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KNoor: Knowledge Repository Open Network.
Emerging Technologies and changing Dimensions of Libraries and Information Services (2010)
  • S M Shafi
  • Nadim Akhtar Khan
  • Rosy Jan
Abstract
The paper discusses KNoor (Knowledge Repository Open Network) which aims at harvesting and aggregating the scholarly products emanating from research and scientific institutions of Jammu & Kashmir. The paper highlights genesis, significance, cooperation and various modules of access etc with screen shots as a unique cooperative, multilingual repository of research papers, ETDs and conference proceedings of three premier institutes of valley (University of Kashmir, Sher-e-Kashmir Institute of Medical sciences, Sher-e-Kashmir University of Agricultural Sciences) in the first phase. It also discusses challenges and lessons learnt in the process with a view to help other institutions to advance the mission of Open access movement in the country.
Keywords
  • Electronic Thesis and Dissertation (ETD),
  • Research papers,
  • multilingual repository,
  • Cooperative repository
Publication Date
2010
Editor
Sanjay Kataria , John Paul Anbu K and Shri Ram
Publisher
KBD Publication
ISBN
978-81-907999-1-1
Citation Information
S M Shafi, Nadim Akhtar Khan and Rosy Jan. "KNoor: Knowledge Repository Open Network." New DelhiEmerging Technologies and changing Dimensions of Libraries and Information Services (2010)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/nadim_khan/7/