Category:Library automation

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Library automation refers to the use of computer to automate the typical procedures of libraries such as cataloging and circulation.

Automation is a process of using the machinery for easily working and saving the human power and time. The main purpose of library automation is to free the librarians and library staff and to allow them to contribute more meaningfully to spread of knowledge and Information.Dictionary of Library Science automation is ‘the technology concerned with the design and development of the process and system that minimizes the necessity of human intervention in their operation’