Tilak Hazarika

Tilak Hazarika

Assistant Professor

MLISc (Gauhati) MCA (Sikkim Manipal) PGDLAN (Hyderabad) PhD (Gauhati)

Information Retrieval, Library Automation, Web based information Services; Bibliometrics, Scientometrics

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

Service Career
Prior to join the present assignment, had served Tezpur University, Tezpur, Assam as Information Scientist for 5 years (2007-2011) and Rain Forest Research Institute (Min of Env & Forests), Jorhat Assam for 9 years (1998-2006). Cleared UGC NET in the year 1998 and PhD in 2004 from Gauhati University. Title of the PhD thesis is Documentation works and services of Forestry literature in Indian Council of Forestry Research & Education (ICFRE).

Academic
PGDLAN (Post Graduate Diploma in Library Automation and Networking) from University of Hyderabad (2006)
MCA from Sikkim Manipal University, Gangtok (2015).

Life Member
Life member of, ALA (Assam Library Association), and IASLIC (Indian Association of Special Library and Information Centres).

At present there are four students pursuing PhD and progress of work in different stages.

A. Publications in Peer Reviewed Journal

1. Hazarika, T., Deka, D and Lahkar, N. Application of linear optimization in library management: a study with assignment problem, IASLIC Bulletin , 62 (2), 2017 (p. 107-113).[ISSN:0018-8441]

2. Kalita, D. and Hazarika, T. Web based Interactive Services in the University Libraries in Assam and perception library managers and users: a case study. ACLA Bulletin, 8, July 2016. (p. 10-20).[ISSN:2229-6492]

3. Hazarika, T, Sarma D and Sen BK. Scientometric portrait of Nayanananda Borthakur: a biometeorologist, Annals of Library and Information Studies, 57(1), 2010 (p.21-32). [ISSN: 0972-5423]

4. Hazarika, T. Documentation works and services of forestry literature: an experience in the library of RFRI, Jorhat, IASLIC Bulletin, 51 (2), 2006. (p.19-25). [ISSN:0018-8441]

5. Hazarika, T. Information use pattern of Indian Forestry Scientists: a bibliographic study, Annals of Library and Information Studies, 52 (2), 2005. (p.68-75). [ISSN: 0972-5423]

6. Hazarika, T, Goswami, K. and Das, P. Bibliometric analysis of Indian Forester: 1991-2000, IASLIC Bulletin, 48 (4), 2003. (p.213-223) [ISSN:0018-8441]

B. Publications in Conference Proceedings

1. Hazarika, T. Scientometric Profile of Seismology Research in India IN 1st International Conference on Transforming Library 2017: Proceedings of the 1st International Conference on Transforming Library held at Central Institute of Technology, Kokrajhar during July 8-10, 2017.

2. Goswami R. and Hazarika, T. Mapping Research Contributions of Assam University: A Scientometric Study IN Disruptive Innovations for Libraries: Adopt, Adapt and Evolve: Proceedings of the 10th Convention of PLANNER held at North Eastern Hill University (NEHU), Shillong during November, 9-11, 2016, Edited by Jagadish Arora (ISBN: ).

3. Hazarika, T. Baishya A and Goswami R. Use of Open Access Journals by Indian Scientists: A study through the Web of Science IN Roadmap to Usher in Knowledge Society : Proceedings of the IASLIC National Seminar 2014 held at Gauhati University during November 25-28, 2014, Edited by Amitabha Chatterjee and other published by Department of Library and Information Science, Gauhati University [ISSN: 0972 3668]

4. Goswami R. and Hazarika, T. Research Publication Trends of the Scientists of Tezpur University: A Scientometric Study IN Capacity Building in Library and Information Services: Proceedings of the 9th Convention of PLANNER held at Dibrugarh University during September 25-27, 2014 Edited by Jagadish Arora [ISBN: 978-93-81232-04-0]

5. Hazarika, T. Metadata approach in cross domain information retrieval IN North East India Library Network (NEILIBNET): Challenges and Opportunities : Proceedings of the National Seminar held at Gauhati University, during Oct 3-5, 2013 Edited by Narendra Lahkar and Sanjay Kr Singh, published by the Department of Library and Information Science, Gauhati University [ISBN: 978-81-908708-0-3]

6. Hazarika, T. Public Library Network in Assam: A Feasibility Study IN North East India Library Network (NEILIBNET): Challenges and Opportunities : Proceedings of the National Seminar held at Gauhati University, during Oct 3-5, 2013 Edited by Narendra Lahkar and Sanjay Kr Singh, published by the Department of Library and Information Science, Gauhati University [ISBN: 978-81-908708-0-3]

7. Hazarika, T. and Deka, D. Application of Operations Research in Planning CAS and SDI Services IN Library Management: New Trends and Issues: Proceedings of the National Conference on Contemporary Issues and Challenges in Library and Information Management, Organized by the Central Library, Tezpur University during Feb 14-15, 2014. Edited by Mukesh Saikia and Monawwer Eqbal, Published by Tezpur University [ISBN 987-93-83931-14-9]

8. Hazarika, T. Information Literary for Rural Development: Role of the Libraries, paper presented at the International Conference on Information Literacy in the Knowledge Society held at North-East Hill University (NEHU), Shillong, Organized by Department of Library and Information Science in collaboration with the Indian Institute of Social Science Research IICSSR) New Delhi, NEHU during March 8-9, 2014.

