National Training Workshop on the Use of E-Resources and Application of Tools and Techniques in Social Science Research

Organizer: M.P. Institute of Social Science Research (Autonomous Institute of ICSSR, Ministry of Education, Govt. of India and Ministry of Higher Education, Govt. of Madhya Pradesh)6, Professor Ramsakha Gautam Marg, Bharatpuri Administrative Zone, UJJAIN (MP) Phone: 0734-2510978 Fax: 0734- 2512450 E-mail:, Web:

About the Workshop

  • When: 13 to 17 March, 2023
  • Venue: M. P. Institute of Social Science Research, Ujjain

The workshop will focus on the renewed role of libraries in promoting information resources in social sciences and role of various tools and techniques being applied in social science research. The objective of this workshop is to acquaint participants engaged in research to enhance their knowledge to carry out their research studies in a systematic manner by using various tools and techniques available for research. This workshop will serve the purpose of providing effective information on e-resources and use of various research tools available for retrieving relevant information, review of literature, analysis, referencing, and writing of research reports, plagiarism check. Most of the research tools are Open Source Software and are freely available to the wider network of social science research. The focus of the workshop will be on computer and internet based applications for research and use of Open Source Softwares (PSPP, Zotero, Software for Plagiarism check, WordPress and LATEX, Bibliometric Analysis and other softwares like VOS Viewer) etc.

Participants for this workshop will be candidates working as faculty and research scholars in social sciences, librarian and information managers of academic and research institutions. There is no Course Fee. The participants will be provided with free lodging and boarding. The selected out station participants will be provided modest accommodation in the MPISSR Guest House, Ujjain. Travel for outstation participants (Sleeper Class rail fare only) will be reimbursed on the production of ticket.

We invite applications in the prescribed format latest by February 28, 2023. Only shortlisted applicants will be communicated for participation

Dr. S.S. Chandel

Workshop Coordinator, M.P. Institute of Social Science Research, 6, Professor Ramsakha Gautam Marg
Bharatpuri Administrative Zone, UJJAIN -456010 (MP) , Phone: 0734-2510978 Fax: 0734- 2512450 Mobile: 9406660834, Email:, , Website :


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