Thursday, March 27, 2014

List of Publications, Presentations, Awards and Affiliations



Books
2014. Das, Anup Kumar & Chakraborty, Susmita. Collaboration in International and Comparative Librarianship. Hershey, PA: IGI Global. doi:10.4018/978-1-4666-4365-9. View Preface.  
2008. Das, Anup Kumar. Open Access to Knowledge and Information: Scholarly Literature and Digital Library Initiatives - the South Asian Scenario. Edited by Bimal Kanti Sen and Jocelyne Josiah. New Delhi: UNESCO. Download Book. Read Book Reviews.


Edited Books/ Technical Reports 
2013. Das, Anup Kumar. Situation Analysis and Capacity Building Needs for Open Access. New Delhi: Commonwealth Educational Media Centre for Asia (CEMCA). Download Report.
2009. Digital Archiving of Audio Content using WINISIS and Greenstone Software: A Manual for Community Radio Managers. New Delhi: UNESCO. Download Book.
2009. WINISIS (CDS/ISIS): A Practical Guide (in Hindi). New Delhi: UNESCO.
2008. Legal and Policy Framework for Promoting Equitable Access to Documentary Heritage: Report Submitted to UNESCO by National Mission for Manuscripts, India. New Delhi: UNESCO. Download Report.
2008. Information Literacy Competency and Readership Study of Five Specific Localities in Urban, Industrial and Semi-Urban Areas of Kolkata Metropolitan City (Research Report submitted to UNESCO by Jadavpur University, Kolkata). New Delhi: UNESCO. Download Report. 

Thesis and Dissertation
2005. Strategic Issues in Training and Development in the IT Service Industry at Kolkata Region: A Study. MBA Dissertation. New Delhi: IGNOU.


Book Chapters
2014. Das, Anup Kumar & Chakraborty, Susmita. Introduction: Comparative and International Librarianship. In: Collaboration in International and Comparative Librarianship. Hershey, PA: IGI Global. doi:10.4018/978-1-4666-4365-9.ch002. Sample PDF.
2010. Das, Anup Kumar; Sen, BK; Dutta, C. Collaborative Digital Library Development in India – A Network Analysis. In: Developing Sustainable Digital Libraries: Socio-Technical Perspectives; edited by Tariq Ashraf & Puja Anand Gulati. Hershey: IGI Global, pp. 206-222. Sample PDF.
2008. Das, Anup Kumar; Sen, BK; Dutta, C. Collection Development in Digital Information Repositories in India. In: Digital Institutional Repositories: Case Studies. Hyderabad: Icfai University Press.
2008. Das, Anup Kumar; Mukherjee Das, A. Role of Lifelong Learning in Emerging Knowledge Economy in India. In: Changing Library Scenario in Digital Era: Professor Alaka Buragohain Festschrift Volume. Guwahai: Assam College Librarians' Association.
2008. Ghosh, SB; Das, Anup Kumar. Emerging Knowledge Economy in India and Role of Information Literacy. In: Library and Information Systems: From Alexandrian Heritage to Social Networking – Essays in Honour of Prof. S. Parthasarathy. Chennai: Ranganathan Centre for Information Studies. 

