Author(s): Shilpa S Uplaonkar, Kalikadevi G. Badige
tract - Effectiveness of a library service is now largely depends upon the Information and Communication Technology (ICT). The word bibliotheca is derived from latin language, means library. This study attempts to explore the gradual advancement of modern technologies in bibliotheca (library) distinguishing old and new technologies. The study endeavors to identify various components of ICT which are used or being used in libraries and information systems. The study identifies exact reasons to use computer and related technologies in libraries. It also explains the functions, Benefits and uses and problems of ICT based library system.