Central Library, Parul University took an initiative to organize one day workshop on “Effective Utilization of IEEE Database”. Mr. AkshayPrasana, Sr. Manager – Training and Development at IEEEwas the speaker of the workshop.
The workshop was designed to provide extensive exposure of efficient utilization of IEEE database to all faculty members, Librarians and students of various engineering branches such as, Electrical, E&C, Computer, IT, MCA, I&C, Biomedical and Mechatronics.
The main objective of the training programme was to give knowledge about IEEE database. IEEE Database provides access to the content of journal articles, conference papers, thesis, patents and other information sources. They form the basis of, or add greater depth to the research work carried by individual or group. Most of database provides links to full Text sources where the library holds a subscription. The workshop aimed to create awareness among the PG students, Faculty members and Librarians of Parul University to excel in the technical research by being acquainted with how to effectively use the IEEE database.
User Awareness Program about E-Content
Central Library of Parul University and Informatics (India) Ltd. has jointly organized State level two days workshop on “User Awareness Program about E-Content” on 21st & 22nd March 2015 for Librarians, Faculty members and Students of Parul University with an objective of create awareness utility of E-Content. Main objective of this workshop was to provide new technology, materials, services to access through library available research, information resources, print documents specially various digital information with mire efficiency. More than 100 librarians has participated in the workshop. Experts Invited from Bangalore provided training to the participants. By this training, participants would develop more capability to access e-content through their libraries in better way and speedily.
Celebration of World’s Librarian Day
Every year Central Library of Parul University celebrates Librarian’s Day. During the celebration we organized various types of competitions such as Poster Making, Treasure Hunt, and Bookmark Making. Best Library users Student & Faculty are awarded every year one from one each institute. In 2015 an addition to competitions, Central Library of Parul University has organized one special program “Pustak Param Sakha” by well known Gujarati author & Poet Mr.Ankit Trivedi.