[greenstone-users] Re: Call for Papers/ Participation Seminar cum Workshop on ?Web Resources in Social Science Research?

From Nadim Khan
DateThu Feb 4 20:12:20 2010
Subject [greenstone-users] Re: Call for Papers/ Participation Seminar cum Workshop on ?Web Resources in Social Science Research?
Call for Papers/ Participation
Seminar cum Workshop on ?Web Resources in Social Science Research?
The Department of Library and Information Science (University of
Kashmir) in collaboration with ?Indian Council of Social Science
Research? (ICSSR), North Western Region, Chandigarh and U.G.C Academic
Staff College (University of Kashmir) is organizing a three day
seminar/workshop on ?Web Resources in Social Science Research? for
teachers and research scholars of Social Sciences belonging to
universities and colleges of the ?North Western Region of India? from
15-17 March, 2010. The workshop will focus on emerging Web
resources, their format , discovery, effectiveness and authencity
in diverse fields of Social Sciences, besides providing opportunity
to participants in gaining valuable insights, exchange ideas, explore
new opportunities and build new web enabled networks.
The department invites teachers, research scholars and other stake
holders from Social Science disciplines to contribute a paper or
participate in the event to share their ideas and enrich themselves of
the latest trends in the Social Science research.
We are also enclosing herein the registration form which should reach
to us by or before February 25, 2010.
Topics for Paper Submission
1.Web Resources: General Features, Opportunities and Challenges.
2.Web Resources in Social Sciences: General overview
3.Web 2.0 and its Allied Tools
?Wikis, Blogs etc
?Social Networking etc.
4.Open Access to Scholarship and Retrieval Tools
?Open Access Initiatives, Open Access Repositories
?Open Access Journals, Books, Theses and Dissertations, etc.
?Open Source Softwares
?Web Retrieval Tools and Strategies
5.Web Resources and Copyright Issues
6.Web Resources: Evaluation, Management and Citation Patterns
7.Plagiarism in the web Era: Status and challenges.

Important Dates
Paper Submission Deadline: February 15, 2010
Notification of Acceptance: February 25, 2010
Seminar/Workshop Date: March 15-17, 2010.
?All the papers should be submitted to the department either online
at the following e-mail address shafi_sm@rediffmail.com or
sumeersuheel@gmail.com or handed over personally to Director/Head of
the Department/Organising Secretary.
?Teachers, Scholars and other stakeholders can also participate
without contributing a paper. The registration in such case is open up
to March 10, 2010. However, it will be based on first come first serve
Teachers and other Stakeholders: Rs. 1000.00 or (Rs.500.00 for
Paper Contributors)
Research Scholars: Rs 500.00
(The registration fee includes seminar kit, working lunch and refreshment)
Mode of Payment: Payment can be made in cash or through demand draft
/cheque drawn in favour of Head, Department of Library and Information
Science, University of Kashmir.
Accommodation: Outstation participants can apply for accommodation and
can avail the same on first come basis in the University Guest Houses.
However, outside accommodation can also be made on request in
economical Guest Houses and hotels.
Contact Details:
Dr. Sumeer Gul
Assistant Professor
Department of Library and Information Science
University of Kashmir, Hazratbal, Srinagar, Jammu and Kashmir.
CELL: (0) 8803050076
E mail: sumeersuheel@gmail.com

Seminar on Web Resources in Social Science Research, March 15-17, 2010
Registration Form

Name (s) ____________________________________________________________________________
Designation __________________________________________________________________________
Affiliation ___________________________________________________________________________

Contact Details: Cell
Paper Contributed: Yes/No
Accommodation Required Yes /No Single/Share basis
DD/Cheque No: __________________________________ Amount:
Bank___________________________________________ Branch:


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