iSchools and It's Need for Promoting Information-Technology-Social Interaction: Overview and Need in Indian Educational Context

Scientific Review, 4(1), 1-7. ISSN(e): 2412-2599, ISSN(p): 2413-8835

10 Pages Posted: 27 Feb 2018

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Prantosh Paul

Raiganj University

A. Bhuimali

Raiganj University

P. S. Aithal

Srinivas Institute of Management Studies

D. Chatterjee

University of Engineering & Management, Jaipur

Date Written: January 30, 2018

Abstract

Information is treated as most important and valuable domain these days. There are many domains and fields which are closely related with information such as Information Science, Communication Science, Media Studies, Archival, Library Science, Information Technology, and Information Studies and so on. Hence a full-fledged association and foundation is established on such fields or more clearly on information fields (like the establishment of Information Schools / I-School caucus). The I-School has its own strength and specialization; together they share a fundamental interest in the relationships between information, people, and technology. The main aim and objective of this paper include Information Foundation and the domain surrounding by it. Paper talks about I-School organization, their main aim and objective and current activities in a brief manner. I-School caucus foundation plays an important role for healthy Information and Technological Infrastructure building by promoting education and research in the domain of information and technologies and allied fields.

Keywords: Information, Information Foundation, Information Centre, Information Science, Academics, Association, Universities, IT, Computing, I-School, Information School, B-School

Suggested Citation

Paul, Prantosh and Bhuimali, A. and Aithal, P. S. and Chatterjee, D., iSchools and It's Need for Promoting Information-Technology-Social Interaction: Overview and Need in Indian Educational Context (January 30, 2018). Scientific Review, 4(1), 1-7. ISSN(e): 2412-2599, ISSN(p): 2413-8835 . Available at SSRN: https://ssrn.com/abstract=3125472

Prantosh Paul

Raiganj University ( email )

Yogesh Bhawan; S/O Santi Ranjan Biswas; Ashok Pall
Near Asha Cinema Hall; P.O.+ P.S. Raiganj
Raiganj, West Bengal 733134
India

A. Bhuimali

Raiganj University

Yogesh Bhawan; S/O Santi Ranjan Biswas; Ashok Pall
Near Asha Cinema Hall; P.O.+ P.S. Raiganj
Raiganj, West Bengal 733134
India

P. S. Aithal (Contact Author)

Srinivas Institute of Management Studies ( email )

Srinivas Campus
Pandeshwar
Mangalore, Mangalore 575001
India
9343348392 (Phone)

HOME PAGE: http://www.srinivasuniversity.ac.in

D. Chatterjee

University of Engineering & Management, Jaipur

jaipur, 302017
India

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