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Saturday, 25 March 2017

DrLibSc's Important Abbreviations, Meaning and Dates in Library and Information Science



  DrLibSc's Important Abbreviations, Meaning and Dates in Library and Information Science
·         Scopus: Abstract and citation database of research literature
·         J-Store (1995): Journal Storage
·         Emeralds: Full text Journal Publishers
·         Science Direct: Full-text scientific database
·         ERIC: Education Resources Information Center, is the world's largest digital library of
·         education literature
·         J-Gate (2001): J-Gate is an electronic gateway to global e-journal literature
·         Project MUSE (1993): Online database of more than 200 journals from nonprofit publishers
·         EBSCO: Reference Databases
·         Pubmed: Citations for biomedical articles from MEDLINE
·         IndMed: A Bibliographic Database of Indian Biomedical Literature is an indexing of
·         medical and other biomedical journals from India not cover in Medline
·         INIS: The INIS Database, contains over 3 million bibliographic records
·         LISA: Library and Information Science Abstracts is an international abstracting and
·         indexing tool designed for library professionals and other information specialists
·         Genamics JournalSeek: Genamics JournalSeek is the largest completely categorized
·         database of freely available journal information available on the internet. The database
·         presently contains 95320 titles. Journal information includes the description (aims and
·         scope), journal abbreviation, journal homepage link, subject category and ISSN.
·         Econlit: The American Economic Association’s electronic bibliography, EconLit, indexes
·         more than thirty years of economics literature from around the world. Compiled and
·         abstracted in an easily searchable format, EconLit is a comprehensive index of journal
·         articles, books, book reviews, collective volume articles, working papers and dissertations
·         REPEC: Research Papers in economics. Collaborative volunteer effort to enhance the
·         dissemination of research in economics. The database contains information on more than
·         585,000 items
·         OCLC Worldcat: A global catalog of library collections.
·         Tamil Nadu (formerly Madras) Public Libraries Act. 1948
·         Andhra Pradesh Public Libraries Act. 1960
·         Karnataka Public Library Act 1965
·         Maharashtra Public Libraries Act 1967
·         West Bengal Public Libraries Act 1979
·         Manipur Public Libraries Act 1988
·         Kerala Public Libraries Act 1989
·         Haryana Public Libraries Act 1989
·         Mizoram Public Libraries Act 1993
·         Goa Public Libraries Act 1993
·         Gujarat Public Libraries Act 2002
·         Orissa Public Library Act 2002
·         Uttaranchal Public Libraries Act, 2005.
·         Rajasthan Public Libraries Act 2006
·         Delhi Public Library 1951
·         DRTC, Bangalore 1962
·         Raja Ram Mohan Roy Library Foundation 1972
·         Connemara Public Library 1890
·         Khuda Baksha Oriental Public Library 1891
·         Bhandarkar Oriental Research Institute, Pune 1917
·         Rampur Raza Library, Uttar Pradesh 1774
·         State Lenin Library, Moscow 1862
·         National Library of India- 1835
·         Bibliothec Nationale, Pris (National Library, France) 1440
·         National Diet Library, Japan 1948
·         National Library, Germany 1912
·         Library of Congress, USA 1800
·         Library Association (UK)-1877 now Known as Chartered institute of Library and
·         Information Professionals (From 2002) 1877 (now name changed in 2002 as CILIP)
·         American Library Association- 1876
·         Association of Special Libraries and Information Beureaux –ASLIB 1926
·         IFLA-1929 1929 UBC-1974, UAP-1976
·         Special Library Association(SLA) 1909
·         FID 1982
·         UNESCO 1945
·         India Library Association 1933
·         IASLIC 1955
·         RRRLF 1972
·         DDC by Melvil Dewey 1876
·         Expansive Classification by C.A. Cutter- 1879
·         Library of Congress Classification 1902
·         Subject Classification by J. D. Brown 1906
·         Colon Classification 1933
·         Bibliographic Classification by H. E. Bliss 1935
·         International Classification by F. Rider 1961.
