Priti Jain, University of Botswana

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Publications

RESEARCH and PUBLICATIONS

1.  Book

 Jain, Priti & Mnjama, Nathan (2017), “Managing Knowledge Resources and Records in Modern Organizations”, IGI-Global, USA. ISBN:  9781522519652, Pp. 240.

2. Book Chapters

 1. Jain, Priti (2017), “Ethical and Legal Issues in Knowledge Management Life-Cycle in Business” in (Priti Jain & Nathan Mnjama), Managing KnowledgeResources and Records in Modern Organizations, IGI-Global, USA. ISBN:  9781522519652, Pp. 83-102.  Available at: http://www.igi-global.com/chapter/ethical-and-legal-issues-in-knowledge-management-life-cycle-in-business/173799

 2. Jain, Priti (2016), “New Metrics of Scholarly Communication and Transforming Roles of Academic Librarians: A case of Institutional Repositories” in (Veeresh B. Hanchinal, Vidya V. Hanchinal & P.R. Pragasam), Re-imagining Academic Libraries: A Perspective on Institutional Repositories. Ess Ess Publications, New Delhi, ISBN: ISBN:  978-81-7000-804-0, Pp. 56-77.

 3.      Jain, Priti (2014), “Impact of Social Media on Information Professionals: Prospects & Challenges” in (Adeyinka Tella), Social Media Strategies for Dynamic Library Service Development, IGI-Global, USA. ISBN:  9781466674158, Pp. 296-314. Available at: https://www.igi-global.com/chapter/impact-of-social-media-on-information-professionals/127829

 4. Jain, Priti (2014). “Taxonomy for Knowledge Management & Information Professionals”, in (Drs. Wole Olatokun & Rosemary Agbonlahor), ARCIS Book of Readings in Information Science and Technology. Volume II, edited by Africa Regional Centre for Information Science (ARCIS). ISBN: 978-978-507939-5, Pp. 93-106.

 5.      Jain, Priti & Akakandelwa Akakandelwa (2014), “Adoption of E-Government in Africa: Challenges and Recommendations in (P.M. Sebina, K.J.Bwalya & K.H. Moahi), Digital Access and E-Government: Perspectives from Developing and Emerging Countries. IGI-Global, USA. ISBN: 978-953-51-0073-7, Pp. 101-124. Available at: https://www.igi-global.com/chapter/adoption-of-e-government-in-africa/107168

 6.      Jain, Priti (2014), “Indigenous Knowledge Management in Botswana Using ICT Applications” in (K. J. Bwalya, N. M. Mnjama & P.Mazebe II.M. Sebina), Concepts and Advances in Information and Knowledge Management – Studies from Developing and Emerging Economies. Chandos Publishing: London. ISBN: 978-1-84334-754-5 (Print) 978-1-78063-435-7 (Online), Pp. 67-92. Available at: http://www.sciencedirect.com/science/article/pii/B9781843347545500099

 7.      Jain, Priti (2012), “An Empirical Study of Knowledge Management University Libraries in SADC Countries”, in (Huei-Tse Hou), New Research on Knowledge Management Applications and Lesson Learned. InTech, Rijaka: Croatia. ISBN: 978-953-51-0073-7, Pp. 137-154. Available at: http://www.intechopen.com/articles/show/title/an-empirical-study-of-knowledge-management-in-university-libraries-in-sadc-countries

 8.      Jain, Priti (2008), “Bibliographic and Library Networks in Africa”, in (L.O. Aina, S.M. Mutula & M.A. Tiamiyu), 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. 229-250.

 9.      Jain, Priti (2008), “Indigenous Knowledge Systems in Africa”, in (L.O.Aina, S. M. Mutula & M.A. Tiamiyu), 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.

 10.  Jain, Priti (2008), “Knowledge Management for Environmental Sustainability in Africa” in (Benson Njobvu and Sjoerd Koopman), 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.

