Automation And Networking Of 33 Public Libraries Using FOSS In Tamil Nadu

Using “Koha” ILMS package, LAMP Stack, Open VPN and other FOSS technologies, this team automated and networked 32 District Central Libraries and the Connemara State Central Library under an order from the TN DPL (Directorate of Public Libabries). The network now contains over 3 million holdings and over one lakh of active members, and provides state of the art services to its members. Mr Prabhakaran brings you a detailed insight on the same. A must-watch for those who believe in mapping success through FOSS.

Speaker: K Prabhakaran, Engineer, NRCFOSS, AU-KBC Research Centre, Anna University Chennai
Track: Academia
Date: 12th October 2012 Edition: OSI 2012