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  • Dr Bhakti Gala

  • Assistant Professor
  • Central University of Gujarat
Publications 2011 - 2024

Publications

  • 19
    Journal Articles
  • 6
    Book Chapter
  • 1
    Book
  • 17
    Conference
    Proceedings
  • 22
    Other
  • 4
    Projects
  • 1
  • 3
  • 11

Citations / H-Index

26 Citations
3 h-index
30 Citations

Google Scholar

Co-author Network


Expertise

Library and Information Science

Information Literacy; Cultural Heritage: Digital Libraries: Metadata and Authority Control; Open Access and Open Content; Public Libraries

Personal Information

Dr Bhakti Gala

Female
School of Library and Information Science, Sector 29 Central University of Gujarat
Gandhinagar, Gujarat, India - 382030


Experience

  • Assistant Professor

    School of Library and Information Science

    Central University of Gujarat

  • Teaching Assistant

    Department of Library and Information Science

    The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda


Qualification

  • Ph.D

    The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda

  • NET

    University Grant Commission

  • MLIS

    The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda

  • German- G3 Level

    Max Mueller Bhavan

  • P G Diploma in German

    The Maharaja Sayajirao University of Baroda


Honours and Awards

2022

James E Cretsos Leadership Award

Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T), USA

2022

ASIs&T Chapter Member of the Year Award

ASIS&T

2019

Best Short Research Paper Finalist

iconference 2019, USA

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2022

James E Cretsos Leadership Award

Association for Information Science & Technology (ASIS&T), USA

2022

ASIs&T Chapter Member of the Year Award

ASIS&T

2019

Best Short Research Paper Finalist

iconference 2019, USA

2014

2014 ASIS&T SIG III International Paper Contest-First Prize

The Association of Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T), USA

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Doctoral Theses Guided

2024

Convergence of Archives, Libraries and Museums in the Contmeporary Society of Nagaland: A Cultural Heritage Literacy Perspective

Ms Pichano Kikon, Central University of Gujarat

2023

Research Data Management Services in Science and Technology Libraries in India: An Exploratory Study

Mr. Manu T R, Central University of Gujarat

2024

Convergence of Archives, Libraries and Museums in the Contmeporary Society of Nagaland: A Cultural Heritage Literacy Perspective

Ms Pichano Kikon, Central University of Gujarat

2023

Research Data Management Services in Science and Technology Libraries in India: An Exploratory Study

Mr. Manu T R, Central University of Gujarat

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Membership In Professional Bodies

2022

Indian Association of Teachers in Library and Information Science (IATLIS)

Life Member

2018

Ahmedabad Library Network (ADINET)

Life Member

2014

American Library Association (ALA), USA

Annual, 2014- 2018

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2022

Indian Association of Teachers in Library and Information Science (IATLIS)

Life Member

2018

Ahmedabad Library Network (ADINET)

Life Member

2014

American Library Association (ALA), USA

Annual, 2014- 2018

2014

Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T), USA

Annual 2014-

2013

Gujarat Granthalya Seva Sangh, Gujarat, India

Life

2013

Chartered Institute of Library & Information Professionals (CILIP), UK

Student Membership, 2013-15

1996

Indian Library Association, India

Life Member

1996

Indian Association of Special Libraries and Information Centres, India

Life Member

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Membership In Committees

2023

ASIS&T

Director-at-large

2022

ASIS&T SIG-III (International Information Issues)

Chair

2021

Departmental Academic Integrity Committee for Centre for Comparative Literature and Translation Studies, School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies

Member

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2023

ASIS&T

Director-at-large

2022

ASIS&T SIG-III (International Information Issues)

Chair

2021

Departmental Academic Integrity Committee for Centre for Comparative Literature and Translation Studies, School of Language, Literature and Culture Studies

Member

2021

Departmental Academic Integrity Committee for School of National Security Studies

Member

2021

ASIS&T South Asia

Chair

2015

International Librarians Network (ILN)

Content Officer (2015-2017)

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Research Projects

Knowledge Exchange Project on International Digital Story Writing Competition: AI and Health

Funding Agency : University of Hong Kong

Dealing with COVID-19 and saving people’s lives in South Asia (SA) areas & beyond - A health informatics promotion project

Funding Agency : Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T), USA

Women empowerment through access to information:A study from public libraries in India

Funding Agency : Central University of Gujarat

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Knowledge Exchange Project on International Digital Story Writing Competition: AI and Health

Funding Agency : University of Hong Kong

Dealing with COVID-19 and saving people’s lives in South Asia (SA) areas & beyond - A health informatics promotion project

Funding Agency : Association for Information Science and Technology (ASIS&T), USA

Women empowerment through access to information:A study from public libraries in India

Funding Agency : Central University of Gujarat

Financial Information Literacy Toolkit to Educate boRrowers (FILTER): A Channel for Public Libraries to Partner with Governments for Financial Inclusion in the Developing World

Funding Agency : OCLC/ALISE Library & Information Science Research Grants

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