·         Library of Congress Subject Headings 1898
·         Sears List of Subject Headings (SLSH) 1923
·         AACR first published 1908
·         MARC 1966
·         AACR-I 1967
·         CCF 1972
·         ISBD 1974
·         UNIMARC 1977
·         AACR-II 1978
·         Online Computer Library Centre (OCLC) 1967
·         Research Library Group (RLG)-RLIN 1974
·         Joint Academic Network (JANET)
·         Consortium of University Research Libraries (CURL) 1997
·         China Academic Library & Information System 1998
·         NICNET 1977
·         CALIBNET 1986
·         ERNET 1986
·         INFLIBNET 1988
·         DELNE 1992
·         ADINET 1993
·         MALIBNET 1993
·         MYLIBNET 1994
·         UGC INFONET 2002
·         HELINET 2003
·         Asia and Pacific Information Network (APIN)
·         Information Society program for Latin America and The Caribbean (INFOLAC) 1986
·         Global Network for Education in Journalism 1999
·         Orbicom 1994
·         UNESCO Network for Associated Library (UNAL)
·         UNISIST Programme 1971
·         CDS/ISIS 1985
·         WINISIS Distributed
·         SOUL 2000
·         GREENSTONE 1997
·         DSPACE 2002
·         KOHA 2000
·         NEWGENLIB 2007
·         EPRINTS 2000
·         Relational Indexing- J.E.L.Farradane 1950
·         Coats Subject Indexing- E.J. Coats 1963
·         PRECIS-Derek Austin 1974
·         POPSI- G. Bhattacharya 1964
·         Kaisers systematic Indexing 1911
·         UNITERM- Martimer Taube 1953
·         Science Citation Index 1974
·         Social Science Citation Index 1973
·         Arts & Humanities Citation Index 1978
·         Roget’s Thesaurus 1852
·         Andhra Pradesh Library Association, 1914
·         Maharashtra Library Association, 1921
·         Bengal Library Association, 1925
·         Madras Library Association, 1928
·         Karnataka Library Association, 1929
·         Punjab Library Association, 1929
·         Samastha Kerala Pustakalaya Samiti, 1931
·         Bihar Library Association, 1936
·         Assam Library Association, 1938
·         Utkal Library Association, 1944
·         Kerala Library Association, 1945
·         Hyderabad Library Association, 1951
·         U.P.Library Association, 1951
·         Delhi Library Association, 1953
·         Gujarat library Association, 1953
·         Madhya Bharat Library Association, 1957
·         Gomantak Library Association, 1961
·         Rajasthan Library Association, 1962
·         Jammu & Kashmir Library Association, 1966
·         Tripura Library Association, 1967
·         Manipur Library Association, 1987
·         Mizoram Library Association, 1987
·         Meghalaya Library Association, 1994
·         Nagaland Library Association, 1996
·         A&I - Abstracting and Indexing
·         CRG – Classification Research Group
·         AACR2 - Anglo-American Cataloging Rules, Second Edition
·         AALL - American Association of Law Libraries
·         AASL - American Association of School Librarians
·         ABAA - Antiquarian Booksellers Association of America
·         ACRL - Association of College & Research Libraries
·         AGRIS – Agricultural Information System
·         AHIP - Academy of Health Information Professionals
·         AICTE - All India Council for Technical Education
·         ALA - American Library Association
·         ALC - Americans for Libraries Council
·         ALCTS - Association for Library Collections and Technical Services.
·         ALISE - Association for Library and Information Science Education
·         ALISE - Association for Library and Information Science Education
·         ALOHA - Astronomy Librarians of Hawaii Association
·         ALP – Advancement for Librarianship
·         ANSI - American National Standards Institute
·         APA - American Psychological Association
·         ARL - Association of Research Libraries
·         ARLIS/ANZ - Arts Libraries Society of Australia and New Zealand
·         ARLIS/NA - Art Libraries Society of North America
·         ARLIS/UK & Ireland - Arts Libraries Society of the United Kingdom and Ireland
·         ARMA International - Association of Records Managers and Administrators International
·         ASCII - American Standard Code for Information Interchange
·         ASIS - American Society for Information Science (and Technology)
·         ASTED - Association pour l'avancement des Sciences et TEchniques de la Documentation
·         AV - Audio-Visual
·         BALID - Bangladesh Association of Librarians, Information Scientists and Documentalists
·         BCI - Bar Council of India
·         BFM - Bibliographic File Maintenence
·         BI - Bibliographic Instruction
·         BIBCO - the monographic BIBliographic record COmponent of the Program for Cooperative
·         Cataloging
·         BIP - Books In Print
·         BL - British Library
·         BLISc - Bachelor of Library and Information Science
