National Conference on Revitalizing the Libraries in the Google Generation

Organizer: The National Engineering College (NEC), Kovilpatti, Thoothukudi District, Tamil Nadu, India and Society for the Advancement of Library and Information Science (SALIS)

About the Conference

  • When: 13.10.2023 & 14.10.2023
  • Registration Fee Needed
  • Mode: Offline
  • Call for Papers

Note: Conference Registration fee waived for Public Librarians / Public Library Professionals

Pre-Conference Tutorial: Pre-Conference tutorial on ‘Moodle: Open Source Learning Management System’ on 12th October 2023.

Conference: SALIS 2023 National Conference on ‘Revitalizing the Libraries in the Google Generation’ during 13th – 14th October 2023.

Conference Main Themes

Revitalizing the Libraries in the Google Generation


  • Importance and need of Libraries in the Google Generation
  • Innovative Library Services, User Interfaces and New Delivery Channels
  • Research Support Services to Promote Research among Google Generation
  • Role of Academic and Public Libraries to Reach the Google Generation
  • Perceptions and Expectations of Digital Natives and the Google Generation from the Library
  • Re-Skilling of LIS Professionals to meet the Digital Challenges
  • Design of Library Services using Social Media to reach the Google Generation
  • Role of Libraries in the Era of Open Access, Open Data and Open Source
  • Remote Access to Library Resources: Software Options such as Open Athens, Shibboleth
  • E-Learning and MOOCs
  • Use of New Technologies to Revitalize Libraries: AI, Big Data, IoT, Data Mining, Block Chain Technology etc
  • Copyright, IPR Ethical Issues in the Digital Era
  • Current Professional Issues and Ethics of Librarianship
  • Establishing Library and Community Development Centre to empower the Rural Community
  • Next-Generation Digital Libraries
  • Green Libraries & Smart Libraries
  • Hybrid and HyFlex Library Services
  • Virtual Space in Physical Library

Registration Fee Details

CategoryConference & TutorialConferenceTutorial
Sponsored Candidate2,0001,500500
Research Scholars (Full time)1250750500
LIS Students (Regular)1000500500

Registration fee should be paid through Demand Draft drawn in favour of ‘The Principal, National Engineering College’ payable at ‘Kovilpatti’ and addressed to the Organizing Secretary.

Online Payment Details

  • Account Name: National Engineering College
  • Account No.: 174902000000501
  • IFSC Code: IOBA0001749
  • Account Type: Current Account
  • Bank Name: Indian Overseas Bank
  • Branch: K.Ramasamy Nagar Branch, Kovilpatti, Tamil Nadu

Kindly inform the bank UTR number once the payment receipt through e-mail @, The Demand Draft should be sent to the Organizing Secretary, SALIS 2023, National Engineering College, Kovilpatti – 628 503.

Registration Fee Includes

Presenters / Non-Presenters / Attendee

  • 4 Refreshments (Morning and Evening) and 2 Lunches
  • Dinner with Cultural Show (2 Day)
  • Conference Book (Not Applicable for Non-presenters & Attendee)
  • Conference Bag & Conference Group Photo (Printed)
  • Participation & Attendance Certificate
  • Conference ID, Notepad, Pen & Handout Conference Schedule
  • Conference Photo Coverage (Soft Copy)

Important Dates

  • Last Date for Submission of Full Paper : 11.09.2023
  • Communication of Acceptance : 14.09.2023
  • Last date for Registration : 10.10.2023
  • Pre-conference Tutorial : 12.10.2023
  • National Conference : 13.10.2023 & 14.10.2023

Address for Correspondence

Dr.K.Karunai Raghavan, Librarian, Convenor & Organizing Secretary, SALIS 2023, National Engineering College, K.R.Nagar, Kovilpatti – 628 503- Thoothukudi District, Tamil Nadu, India.

Mobile: 91765 76503, 9444 885083, 94437 21864

Phone: 04362 – 222 502, 93859 76684, 93859 76674. Extn.: 1090- Fax: 04362 – 232 749

Conference Website

All the announcements about the conference will be available in the conference website: Visit Here

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