Badan Barman

Badan Barman

Assistant Professor

MLISc (Gauhati) PhD (Gauhati)

Specialization: Social Media, Website, Web 2.0, Internet

Department of Library and Information Science
Gauhati University, Guwahati, 781014
Email:- badanbarman@gauhati.ac.in

Dr. Badan Barman is working as an Assistant Professor in the Department of Library and Information Science, Gauahati University since September 29, 2014 till date. He worked at the Central Reference Library, Kolkata as “Apprenticeship on Lib. & Inf. Science”. The author also worked as a Research Assistant in the ICSSR sponsored research project “Rural Libraries of North East India: A Machine Readable Database” at DLISc, Gauhati University. He also worked for a short period at Media Trust, Assam. He was ICSSR, New Delhi Centrally Administered Doctoral Fellow as well as worked as Academic Consultant in Library and Information Science at Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University, Assam. Later on, he joined as Assistant Librarian in the same institute.

            He is BSc (Botany) from Guwahati College with 15th Position in 2003, MLISc from the Department of Library and Information Science, Gauhati University with 1st position in 2005. He was awarded Ph.D in Library and Information Science by Gauhati University in the year 2011 for his thesis “Web Resources in Library and Information Science: A Managerial Approach” under the guideship of Professor Narendra Lahkar. He qualified in the UGC NET examination in Library and Information Science of December, 2005 and June, 2006.

            He completed one Major Research Project on “Application of Information Communication Technologies in Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University: A Road Ahead” jointly with Dr. Arupjyoti Choudhury and Dr. Ankuran Dutta. He completed two Minor Research Projects entitled “Open Access E-Journal Portal of KKHSOU” and “Old Examination Question Papers of KKHSOU: Making it Accessible to the Learners”.

            The first edition of his book “Library and Information Science: UGC-NET Guide”, ISBN: 978-81-86307-53-3 published by DVS Publisher was sold out within one year of its release and the “Library and Information Science: UGC-NET Guide”, 2nd Revised and Enlarged Edition (with objective type questions and answers) of the book was sold out within two years’ time from publication. He also compiled and self-published “Directory of Library and Information Science Teachers in India” in the year 2016.

            He is widely known in India and abroad in the field of Library and Information Science for innovative use of web technologies in his field of work. His popular websites include “LIS Links” (http://www.lislinks.com), “Free Online CBSE UGC NET Guide Book” (http://www.netugc.com), etc.

            His LIS Links project was included in the 200 Tech Success Stories compiled by the PC Quest magazine, June 2010. The LIS Links project able to receive “Jury Special Mention” award in the category of “Best Usages of ICT in Education and Learning” in the E-North East Award 2011 held at Kohima, Nagaland (India). It also received “Jury Special Mention” award in the category of Advocacy & Empowerment in the North East Social Impact Award 2015 held at NEDFi House, Guwahati, Assam (India) on 28th August, 2015.

            He can be contacted via Website: www.badanbarman.in, Email: badanbarman@gmail.com and Mobile: 9864205166

 


Title: Directory of Teachers and Officers of Gauhati University
Sub-Title: N.A.
Author / Editor / Compiler: Dr. Badan Barman
Publisher: Gauhati University
Place: Guwahati
Year: 2018
Pages: 76
Price: N.A.
ISBN/ISSN: N.A.
Free Download / Purchase Link: https://goo.gl/f73LaE

Title: UGC NET Solved Question Paper-1
Sub-Title: General and Compulsory for all Subjects (2006-2016)
Author / Editor / Compiler: Dr. Badan Barman
Publisher: DVS Publishers
Place: Guwahati
Year: 2017
Pages: 318
Price: Rs. 395
ISBN/ISSN: 978-93-85839-15-3
Free Download / Purchase Link: https://amzn.to/2rlNfnU