9. Hazarika, T. Electronic resources for scholarly use: some issues IN Open Access Journals: Its Usefulness in the College and University Libraries: Proceedings of the UGC Sponsored National Seminar organized by the Central Library, Rupahi College Nagaon, Assam during May 12-13, 2014 [ISBN: 978-81-202-8837-9]

10. Hazarika, T. Web 2.0 and Library 2.0: A survey of the University Libraries in NE India IN Building Participatory Library Services in Digital Era: Proceedings of the 8th Convention of PLANNER 2012 held at Sikkim University, Sikkim during March 01-03, 2012, pp. 125-137. Editor in chief Jagadish Arora [ISBN: 978-93-81232-02-6]

11. Barman B, Brahma DC and Hazarika, T. Reading Habit of PhD Scholars: a study with reference to the Scholars in the faculty of Science & Technology in Gauhati University, National Seminar on Creation of Reading Habit in the Society held at Gauhati Commerce College, Guwahati during 18-19 May, 2012.

12. Hazarika, T, Sarma B and Gohain, A. Impact of library collection towards doctoral studies: a case study on citation analysis of PhD dissertations in the school of science & technology in Tezpur University IN Re-engineering of Library and Information Services in Digital Era: Proceedings of the 7th convention of PLANNER held at Tezpur University, Tezpur during 18th - 20th February, 2010 (pp. 319-337).[ISBN: 978-81-902079-9-7]

13. Hazarika, T. North East India Library Network (NEILIBNET): the gateway for harnessing LIS services in NE India. IN Digitization and Networking of Library and Information Centres in North East India: Proceedings of the national seminar held in Gauhati University, Guwahati, January 9-10, 2009. (pp.466-473). [ISBN: 978-81-908708-0-1]

14. Hazarika, T. Information exchange of library holding of the universities of North Eastern Region: state of the art practices. IN Library as a Global Information Hub: Perspectives and Challenges: Proceedings of the 5th convention of PLANNER held at Gauhati University, Guwahati, December 7-8, 2007.(pp.132-141).[978-81-902079-5-9].

15. Hazarika, T. Training modules for rural library personnel: an outline IN Problems and Prospects Rural Libraries With Reference to NE India: Proceedings of the National Seminar held at Gauhati University, Guwahati, March 27-28, 2007., (pp.169-180).

16. Hazarika, T. Information inputs for rural development in agriculture & forest services: an assessment IN Information Support for Rural Development: Proceedings of the XXI IASLIC National Seminar held at Jadavpur University, Kolkata, December 31, 2004 to January 3, 2005.(pp.303-310). [ISSN:0972-3668]

17. Hazarika, T. Role of media in` harnessing sustainable management of environment and forests in NE India IN Social Role Media and Building up of a National Information Resource Centre -Cum-Archive for the North East: Proceedings of the national seminar held at Guwahati, September 21-22, 2004.(pp.47-55).

18. Hazarika, T. and Barua, SR. Consortium based subscription to E-journals: a test for the viability in the city of Jorhat, Assam. IN Library Automation and Networking in North -Eastern Region: Challenges and Opportunities: Proceedings of the 1st PLANNER held at NEHU, Shillong, November 6-7, 2003.(pp.(pp.319-323) [ISBN: 978-81-98708-0-1].

19. Hazarika, T. Authorship trend and solo vs. team research in forestry literature: a bibliometric study. Presented at the 12th Conference and Seminar of Assam Library Association, Aug 11-12, 2003, District Library, Guwahati.

C. Publications in Workshop Proceedings

1. Hazarika, T. Regional library consortia in North East India: some issues IN Prospects of consortia for North East India libraries: Proceedings of the national workshop held at Gauhati University during March 17-18, 2016. (pp. 41-49).

D. Publications in Book Chapter

1. Hazarika, T. Planning and management issues in digital library IN Digital Library: Issues, Challenges & Opportunities: Vishakhapatnam, Global Publishing House, 2016. (pp.39-46), edited by Gitika Das.[ 978-81-908708-0-5].