohtak. March 23- April 5, 2000.

 

[1]

5 lectures “Information Sources and Services “BLIS Classes, M D University, Rohtak. Jan 19-24, 2000.   

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Professional Membership

 

 

[6]

Life Member, Indian Library Association (ILA), New Delhi. WL-4445

 

[5]

 

Life Member, Indian Association of Special Libraries and Information             Centres (IASLIC), Calcutta.     

 

[4]

Life Member, Indian Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science (IATLIS), Patiala.

 

[3]

Life Member, Rajasthan Library Association (RLA), Jaipur.

 

 

[2]

Life Member, Jaipur Library and Information Society, Jaipur

 

[1]

Distant Member, American Centre Library, New Delhi

 

Executive Member

 

 

[15]

Judge for the poster session, ETTLIS – 2012, JUET, Guna, Oct 26-27, 2012. 

 

[14]

Rapporteur General, ETTLIS – 2012, JUET, Guna, Oct 26-27, 2012. 

 

[13]

Judge for the poster session at International Conference on ICWLLM, Organized by JECRC, Jaipur, Jan 30-31, 2011.  

 

[12]

Member, National Advisory Committee, “12th MALIBNET Annual Convention on “Knowledge Dissemination Through Libraries and Information Centres: Sharing Vision for the Future”,   Organized by Institute of Health Management Research and Society for the Advancement of Library and Information Science, Delhi-NCR Chapter, New Delhi, March 14-15, 2008. 

 

[11]

Chaired , 2nd Technical Session, 1st Biannual Conference in Library and Information Science on “ Effective Use of e-Resources in Libraries, Organized Jayoti Vidyapeeth Women’s University with JALIS , Jaipur, November 1, 2009.

 

[10]

Member, National Advisory Board, " Building Digital Libraries Using GSDL and Dspace National Workshop Jointly Organised by Institute of Health Management Research and Society for the Advancement of Library and Information Science, Delhi-NCR Chapter, New Delhi, March 14-15, 2008. 

 

[9]

Rappoteur, " Day 4th Session: Management and Evaluation of Collection." Developing Library and Information Resources and Services in the Internet Era: 53rd All India Library Conference of Indian Library Association, Hyderabad, 13-16 December 2007.  

[8]

Panel Member, " Open Forum:  Representative of Teaching Community" Information Commons: Impact on and Implications for Libraries and Information Centres: 52nd All India Library Conference, organized by H N B Garhwal University, Srinagar: Uttaranchal, Dec 26-29, 2006.    

[7]

“Rappoteur, “Day 2, 5th Session." Developing Library and Information Resources and Services." Internet Era: Information Commons: Impact on and Implications for Libraries and Information Centres: 52nd All India Library Conference, organized by H N B Garhwal University, Srinagar: Uttaranchaal, Dec 26-29, 2006.   

[6]

“Panelist.”  “Meeting of the Experts for “Developing Training Modules" for the Training on   Capacity Building of School Librarians for Modernizations of School Libraries"” Conducted by Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Bhopal, September 14-16, 2007.

[5]

Regional Secretary, Indian Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science (IATLIS), Dharwad. 2003-2005

[4]

Regional Secretary, Indian Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science (IATLIS), Dharwad. 2006-2008

[3]

Chairman, Sectional Committee on ‘IPR & Copyrights’, Indian Library Association (ILA), 2007-2010.  

[2]

Member, Advisory Committee, Dr. C D Sharma Festschrift, Ajmer 2005.

[1]

Member, Board of studies, Professional Education, since 1999, Banasthali University, Rajasthan.

Funded Project

 

[1]

A Biobibliographical Approach to Indian Women Writings in English, a Project to and funded by Centre for Women Studies and Research, Banasthali Vidyapith by Tamishra Swain and Nirmal Kumar Swain (Co-investigator), March, 2007.  

 

Innovations

 

 

[1]

Framed new curriculum, Library Science, B A III year, Banasthali University. 2005.     

Research Guided   (M Phil)   

 

[2]

Knowledge Management: An Overview, by Ms Neetu, Research Supervised by N K Swain. Phil Diss. submitted to Ch. Devi Lal University, Sirsa, 2007.    

[1]

Rashtriya Sahara Dainik Pustkalaya: Ek Adhyayan, by Ms Pinky Rani, Research Supervised by N K Swain,M. Phil Diss. submitted to Ch. Devi Lal University, Sirsa, 2007.

 

 

Date: Dec 31, 2013

 

Place: Banasthali University                                     (Nirmal Kumar Swain)