Recent Activities

The Bangalore University library has been witnessed for many more user, administrative and initiatives oriented activities in throughout academic year.

ಭಾರತ ರತ್ನ, ಬಾಬಾಸಾಹೇಬ್ ಡಾ|| ಬಿ. ಆರ್. ಅಂಬೇಡ್ಕರ್ ರವರ 62 ನೇ ವರ್ಷದ ಮಹಾಪರಿನಿರ್ವಾಣ ದಿನ

ಭಾರತ ರತ್ನ,  ಬಾಬಾಸಾಹೇಬ್ ಡಾ|| ಬಿ. ಆರ್. ಅಂಬೇಡ್ಕರ್ ರವರ 62 ನೇ ವರ್ಷದ ಮಹಾಪರಿನಿರ್ವಾಣ ದಿನದ ಅಂಗವಾಗಿ ಗ್ರಂಥಾಲಯದಲ್ಲಿ,  ಗ್ರಂಥಾಲಯ ಸಿಬ್ಬಂದಿ ಬಾಬಾಸಾಹೇಬ್ ಡಾ|| ಬಿ. ಆರ್. ಅಂಬೇಡ್ಕರ್ ರವರಿಗೆ ಪುಷ್ಪ ನಮನವನ್ನು ಸಲ್ಲಿಸಿದರು


Mahatma Gandhi 150th Birthday Celebration

Mahatma Gandhi's birthday (Gandhi Jayanti or Mahatma Gandhi Jayanti) is a gazetted holiday in India on October 2 each year. It marks the anniversary of Mahatma Gandhi's birth on October 2, 1869. Gandhi is remembered for his contributions towards the Indian freedom struggle
But 150th birthdaty (October 2, 2018) was Changlang, ‘Swachhta Hi Sewa’ campaign was celebrated in Changlang district in between 15 September to 02 October 2018. The Gandhi Jayanti was celebrated on 02 October 2018 as beginning of 150 years of celebrating the Mahatma marked the culmination of the ‘Swachhta Hi Sewa’ event.


The celebration of 150th Birthday of the Father of the Nation "Mahatma Gandhi" in the University Library


ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು ವಿ. ವಿ. ಗ್ರಂಥಾಲಯ ಕೈಪಿಡಿ ಬಿಡುಗಡೆ.
ವಿ. ವಿ. ಗ್ರಂಥಾಲಯದಲ್ಲಿ ಪ್ರಿಂಟ್ ಹಾಗೂ ಎಲೆಕ್ಟ್ರಾನಿಕ್ ಮಾಧ್ಯಮದಲ್ಲಿ ಲಭ್ಯವಿರುವ ಪುಸ್ತಕಗಳು, ನಿಯತಕಾಲಿಕೆಗಳು, ಮಹಾಪ್ರಬಂಧಗಳು, ಮತ್ತು ಆನ್ಲೈಿನ್ ಡಾಟಬೇಸ್ಗಿಳ ಸಂಕ್ಷಿಪ್ತ ಮಾಹಿತಿ ಹಾಗೂ ವಿವಿಯ ವಿದ್ಯಾರ್ಥಿಗಳಿಗೆ, ಅಧ್ಯಾಪಕರುಗಳಿಗೆ ಹಾಗೂ ಸಂಶೋಧನಾರ್ಥಿಗಳಿಗೆ ಗ್ರಂಥಾಲಯವು ಒದಗಿಸುವ ಸೇವೆಗಳ ಬಗ್ಗೆ ವಿವರಣೆಯುಳ್ಳ ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು ವಿ. ವಿ. ಗ್ರಂಥಾಲಯ ಕೈಪಿಡಿಯನ್ನು ವಿವಿ ಕುಲಪತಿಗಳು, ಕುಲಸಚಿವರು, ಕುಲಸಚಿವರು (ಮೌಲ್ಯಮಾಪನ) ವಿತ್ತಾಧೀಕಾರಿಗಳು ಹಾಗೂ ಎಲ್ಲಾ ನಿಕಾಯಗಳ ಡೀನರುಗಳು ಮತ್ತು ಇತರ ವಿವಿಯ ಅಧಿಕಾರಿಗಳ ಸಮ್ಮುಕದಲ್ಲಿ ವಿವಿಯಲ್ಲಿ ದಿನಾಂಕ 26.09.2018 ರಂದು ನಡೆದ ಕಿರು ಸಮಾರಂಭದಲ್ಲಿ ಬಿಡುಗಡೆ ಮಾಡುವ ಮೂಲಕ ಲೋಕಾರ್ಪಣೆ ಮಾಡಲಾಯಿತು.


The University Library organized a farewell function to the outgoing 2017-18 Batch Library Apprentice Trainees.


