International Journal of
Library and Information Science

  • Abbreviation: Int. J. Lib. Inf. Sci.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 2141-2537
  • DOI: 10.5897/IJLIS
  • Start Year: 2009
  • Published Articles: 246

Full Length Research Paper

Provision of E-resources in Engineering College Libraries in India: A pilot study

Madaiah Krishnamurthy
  • Madaiah Krishnamurthy
  • Documentation Research and Training Centre (DRTC), Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore Centre, India.
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  • Department of Library and Information Science, Faculty of Science, Bangalore North University, Kolar, India.
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Subhash Reddy
  • Subhash Reddy
  • Department of Library and information Science, PES University, Bangalore, India.
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  •  Received: 27 August 2018
  •  Accepted: 17 October 2018
  •  Published: 31 October 2018


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