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Academic library for excellence today: a report from the panel discussion

Dinesh K. Siddaiah (Indian Institute of Technology Ropar, Rupnagar, India)

Library Hi Tech News

ISSN: 0741-9058

Article publication date: 3 July 2017

Abstract

Purpose

The purpose of this paper is to present my panel discussion report on Academic Library for excellence today, a sub-theme of the Sixth International Library and Information Summit on Dynamics of Library for Excellence in Electronic Revolution (I-LIPS – 2017), IISER Mohali, India. In this report, two sets of academic and research support services have been highlighted, which can be developed more extensively and offer to academic library users.

Design/methodology/approach

Excerpts from the panel discussion on the academic library for excellence today.

Findings

Academic and research support can bring excellence in libraries today.

Originality/value

Today more and more focus is required on developing academic, research and digital literacy skills of our library users.

Keywords

Citation

Siddaiah, D.K. (2017), "Academic library for excellence today: a report from the panel discussion", Library Hi Tech News, Vol. 34 No. 5, pp. 19-19. https://doi.org/10.1108/LHTN-04-2017-0023

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