A study of emerging trends in library and information science


In the modern information society, libraries and information centers have a new role to play. This is due to increasing use of web-based information sources and electronic services. Libraries are also being managed in a more democratic way due to flexible communication system and efficient work organization. Services of libraries are user oriented, and with the emergence of new technologies all the kind of libraries and information centers are working effectively and efficiently. Not only in services but also in all parameters which are required for working in libraries. Due to modern technologies and inventions in this information era physical appearance is not required to get the information material because all are also available in digital form. This article is highlights on modern trends which are associated with library and information services and education.

Keywords: – Information Technology, ICT, E-Library, Mobile Library.

Amit Kumar Rahi*