Librarian’s Day Celebration

Librarian’s Day was celebrated in the Bangalore University Library. On this occasion, the photographs of ex-University Librarians was unveiled in the librarian’s office. Eminent LIS professions, Prof. P. Sadashiva murthy, Dr. Pattana Shetti, Dr. M Anjanappa, Prof. Ramesha, Dr. Jayaram Naik, Dr. B. R. Radhakrishna, and Library staff were witnessed the event.

All former university librarians was become witneesed for this beatufiul vocations and had share their professional expriences, when they was faced problems, their initiatives and their struggles to provide better services to users and build a one of the good library among the all other state university libraries and give some of valuble sugguestions, tips and advise for both authoritve chair of the library and library team, how to restructing the hybrid library routines as presnt needs and requirments of user communties.

Active participation of University Librarian in the Springer Nature eBook Conclave at Jaipur on 20th August


Chinese delegation visit to University Library


The celebration of World Environment Day at Bangalore University Library Premises.

ದಿನಾಂಕ ೫-೬-೨೦೧೮ ರಂದು ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು ವಿಶ್ವವಿದ್ಯಾಲಯದ ಗ್ರಂಥಾಲಯ ಆವರಣದಲ್ಲಿ ವಿಶ್ವ ಪರಿಸರ ದಿನದ ಅಂಗವಾಗಿ ಮಾನ್ಯ ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು ವಿ. ವಿ. ಕುಲಪತಿ ಪ್ರೊ. ಐ. ಎಸ್. ಶಿವಕುಮಾರ, ವಿ. ವಿ. ಯ ಕುಲಸಚಿವರಾದಂತಹ ಡಾ. ಬಿ. ಕೆ. ರವಿ ಮತ್ತು ಬೆಂಗಳೂರು ವಿ. ವಿ. ಯ ಗ್ರಂಥಪಾಲಕರಾದಂತಹ ಡಾ. ಬಿ. ಆರ್. ರಾಧಾಕೃಷ್ಣ ರವರ ನೇತೃತ್ವದಲ್ಲಿ ಗ್ರಂಥಾಲಯ ಸಿಬ್ಬಂದಿಯಿಂದ ಗ್ರಂಥಾಲಯ ಆವರಣದಲ್ಲಿ ಸಸಿಗಳನ್ನು ನೆಡುವುದರ ಮೂಲಕ ಸ್ವಚ್ಛ, ಉತ್ತಮ, ಆರೋಗ್ಯಕರ, ಪ್ಲಾಸ್ಟಿಕ್ ಮುಕ್ತ ಹಾಗೂ ತ್ಯಾಜ್ಯ ಮುಕ್ತ ಸಮಾಜವನ್ನು ಮುಂದಿನ ಪೀಳಿಗೆಯವರಿಗೆ ಬಳುವಳಿಯಾಗಿ ನೀಡಬೇಕಾಗಿದೆ ಅನ್ನೊ ಕರೆಯನ್ನು ನೀಡಲಾಯಿತು.


Memorable occasions: Dr. B. R. Radhakrishna taking the charges as University Librarian


Orientation cum Awareness Programme

The Bangalore University Library was successfully organised a Orientation cum Awareness Programme on “e-Databases Tools and Techniques for Faculties and Researchers of BU” was held on 29th June 2018.

Access to Grammarly

The University Library is intended to purchase grammarly for the year 2019-20 for the benefit of research and academic community of the University. For that library organised an orientation programme for the faculty members, research scholars & students to make aware of tools and techniques of grammarly which is AI-powered products help people communicate more effectively. Millions of users rely on Grammarly every day to make their messages, documents, and social media posts clear, mistake-free, and effective along with give demonstration on available library resources and services both in traditional and electronic formats which are made available for users.

The University Library is intended to purchase Grammarly for the year 2019-20 for the benefit of research scholar and academic community of the University, for that library organised an orientation programme for the faculty members, research scholars & students to make aware of tools and techniques of Grammarly which is AI-powered products help people communicate more effectively. Millions of users rely on Grammarly every day to make their messages, documents, and social media posts clear, mistake-free, and effective along with give demonstration on available library resources and services both in traditional and electronic formats which are made available for users.

Initiation of not April Fool, Its needs become “April Cool”………!!!

Dr.Radhakrishna B.R, Librarian, BUL call for the “initiation of not April Fool, Its needs become April Cool”………!!!”. Therefore Bangalore University Library has started, Tree plantation around the Library, if any students, researchers and faculty members can interested to spare 1 hour, 4.00pm to 5.00pm anybody came and join in this Shramadan event

This “Go Green” initiatives was more impact and appreciated by Vice Chancellor, Registrar, and all-academic team of the Bangalore University and it also other university departments they also starting planting around their departments. Based on appreciation and success of this “Go Green” concept, our library  and especial our librarian would like to extend this programme for next three months and would like to plant more than 1000 plants in beside and around the university library in next month of April, May and June.