Journal Articles
2012. Das, Anup Kumar; Arora, Praveen; Bhattacharya, Sujit. Webliography of STI Indicator Databases and Related Publications. Journal of Scientometric Research, 1(1), 86-93.
2011. Das, Anup Kumar. Emergence of Open Educational Resources (OER) in India and its Impact on Lifelong Learning. Library Hi Tech News, 28(5), 10-15.
2011. Das, Anup Kumar; Giri, RS. Indian Citation Index: A New Web Platform for Measuring Performance of Indian Research Periodicals. Library Hi Tech News, 28(3), 33-35.
2009. Das, Anup Kumar. Open Access to Research Literature in India: Contemporary Scenario. ISSI Newsletter, 5(1), 9-14.
2007. Ghosh, SB; Das, Anup Kumar. Open Access and Institutional Repositories - a Developing Country Perspective: A Case Study of India. IFLA Journal, 33(3), 229-250.
2007. Das, Anup Kumar; Dutta, C; Sen, BK. Information Retrieval Features in Indian Digital Libraries: A Critical Appraisal. OCLC Systems & Services: International Digital Library Perspectives, 23(1), 92-104.
2005. Das, Anup Kumar; Sen, BK; Dutta, C. Collection Development in Digital Information Repositories in India. Vishwabharat@TDIL, 17, 91-96.
2005. Dutta, B; Das, Anup Kumar. In Search of an Axiomatic Concept of Document. Annals of Library and Information Studies, 52(1), 25-30.
2004. Das, Anup Kumar; Dutta, B. An Introduction to Auditing and Control of Digital Library Systems. Annals of Library and Information Studies, 51(3), 99-103.
2002. Sen, BK; Dutta, B; Das, Anup Kumar. INSDOC's Contribution to Bibliometrics. Annals of Library and Information Studies, 49(1), 1-6.
2002. Dutta, B; Das, Anup Kumar; Sen, BK. A New Indicator Based on Journal Self-Citation. CLIS Observer, 19(1-2), 110-119.
2002. Dutta, B, Das, Anup Kumar; Sen, BK. A Comparative Study of Citation Pattern among Eight Scholarly Journals Published by National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources. Annals of Library and Information Studies, 49(4), 127-134.
2002. Das, Anup Kumar; Karanjai, A. Institutional Distribution in Computer Science Research in India: A Study. Annals of Library and Information Studies, 49(1), 23-27.
2002. Das, Anup Kumar; Dutta, B. Training and Development Programmes for Library and Information Professionals. University News, 40(1), 11-14.
2002. Das, Anup Kumar; Dutta, B. Presentation of Results of Research: Linear and Non-Linear Forms. University News, 40(2), 11-13.
2001. Dutta, B; Das, Anup Kumar. Higher Education in Library and Information Science in India. ILA Bulletin, 37(1), 25-30.
2001. Dutta, B, Das, Anup Kumar; Sen, BK. Variation in Journal Self-Citation: A Pattern. ILA Bulletin, 37(1), 20-22.
2001. Das, Anup Kumar. Collaboration Pattern in Computer Science Research in India: A Study. ILA Bulletin, 37(4), 143-150.
2001. Das, Anup Kumar; Sen, BK. Indian Journal of Medical Research - An Analysis of Citation Pattern. ILA Bulletin, 37(1), 9-12.
2001. Das, Anup Kumar; Sen, BK. Journal of Biosciences - An Analysis of Citation Pattern. Annals of Library and Information Studies, 48(2), 59-63. 

Papers Presented in International/National Conferences/Seminars
2013. Das, Anup Kumar. "Mapping of University Presses in India: Pattern of Knowledge Production and Dissemination", presented in the International Conference on Framing Asian Studies: Geopolitics, Institutions and Networks, 18-20 November 2013, at IIAS, Leiden, Netherlands. (Received IIAS Travel Grant).
2013. Das, Anup Kumar. "Skills Development for MSMEs: Mapping of Key Initiatives in India", presented in the 2013 Asian Conference on Innovation and Policy, at India International Centre, New Delhi, India, August 2013.
2013. Das, Anup Kumar. "Open Access Training Needs of Researchers", presented in International Multi-stakeholder Meeting on Development of Curriculum and Self-Directed Learning Tools for Open Access, 4-6 September 2013, at New Delhi, India.
2013. Das, Anup Kumar. "Connecting Communities through Intangible Cultural Heritage in the South Asian Region", presented in the International Conference on Folklore: Reinventing Past through Folk Tradition, 23-25 October 2013, at Jawaharlal Nehru University, India.
2013. Das, Anup Kumar. "Open Educational Resources: An Aid to Faculty Development", presented at the 4th International Conference Confluence 2013: The Next Generation Information Technology Summit, 26-27 September 2013 at Amity University Uttar Pradesh, India. Plenary Session: "Open Educational Resources as a Catalyst for Faculty Development". 
2013. Das, Anup Kumar. "Initiating Peace Building in the Minds of Men and Women through Skills Development: Reflection from Recent Government Initiatives in India", presented at the Global Peace and Harmony Conference (GPHC-2013), 21 September 2013 at JNU, India.
2012. Das, Anup Kumar. "Digitization of documentary heritage collections in Indic language: Comparative study of five major digital library initiatives in India", presented in the International Conference on the Memory of the World in the Digital age: Digitization and Preservation. 26-28 September 2012, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada. (Received UNESCO Grant for attending and presenting this paper).
2010. Das, Anup Kumar. "Library Advocacy in India in the Light of Education for Sustainable Development – Perspectives of an Emerging Economy", presented in the World Library and Information Congress: 76th IFLA General Conference and Assembly, Gothenburg, Sweden, August 2010. (Received FOBID Grant for attending WLIC and presenting this paper).
2009. Das, Anup Kumar. Collaborative Digital Library Development in India. Presented in International Conference on Social Network Analysis and Applications (SNA 2009), NISTADS, New Delhi, India, January 2009.
2009. Das, Anup Kumar. Information Literacy for All. Presented in International Conference on Knowledge Networking in ICT Era, Chennai, India, January 2009.
2008. Das, Anup Kumar. Information Literacy Capacity Development in South Asia. Presented in the IFAP-Funded Training-the-Trainers (TTT) in Information Literacy Workshop for South and Central Asia, Patiala, India, November 2008.
2007. Das, Anup Kumar. Sharing Knowledge, Exchanging Solutions and Community Information Updates through Blogs and Social Networks: Case Study from India. Presented in Web2forDev 2007 Conference, Rome, Italy, September 2007. (Received GTZ Travel Grant for attending Web2forDev 2007 and presenting this paper). Watch the Video. Download Presentation.
2007. Das, Anup Kumar; Dutta, C; Sen, BK. ETD Policies, Strategies and Initiatives in India: A Critical Appraisal. Presented in ETD 2007 Symposium, Uppsala, Sweden, June 2007. (Received NDLTD Travel Grant for attending ETD 2007 and presenting this paper).
2006. Ghosh, SB; Das, Anup Kumar. Open Access and Institutional Repositories - a Developing Country Perspective: A Case Study Of India. Presented in the World Library and Information Congress: 72nd IFLA General Conference and Assembly, Seoul, August 2006. (Received SIDA Speaker's Grant from ALP, IFLA for attending WLIC and presenting this paper).
2006. Ghosh, SB; Das, Anup Kumar. Information Literacy Initiatives in India with Special Reference to Emerging Knowledge Economy. Presented in International Conference on Information Literacy (ICIL 2006), Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, June 2006.
2006. Das, Anup Kumar; Lal, B. Information Literacy and Public Libraries in India. Presented in International COMLA/UNESCO Workshop on Information Literacy for Public Librarians across the Commonwealth, Mona, Kingston, Jamaica, January 2006.
2006. Das, Anup Kumar; Chakraborty, S. Role of NGOs and Voluntary Societies in Mental Healthcare in West Bengal: A Critical Appraisal. Presented in CSH-DSE International Seminar on emerging health challenges and the response of Indian healthcare system, DSE, Delhi, December 2006.
2006. Chakraborty, S; Das, Anup Kumar; Sen, BK. Use of Indian Digital Libraries by Biomedical Practitioners in West Bengal Region: A Study. Presented in National Conference on Information Management in Digital Libraries (NCIMDiL), Kharagpur, India, August 2006.
2005. Das, Anup Kumar; Sen, BK; Dutta, C. Digitization of scholarly materials in India for distance and open learners. Presented in ICDE International Conference on Open and Distance Education, New Delhi, India, November 2005.
2004. Das, Anup Kumar; Dutta, C. Strengthening Rural Information Infrastructure through e- Choupals. Presented in XXI IASLIC National Seminar, Kolkata, India, December 2005.
2004. Dutta, B; Das, Anup Kumar. Web-based Students Support Service for the Undergraduate College Students. Presented in UGC-sponsored 'Seminar on Automation & Networking of the College Libraries of West Bengal', Kolkata, India, April 2004. 

