发表于2004/9/19 9:39:00 810人阅读
The author of the "Five Laws of Library Science," the "Colon Classification," and many other important works on librarianship, S.R. Ranganathan was honored by former Indian President V.V. Giri as "the father of library science in India." This article attempts to provide a brief biographical sketch about his life, professional career, major professional works, achievements in library education, offices and honors, and his contributions to world librarianship in general and to Indian librarianship in particular.