Priti Jain, University of Botswana

Publications

Book Chapters 

1. Jain, Priti (2008), Indigenous Knowledge Systems, in Africa in Information and Knowledge Management in the Digital Age: Concepts, Technologies and African Perspectives. Third World Information Services Limited, Ibadan: Nigeria. ISBN: 978-978-084-723-4, Pp. 300-331.

2. Jain, Priti (2008), Bibliographic and Library Networks in Africa, in Africa in Information and Knowledge Management in the Digital Age: Concepts, Technologies and African Perspectives. Third rld Information Services Limited, Ibadan: Nigeria. ISBN: 978-978-084-723-4, Pp. 229-250.

3. Jain, Priti (2008), “Knowledge Management for Environmental Sustainability in Africa”. IFLA Publications 134, Libraries and Information Services: Towards the attainment of the UN Millennium Development Goals. IFLA, Hague, Netherlands. ISBN: 978-3-598-22040-1, Pp. 177-200.

4. Priti Jain (2012). An Empirical Study of Knowledge Management in University Libraries in SADC Countries, New Research on Knowledge Management Applications and Lesson Learned, Huei-Tse Hou (Ed.), ISBN: 978-953-51-0073-7, InTech,  Available from: http://www.intechopen.com/articles/show/title/an-empirical-study-of-knowledge-management-in-university-libraries-in-sadc-countries

Refereed Journals Articles

5. Jain, Priti. (1998), Perceptions on empowerment and productivity in academic and public libraries in Botswana, Library Management, 19 (1) 1998, pp. 49-58. Available at: www.emeraldinsight.com/10.1108/01435129810198639

 6. Jain, Priti. (1999), On-the-job training: a key to human resource development, Library Management, 20 (5) 1999, pp. 283-294. Available at: www.emeraldinsight.com/10.1108/01435129910276271

 7. Thapisa, A.P.N. & Jain, Priti. (2000), Bio-Factor analysis of Library Productivity, Library Management, 21 (2) 2000, pp. 86-93. Available at: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/Insight/viewContentItem.do?contentType=Article&contentId=858953

 8. Jain, Priti. & Mutula, S.M. (2001), Diffusing Information Technology in Botswana: a framework for vision 2016, Information Development, Vol. 17, No. 4, December, 2001, pp. 234-240. Available at:   http://idv.sagepub.com/cgi/content/abstract/17/4/234

 9. Jain, Priti (2002), IT Industry in Botswana: Challenges and Opportunities, Malaysian Journal of Library & Information Science. 7 (1), pp. 77-85.

10. Jain, Priti (2005), Strategic Human Resource Development in Public Libraries in Botswana, Library Management. Vol. 26, No. 6/7, pp. 336-350. Available at: www.emeraldinsight.com/10.1108/01435120410609752

11. Jain, Priti (2005), A Comparative Analysis of Strategic Human Resource Management (SHRM): Issues in an organisational context, Library Review. Vol. 54, No. 3, pp. 166-179. Available at: www.emeraldinsight.com/10.1108/00242530510588926

12. Jain, Priti (2006), Empowering Africa's development using ICT in a knowledge management approach, The Electronic Library. Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 51 – 67. Available at: www.emeraldinsight.com/10.1108/02640470610649245

13. Jain, Priti (2007), An Empirical Study of Knowledge Management in Academic Libraries in East and Southern Africa, Library Review. Vol. 56, No.5, pp. 377-392. Available at: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/0024-2535.htm

14. Jain, Priti (2009), The Role of Information Professionals In Reducing the Effects of Global Warming through Knowledge Management, The Manager, Issue No.9,  pp. 210-222. Available at: http://www.manager.unibuc.ro/images/928.pdf

15. Jain, Priti (2009), Knowledge Management for 21st Century Information Professionals. Journal of Knowledge Management Practice, Vol. 10, No. 2, Available at: http://www.tlainc.com/articl193.htm

16. Jain, Priti (2009), Knowledge Management in E-Government, Journal of Knowledge Management Practice, Vol. 10, No. 4, Available at: http://www.tlainc.com/jkmpv10n409.htm

17. Jain, Priti (2011), New Trends and Future Applications/Directions of Institutional Repositories in Academic Institutions, Library Review, Vol. 60, No. 2, pp. 125-141. Available at: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/journals.htm?issn=0024-2535&volume=60&issue=2

18.  Jain, Priti (2011). Personal Knowledge Management: the Foundation of Organisational Knowledge Management. SA Jnl Libs & Info Sci, Vol. 77, No. 1, pp. 1-14.