Media Articles

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2010
Lecture on "European Systems of Innovation". JNU NEWS, 2010[6].

2009
International Workshop on Greenstone Digital Library Software to be organized in Kerala. CI News, 03-09-2009.

International Conference on Academic Libraries to be convened in Delhi. CI News, 02-09-2009.
Seminar on ICT Measurement and Indicators concluded in New Delhi. CI News, 19-05-2009.
UNESCO releases manual for community radio managers. CI News, 12-03-2009.
Community radio training programme starts today in India. CI News, 03-03-2009.
UNESCO-supported international conference on knowledge networking concluded in India. CI News, 09-02-2009.
UNESCO-supported training on future libraries concluded in New Delhi. CI News, 23-01-2009.

2008
International Workshop on Greenstone Digital Library Software inaugurated in Kerala.
CI News, 11-12-2008.
Training-the-Trainers Workshop in Information Literacy for South and Central Asia inaugurated in India. CI News, 07-11-2008.
India’s National Mission for Manuscripts Examines Access to Documentary Heritage. UNESCO New Delhi, 08-05-2008.
Kolkata study on reading habits points to an enhance role for Public Libraries. UNESCO New Delhi, 08-05-2008.
UNESCO helps measure information literacy among residents of an Indian metropolitan city. CI News, 06-05-2008.
UNESCO helps complete study on equitable access to documentary heritage in South Asian countries. CI News, 05-05-2008.
UNESCO publishes a book on Open Access to Knowledge in South Asia. CI News, 07-04-2008.
UNESCO helps preserve Indian documentary heritage. CI News, 04-04-2008.

2007
WINISIS Training Manual in Hindi language published. CI News, 21-12-2007.
UNESCO-SALIS e-Learning Portal on information literacy for South Asia launched. CI News, 19-12-2007.
Telecentre on Wheels: A new way to access information in rural India. CI News, 18-12-2007.



Award
2011 Emerald Digital Usage Award, Highly Commended Runner Up for proposal "Enhancing Digital Usage of E-Journals by Researchers and Scholars at Jawaharlal Nehru University, India". 
2010 Emerald/IAM Indian Management Research Fund Award, Highly Commended winner for proposal "Emergence of social entrepreneurship in e-waste management in India: A preliminary study".   

Professional Affiliation
Assistant Editor, Journal of Scientometric Research.
Moderator, CSSP Discussion Forum.
Moderator, CSSP Research Blog.


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