 3. Refereed Journal Articles:

 1. Jain, Priti (2017), Knowledge Management Basic Infrastructure as Correlate of Knowledge Management Success: Case Study of University of Botswana, Journal of Information Science, Systems and Technology.  Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 1-11. Available at: http://arcis.ui.edu.ng/jisst/upload/JISST-Vol1-No1-Knowledge%20%20Management%20Basic%20%20Infrastructure%20as%20Correlate%20%20of%20Knowledge%20Management%20%20Success.pdf

 2. Jain, Priti & Jorosi, B.N. (2017), LIS education at the University of Botswana: Evolution, Opportunities and Challenges. Journal of Library & Information Technology, Vol. 37, No. 1, pp. 42-50. Available at: http://search.proquest.com/docview/1856898833?pq-origsite=gscholar

 3. Jain Priti & Akakandelwa Akakandelwa (2016), Challenges of Twenty-First Century Academic Libraries in Africa.  Afr. J. Lib. Arch. & Inf. Sc., Vol. 26, No. 2, pp. 147-155.

 4. Bashorun, M.T.; Jain, P.; Sebina, P.M.; & Kalusopa, T. (2016), Determinants of Adoption and Use of Open Access Publishing by Academic Staff in Nigeria Universities. Journal of Information Science Theory and Practice (JISTaP), Vol. 4, No.4, pp.49-63. Available at: http://www.jistap.org/journal.do?method=viewFullTextArchive&journalSeq=J000043&menuId=0202&introMenuId=0202

 5. Liah Machara, Liah & Jain, Priti (2016), Factors affecting motivation in Public libraries: A Case of selected Public libraries in Botswana, Mousaion, Vol. 34, No. 1, pp. 101-122. Available at: http://reference.sabinet.co.za/webx/access/electronic_journals/mousaion/mousaion_v34_n1_a5.pdf

 6. Jain, Priti (2016), Changing Trends and Roles of Academic Libraries and Librarians in the 21st century: A Framework for a Modern Academic Library, International Journal of Library Science, Vol. 14, No. 2, pp. 1-18. Available at: http://www.ceser.in/ceserp/index.php/ijls/article/view/4225

7.  Maniki, Tshepo & Jain, Priti (2015), Motivation as the Key Attribute For Quality Customer Service Delivery: A Case of Botswana College of Agriculture Librarians. Zambian Library Association Journal, Vol. 29, No1 & 2, pp. 106-119.

 8. Jain, Priti (2014), Knowledge Management in Academic Libraries in Developing Countries: A Case of Southern Africa. AFFRIKA: Journal of Politics, Economics and Society, Vol. 4, No. 1 & 2, pp. 7-37. http://journals.co.za/docserver/fulltext/aa_affrika/4/1_2/aa_affrika_v4_n1_2_a1.pdf?expires=1486140151&id=id&accname=guest&checksum=C3DBF57484D7C7E947773152D935C997

 9. Jain, Priti (2014), Application of Social Media in marketing libraries and information services: A global perspective. International Journal of Academic Research and Reflection, (IJARR), Vol. 2, No. 2 pp. 62-75. Available at: http://www.idpublications.org/ijarr-vol-2-no-2-2014/

 10.  Ookeditse M. Maphorisa & Jain, Priti (2013), Applicability of the GAPS Model of Service Quality in Marketing of information services at Botswana National Archives and Records Services. Zambian Library Association Journal, Vol. 28, No. 1 & 2, pp. 45-54.

11.  Mpekansambo, Nancy Namwai & Jain, Priti (2013), Botswana National Library Services (BNLS) in the 21st century: prospects and challenges of librarianship profession. Zambian Library Association Journal, Vol. 28, No. 1 & 2, pp. 71-80.

 12.  Bashorun, M.T.; Jain, P.; Sebina, P.M.; & Kalusopa, T. (2013), Open Access Publishing: A catalyst for scholarly research publication.  International Journal of Academic Research and Reflection, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 34-43.