19. Jain, Priti & Nfila,  R.B. (2011), Developing strategic partnerships for national development: a case of Botswana. Library Review, Vol. 60, No. 5. pp. 370-382. Available at: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/journals.htm?issn=0024-2535&volume=60&issue=5

20. Jain, Priti & Reason B. Nfila (2011), “Open Access to research in academic institutions: African perspectives”. Library and Information Science Critique: Journal of the Sciences of Information Recorded in Documents.  Vol. 4, No.1. pp. 31-48. Available at: http://eprints.rclis.org/bitstream/10760/16040/6/cb.vol4.no1.pdf

21. Jain, Priti (2012), “Promoting open access to research in Academic libraries: Development and Initiatives”. Library Philosophy and Practice, A Paper accepted for May 2012 Issue.  ISSN 1522-0222. http://unllib.unl.edu/LPP/

 Non- Refereed Journals Article

22.Jain, Priti & Mutula, S.M. (2008), Libraries as learning organisations: implications for knowledge management,  Library Hi Tech News, Vol. 25, No. 8, pp. 10-14. Available at: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/Insight/viewPDF.jsp?contentType=Article&Filename=html/Output/Published/EmeraldFullTextArticle/Pdf/2390250803.pdf

 Published Conferences Proceedings Articles

23. Jain, P. (2012). “Knowledge Management Portals as gateways to organisational knowledge resources: A case of SADC University knowledge portals”, a paper to be presented at the 6th International Conference on Knowledge Management in Asia Pacific (KMAP 2010) 11-12 October 2012, University of Shanghai, Shanghai, China, Strategizing our Global Learning and Innovation.

 24. Jain, Priti (2012). “A Knowledge Portal as a spur to creativity and innovation”, a paper presented at the 8th International Conference on Knowledge Management (ICKM), 4-6 September 2012, in Johannesburg, South Africa.

 25.Jain, Priti (2012). “Knowledge Management and Open Access Publishing: A Case of Africa”, a paper presented at the International Conference on Trends in Knowledge and Information Dynamics 10-13 July, 2012, in Bangalore, India. ISBN 978-93-5067-881-7, pp. 553-570.

 26. Jain, Priti (2011). “Taxonomy in Knowledge Management”, a paper presented at the 10th Annual Information and Knowledge Management Conference, 22-23 June 2011, in Johannesburg, South Africa. ISBN 978-0-620-50485-0, pp. 93-104.

 27.Jain, Priti & Nfila, R.B. (2010). “Role of Libraries in National Development: Developing Working Partnership between Libraries, Government of Botswana and stakeholders”, a paper presented at the SCECSAL - 19, 6 – 9 December 2010, in Gaborone. ISBN: 97899912-485-4-3, pp. 112-123.

 28. Jain, P. (2010), “Perceptions on Harmonisation of Personal & Organisational Knowledge: An Empirical Study of Faculty of Humanities at the University of Botswana”, a paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Knowledge Management in Asia Pacific (KMAP 2010) 16-18 September 2010, Xi’an, in China. ISBN: 978-962-367-707-3.

 29. Jain, P. (2009), “Competitive Intelligence and Competitive Advantage in Library in Library and Information Science Education”, a paper presented at the First DLIS Biennial International Conference. 14-16 October 2009, University of Botswana Library Auditorium, Gaborone. ISBN: 978 99912-485-0-9, pp. 140-147.

 30. Jain, P. (2009), “Knowledge Management for Community Development”, a paper presented at the Botswana Library Association 2nd National Conference, 30 July-1st August 2009, at University of Botswana Library Auditorium, Gaborone. ISBN: 978 99912-0-906-7, pp. 42-47.

 31. Jain, P. (2008), “Knowledge Management for Environmental Sustainability in Africa”, a paper presented at the SCECSAL - 18, 15 - 19 July 2008, in Lusaka, Zambia. ISBN: 978-9982-9908-06, pp. 461-491.

 32. Jain, P. (2008), “Library as a Learning Organisation: Future of academic libraries”, a paper presented at the Botswana Library Association 1st National Conference, 26 – June 2008, at the University of Botswana Library Auditorium, Gaborone. ISBN: 99912-573-7-3, pp. 28-42.

 33. Jain, P. & Bentley, G. (2008), “Institutional Repositories as a Benchmark for Digital Scholarship”, a paper presented at the Botswana Library Association 1st National Conference, 26 – 28 June 2008, at University of Botswana Library Auditorium, Gaborone. ISBN: 99912-573-7-3, pp. 116-130.

 34. Moahi, K.H. & Jain, P. (2007), “A study of the use of electronic journals by University of Botswana Academic staff”, a paper presented in Conference on UB and Digital Scholarship (DS) 5-6 December 2007, in University of Botswana, Gaborone, 5-6 December, 2007. Available at:  http://www.cs.ub.bw/conferences/ds2008/DS-Moahi-jain2008.pdf

 35. Jain, Priti & Nfila, R.B. (2006), “Information Management or Knowledge Management: Practices or Initiatives in Academic Libraries in Africa”, a paper presented at the SCECSAL - 17, 10 - 14 July 2006, in Dar es Salaam, Tanzania. ISBN: 9987-9086-16, pp. 178-197.

 36. Jain, Priti (2004), "ICT as a catalyst in empowering Africa's Development through Knowledge Management (KM), a paper presented at the SCECSAL - 16, 5-9 July, 2004, in Kampala, Uganda. ISBN: 9970-879-00-6, pp. 106-115.

 37. Jain, Priti (1998), "On-the-job Training: A tool to professionalism and productivity", a paper presented at the SCECSAL - 13 conference, 27 - 31 July, 1998, in Nairobi, Kenya, ISBN: 9966-9638-0-4, pp. 211-221.