Use pattern of archives on the history of Mysore

Chowdappa, N. and Usha Devi, L. and Ramasesh, C. P. (2013) Use pattern of archives on the history of Mysore. In: Fourteenth International Conference on Grey Literature : Tracking Innovation Through Grey Literature, 29-30 November 2012 (Conference CD-ROM) , 29-30 November 2012, GL14, Rome (IT), 2012-11-29.

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Records on the Administration of the Princely State of Mysore and Mysore History form rare collections for historians who venture to study the history of Mysore State under the rule of the Wadiyars, the rulers of Mysore State. These rare materials and archives have been carefully preserved at the Archival Section of the University of Mysore and also at other libraries in Mysore city. The present study furnishes the type of archival materials available at the University Library, Oriental Research institute and the Karnataka State Archives, Mysore Division. Further, the study depicts the purposes of accessing archives and the use pattern of these rare archival sources on Mysore history by the research scholars, students and teachers in the discipline of Karnataka/Mysore History and allied fields. The present study also projects the extent of dependency of scholars from various professional fields, for information sources on Mysore History. The study also projects the rare collections of manuscripts and books of Tipu's Library. ;

Item Type: Conference or Workshop Item (Paper)
Subjects: Information, Computer and Applied Sciences > Library
Information, Computer and Applied Sciences > Library and Information Science
Divisions: PG Campuses > Manasagangotri, Mysore > Library
Depositing User: Swamy D
Date Deposited: 24 Oct 2013 11:25
Last Modified: 26 Nov 2015 11:33

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