Library website : Mirror of
the library
By
Ms. Sangeeta N Dhamdhere
Librarian
Modern College of Arts, Science and Commerce...
Contents

1. Introduction
2. Why Library Website

3. Library website designing tools
4. Use of ABCD s/w for Website
Library Website: Mirror of library
The library web site is part of the public image in the
community. Library website can ...
Need of library website
•Website is an effective tool for exploring library activities
now days.
•Use of ICT and web 2.0 t...
Library 2.0 site contents
•Link to information resources, Library Catalogues, services,
programs, calendar, and about the ...
Library Website Design tools

Google
Site

ABCD
Site

Lets have a look at how
to create library
website with ABCD site
ABCD Site CMS

•ABCD is powerful tool for all libraries to create library
websites and also used as content Management too...
Possibility with ABCD
•ABCD allows librarians to build their own website
themselves without any knowledge of web-technolog...
•The full package of ABCD can be downloaded from:
http://bvsmodelo.bvsalud.org/php/level.php?lang=en&comp
onent=27&item=10...
Main Menu of ABCD Site
Easy to use
How to add databases
Manage Files with ABCD
Site Components
Sample Site
References

Installation manual of pre-required software to VHL applications
http://bvsmodelo.bvsalud.org/download/prereq/...
Conclusion
•The ABCD Site CMS is suitable for all types of libraries in
developed and developing countries.
•The example o...
Thank you
TEXT

TEXT

TEXT
Upcoming SlideShare
Loading in …5
×

Library Website: Mirror of the Library

461 views
337 views

Published on

Paper presented at 57th All India Library Conference of Indian Library Association on " Knowledge Society: Innovations in Librarianship held at Mangalore on Februry 23rd to 25th 2012. Published in ILA Conference Proceedings

Published in: Education, Technology
0 Comments
0 Likes
Statistics
Notes
  • Be the first to comment

  • Be the first to like this

No Downloads
Views
Total views
461
On SlideShare
0
From Embeds
0
Number of Embeds
1
Actions
Shares
0
Downloads
9
Comments
0
Likes
0
Embeds 0
No embeds

No notes for slide

Library Website: Mirror of the Library

  1. 1. Library website : Mirror of the library By Ms. Sangeeta N Dhamdhere Librarian Modern College of Arts, Science and Commerce, Company Ganesh-Khind, Pune -53 sangeeta.d@moderncollegegk.org LOGO http://sites.google.com/site/sangeetadhamdhere/
  2. 2. Contents 1. Introduction 2. Why Library Website 3. Library website designing tools 4. Use of ABCD s/w for Website
  3. 3. Library Website: Mirror of library The library web site is part of the public image in the community. Library website can act as a mirror of library. It is nothing but a virtual entrance to its collection, services, facilities, communication and other information.
  4. 4. Need of library website •Website is an effective tool for exploring library activities now days. •Use of ICT and web 2.0 tools in libraries & teaching field made librarians to develop their own web pages •Marketing and propagating library services is a need in ICT Era •Libraries are shifting information gathering using the Internet and providing more services to users linking the resources available at different palces.
  5. 5. Library 2.0 site contents •Link to information resources, Library Catalogues, services, programs, calendar, and about the library functioning staff etc, News and events supports the library. It also supports to : •Library blogs, RSS, Instant messaging, Social networking services, wikis, and social tagging applications etc •Access to various databases, portals of other libraries & Ask Librarian platform, etc. •For this developments tools are readily available
  6. 6. Library Website Design tools Google Site ABCD Site Lets have a look at how to create library website with ABCD site
  7. 7. ABCD Site CMS •ABCD is powerful tool for all libraries to create library websites and also used as content Management tool for libraries. •ABCD software is useful for library automation and digital libraries developments •It is a customized partial version of the Virtual Health Library (VHL)-Site, produced and maintained by BIREME (a WHO-organisation in Brazil).
  8. 8. Possibility with ABCD •ABCD allows librarians to build their own website themselves without any knowledge of web-technology or HTML-coding. •A complete range of elements can be presented in a rather well-structured way. •The own resources (catalogs, databases) will be accessible directly form the website with an integrated search facility (‘meta search’) but surrounded by other resources and information from both the Web 1.0 era (links to external information) and the Web 2.0 (interaction with users).
  9. 9. •The full package of ABCD can be downloaded from: http://bvsmodelo.bvsalud.org/php/level.php?lang=en&comp onent=27&item=10.
  10. 10. Main Menu of ABCD Site
  11. 11. Easy to use
  12. 12. How to add databases
  13. 13. Manage Files with ABCD
  14. 14. Site Components
  15. 15. Sample Site
  16. 16. References Installation manual of pre-required software to VHL applications http://bvsmodelo.bvsalud.org/download/prereq/PreReq-Manualen.pdf VHL-Site's operation manual versions 4 and 5 http://bvsmodelo.bvsalud.org/download/bvs/5.2.11/Manual_BVSSite4-5_admin1_en.pdf
  17. 17. Conclusion •The ABCD Site CMS is suitable for all types of libraries in developed and developing countries. •The example of Virtual Health Library and their allied libraries mentioned above illustrates its excellent functionality, presenting a wealth of information sources around its own ‘meta search’ core for availing local information. •As this tool is for libraries in any type of institutes and quite easy to manage and create, it can be used to publish and share all types of information and library services. •One can test it and use it.
  18. 18. Thank you TEXT TEXT TEXT

×