Dr. H N Thammanna

Educational Details
  • PhD – University of Mysore, Mysore
  • M.L.I.Sc. – Karnataka State open University, Mysore
  • B.A. – Govt. Arts college, Hassan
Contact Details
Email ID libray@rithassan.ac.in


Professional Experience
  • Presently working as Chief Librarian at Rajeev Institute of Technology from 2008 to till date
  • Worked as Assistant Librarian at B.G.S. Institute of Technology, From April 2007 to August 2008.
  • Total experience 16 years


Areas of Interest

Library and Information Science, Information gathering habits, Digital Library

Publication Details
Paper Publish In International Journals
  1. Thammanna H N and Mallinath Kumbar (2016). “Information gathering habits of contemporary Kannada writers: An analytical study”, e-Library Science Research Journal, 5(2), 1-9
  2. Thammanna H N and Mallinath Kumbar (2016).Use of Information and Communication Technology (ICT) by the contemporary Kannada Writers: A Study, Journal of Research in Librarianship, 3(6), 61-73
  3. Dr. Chandrashekara J, Mr. Jaiprakash H L and Dr. H N Thammanna (2020), “Users’  Satisfaction of Online Resources and Services in the Engineering College in Libraries in Mysore city : A Study” has been posted to Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal). Libraries at University of Nebraska-Lincoln, USA. 2020, (ISSN 2766-1415(e-journal) https://digitalcommons.unl.edu/libphilprac/4821/


Paper Presentation
International Conferences
  1. N.Shivakumaraswamy, H.N.Thammanna, H.T.Harish and Chandrashekara J (2012). “Use of E-resources in Malnad college of Engineering at Hassan: A Study” Paper presented at International conference on electronic Publications (ICEP-2012) held during 1st and 2nd March 2012 at Pondicherry University, Puducherry.


Participation and involvement in seminars / workshops
  1. Attend the national workshop on “Emerging Trends in E-Resources Management and Mandatory Library Standards” during 15th and 16th July 2011. Organized By K S Institute of technology, Bangalore-5600062, Karnataka, India.
  1. Attend the national conference on “Managing college libraries: Issues and trends” during 16th & 17th December   2011. Organized   by   JSS Arts,   Science and   Commerce collage, Mysore-570006, Karnataka, India.


Other Activities

Active participating in MyLISA. This association conducts lectures on varied topics of Library & Information Science.  The Objective of this association is professional growth and development.


Roles and Responsibility
  • Ordering books, journals and other resources.
  • Cataloguing and keeping track of library materials.
  • Advising academics on materials for their courses.
  • Making sure all users can access library resources.
  • Responding to requests from students, staff and other library users.
  • Managing library staff.
  • Worked as NSS Programme officer from last 8 years
  • Worked as Red Ribbon Club coordinator from last 8 years