Gulbarga University
Year of establishment:1980-81
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka State - India
Department of P.G. Studies and Research in Library and Information Science
Dr. V.T. Kamble
Professor
Dept. of PG Studies and Research Library and Information Science
Jnana Ganga, Gulbarga University
Gulbarga - 585 106 Karnataka, India
Tel No.: +91 8472-263276 (O)
+91 8472-263205/06 (Fax)
Residence
Pratik Palace, Plot No. 1,
Krishna Nagar, Kusnoor Road
Gulbarga - 585 106, Karnataka, India
Contact No.: +91 9449654686 (Cell)
+918095252740 (Cell)
Date of Birth: 21.06.1961
Academic Qualifications: M.L.I.Sc., M. Phil., Ph.D.
M.Li.Sc. Gulbarga University, Gulbarga 1986
M.Phil. Gulbarga University, Gulbarga 1989
Ph.D.

Gulbarga University, Gulbarga

Topic: Problems and Prospects of SC/ST Professional Staff Working in University Libraries in India

1996
Countries Visited : Bangkok, Thailand and Nepal
Areas of Specialization

Special Library System, Library Cataloguing, Traditional Knowledge Management; Personnel Management; Library Management; Special Librarianship and R & D;ICT Application User Research;HRD; HRM; Information Technology.

Major Research Project : UGC New Delhi has Sanctioned Major Research Project on the title “Development of E-Content on Traditional Knowledge and Folk Wisdom of Hyderabad Karnataka Region” for the period of 2 Years, i. e. from February 2010 to February 2012.

Teaching Experience (22 years)
Working as a Co-Ordinator of Remedial Coaching Programme Centre from 30/10/2009 to till date
1. Worked as Lecturer, Department of Library and Information Science, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 9/09/1990 to 8/09/1995
2. Worked as Lecturer, Senior Scale, Department of Library and Information Science, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 9/09/1995 to 8/09/2001
3. Worked as a Reader, Department of Library and Information Science, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga since 09/09/2001 to 31/12/2008
4. Working as a Professor, , Department of Library and Information Science, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga since 01/01/2009 to till date
Administrative Experience
1. Worked as a Librarian, at MGM First Grade College, Udupi from 1986-1988
2. Worked as a Library Assistant at Central Sericulture Research and Training Institute, Mysore from 1989 - 1990
3. Served as a Warden for two terms i.e. 2002-03 and 2003-04.
4. Served as a Chief Warden for one term i.e. 2006-07
5. Working as a Co-Ordinator of Remedial Coaching Programme Centre from 30/10/2009 to till date
Research Guidance

● Doctor of Philosophy

Sl.No.

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

   Year

1. Dr. S.S.Patil “Life and Works of Dr. S R Gunjal: A Study”. Gulbarga University, Gulbarga 2004
2. Dr. Mehatab Dakulge “Infotech-Based Information Services among Scientific and Research Institutions in Karnataka State: A Survey”. Gulbarga University, Gulbarga 2006
3. Dr. B. R. Gadgin “Community Information Services in Karnataka: A Case Study of Bellary District” 2010
4. Dr. Parashuram S. Kattimani “Impact of Information Technology on Libraries of Software Industries in Karnataka: A Study”. 2010
5. Dr. Arjun Kuntgal “Information Needs and Aspirations of Faculty and Students in Affiliated Colleges of University of Mysore: A Study” 2011
6. Dr. Sangeeta “Job Satisfaction among LIS Teachers in India” 2011
7. Dr. Machendranath Saibanna “Information Seeking Behavior of Users of Industrial Libraries of Hyderabad-Karnataka Region: A Study” 2011
8. Dr. Shamrao Ramanna “Information Use Behavior of Student and Faculty in Management Institutes of Bangalore” 2012

Present Working for Ph.D

Sl.No.

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

   Year

1. Mr. Vijakumar Bhimarao “Digital Library Initiatives in academic libraries in Karnataka state: A survey” (In progress) 2011
2. Mr. Dundappa S. Amoji “Development of E-Content on Traditional Knowledge and Folk Wisdom of Hyderabad Karnataka Region” (In progress) 2011
3. Mr. Ambaraya B. Maalge 2012
4. Ms. Kaveri Kallappa 2012
5. Ms. Sharanamma 2012
6. Mr. Rakesh Kumar 2012
7. Mr. Hans Raj 2012
8. Mr. Bendre Narsing D 2012
9. Mr. Pranesh shantaram 2012
10. Mrs. Seema A. Alur 2012
11. Mr. Santosh Basavaraj 2012
12. M.G. Bhat 2012

Master of Philosophy

Sl.No.

