JLIS abstracts


DHARAM KUMAR. Knowledge, Research, Think Tanks and Role of Library Networks in India. 25,2;2000;173-83

Traces the origin and development of knowledge from the days of Adam and Eve to the present day of automation and Information technology. Highlights the importance and role of various organisations which conduct research in India. Discusses the significance of computer networking in research related activities. States the objectives and functioning of various library networks. Dwells upon the importance of INDIA THINK TANK which has been introduced by DELNET.