Library Automation: An Overview

Debasis Das and Pranab Chatterjee.

This article focused on the overview of library automation and the changing scenario of library management. The
impact of ICT has changed the library operation and its functionality in to a fast to faster mode. Clients need not to visit shelf to shelf to find out a document. They just get their documents sitting in front of a desktop. Automation has reduced the man power. This article will discuss about the concept of automation, its requirement and various components helps to automate library. Some software package has given which are available for automation purposes.

Keywords: Automation, Cataloging, Library software, OPAC

Cite This Article As:  Das, D. & Chatterjee, P.   (2015). Library Automation: An Overview. International Journal of Research in Library Science (IJRLS), 1(1), 1-7.

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