Title: Public Librarianship and Glorious Heritage of Karmabir Nabin Chandra Bordoloi Library (Reading Hall): Plan for Renovation and Development
Sub-Title: Commemorative Volume of State Level Seminar on Public Librarianship and Glorious Heritage of Karmabir Nabin Chandra Bordoloi Library (Reading Hall): Plan for Renovation and Development held in Guwahati during January 22-23, 2017. Organized by the Assam Library Association in Association with Directorate of Library Services, Assam and the Committee for Renovation and Development of Nabin Chandra Bordoloi Hall and Library with Financial Assistance from Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation, Kolkata.
Author / Editor / Compiler: Editors: Dr. Nabajyoti Das, Dr. Utpal Sarma, Dr. Badan Barman
Publisher: Assam Library Association
Place: Guwahati
Year: 2017
Pages: 108
Price: Rs. 250
ISBN/ISSN: 978-81-931567-1-1
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Title: Comparative Librarianship
Sub-Title: Proceedings of the National Seminar on Comparative Librarianship held in Guwahati during March 27-28, 2017. Organised by the Department of Library and Information Science, Gauhati University in Collaboration with Central Reference Library, Kolkata.
Author / Editor / Compiler: Editor: Dr. Narendra Lahkar. Joint Editors: Dr. Dipen Deka, Dr. Badan Barman
Publisher: Department of Library and Information Science, Gauhati University
Place: Guwahati
Year: 2017
Pages: 174
Price: Rs. 200
ISBN/ISSN: 978-81-908708-0-6
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Title: Directory of Library and Information Science Professionals in Assam
Sub-Title: N.A.
Author / Editor / Compiler: Dr. Badan Barman
Publisher: LIS Links
Place: Guwahati
Year: 2017
Pages: 66
Price: Rs. 150
ISBN/ISSN: N.A.
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Title: Library and Information Science
Sub-Title: UGC NET Solved Question Paper-2 and 3: (2004-2016)
Author / Editor / Compiler: Dr. Badan Barman
Publisher: DVS Publishers
Place: Guwahati
Year: 2017
Pages: 593
Price: Rs. 595
ISBN/ISSN: 978-93-85839-16-0
Free Download / Purchase Link: https://amzn.to/2rnaH3h

Title: Directory of Library and Information Science Teachers in India
Sub-Title: N.A.
Author / Editor / Compiler: Dr. Badan Barman
Publisher: LIS Links
Place: Guwahati
Year: 2016
Pages: 32
Price: Rs. 150
ISBN/ISSN: N.A.
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Library and Information Science: UGC NET Guide
Title: Library and Information Science
Sub-Title: UGC NET Guide
Author / Editor / Compiler: Dr. Badan Barman
Publisher: DVS Publishers
Place: Guwahati
Year: 2012
Pages: 541
Price: 475
ISBN/ISSN: 978-81-86307-53-3
Free Download / Purchase Link: https://amzn.to/2FLGyQz.
Computer Applications in Library

Title: Computer Applications in Library
Sub-Title: Course Material for Diploma in Library and Information Science Programme of Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University
Author / Editor / Compiler: Dr. Badan Barman
Publisher: Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University
Place: Guwahati
Year: 2011
Pages: 168
Price: N.A.
ISBN/ISSN: N.A.
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Library and Information Services
Title: Library and Information Services
Sub-Title: Course Material for Diploma in Library and Information Science Programme of Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University
Author / Editor / Compiler: Dr. Badan Barman
Publisher: Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University
Place: Guwahati
Year: 2011
Pages: 135
Price: N.A.
ISBN/ISSN: N.A.
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Library Management
Title: Library Management
Sub-Title: Course Material for Diploma in Library and Information Science Programme of Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University
Author / Editor / Compiler: Dr. Badan Barman
Publisher: Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University
Place: Guwahati
Year: 2011
Pages: 135
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Library and Society
Title: Library and Society
Sub-Title: Course Material for Diploma in Library and Information Science Programme of Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University
Author / Editor / Compiler: Dr. Badan Barman
Publisher: Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University
Place: Guwahati
Year: 2011
Pages: 144
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Title: Prjñã
Author / Editor / Compiler: Chairman: Dr. Archana Sharma, Chief Editor: Dr. Sanjay Bhattacharjee. Editors: Dr. Ratul Mahanta, Dr. Dhrubajyoti Sahariah, Dr. Sunanda Naik, Dr. Ankuran Dutta, Dr. Md. Baharul Ali, Dr. Samir Sarkar, Dr. Dolikajyoti Sarmah, Dr. Shabeena Yasmin Saikia, Dr. Badan Barman
Publisher: Gauhati University
Place: Guwahati
Volume: XXVII
Issue: N.A.
Month, Year: April, 2018
Pages: 122
Price: N.A.
ISBN/ISSN: 0976-9072
Free Download / Purchase Link: https://goo.gl/eVABvG

