Personal Profile
Name                          Dr.T.Venkata Rao

Date of Birth           



Department of Basic Science & Humanities,

GMR Institute of Technology,
GMR Nagar, Rajam-532127, Srikakulam Dist
Date of Joining 14.02.2005

 Academic Profile

Qualification Name of the Board/University



Andhra University,Visakhapatnam



Andhra University,Visakhapatnam



Andhra University,Visakhapatnam



Andhra University,Visakhapatnam



Andhra University,Visakhapatnam

 Professional Experience

Designation Name of the Employer

Length of Service

Librarian Principal,  G M R Institute of Technology, Rajam.

Till today

Asst. Librarian

Principal, GITAM ,Visakhapatnam

14 Years

Trainings Attened



Training Programming on Computer Applications in Library & Information Science organized by A.P .Library Association Held at  Vijayawada

October 12-23, 2000

Libsys Library Software ( Automation )  1st  level Training at Bangalore  

August 1-10, 2005

Libsys Library Software ( Automation )  2nd level Training at Delhi

March 27-31, 2006

Workshops Attended



AICTE – ISTE Sponsored STTP on Information Technology for Knowledge management in Technology and  Libraries organized  by Central Library, GITAM,  Visakhapatnam .

29 Nov-4th Dec, 2004

National Workshop on E- Learning Technology Applications in LIS Profession Organized by Department of Library and Information Science, Andhra University

March  2-5, 2005

Workshop on “Digital Libraries Application of Dspace” held at DELNET, New Delhi

Feb 12-14, 2007

National Workshop on “Design and Development of E-Library” held at Central Library, Velagapudi Ramakrishna Siddhartha Engineering College, Vijayawada

13th May, 2007

Coordinatoar of "A Two Day National Worksho on Information Technology and Its Impact on Engineering Colleges Library" Organised by Central Library, GMRIT. 

Feb14th &15th of 2008

6th INDEST - AICTE workshop and annual meet at IIT, Bombay

7th to 9th Jan, 2009

Attended a seminar on “utilization of e- resources in industrial Libraries” Organized by Central Library, Steel Plant , Visakhapatnam

Aug 27 th, 2010

Paper Presentation at National Conference on “Emerging Trends in User Expectations for next Generation Libraries” held at Dravidian University, Kuppam organized by Central Library

Feb 24 - 26th 2012

Paper Presentation at International Conference on “Collection Development in the Digital Environment (ICCADE – 2012) held at University of Madras, Chennai organized by Madras University Library, Chennai

June 29 – 30th 2012

Paper presentation at UGC Sponsored National Seminar on “ Developing A Fully Pledged Digital Library Library System” organized by Andhra Loyola College ( Autonomus) , Vijayawada in association with Acharya Nagarjuna University, Guntur.

Nov 16-17 th 2012

Paper presentation at UGC sponsored National Conference on “ Information Products and Services in the E- Environment “ organized by Central Library , Sri Venkateswara University, Tirupati

Aprl 27 th- 28 , 2013

Paper Presentation at National Conference on Recent Innovations, Advancements and Challenges of Technical Libraries (NCRACT – 2013) entitled “Information Literacy in Higher Education in Europe and India: A study Organized by Vignan University, Vadlamudi Guntur District.

Oct 26-27th , 2013

Attended A Two day National Workshop on “Scientometric Tools and Techniques for Research Analysis Organised by Central Library K.L. University, Guntur

Sept. 27-28th , 2014

Paper Presentation at National Conference on“Digital Libraries of the future: Emerging Trends, Advancements and Challenges of Engineering and Technological Institutions” entitled Information Literacy on INDEST- Consortia in Engineering College Libraries” organized by Central Library JNTU, Kakinada

Oct 30 – 31st, ,2014

Paper Presentation at National Conference on “Emerging Trends and Techniques for Electronic Resource Management in Libraries: Issues & Challenges, ” entitled Use of e-learning resource in engineering college libraries affiliated  to JNTU Kakinada” organized by  Biju Patnaik Central Library at National Institute of Technology, Rourkela

Feb 13 – 14th , 2015

Paper Presentation at UGC Sponsored  National Seminar on “Management of E- resources in Degree College Libraries (NSMEDL 2015) entitled “Electronic Resources usage in Knowledge Resource Centre, GMR Institute of Technology Rajam: A survey ” organized by  Department of Library Science, SDS College of Arts &  Applied Sciences, Shreeramnagar, Vizianagaram Dist

Mar 29th  2015

Attended One day workshop on DELNET: Resources, Services and Facilities & Dspace: An Open source software for Building Digital Library, Institutional Repository, Organized by DELNET in collaboration with Vignan’s University, GUNTUR on 12th September 2015.

Sep.12th 2015

Paper Presentation at soFerence-2015-3rd National level social conference on success stories, Learning, Creativity, Case studies, Best practices, and Failures in library and information science and related areas entitled “Organization of Information Literacy programmes in Engineering College Libraries: A Survey” organized by TCS in collaboration with Academy of Library Science and documentation, Hyderabad.

Nov 21st 2015

Paper Presentation at ICSSR & UGC sponsored, National Seminar on “Contemporary Trends in Librarianship”(CTL 2015) entitled “Awareness, Use and Evaluation of Information Services in Engineering College Libraries: A Survey” organized by Department of Library and Information Science, Sri Krishna Devaraya University, Ananthapuram.

Dec 28th - 29th 2015

Paper Presentation at   National Conference on “Changing Perception of Library Users and their Expectations in Digital Era” (NCCPUDE-2016) entitled “Preservations of Electronic Resources” organized by Knowledge Resource Centre, GMR Institute of Technology, Rajam..

April 23rd -24th, 2016

Paper Presentation at 2nd National Conference on “Librarianship in the Contemporary World in the context of Emerging Technologies” entitled “Usage of Internet Services in Engineering College Libraries affiliated to JNTUK Kakinada – A Survey” organized by Dr. B. R. Ambedkar Central Library, JNTUK Kakinada under TEQIP- II.

Sept. 23rd -24th, 2016

Attended at Vijayawada for Regional (south – IV) Workshop on Institutional Digital Repository (IDR-2017) jointly organised by the Central Library, School of Planning of Architecture, Vijayawada and IIT Kharagpur under the MHRD for NDL Project.

April 21st -22nd 2017

Paper presented at International Conference on “Libraries beyond Boarders” (ICLBB -2017) was jointly organised by Department of Library Services, Christian Medical College, Vellore, Tamilnadu and Library Information Science Society for Asia and the Pacific (LISSASPAC) on 18 – 19th August 2017. The Paper entitled “Awareness, Knowledge and Use of OPAC in Engineering College Libraries affiliated to JNTUK: A Survey.

August 18th – 19th 2017

Paper Presented at National Conference on “Library and Information Science: Trends and Innovations(NCLIS – 2017) was organised by Department of Library and Information Science, Andhra University, Visakhapatnam on 29th December, 2017. The Paper entitled “The Impact of Smart Mobile Apps on Libraries: A Study.

December 29th 2017

 Research Papers Published

International Conference/Workshop/Seminars

National Conference/Workshop/Seminars