·         BnF - Bibliothèque nationale de France
·         BONET – Bombay Library Network
·         BPL - Boston Public Library
·         CAHSL - Connecticut Association of Health Sciences Librarians
·         CALIBNET – Calcutta Network
·         CAPS – Content, Abstract and Photocopy Service (INSDOC)
·         CDA - Communications Decency Act
·         CDC - Curriculum Development Committee
·         CD-R - Compact Disc-Recordable
·         CD-ROM - Compact Disc Read-Only Memory
·         CD-RW - Compact Disc ReWritable
·         CDS - Cataloging Distribution Service (Library of Congress)
·         CDS/ISIS - Computerised Documentation Services Intregated Set of Information System
·         CEP - Continuing Education Programme
·         CILIP - Chartered Institute of Library and Information Professionals
·         CIP - Cataloging-In-Publication
·         CLA - Canadian Library Association
·         CLIR - Council on Library & Information Resources
·         CLISc - Certificate Course in Library and Information Science
·         CLS - Certificate in Library Science
·         CNI - Coalition for Networked Information
·         COMLA - Common Welth Library Association
·         CONSER - Cooperative ONline SERials (PCC component)
·         CPSO - Cataloging Policy and Support Office (Library of Congress)
·         CSIR - Council of Scientific and Industrial Research
·         CV - Curriculum Vitae
·         DCM Z1 - Descriptive Cataloging Manual Z1 ("Yellow Pages")
·         DDB - die Deutsche Bibliothek (German National Library)
·         DDC - Dewey Decimal Classification
·         DDS - Document Delivery Service
·         DEC - Distance Education Council
·         DELNET – Delhi Library Network
·         DESIDOC - Defense Scientific Information and Documentation Center
·         DEVSIS – Development Science Information System
·         DIRKS - Design and Implementation of Recordkeeping Systems
·         DLIS - Department of Library and Information Science
·         DLSc - Diploma in Library Science
·         DMCA - Digital Millennium Copyright Act
·         DOI - Digital Object Identifier
·         DRC – Data Referral Centra
·         DRM - Digital Rights Management
·         DRTC - Documentation Research and Training Center
·         DVD - Digital Video Disc
·         ENVIS – Environment Information System
·         ERIC - Educational Resources Information Clearinghouse
·         FDLP - Federal Depotisitory Library Program
·         FRBR - Functional Requirements of Bibliographic Records
·         GIF - Graphics Interchange Format
·         GIS - Geographic Information Systems
·         GPO - Government Printing Office
·         GUI - Graphical User Interface
·         HR - Human Resources
·         HTML - HyperText Markup Language
·         HTTP - HyperText Transfer Protocol
·         HTTPS - HyperText Transfer Protocol Secure
·         IALL - International Association of Law Libraries
·         IAMSLIC - International Association of Aquatic and Marine Science Libraries and
·         Information Centers
·         IASLIC - Indian Association of Special Libraries and Information Centers
·         IATLIS - Indian Association of Teachers in Library and Information Science
·         IB - Information Behavior
·         ICSSR - Indian Council of Social Science Research
·         ICT - Information and Communication Technology
·         IE - Internet Explorer
·         IFLA - International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions
·         IFLA - International Federation of Library Associations and Institutions
·         III - Innovative Interfaces, Incorporated
·         IIT - Indian Institute of Technology
·         ILA - Indian Library Association
·         ILL - InterLibrary loan
·         IMLS - Institute for Museum and Library Services
·         INFLIBNET – Information and Library Network (UGC)
·         INSDOC - Indian National Scientific Documentation Center
·         ISBD - International Standard Bibliographic Description
·         ISBN - International Standard Book Number
·         ISC - Information for Social Change (Advocacy group : United Kingdom)
·         ISP - Internet Service Provider
·         ISSN - International Standard Serial Number
·         IT - Information Technology
·         JAKE - Jointly Administered Knowledge Environment
·         JPEG - Joint Photographic Experts Group
·         JSTOR - Journal STORage
·         KWIC - KeyWord In Context
·         KWOC - KeyWord Out of Context
·         LAB - Library Association of Bangladesh
·         LAN - Local Area Network
·         LC - Library of Congress
·         LCC - Library of Congress Classification
·         LCCN - Library of Congress Control Number
·         LCRI - Library of Congress Rule Interpretation(s)
·         LCSH - Library of Congress Subject Heading
·         LCSH - Library of Congress Subject Headings, aka "The Big Red Books"