 13.  Ookeditse M. Maphorisa & Priti Jain (2013), Marketing of Archival Reference Services at Botswana National Archives and Records Services (BNARS). International Journal of Academic Research and Reflection, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 34-43. Available at: http://www.idpublications.org/wp-content/uploads/2013/09/Full-Paper-MARKETING-OF-ARCHIVAL-REFERENCE-SERVICES-AT-BOTSWANA-NATIONAL-ARCHIVES.pdf

 14.  Bashorun, M.T.; Jain, P.; Sebina, P.M.; & Kalusopa, T. (2013), The Evolution of Electronic Publishing: A Literature Review.  Transnational Journal of Science and Technology (TJST), ISBN: 1857-8047, Vol. 3, No. 4, pp. 11-32.  Available at: http://tjournal.org/tjst_april_2013/02.pdf

 15.  Jain, Priti (2013), Knowledge management in academic libraries and information centers: A case of University libraries. Journal of Information and Knowledge Management (JIKM), Vol. 12, No. 4. DOI: 10.1142/S0219649213500342, Available at: http://dx.doi.org/10.1142/S0219649213500342

 16.  Jain, Priti & Nfila, Reason B. (2013), Open Access versus Print Publishing: A case   of Academic Journal Publishers. International Journal of Information Processing and Communication (IJIPC), Vol. 1, No. 2. pp. 5-20.

 17.  Jain, Priti & Bwalya Kelvin Joseph. (2013), Knowledge Management Portals as Enablers for Institutional Competitiveness: Surveying Universities in Southern African Development Community (SADC), Vine, Vol. 43, No. 4. pp. 401-428. Available at: http://emeraldinsight.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1108/VINE-02-2013-0003

 18.  Jain, Priti (2013), A paradigm shift in the 21st Century Academic Libraries and Librarians: Prospectus and Opportunities. European Journal of Academic Research, Vol. 1, No. 3, pp. 133-147. Available at: https://www.academia.edu/4449946/A_PARADIGM_SHIFT_IN_THE_21ST_CENTURY_ACADEMIC_LIBRARIES_AND_LIBRARIANS_PROSPECTUS_AND_OPPORTUNITIES

 19.  Akakandelwa Akakandelwa & Jain, Priti (2013), A Comparative Study of Perceived Work Related Stress among Library Staff in Two Academic Libraries in Southern Africa. Library Management, Vol. 34, No. 8/9, pp. 569 - 584. Available at: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/pdfplus/10.1108/LM-03-2013-0018

 20.  Akakandelwa, Akakandelwa, Jain, Priti & Wamundila, Sitali (2013), Academic Dishonesty: A Comparative Study of Students of Library and Information Science in Botswana and Zambia. Journal of Information Ethics, Vol. 22, No. 3, pp. 137-150.

 21.  Jain, Priti (2012), Promoting open access to research in Academic libraries: Development and Initiatives. Library Philosophy and Practice, May 2012 Issue, ISSN 1522-0222, Available at: http://www.webpages.uidaho.edu/~mbolin/jain.pdf

 22.  Jain, Priti & Nfila, Reason B. (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/16040/6/cb.vol4.no1.pdf

 23.  Jain, Priti & Nfila, Reason 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/doi/full/10.1108/00242531111135290

 24.  Jain, Priti (2011), Personal Knowledge Management: the Foundation of Organisational Knowledge Management. South African Journal of Library & Information Science, Vol. 77, No. 1, pp. 1-14. Available at: http://citeseerx.ist.psu.edu/viewdoc/download?doi=10.1.1.976.99&rep=rep1&type=pdf

 25.  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/doi/full/10.1108/00242531111113078

 26.  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.

