National Information System in Education: A Comparative Study

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  • Author :S.L. Verma
  • Year of Publication :1996
  • ISBN: :9788170225713
  • Language: :English
  • Binding: :Hard Bound
  • No of Pages: 384
  • Size: 23 cms
  • Categories: Education, Sociology

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About the Book :

Before making out a case for a national information system in education in India, the publication gives a broad over view of educational as well as information systems of U.K. and U.S.A. as also of the prevailing situation in India by way of necessary background and to their salient features indicating both the similarities and dis-similarities of these systems. Since the focus of the book is on information system, it makes a detailed examination of the national library, public and academic libraries, the library co-operation and the networking, the existing library and education information networks. It also explains the concept, the design and functions of an information system to evolve a suitable model of National Information System for Education. In the light of the findings of the study, Dr. Verma makes a detailed analysis of the purposed models objectives, planning and coordination governance, financial aspect, and emphasises its suitability in the Indian Context. It will certainly prove a boon to the educational planners administrators and researchers.

About Author :

S.L. Verma possesses a Master Degrees in Economics and in Library and Information Science and Ph.D. in Information Systems. He has entered the Library profession by choice and not by chance. He has nearly three decades of experience in the working of various libraries special as well as academic ranging from School Libraries to University Libraries and has been responsible for collection and dissemination of Information during the last decade. He has also been closely associated with the organization of workshops, seminars and training for the Librarians of Schools and Teacher Training institutes. Presently, he is working as Deputy Librarian in the Department of Library, Documentation and Information, NCERT, New Delhi.