Library conducted a UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “Role and Relevance of Information Literacy in the Globalised Era” from 08/03/2012 to 09/03/2012. This seminar was the land-mark effort in the promotion of information literacy in South Kerala in general.
These effort made by the college library in promoting information literacy were worth mentioning and deserve all the support and encouragement of whole academic community of in and outside the nation. Almost all participants suggested that the need of the hour is the implementation of information literacy right from school to higher level of learning, which calls for the revamping of education system in India.
A paper presented in the seminar by Ms.Hellen Agne Amunga, Lecturer, Dept. of Educational Communication & Technology, School of Education, Kenyatta University, Nairobi, Kenya made a platform for the active discussion among the participants. Major areas discussed in the seminar were plagiarism and reference management, journal citation services on the internet, information literacy in education etc.