 27.  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

 28.  Jain, Priti (2009), Knowledge Management in E-Government, Journal of Knowledge Management Practice, Vol. 10, No. 4, Available at: http://www.tlainc.com/articl203.htm

 29.  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/doi/full/10.1108/00242530710750572

 30.  Jain, Priti (2006), Empowering Africa's development using ICT in a knowledge management approach, The Electronic Library, Vol. 24, No. 1, pp. 51 – 67. This paper was awarded Emerald Literati Network “Highly commanded Award of 2007”.  Available at: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/abs/10.1108/02640470610649245

 31.  Jain, Priti (2005), Strategic Human Resource Development in Public Libraries in Botswana, Library Management, Vol. 26, No. 6/7, pp. 336-350. This paper was awarded Emerald Literati Network “Outstanding Paper Award of 2006”. Available at: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/abs/10.1108/01435120410609752

 32.  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: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/doi/abs/10.1108/00242530510588926

 33.  Jain, Priti (2002), IT Industry in Botswana: Challenges and Opportunities, Malaysian Journal of Library & Information Science, Vol. 7, No. 1, pp. 77-85. Available at: http://e-journal.um.edu.my/filebank/published_article/1861/185.pdf

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

 35.  Thapisa, Amos P.N. & Jain, Priti (2000), Bio-Factor analysis of Library Productivity, Library Management, Vol. 21, No. 2, pp. 86-93. Available at: http://www.emeraldinsight.com/Insight/viewContentItem.do?contentType=Article&contentId=858953

 36.  Jain, Priti (1999), On-the-job training: a key to human resource development, Library Management, Vol. 20, No. 5, pp. 283-294. Available at: www.emeraldinsight.com/10.1108/01435129910276271

 37.  Jain, Priti (1998), Perceptions on empowerment and productivity in academic and public libraries in Botswana, Library Management, Vol. 19, No. 1, pp. 49-58. Available at: www.emeraldinsight.com/10.1108/01435129810198639

 

4. Non- Refereed Journals Article:

 1.  Jain, Priti (2012), 21st Century Learning, TechFora, October 2012, ISSN: 2305-2961, pp. 30-31.

 2. Jain, Priti & Mutula, Stephen (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

 3. Jain, Priti (2004), Knowledge and Competitive Advantage: Brief Review, LIS Departmental Newsletter, Vol. 1, No. 1, pp. 13-14.

 

5. Published Conferences Proceedings Articles:

 1.      Jain, Priti  (2017), “Professional collaboration among LIS educators and library practitioners in delivering library and information science curriculum:  a case study of university of Botswana”, a paper                                                                                                             presented at the 2nd DLIS International Conference held in Gaborone, Botswana, 15-17 March, 2017. Publisher: Department of Library and Information Studies, University of Botswana, ISBN: 978-99968-442-1-8, pp. 292-314.

 2.    Shonhe, Liah & Jain, Priti (2017), “Information Dissemination in The 21st Century: The Use Of Mobile Technologies”, a paper presented at the 2nd DLIS International Conference held in Gaborone, Botswana, 15-17 March, 2017. Publisher: Department of Library and Information Studies, University of Botswana, ISBN: 978-99968-442-1-8, pp. 292-314.

 3.      Jain, Priti & Lynn, Jibril (2016), “Expanding Library Services for Indigenous Community Posteriy: A Case of Selected Public Libraries in Botswana”, Paper  presented at the 82nd IFLA World Library and Information Congress, held in Ohio, Columbus, , 13-19 August, 2016. Available at: http://library.ifla.org/1445/1/168-jain-en.pdf

 4. “A Keynote Speaker, Jain, Priti (2016), “Library and Big Data”. A Keynote address delivered at the International Symposium on Knowledge and Communication (ICKCOM) jointly organized by NMIMS and Khon Kaen University held at Mukesh Patel Technology Park, Shirpur, India on 10-11 June, 2016, ISBN: 978 93 85664 16 8, pp. 307-312.

 5.      Jain, Priti (2015), “Knowledge Management, Leadership and Decision Making: A Case of Academic Libraries”, Paper presented at the 81st IFLA World Library and Information Congress, held at Cape Town International Convention Centre, in Cape Town, South Africa, 15-21 August, 2015. Available at: http://library.ifla.org/1223/1/180-jain-en.pdf

 6.      Jain, Priti & Jorosi, B.N. (2015), “LIS education in Botswana: A case of DLIS at the University of Botswana”, Paper presented at the 81st IFLA World Library and Information Congress, held at Cape Town International Convention Centre, in Cape Town, South Africa, 15-21 August, 2015. Available at: http://library.ifla.org/1100/1/196-jain-en.pdf

