Nadim Akhtar Khan

Nadim Akhtar Khan is Assistant Professor in the Department of Library and Information Science, University of Kashmir, India. He has Masters in Library and Information Science (Gold Medallist), and PGDCA. His research interests include Open Source Software, Metadata Harvesting and interoperability, Institutional Repositories, Digital Libraries, Multilingual Interfaces and Cultural Heritage. He has attended and presented papers in many National and International Seminars including ICDL 2010, ETTLIS 2010, ICDK 2011, ICLAM 2011, and ICDL 2016. He bagged first position in Best Poster Award category ICDL 2013 for his poster presentation "KashCul: Towards Preserving Cultural Heritage through Digitisation". The teacher has bagged best poster award in ICDL 2010 as well. He has authored many papers in reputed journals. His research article entitled "Virtual Reference Services in Modern Libraries” selected as featured article for February 2017 issue of Informed Librarian Online (www.informedlibrarian.com).He is associate editor of the Peer Reviewed and Indexed Journal “Trends in Information Management”. He is Deputy Administrator for Knowledge Repository Open Network (KNoor) an Open Access Repository harvesting and aggregating the scholarly products emanating from research and scientific institutions of Jammu & Kashmir.For details visit http://lis.uok.edu.in/faculty5.aspx

Publications

Open Educational Resources Repositories: Current Status and Emerging Trends
Nadim Akhtar Khan, S. M. Shafi. © 2021. 15 pages.
Open educational practices (OEP) are being enriched with many repositories to support teaching and learning activities in the modern era. Hence, the study aims to understand the...
Digital Humanities in Cultural Preservation
Nadim Akhtar Khan, Sabiha Zehra Rizvi, Tazeem Zainab, Samah Mushtaq Khan. © 2019. 14 pages.
Libraries and cultural institutions have been proactive in adopting different policies for preservation of culture. This is evident by the growing number of cultural repositories...
Open Data Repositories in Knowledge Society
Nadim Akhtar Khan, Sara Sohrabzadeh, Garvita Jhamb. © 2019. 14 pages.
Open data is data that can be freely used, re-used, and redistributed by anyone – subject only, at most, to the requirement to attribute and share alike. Open data is an...
Open Data Repositories in Knowledge Society
Nadim Akhtar Khan, Sara Sohrabzadeh, Garvita Jhamb. © 2018. 12 pages.
Digital Humanities in Cultural Preservation
Nadim Akhtar Khan, Sabiha Zehra Rizvi, Tazeem Zainab, Samah Mushtaq Khan. © 2015. 14 pages.
Libraries and cultural institutions have been proactive in adopting different policies for preservation of culture. This is evident by the growing number of cultural repositories...
Stone Inscriptions of Srinagar: A Digital Panorama
Nadim Akhtar Khan, Mohammad Farooq Batoo. © 2013. 22 pages.
Traditional monuments are repositories of various types of inscriptions including both epigraphs and epitaphs and are a means for gaining knowledge about historical facts and...
Emerging Trends in OAI-PMH Application
Nadim Akhtar Khan. © 2013. 13 pages.
Open Archives Initiative Protocol for Metadata Harvesting (OAI-PMH) provides an application-independent interoperability framework based on metadata harvesting. It is an...