·         LFF - LIbrarians For Fairnesss
·         LIS - Library and Information Science
·         LIS - Library and Information Science (common abbreviation)
·         LISA - Library and Information Science Abstracts
·         LISA - Library and Information Services in Astronomy
·         LISBd - Librarians and Information Scientists, Bangladesh
·         LITA - Library and Information Technology Association
·         LOCKSS - Lots of Copies Keep Stuff Safe
·         LTTE - Letter To The Editor
·         MALS - Master of Arts, Librarianship
·         MARC - MAchine Readable Cataloging
·         MARC - Machine Readable Catalogue
·         MARC 21 Machine Readable Catalogue 21 Century
·         MCI - Medical Council of India
·         Medical Library Association
·         MFHD - MARC Format for Holdings Data
·         MIS - Master of Information Science
·         MLA
·         MLA - Modern Library Association
·         MLIS - Master of Library and Information Science
·         MLS - Master of Library Science
·         Modern Language Association
·         MSLIS - Master of Science in Library and Information Science
·         Music Library Association
·         NAAC - National Assessment and Accreditation Council
·         NACO - the Name Authority COmponent of the PCC
·         NAMTC - National Association of Media & Technology Centers
·         NAR - Name Authority Record
·         NASIG - North American Serials Interest Group
·         NASSDOC - National Social Science Documentation Center
·         NCLIS - National Commission on Libraries and Information Science
·         NCTE - National Council for Teachers Education
·         ND - No Date
·         NISC - National Information Services Corporation
·         NISCAIR - National Institute for Science Communication and Information Resources
·         NISO - National Information Standards Organization
·         NLA - Nevada Library Association
·         NN/LM - National Network of Libraries of Medicine
·         NTIS - National Technical Information Service
·         NUC National Union Catalog
·         NYPL - New York Public Library
·         OCLC - Online Computer Library Center
·         ODLIS - Online Dictionary for Library and Information Science
·         OED - Oxford English Dictionary
·         OP - Out of Print
·         OPAC - Online Public Access Catalog
·         OS - Out of Stock
·         PC - Personal Computer
·         PCC - Program for Cooperative Cataloging (Library of Congress)
·         PDF - Portable Document Format
·         PGDIT - Post Graduate Diploma in Information Technology
·         PGDLAN - Post Graduate Diploma in Library Automation and Networking
·         PLA - Pakistan Library Association
·         PLG - Progressive Librarians Guild (Advocacy group : chiefly United States)
·         PMOLIB - Prime Minister's Office Library
·         PO - Purchase Order
·         PPL - Peace Palace Library
·         RA - Readers' Advisory
·         RAK - Regeln für Alphabetische Katalogisierung
·         RDA - Resource Description and Access
·         RDF - Resource Description Framework
·         RFID - Radio Frequency IDentification
·         RFK - Regeln für die Formalkatalogisierung
·         RFP - Request For Proposal
·         RIM - Records and Information Management
·         RLG - Research Libraries Group
·         RRRLF - Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation
·         RSS - Multiple, depending on the version
·         RSWK - Regeln für den Schlagwortkatalog
·         RUSA - Reference and Users Services Association
·         SAA - Society of American Archivists
·         SACO - the Subject Authority COmponent of the PCC
·         SCCTP - Serial Cataloging Cooperative Training Program
·         SCM - Subject Cataloging Manual (Library of Congress)
·         SIC code - Standard Industrial Classification code
·         SLA - Special Libraries Association
·         SMS reference - Short Message Service reference
·         SPARC - Scholarly Publishing and Academic Resources Coalition
·         SRRT - Social Responsibilities Round Table (American Library Association)
·         SSL - Secure sockets layer
·         SuDoc - Superintendent of Documents
·         t.p. - Title page
·         TOC - Table Of Contents
·         UDC - Universal Decimal Classification
·         UGC - University Grants Commission
·         URI - Unifrom Resource Indicator
·         URL - Uniform Resource Locator
·         USA PATRIOT Act - Uniting and Strengthening America by Providing Appropriate Tools
·         Required to Intercept and Obstruct Terrorism Act
·         USB - Universal Serial Bus
·         VHS - Video Home System
·         VLOG - Video (web-)log.
·         VPN - Virtual Private Network
·         WAN - Wide Area Network
·         WLIC - World Library and Information Congress
·         WWW - World Wide Web
·         Z39.50

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