Jun 03, 2021
In General Discussion
Help-LIS Mission In the current context of dangerously worsening Covid-19 situation in the country, which has continued to disrupt the life and health of the people at large, a group of like-minded people from the LIS profession and the publishing & information industry met online on the request of Dr. M G Sreekumar, Director, Libraries, Jio University and the President of Management Libraries Network, and Dr. Akhtar Parvez, University Librarian, Maulana Azad National Urdu University, Hyderabad and the General Secretary, Management Libraries Network, nd Dr.P.V.Konnur, President LIS Academy, Bangalore on May 15, 2021. The intent of the meeting was to discuss about the need for reaching out every possible help to the LIS professionals and their families affected by Covid-19. The Help-LIS Mission is a brain-child of this meeting. All the members of the group (“The Help-LIS Mission Group”) endorsed this mission as a noble cause and extended their support to promote it as a charitable Trust.