Title: ALA Newsletter
Author / Editor / Compiler: Editorial Body: Dr. Badan Barman, Mr. Dhiman Seal, Dr. Nabajyoti Das
Publisher: Assam Library Association
Place: Guwahati
Volume: N.A.
Issue: N.A.
Month, Year: May, 2015
Pages: 8(12)
Price: N.A.
ISBN/ISSN: N.A.
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Library and Information Science: UGC NET Guide
Title: ALA Newsletter
Author / Editor / Compiler: Editorial Body: Dr. Badan Barman, Mr. Dhiman Seal, Dr. Nabajyoti Das
Publisher: Assam Library Association
Place: Guwahati
Volume: N.A.
Issue: N.A.
Month, Year: August, 2015
Pages: 10(14)
Price: N.A.
ISBN/ISSN: N.A.
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Title: LIS Links Newsletter
Author / Editor / Compiler: Editor: Siddhartha Shankar Ray. Associate Editor: Dr. Badan Barman. Assistant Editor: Dr. Kankana Baishya
Publisher: LIS Links
Place: Guwahati
Volume: 1
Issue: 1
Month, Year: 10th July, 2015
Pages: 13
Price: N.A.
ISBN/ISSN: 2454-3462
Free Download / Purchase Link: http://newsletter.lislinks.com/lislinks_newsletter_2015_07_10.pdf

Title: LIS Links Newsletter
Author / Editor / Compiler: Editor: Siddhartha Shankar Ray. Associate Editor: Dr. Badan Barman. Assistant Editor: Dr. Kankana Baishya
Publisher: LIS Links
Place: Guwahati
Volume: 1
Issue: 2
Month, Year: 20th July, 2015
Pages: 16
Price: N.A.
ISBN/ISSN: 2454-3462
Free Download / Purchase Link: http://newsletter.lislinks.com/lislinks_newsletter_2015_07_20.pdf

Title: LIS Links Newsletter
Author / Editor / Compiler: Editor: Siddhartha Shankar Ray. Associate Editor: Dr. Badan Barman. Assistant Editor: Dr. Kankana Baishya
Publisher: LIS Links
Place: Guwahati
Volume: 1
Issue: 3
Month, Year: 30th July, 2015
Pages: 21
Price: N.A.
ISBN/ISSN: 2454-3462
Free Download / Purchase Link: http://newsletter.lislinks.com/lislinks_newsletter_2015_07_30.pdf

Title: LIS Links Newsletter
Author / Editor / Compiler: Editor: Siddhartha Shankar Ray. Associate Editor: Dr. Badan Barman. Assistant Editor: Dr. Kankana Baishya
Publisher: LIS Links
Place: Guwahati
Volume: 1
Issue: 4
Month, Year: 10th August, 2015
Pages: 10
Price: N.A.
ISBN/ISSN: 2454-3462
Free Download / Purchase Link: http://newsletter.lislinks.com/lislinks_newsletter_2015_08_10.pdf

Title: LIS Links Newsletter
Author / Editor / Compiler: Editor: Siddhartha Shankar Ray. Associate Editor: Dr. Badan Barman. Assistant Editor: Dr. Kankana Baishya
Publisher: LIS Links
Place: Guwahati
Volume: 1
Issue: 5
Month, Year: 20th August, 2015
Pages: 14
Price: N.A.
ISBN/ISSN: 2454-3462
Free Download / Purchase Link: http://newsletter.lislinks.com/lislinks_newsletter_2015_08_20.pdf

Title: LIS Links Newsletter
Author / Editor / Compiler: Editor: Siddhartha Shankar Ray. Associate Editor: Dr. Badan Barman. Assistant Editor: Dr. Kankana Baishya
Publisher: LIS Links
Place: Guwahati
Volume: 1
Issue: 6
Month, Year: 30th August, 2015
Pages: 14
Price: N.A.
ISBN/ISSN: 2454-3462
Free Download / Purchase Link: http://newsletter.lislinks.com/lislinks_newsletter_2015_08_30.pdf

Title: LIS Links Newsletter
Author / Editor / Compiler: Editor: Siddhartha Shankar Ray. Associate Editor: Dr. Badan Barman. Assistant Editor: Dr. Kankana Baishya
Publisher: LIS Links
Place: Guwahati
Volume: 1
Issue: 7
Month, Year: 10th October, 2015
Pages: 10
Price: N.A.
ISBN/ISSN: 2454-3462
Free Download / Purchase Link: http://newsletter.lislinks.com/lislinks_newsletter_2015_10_10.pdf

1. A research project for the period of 20th March, 2018 - 19th March, 2020 (2 Years) was sponsored by Gauhati University on “Academic Social Network of Gauhati University: A Platform to Connect Students, Research Scholars, Faculties, Staff and Alumni with a Single Thread” under the guidance of Dr. Badan Barman with a total grant of Rs. 1,50,000-.

