International Short Term Course

Open Source Software for Library Management

OSSLM-2020 from Dated: 11-16 May 2020

Course Theme

The digital transformation of scholarly communication embraces open source software (OSS) for library management (LM) in various capacities as Library Automation, building Institutional Repositories, Integration of e-resources, access and remote access to information.

Important Dates

1. Short Term Course date : 11-16 May 2020
2. Early Bid registration : Between January 28th - April 15th, 2020
3. Late Bid registration : Between April 16th – April 30th, 2020


The registration fee includes kit, course materials (Software CD), Lunch and dinner. Participants need to register as per the instruction below and send the print-out of registration form along with Demand Draft or NEFT Payment Receipt to Librarian, Central Library, IIT Kharagpur-721302..


The accommodation for the participants may be arrangement in our institute’s guest houses from 11-16 May 2020 on payment basis.