 7.      Jain, Priti (2014), “A survey of Knowledge Management Practice among academic staff at the University of Botswana”, Paper presented at the 25th Australasian Conference on Information Systems, held at University of Technology in Auckland, New Zealand, 8th - 10th December 2014. Published Online, “Proceedings of the 25th Australasian Conference on Information Systems, 8th - 10th December”, Auckland, New Zealand,  Publisher: ACIS, ISBN: 978-1-927184-26-4, Available at: http://aut.researchgateway.ac.nz/handle/10292/8103

 8.      Jain, Priti (2014), “Open Access Publishing and Digital Scholarship”, Paper presented at the 2nd Open Access National Conference organized by Botswana Library Consortium Association, held at the Ave Maria Roman Catholic Pastoral Care Centre, Game City Gaborone,  Botswana, 6-7 November 2014, ISBN: 978-99968-442-0-1, pp. 25-43.

 9.      Jain, Priti (2012), “Knowledge Management Portals as gateways to organisational knowledge resources: A case of SADC University knowledge portals”, Paper presented at the 6th International Conference on Knowledge Management in Asia Pacific (KMAP 2010) held at University of Shanghai, Shanghai, China, 11-12 October, 2012, ISBN: 978-962-367-754-7, pp. 1-11. Available at: http://kmirc.ise.polyu.edu.hk/kmap2012/files/Technology-based_KM/t6.pdf

 10.  Jain, Priti (2012), “A Knowledge Portal as a spur to creativity and innovation”, Paper presented at the 8th International Conference on Knowledge Management (ICKM), held at FNB Conference and Training Centre, Johannesburg, South Africa, 4-6 September, 2012. ISBN: 978-0-86970-998-6, pp. 84-96.

 11.  Jain, Priti (2012), “Knowledge Management and Open Access Publishing: A Case of Africa”, Paper presented at the International Conference on Trends in Knowledge and Information Dynamics held at Documentation Research and Training Centre, Indian Statistical Institute, Bangalore, India, 10-13 July, 2012, ISBN: 978-93-5067-881-7, pp. 553-570.

 12.  Jain, Priti (2011), “Taxonomy in Knowledge Management”, Paper presented at the 10th Annual Information and Knowledge Management Conference held at FNB Conference and Training Center, Johannesburg, South Africa, 22-23 June 2011. ISBN: 978-0-620-50485-0, pp. 93-104. Available at:http://dl.acm.org/citation.cfm?id=3010706

 13.  Jain, Priti & Nfila, Reason B. (2010), “Role of Libraries in National Development: Developing Working Partnership between Libraries, Government of Botswana and stakeholders”, Paper presented at the SCECSAL19,  held  at University of Botswana Multidisciplinary Centre, Gaborone, 6 - 9 December, 2010. ISBN: 97899912-485-4-3, pp. 112-123.

 14.  Jain, Priti (2010), “Perceptions on Harmonisation of Personal & Organisational Knowledge: An Empirical Study of Faculty of Humanities at the University of Botswana”, Paper presented at the 5th International Conference on Knowledge Management in Asia Pacific (KMAP 2010), held at Xi’an, China, 16-18 September, 2010. ISBN: 978-962-367-707-3, pp. 114-124.

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

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

 17.  Jain, Priti (2008), “Knowledge Management for Environmental Sustainability in Africa”, Paper presented at the SCECSAL - 18, held at Mulungushi International Conference Centre, Lusaka, Zambia, 15 - 19 July, 2008. ISBN: 978-9982-9908-06, pp. 461-491.

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

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

 

20.  Moahi, K.H. & Jain, P. (2007), “A study of the use of electronic journals by University of Botswana Academic staff”, Paper presented at the 1st African Digital Scholarship & Curation Conference held at University of Botswana, Gaborone, Botswana, 5-6 December ,2007. [Online]. Available at:  http://www.cs.ub.bw/conferences/ds2008/DS-Moahi-jain2008.pdf

 21.  Jain, Priti & Nfila, Reason B. (2006), “Information Management or Knowledge Management: Practices or Initiatives in Academic Libraries in Africa”, Paper presented at the SCECSAL – 17, held at Diamond Jumbilee Conference Centre, Salaam, Tanzania,  10 - 14 July, 2006. ISBN: 9987-9086-16, pp. 178-197.

