Dr. Shivananda Bhat K,
Associate Professor and Coordinator

Dr. K. Shivananda Bhat did his M.L.I. Sc from Mangalore University and  PhD. from the University of Mysore. Presently he is the working as Chief Librarian in the Health Sciences Library of MAHE, Manipal.

EXPERIENCE
Membership of Professional Organizations:

  • Dakshina Kannada and Kodagu Library association, Mangalore

AREAS OF INTEREST IN TEACHING

  • Health Sciences librarianship
  • Library Administration
  • User Education
  • Information literacy 
  • Web Resources

TOP 5 RESEARCH PUBLICATIONS/ PROJECTS

  • Search Strategies for accessing Health Science databases. International conference on knowledge for all: Role of libraries and information centers. Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai. Nov. 12-15, 2008.

  • Management of e-Resources: A Case Study of KMC Health Sciences Library,Manipal. National Conference on Content Management in Digital Era: Opportunities and Challenges. Kuvempu University, Shivamogga. March 12-13, 2010.

  • PubMed: An open access database for accessing Health Science Literature. 12th MANLIBNET Convention on Knowledge Dissemination through Libraries and Information Centres: Sharing knowledge for the Future, Institute of Health Management Research (IIHMR) Jaipur. Nov 22-24, 2010

  • Role of library professionals in user education in digital era National Conference on Future of Academic Libraries: Challenges and Opportunities Madurai Kamaraja University.Madurai 7-8 Apr 2011.