Name of the student

Title of the Thesis

   Year

1. Rajkumar Tippanna “Use of Information and Communication Technology in College Libraries of Gulbarga City: A Study”, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, 2006
2. Ramayya Use and Awareness Electronic Based Information Services in Gulbarga University Library : A Study. 2007
3. Shilpa “Electronic Information Sources and Services in S. Nijalingappa Medical College Bagalkot”.
4. Vijayakumar Bhimrao Information Use Behavior of Faculty Members of Engineering College Gulbarga: A Survey 2007
5. Vijayalaxmi Kale “Use of Electronic Media and Their Impact on Members of Teaching Faculty of Degree Colleges in Koppal City : A Study” 2008
Awards :
1. Gold Medal for Ph.D. Degree, 1996. On “Problems and Prospects of SC/ST Professional Staff working in the University Libraries in India” from Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, Karnataka, India.
2. M. Phil 2nd Rank in the Year 1989. from Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, Karnataka, India
Research Publications
1. Kamble V T. Kendriya Vidyala Libraries in Karnataka: A Survey. IN: Library and Information Science edited by D B Patil and M M Koganurmath. New Delhi, Ashish, 1994
2. Kamble V T. How to Inculcate Reading Habits among College Students?. Paper Presented at Twenty Ninth Orientation Course, Academic Staff College, University of Mysore 30 May 1994
3. Kamble V T and Machendranath. E-Resources: Users Needs and Fulfillment in Indian Scenario. IN: Prof C P Vashishth Festschrift Volume, FIC, Chennai, 2004
4. Kamble V T. Granathalaya Vijnani Dr S R Gunjal. Vijaya Karnataka, 25/6/2002
5. Kamble V T. Citation Analysis of Doctoral Dissertations in English: A Case Study of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga. Indian Journal of Information Science and Society, 16(1/2): 2003, pp66-71
6. Kamble V T. A General Theory of the Digital Libraries: An Overview. Paper Presented at 4th ASSIST National Seminar at Kuvempu University, Shimoga during 30 April -1 May 2004
7. Kamble V T and Parushuram Kattimani. Copy Right Issues in Digital Libraries: An Overview. Paper Presented at MLAI - 2004 National Convention at Chennai during 9-11 December 2004
8. Patil D B and Kamble V T. HKLIBNET: A Model fro Gulbarga region Libraries, Networking and Resources Sharing. Paper Presented at ICIM - 2005 at Mumbai from 21-25 February 2005
9. Kamble VT, WISE: An exciting new development and collaborative Model for online education in LIS Profession, Proceedings of the International Conference on Digital Libraries, Tata Energy Research Institute, New Delhi, 2006.
10. Kamble VT, Web Based Information Services in Software Industry Libraries : A Case Study. Indian Journal of Information Science and Services, Vol.1, July-Dec, 2007, pp13-17.
11. Kamble VT, Granthalayada Antharjaal, In: SS Patil (Editor), Grudev, Sapna, Bangalore 123-125, 2007.
12. Kamble VT, Role of CD-ROM database services in information services division, WIPRO Technologies Library: An Evaluative Study. Indian Journal of Information Science and services, Vol.1, 2008, pp26-28.
13. Dr. V. T. Kamble, Information Use Behaviour of Working Working Women in the Associated Cement Company(ACC), Wadi, Gublarga, Karnataka: A Study, Indian Journal of Information Science and Services, Vol. 03., No. 02., July-December 2009, Pp 1 to 06
14. Dr. V. T. Kamble, Job Satisfaction LIS Teachers in Karnataka : A Survey, , Indian Journal of Information Science and Services, Vol. 03., No. 02., July-December 2009, Pp 7 to 10
15. Dr. V. T. Kamble, Content Analysis of Indian Horticulture (2007-2009) , Indian Journal of Interdisciplinary Research, Vol. No.1., Issue 2, July – Dec - 2010
16. Dr. V. T. Kamble, Role of Community Centres in Rural Development : A State of The Arts in Karnataka. Journal of Information Management. Vol. 45, No. 4, December 2008. pp 419-428.
17. Dr. V. T. Kamble, Software Industries in Karnataka : A Gateway to Knowledge Resource. IJILI (Indian Journal of Information Library & Society)Vol. 21, No. 3-4, Juli-December 2008. pp 192-199