2. A research project for the period of 30th March, 2014 - 29th March, 2015 (1 Year) was sponsored by Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University on “Old Examination Question Papers of Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University: Making it Accessible to the Learners” under the Principal Investigator Dr. Badan Barman with a total grant of Rs. 1,49,000-.

3. A research project for the period of 30th March, 2013 - 29th March, 2016 (3 Years) was sponsored by Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University on “Applications of Information and Communication Technologies in Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University: A Road Ahead” under the guidance of Dr. Arupjyoti Choudhury, Dr. Ankuran Dutta and Dr. Badan Barman with a total grant of Rs. 12,46,000-.

4. A research project for the period of 31st January, 2011 - 30th January, 2012 (1 Year) was sponsored by Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University on “Open Access E-Journal Portal of Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University” under the Principal Investigator Dr. Badan Barman with a total grant of Rs. 1,00,000-.

Author(s): Badan Barman
Title of the Article: Usability, Satisfaction and Future Expectations from LIS Links Social Network
Name of the Journal / Newsletter: SRELS Journal of Information Management
Volume No.: 54
Issue No.: 5
Year: 2017
Print / Electronic ISSN: 0972-2467
Starting Page - End Page: 241-245
Link to the Full Text: https://doi.org/10.17821/srels/2017/v54i5/116821

Author(s): Badan Barman and Kankana Baishya
Title of the Article: Working Independently: Entrepreneurial Approach in Library and Information Science Profession
Name of the Journal / Newsletter: LIS Links Newsletter
Volume No.: 1
Issue No.: 1
Year: 2015
Print / Electronic ISSN: 2454-3462
Starting Page - End Page: 2-9
Link to the Full Text: http://newsletter.lislinks.com/lislinks_newsletter_2015_07_10.pdf

Author(s): Badan Barman
Title of the Article: Library and Information Science Links (LIS Links): India’s Social Networking Platform for Library and Information Science Professionals
Name of the Journal / Newsletter: LIS Links Newsletter
Volume No.: 1
Issue No.: 6
Year: 2015
Print / Electronic ISSN: 2454-3462
Starting Page - End Page: 3-13
Link to the Full Text: http://newsletter.lislinks.com/lislinks_newsletter_2015_08_30.pdf

Author(s): Badan Barman
Title of the Article: Classification of Library Documents by Using Web
Name of the Journal / Newsletter: World Libraries
Volume No.: 20
Issue No.: 1
Year: 2012
Print / Electronic ISSN: 2155-7896
Starting Page - End Page: N.A.
Link to the Full Text: https://worldlibraries.dom.edu/index.php/worldlib/article/view/149/104

Author(s): Badan Barman
Title of the Article: Classification of Library Documents by Using Web
Name of the Journal / Newsletter: Indian Journal of Information Sources and Services
Volume No.: 1
Issue No.: 1
Year: 2011
Print / Electronic ISSN: 2231-6094
Starting Page - End Page: 50-55
Link to the Full Text: http://www.trp.org.in/wp-content/uploads/2011/01/IJISS-Vol.1-No.1-Jan-June-2011-pp.50-55.pdf

  1. Basics of Website Design on 19th June, 2011 at Training on Enhancement of Skills in Website Design Organized by Krishna Kanta Handiqui State Open University held at Guwahati, Assam

  2. Design and Development of Free Web Based Library Services on 11th March, 2014 at Workshop on Designing and Management of Web Based Library Services Organized by Indian Statistical Institute Kolkata and Mizoram University held at Aizawl, Mizoram

  3. LIS Links and its Impact on Library and Information Science Professionals on 24th March, 2014 at Refresher Course in Library and Information Science (V) Organized by UGC-Academic Staff College, Gauhati University held at Guwahati, Assam

  4. Digital Library Services on 25th March, 2014 at National Workshop cum Training Programme on Management of Libraries and Information Centres in Digital Era Organized by Rajiv Gandhi Indian Institute of Management and National Library of India held at Shillong, Meghalaya

  5. Utilization of Library Services in Digital Era on 9th April, 2014 at Special Awareness Programme for the Library Users Organized by SBMS College held at Kamrup, Assam

  6. Imparting User Education in Digital Environment on 11th July, 2014 at Workshop on User Education in the Digital Environment on the College Library Organized by DHSK College and Library and Information Science Professionals' Association held at Dibrugarh, Assam

  7. LIS Links on 7th August, 2014 at Training Workshop on Innovative and Emerging Technologies for Library Professionals Organized by Institute of Nuclear Medicine & Allied Sciences, held at New Delhi, India