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

 23.  Jain, Priti (1998), "On-the-job Training: A tool to professionalism and productivity", a paper presented at the SCECSAL – 13, held at Kenyatta International Conference Centre (KICC), Nairobi, Kenya, 27 - 31 July, 1998. ISBN: 9966-9638-0-4, pp. 211-221.

 

 6. Unpublished Conference/Workshop Paper Presentation

 1.      Jain, Priti (2015), “A paradigm shift in the information profession: A case of University library”. A Keynote presented at the BCA Library Week Commemoration on 14.4.2015, held at Botswana College of Agriculture, Gaborone, Botswana, 12-18 April, 2015.

 2.      Jain, Priti (2013), “Knowledge Management in Academic Libraries in Developing Countries: A case of Southern Africa”. Paper presented at the 9th International Conference on Knowledge Management (ICKM), held at Le Centre Sheraton Montreal Hotel, Montreal, Canada, 1-2 November, 2013.

 3.      Jain, Priti (2013), “Academic Libraries and librarians in the 21st century”. A Keynote presented at the Botswana College of Agriculture, Gaborone, Botswana on 16 April, 2013.

 4.      Jain, Priti. & Nfila, Reason B. (2012), “Open Access versus Print Publishing: A case of Academic Journal Publishers”. Paper presented at the 1st National Conference Co-hosted by Botswana Library Consortium (BLC) and Office of Research & Development (ORD), held at the University of Botswana Library Auditorium, Gaborone, Botswana, 24-25 October, 2012. 

 5.      Nfila, Reason B & Jain, Priti (2011), “Managing indigenous knowledge and indigenous knowledge systems in Botswana using information and communication technology”. Paper presented at the 1st Annual International Conference of the Faculty of Communication and Information Science, held at National University of Science & Technology (NUST), Bulawayo, Zimbabwe, 23 -24th August, 2011.

 6.      Jain, Priti & Oladiran, M.T. (2010), “The Challenges of Setting up Institutional Repositories in Developing Countries”,  Paper presented at third African Digital Scholarship & Curation Conference, held at University of Botswana Library Auditorium, Gaborone, Botswana, 25-27 May,  2010. 

 7.      Jain, Priti (2009), “Knowledge Management in the Public Sector: A Case of E-Government in Developing Countries”, Paper presented at 2nd Annual International Conference of Information Science, held at Moi University, Eldoret, Kenya, 6-8 July, 2009.

 8.      Jain, Priti & Bentley, Gemma,  Oladiran, M.T. (2009), “The Role of Institutional Repository in Digital Scholarly Communications”,  Paper presented at 2nd African Digital Scholarship & Curation Conference, held at CSIR Conference Center, Pretoria, South Africa, 12-14 May,  2009. 

 9.      Jain, Priti (2008), “Managing Public Sector: A Case of Knowledge Management”, Paper presented at the Emerald Seminar and Networking Event held at Gaborone Sun Hotel, Gaborone, Botswana,  11 November, 2008.

 10.  Jain, Priti & Fidzani, Babakishi. (2008), Impact of Information Skills: Faculty of Science Students’ Perspective at the University of Botswana, an unpublished research paper. University of Botswana Library, 14 August, 2008.

 

7. Thesis and Dissertation

 1.   Jain, Priti (2004), "The Role of Performance Appraisal in Strategic Human Resource      Management in Public Libraries in Botswana", Promoter: Dr F. Terblanche. Ph.D Thesis, University of South Africa, pp. 288.

 2.   Jain, Priti (1997), "Perceived barriers to productivity in academic and public libraries in Botswana." Supervisor: Prof. A. P. N. Thapisa, M.L.I.S Dissertation, University of Botswana, pp. 135.                 

 

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