Dr Shivananda Bhat K

Associate Professor and Coordinator

Department of Library & Information Sciences

CURRENT ACADEMIC ROLE & RESPONSIBILITIES

    Shivananda Bhat K is Associate Professor in the Department of Library and Information Science.

    He

    • Plans, organises and manages the library services and facilities.
    • Prepares and presents the library budget.
    • Assists library users in retrieval of information using online resources.
    • Attends orientation programs and briefs the newly admitted students about the library services and rules and regulations of the library.
    • Ensures adequate staffing in all sections of the library.

SUBJECTS CURRENTLY TEACHING

Subject Semester / Year
Foundations of Library and Information Science Semester - I
Information Processing: Cataloguing (Theory) Semester - II
Information Processing: Cataloguing (Practical) Semester - II
Literature Search and Field Work Semester - II
Research Methodology Semester - III
Academic Library Systems Semester 1V
Advanced Literature search and Bibliometric Analysis (Practical) Semester III

ACADEMIC QUALIFICATIONS

Degree Specialisation Institute Year of passing
PhD Library and Information Science Mysore University, Mysore 2002

Experience

Institution / Organisation Designation Role Tenure
Department of Library and Information Science Associate Professor 2014 – present
Department of Library and Information Science Assistant Professor-Senior Scale 2011 - 2014
Department of Library and Information Science Senior Librarian 2000 -2011
Department of Library and Information Science Senior Librarian - 1 1996-2000
Department of Library and Information Science Assistant Librarian 1989-1996

AREAS OF INTEREST, EXPERTISE AND RESEARCH

Area of Interest

Health Sciences librarianship, User Education, Information literacy, Web Resources.

Area of Research

User Education.

Professional Affiliations & Contributions

  • Life member of Dakshina Kannada and Kodagu Library Association, Mangalore.
  • Life member of Karnataka Health Sciences Library Association, Bangalore.
  • Life member of Indian Library Association.

User Awareness on Single Window Search Tool Provided by KMC Health Sciences Library, MAHE, Manipal: A Study.

Dr Shivananda Bhat K Dr. Mahabaleshwara Rao Swapna

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal) 2019 September; 2729

Awareness, Perception and Use of Social, Networking Sites among Library Professionals and Semi-Professionals: A Case Study.

Dr Shivananda Bhat K Dr. Mahabaleshwara Rao Pooja

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal) 2019 September; 2844

Use of KMC Health Sciences Library Portal by Postgraduate Students and Faculty Members of Manipal College of Pharmaceutical Sciences, MAHE, Manipal, India.

Dr Shivananda Bhat K Dr. Mahabaleshwara Rao Sunil Shetty

Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal) 2018 November; 1864

Relationship between Online Journal Usage and their Citations in the Academic Publications: A Case Study.

Dr Shivananda Bhat K Shivananda Bhat Jessy A.

DESIDOC Journal of Library and Information Technology 2018 Sept;38(5):312-319

Perception of Semi-Professionals in using ICT in Manipal Academy of Higher Education Libraries.

Dr Shivananda Bhat K. Mahabaleshwara Rao Ashish Rao K.

DESIDOC Journal of Library and Information Technology 2018 Sept;38(5):369-374