National Library Day

 

NATIONAL LIBRARY DAY                                                                      

Name of Activity: Celebration of National Library Day on Dr. S.R. Ranganathan Birth Anniversary

Date of Organization: 12th August 2017.

Objectives:

  1. Tribute to pioneer legend of Library & Information Science.
  2. To remember his most notable contributions to the field were his five laws of library science and the development of the first major faceted classification system, the colon classification.
  3. To celebrate his birthday as the National Library Day in India.

President: Hon. Prin. Dr. G. T. Sangale

Outcome:

  • Members of the Library committee and other teaching & Non-teaching staff were present for giving tribute to Dr. S.R. Ranganathan.
  • Discussion session was held on following points like:
    • Dr. Ranganathan’s Academic Background
    • His early career as Mathematecian.
    • His contribution in the field of Library & Information Science in India.
    • Colon Classification.
    • Discussion on his various positions he held during career.