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Bansode, S. Y., & Periera, S. (2008). A survey of library automation in college libraries in Goa state, India. Library Philosophy and Practice, 1-7.

K. Ajay, and S. Gurpreet, (2010). Status of Library Automation in the Institutions of Higher Studies in Punjab, In Library and Information Scinece Compendium,1-11.

K. V. Jayamma, M. Krishnamurthy. (2015). Automation of College Libraries in Bangalore City: A Study. International Journal of Advanced Research in Computer Science and Management Studies, 3 (9),32-40.

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Mulla, K.R. and Chandrashekara,M. (2010), Use of Integrated Library Software: A Survey of Engineering College Libraries in Karnataka, International Journal of Information Science and Management, 8 (2), 99-111.

Ram Kumar Matoria P.K. Upadhyay Madaswamy Moni, (2007),"Automation and networking of public libraries in India using the e-Granthalaya software from the National Informatics Centre", Program, 41(1), 47 – 58.

Raval,Ajaykumar,M.(2013).Problems of Library Automation. International Journal of Multidisciplinary research ,2(2),1-6.

Singh,Y. (2003). Library automation in academic libraries in India: Problems and prospects. CALIBER – 2003. Retrieved Dec 10, 2015, from http://dspace.inflibnet. 1944/188/3/03cali 19.pdf.

Upadhyay,Ashutosh, Pandey, Varsha,B. And Sgrivastava, C,B.P.(2012). Status, Problem And Prospects Of Library Automation In Engineering Colleges Of Jabalpur City: A Study, / International Journal of Engineering Research and Applications (IJERA), 2 (4), 2066-68.

Veeranjaneyulu, K., Kumar, Amrendra & Rathinasabapathy, G. (2017). Status of Library automation in Agricultural universities in india: A study. In National Conference on Digital Libraries, Library Automation and Open Courseware: Issues and Best Practices: Mysore


The growth and development of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) is playing vital role in the field of library and information science and library automation in particular. The present paper is showing the status and problems of library automation in aided degree colleges affiliated to Bangalore university, Bengaluru. The study was clearly presents that 81.81% of Libraries are automated and main problems for not being automated are inadequate staff, lack of infrastructure, insufficient funds and lack of training to library staff. This study also gives a status view of the software packages used by libraries and modules used library automation software. It is evident from the study out of 36 libraries 12(33.33%) libraries are using EasyLib software, The study mainly focuses on the availability, applicability and problems faced during the process of implementation and utilization of Library automation software.