  8. Open Source Softwares for Libraries on 12th September, 2014 at Three Day Workshop on FOSS for Librarians' Organized by Zonal Institute of Education & Training Bhubaneswar held at Guwahati, Assam

  9. Preservation and Conservation of Digital Resources on 8th May, 2015 at UGC Sponsored National Workshop on Management of Library in Digital Era Organized by Jengraimukh College and Sub-Divisional Library, Garamur held at Majuli, Assam

  10. The Philosophy and Foundations of Library and Information Science on 7th July, 2015 at Two Day Staff Development Programme for Library Supporting Staff Organized by Pub Kamrup College held at Kamrup, Assam

  11. Web 2.0 Technologies and Applications for Libraries on 16th July, 2015 at Two Day National Seminar on Convergence of Technologies in Library and Information Science Organized by University of Science and Technology Meghalaya and Cotton College held at Baridua, Meghalaya

  12. Latest Developments, Interesting Facts and Future Prospects and Career Opportunities in Library and Information Science on 29th August, 2015 at Orientation Programme for the 2015 Batch of M.L.I.Sc. Students of the USTM Organized by University of Science and Technology Meghalaya held at Baridua, Meghalaya

  13. Research, Plagiarism and Citation Style on 2nd July, 2016 at One Day Lecture Programme on Let's Start Research Organized by Pub Kamrup College held at Kamrup, Assam

  14. Latest Developments, Interesting Facts and Future Prospects and Career Opportunities in Library and Information Science on 21st September, 2016 at Orientation Programme for the 2016 Batch of M.L.I.Sc. Students of the USTM Organized by University of Science and Technology Meghalaya held at Baridua, Meghalaya

  15. Search Engine Optimization for the Digital Libraries on 20th January, 2017 at National Seminar on Issues and Challenges of Library Professionals in Digital Era Organized by Pramathesh Barua College, Dhubri, Assam held at Dhubri, Assam

  16. Propagation of Public Library Usages through Social Media on 22nd January, 2017 at State Level Seminar on Public Librarianship and the Glorious Heritage of Karmabir Nabin Chandra Bardoloi Hall and Library: Plan for Renovation and Development Organized by Assam Library Association held at Guwahati, Assam

  17. Library and Information Science Links (LIS Links) on 8th July, 2017 at 1st International Conference on Transforming Library 2017 Organized by Central Institute of Technology Kokrajhar held at Kokrajhar, Assam

  18. Basics of HTML on 28th August, 2017 at National Workshop on DSpace: The Open Source Software Package Organized by Guwahati College held at Guwahati, Assam

  19. Digital Preservation of Library Materials on 8th September, 2017 at National Workshop on Preservation of Library Materials in North-East India Organized by Debraj Roy College held at Golaghat, Assam

  20. Google Drive, Internet Browsing and Internet Searching on 27th November, 2018 at Short Term Course on MOOCs, e-Content Development and Open Educational Resources Organized by University Grants Commission Human Resource Development Centre Gauhati University held at Guwahati, Assam

  21. Application of ICT in Libraries on 28th November, 2018 at State Level Workshop on Capacity Building Exposure for Public Library Professionals of Govt. of Assam Organized by District Library Guwahati held at Guwahati, Assam

  22. Academic Writing and Plagiarism (Hands on Training) on 3rd January, 2019 at Workshop on Plagiarism and Reference Management Organized by Guwahati College held at Guwahati, Assam

  23. APA Citation Style and Reference Management by using MS Word on 21st January, 2019 at National Workshop on Plagiarism and Its Related Issues Organized by Pramathesh Barua College, Dhubri, Assam held at Dhubri, Assam

Name of the Awardee(s) :Dr. Badan Barman
Name of the Award :North East Social Impact Award 2015 (Special Mention)
Conferred On :28th August, 2015
Awarding Agency :North East Development Foundation and Rajiv Gandhi National Institute of Youth Development, Ministry of Youth Affairs and Sports, India

Name of the Awardee(s) :Dr. Badan Barman
Name of the Award :5th eNorth East Award - 2014
Conferred On :7th November, 2014
Awarding Agency :North East Development Foundation and Department of ICT, Govt. of Mizoram

Name of the Awardee(s) :Dr. Badan Barman
Name of the Award :KALA National Award for Young LIS Professionals
Conferred On :(7-9th June, 2012)
Awarding Agency :Karnataka State Library Association

Name of the Awardee(s) :Dr. Badan Barman
Name of the Award :eNorth East Award 2011 (Jury Special Mention)
Conferred On :25th November, 2011
Awarding Agency :North East Development Foundation