18. Dr. V. T. Kamble, Status of Community Information Science in Bellary District. SRELS Journals of Information Management, Vol. 46(1), 2009, pp 81-86.
19. Dr. V. T. Kamble, Usage of E-Resources among Software Engineers in Tata Consultancy Services (TCS): A Study. JLICT(Journal of Library and Information Communication Technology), Vol,. 1(1), 2009, pp 44-55.
20. Dr. V. T. Kamble, Information Needs and Behaviour of Students and Faculty: A Case Study of College Affiliated to Mysore University, Pearl: A Journal of Library and Information Science, Year 2009, Volume 3, Issue 2, (April-June).
21. Dr. V. T. Kamble, Industrial information and Services with Special Reference to Gulbarga District (Karnataka): A Survey. IJISS(Indian Journal of Information Science and Services). Vol. 1, No. 3, pp 24-26
Membership of Professional Organizations
1. Life Member of Indian Association of Teachers in Library and Information Science (IATLIS), Dharwad
2. Life Member of Karnataka Library Association (KALA), Bangalore
3. Life Member of Ananth Pendka "Budhavihar", Manalkelli, Bidar
4. ILA, New Delhi, (Life Member)
5. SOMLPA, New Delhi. (Life Member)
6. ISLIC, Kolkata Life Member).
National Seminars/Conferences/Workshops Attended
1. National Seminar on Dr Babasaheb Ambedkar on the Eve of Birth Centenary of Dr B R Ambedkar at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, 23-25 February, 1991
2. Seminar on "Computerization and Automation of Libraries/Information Centers" at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga. 16th June 1992
3. Training on "Computer Applications in Library and Information Science" at Pune University, Pune. 16-29th September 1992
4. XIV National Seminar at Indian Institute of Technology, Bombay. 18-22 December 1994
5. 20th Orientation Program at Academic Staff College, University of Mysore, Mysore. 4-31 May 1995
6. Training Program on Computer Applications organized by Gulbarga University, Gulbarga and INFLIBNET, Ahmedabad from 18-28th May 1995
7. UGC National Workshop on Human Rights Education held at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 15-21 December 1999
8. ICSSR Sponsored Course on Research Methodology Conduced by Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 22-25 March 2000
9. Multi-Lingual Poets Meet organized by Mankul Kalyan trust, Gulbarga held at Kannada Bhavan on 2 January 2001
10. Two Days Workshop organized by Udyaonmukha Yuva Barahagarara Balag from 14-15 September 2002 of 60th Birth Day of Honorable Minister Sri Mallikarjun M Kharge
11. National Seminar on "Relevance of Dr B R Ambedkar's Economic Thoughts for the Present Times" organized Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 15-16 February 2003
12. Fourth ASSIST National Seminar at Kuvempu University, Shimoga on 30th April and 1st May 2004
13. Program of NCERT on A Study of Teaching Marathi at Elementary Stage and to Develop Exemplary Material for Goa State at Panaji, Goa from 8-10 June 2004
14. Medical Library Association of India (MLAI-2004) Convention at Mumbai from 21-25 February 2005
15. Workshop on "Correspondence Analysis" organized by Department of Library and Information Science, University of Madras, Chennai from 29-30 September 2004
16. International Conference on "Information Management in a Knowledge Society" at Mumbai from 21-25 February 2005
17. Workshop on "Intellectual Property Rights"   jointly organized by the Department of Law, Gulbarga university, Gulbarga and CIPRA, National Law School of India University, Bangalore on 28th February and 1st March 2005
18. National Workshop on "Recent Trends in Digitization" organized by S V Central Library and Research Center and Tirumala Tirupathi Devasthanam's Foundation and Communication at Tirupati from 25-26 June 2005
19. Medical Library Association of India (MLAI-2005) Convention at   NIMHANS, Bangalore from 7-9 November 2005