Jnanabharathi Campus Libraries Cooperation Consortia (JCLC)

The cooperative movement of libraries in and around Jnanabharathi campus, Bangalore University initiated and chaired by Dr. B.R. Radhakrishna, University Librarian, Bangalore University and in presence of special invitees Dr. H.S. Siddamalaiah, Professor, Dr. B.R. Ambedkar School of Economics (BASE) and Prof. B. Ramesha Department of Library and Information Science, Bangalore University, Bangalore was held at Library Board Room on 26th October 2018, The Committee Meeting has discussed all the aspects of library cooperation and sharing of resources, technology, tools and expertise including the services to meet the maximum needs of the users with minimum expenditure.

List of Participated sister concern Libraries
  • 1. Institute for Social and Economic Change (ISEC)
  • 2. National Law School of India University (NLSIU)
  • 3. Regional Institute of English (RIE)
  • 4. Indira Gandhi National Centre For The Arts (IGNCA)
  • 5. Sports Authority of India(SAI)
  • 6. Department of Atomic Energy (AMD).
  • 7. National Assessment and Accreditation Council (NAAC)
  • 8. Bengaluru Dr. B.R Ambedkar School of Economics (BASE)

  • National Library Week (User Orientation)

    Bangalore University Library celebrated the National Library Week as “Know Your Library” from 13th to 22nd December, 2018. In this occasion The Library conducted User Orientation Program for the Faculties, Research Scholars along with the Students of the Departments. First time of the Bangalore University library taken an initiativies to conduct 10 days library user orientation programme. In this orientation programme library staff gave the demonstration about “Know Your Library”available both traditional and electronic library resources, offering services, user interface initiatives and best practices for increase the usage of library..

    In first time of the Bangalore University library taken an intitiavies to conduct 10 days library user orientation programmes between 13th to 23rd December 2019 for all faculty members, researchers and students. In this orientation programme library staff gave the demonstration about available both trational and electronic library resources, offering services, user interface initiatives and best practices for increase the usage of library.

    e-Database aggregators and publishers content presentation


    ಸನ್ಮಾನಗಳು ಮತ್ತು ಗೌರವಗಳು

    Retirement Felicitation for Prof.T.D.Kemparaju, Vice Chancellor Bangalore North University.

    Mrs.Ramani Mohan, Senior Selection Grade Assistant Librarian, University Library, Bangalore has been felicitated and awarded for her distinguished contribution in the field of Academics and Research on occasion of “Daughter’s Day-2019” at J.B Campus, Bangalore University, Bangalore.


    Collaboration and Participations


    World Book and Copyright Day Celebration 2019


    World Yoga Day 2019


    NDLI Club – Telangana State Workshop for Educational Institutions

    The Bangalore University library successfully organised an one day workshop on “NDLI Club – Karnataka State Workshop for Educational Institutions” held at H.N Seminar hall, Bangalore University on 14th June 2019 with leadership of Dr.B.R.Radhakrishnna, University Librarian, University Library, Bangalore University, Bangalore – 560056.

    The workshop was inaugurate by Prof.T.D.Kemparaju, Vice Chancellor, Bangalore North University with lighting lamp along with Dr.B.K Ravi, Registrar, Bangalore University, Dr.Vingnesh, NDLI Chief Strategic officer, Dr.B.R.Radhakrishnna, University Librarian and library subordinate staff.

     

    During inauguration, Prof.T.D.Kemparaju, Vice Chancellor, Bangalore North University addressed keynote about workshop “the impact of ICT and its applications brought drastic changes in libraries and it facilitate bring all libraries to work through a single platform and sharing of information. In this aspect the NDLI has been initiative and take lead role to promote resource sharing activities with among the collaborative organizations”.  B.K Ravi, Registrar, Bangalore University agreed with Prof.T.D.Kemparaju views and wish, appreciate our university library activities and advise to bring more emerging initiatives whichever things will fulfil our university communities.

     

    Dr.Vingnesh, NDLI Chief Strategic officer, controlled on entire event with nicely presented about available multidisciplinary NDLI resources, services and accessed NDLI resources with effective search tools, techniques and other search strategies.

     

    Prof.K.R.Venugopal, Vice Chancellor, Bangalore University, Dr.Vingnesh, NDLI Chief Strategic officer and Dr.B.R.Radhakrishnna, University Librarian was witnessed for workshop valedictory session. Prof.K.R.Venugopal very much happy about audience active participation in workshop events and appreciate librarian, library staff within a week conduct these kind of collaborative workshop which is most helpful to bring university affiliated collages in one roof.

     

    NDLI workshop end with our Vice Chancellor personal distributed certificates to all 200 more participants, whoever comes from the different affiliated colleges and educational institutions.