20. National Workshop on "Human Rights Awareness and Training" Sponsored by National Human Rights Commission, New Delhi   and Vijnaneshwara's Mitakshara, Dept of Law, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 8-9th October 2005
21. Fourth International Convention CALIBER 2006 on "Dynamic Interoperable Web Based Information Systems" organized by Gulbarga University and INFLIBNET, Ahmedabad at Gulbarga University, Gulbarga from 2-4th February 2006
22. National Seminar   at NITTTR, Kolkatta from 2-4 February, 2006
23. Library Science Curriculum and Electronic Resources. 23rd National Conference of IATLIS, Punjabi University, Patiala, 23-25 November, 2006.
24. International Conference on Digital Libraries. Tata Energy Research Institute, New Delhi, 5-8 December, 2006.
25. National Conference on Community Information Service: Challenges and Opportunities for Libraries. Banaras Hindu University, US Educational Foundation in India, New Delhi, 20-22 March, 2006.
26. Sensitization-cum-Awareness Programme for Technology Information Facilitation Programme. DSIR, New Delhi, Gulbarga University, Gulbarga 17 November, 2007.
27. XXVI IASLIC Conference on Digital Media and Library Services, Jamia University, New Delhi, 26-29 December, 2007.
28. Participated as a Chair Person II Technical Session at National Seminar on “Relevance of Socio-Economic Thoughts of Dr. Ambedkar in the Context of L. P. G. and Quality in Higher Education” From 25-26th March 2009 Jointly organized by Dr. Ambedkar College of Arts and Commerce College Gulbarga and Dr. Ambedkar Peetha, Karnataka State Open University, Mysore.
29. Development of E-Content on Traditional Knowledge and Folk Wisdom of Hyderabad Karnataka Region in the national conference on knowledge management held from 21-tol 24 April 2010 at NASE, ICAR Pusa New Delhi
30. Indian Contributions in the Field of Emotional Intelligence: A Scientometric Study, in the 6th International Conference on Webometrics, Informetrics and Scientometrics held at the University of Mysore, Mysore from 19-22 October 2010.
31. Internet Use by the Faculty members of Gulbarga University, Gulbarga, in the International Conference on Global Environment and its Sustainability : Implication and Strategy, held from 25-29 November 2010 at Bangkok, Thailand
32. National Conference on Impact of Electronic Media on Libraries [National Level] Gulbarga
Other Co-curricular Activities
1. Organizing Committee Team Manager for University Youth Festival (South zone) held at Tirupathi, 2007.
2. Organizing Committee Team Manager for University Youth Festival (National Level) held at Kollapur
3. Efforts towards curbing tobacco among school and college students. District Hospital (Anti-tobacco cell), Gulbarga 13.01.2009
4. Special lecture on ‘Role of Libraries in the New Millennium’ at N. V. Degree College Gulbarga, September 20, 2008.
5. Special lecture on ‘Community Development in Hyderabad Karnataka District’. City Central Library, May 2008
6. Special lecture on ‘Inculcating reading habits Among public’. City Central Library, May 2009.
Board of Studies/Member
1. Board of Studies Member in Library and Information Science (PG) for the period of One Year, i. e. 18.04.2011.
2. Board of Studies Member in Library and Information Science (BLISc & MLISc), KSOU, Mysore, for the period of 3 Years from 03.09.2010 to 02.09.2013
3. Board of Studies Member in Library and Information Science (UG) KSWU, Bijapur, for the year 2009-10
4. BOE Member in Library and Information Science University of Mysore, Mysore, 2010-11.
5. BOE Member in Library and Information Science Shimoga University
Member of Selection Board
1. Nominated to Selection Committee, at Tumkur University, Tumkur, Karnataka.
2. Board of Appointments for Selection of Asst. Professors, Assot. Professors and Professors, Tumakur University, Tumkur, Karnatakak).
3. Board of Appointments for Selection of Asst. Librarians, Deputy Librarians and Librarian etc.,(Tumakur University, Tumkur, Karnataka).
Thesis and Dissertation Evaluation of Other Universities
1. S. V. University, Tirupati,(AP)
2. Nagpur University
3. Mangalore University, Mangalore