Sunil M.V

 
Research Interest / Consulting Area
Technology Adoption, Information Systems, Social Entrepreneurship, Library and Information Management
 
Courses Offered
Introduction to Family Business, Management Information Systems, Research Methodology, Social Enterprise Research, Universal Human Values (UHV) 
 
Also worked/associated at
Dhvanyaloka – Indian Literary Center for English Literature
Indian Institute of Management – Bangalore (IIM-B)
 
 
Dr. Sunil MV
M.A., MLISc., Ph.D.
Assistant Professor - Systems &
General Management
Chairperson - Alumni – PRERANA
Vidwan ID: 175417    
ORCID ID: 0000-0002-7311-0468  
Researcher ID: sunilmysore
Google Scholar ID: https://scholar.google.com/citations?user=mQGarbEAAAAJ

Dr. Sunil M.V. is a faculty member specializing in Systems and General Management, and the former Head of Academic Administration at SDM Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD). Dr Sunil has a rich academic and professional background, encompassing a diverse range of roles and accomplishments.
 
With a career spanning over two decades, Dr. Sunil M.V. began his journey at SDMIMD as a Librarian, serving in this capacity for a remarkable 18 years. During his tenure, he played a pivotal role in conceptualizing, designing, and structuring the SDMIMD Library, laying the foundation for a robust knowledge resource. For over a decade, he served as the coordinator for SDM RCMS, the Research Center at SDMIMD, overseeing the administration of the PhD program and fostering a culture of research and publication.
 
Dr. Sunil's areas of specialization and teaching include Information Systems, Technology Adoption, Information Management, and Research Methodology. He has also designed courses with a focus on Social Relevance, showcasing his dedication to holistic education.
 
Dr. Sunil holds a Ph.D. in the realm of Open-Source Software adoption in Library Automation, a testament to his deep understanding of technology integration in academic settings. Furthermore, he possesses a Master’s degree in both Library and Information Science, as well as Sociology, demonstrating his interdisciplinary approach to education. Dr. Sunil is a Certified American Association and IIM Bangalore Fellow, showcasing his commitment to professional development and excellence.
 
Dr. Sunil's intellectual contributions extend beyond the classroom. He has authored papers featured in reputable journals, conferences, and book chapters, further enriching academic discourse. Moreover, he has penned two insightful books, showcasing his ability to translate complex ideas into accessible knowledge.
 
His commitment to democratizing education is evident through his contributions to distance learning. He has crafted course materials for GoI's ePG Pathshala, emphasizing his dedication to making quality education accessible to all. Beyond academia, Dr. Sunil serves as a sought-after consultant for technology adoption in information services. His expertise benefits academic institutions, universities, and organizations, providing them with valuable insights to enhance their technological infrastructure.

Awards and Recognitions:
 
  1. Certificate of Excellence for Academic Library Awards 2022 recognizing the design and delivery of effective library services for users with Technology Adoption by Knimbus during 2022.
  2. “Medical Libraries & Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) Synergy: a new Teaching-Learning Model” won the Best Paper Award at the National Conference on Management of Modern Libraries (NACML) 2016 on the theme ‘Role of Information Professional in Digital Age organized by Kasturba Medical College (KMC), Manipal University during February 19 & 20, 2016 at Manipal.
  3. Sponsorship from American Library Association (ALA) for the Web Course on Fundamentals of Collection Assessment conducted by Association for Library Collections & Technical Services (ALCTS), American Library Association (ALA), October 21 – November 29, 2013. USA: ALCTS, ALA. The program fee of $ 7000 was sponsored by ALA as a only candidate from Developing Countries.
  4. “Organizing for digital archiving: a network model at SDMIMD” won the Best Paper Award at MANLIBNET 2005 – 5th National Convention organized by the Indian Institute of Management, Kozhikode (IIMK) during May 5-7, 2005. 

Publications

Books

  1. Sunil, M.V. and Harinarayana, N.S. (2013). Open Source Library Automation Software: Features and Capabilities. Germany: Lambert Academic Publishing. [ISBN-10: 3659179833; ISBN-13: 978-3659179839]
  2. Harinarayana, N.S., Sunil, M.V. and Rukminamma, P. (2013). Twigging facets of e-resources in libraries. Mysore: Teresian College and Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD). [ISBN: 978-93-83302-00-0] 

Book Chapters

  1. Sunil M. V and Mousumi Sengupta (2023). Perception towards ESG reporting among Indian ExecutivesContemporary Research in Management - Vol.12 by N.R. Parasuraman, B. Venkatraja, M. Sriram, G. Srilakshminarayana and K. Riyazahmed (Editors),  Mysore: Shri Dharmasthala  Manjunatheshwara Research Centre for Management Studies (SDM RCMS), SDMMD, ISBN:978-93-83302-62-8.
  2. Sunil M. V. (2022). Dhathri - The Eco-friendly Gifting SolutionsCases in Management – Vol. XI,  Mysore: Shri Dharmasthala  Manjunatheshwara Research Centre for Management Studies (SDM RCMS), SDMIMD.  [ISBN: 978-93-83302-61-1], pp.15-26.
  3. Sunil M. V. & Prasad, K. Raghav (2021). Design Thinking for Social Innovation - Case of Community Food Service to Pourakarmikas during the Pandemic TimeCases in Management – Vol. X by  Parasuraman, N. R., Venkatraja B., Sriram, M., Srilakshminarayana, G.  and Riyazahmed, K. [Editors]. Mysore: Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Research Centre for Management Studies (SDM RCMS), SDMIMD. [ISBN: 978-93-83302-55-0].
  4. Sunil, M.V. and Rukminamma P. and Sr. Tressy (2015). Review on e-resource management and services (ERMS). Quality and excellence in librarianship: edited by: Jange, Suresh. Dharwad: Sarpan Prakashana. 223-246p. [ISBN: 978-81-931771-5-0].
  5. Sunil M.V.(2014). Competencies for librarian 2.0: an expectation. Comprehensive resource managemetn in Libraries edited by: Bankapur, V. M. and et.al.Belagavi: Rani Channamma University. 265-269p. [ISBN: 978-81-929530-0-7].
  6. Harinarayana, N.S., Vasantha Raju, N. and Sunil M.V.(2014). Digital shift in cataloguing: are we ready to change?. Digital shift and libraries edited by: Tadasad, P.G. and et.al. Bijapur: Prasaranga, karnataka State Women's University. 127-144p. [ISBN: 978-93-83090-17-4].
  7. Sunil, M.V. and Rukminamma P.  (2013). Electronic resources management in ILS: need unaddressed. Twigging facets of e-resources in libraries: edited by: Harinarayana, N.S., Sunil, M.V. and Rukminamma, P. Mysore: Teresian College. 26-36p. [ISBN: 978-93-83302-00-0].
  8. Sunil, M.V., Kumbar, Mallinath and Chandrashekar, Deepak  (2012). QR code: a tool for instant access to electronic resources. Empowering libraries for lifelong learning skills: excellence, creativity and challenges edited by: Suresh Jange, R. B. Gaddagimath and Mallikarjun Vaddenkeri. Agra: Current Publications. 426-430p. [ISBN: 978-81-89065-91-1].
  9. Sunil, M.V. and Kumbar, Mallinath. (2012). Technological innovations in libraries for user centric services. Dynamics of librarianship in the knowledge society: festschrift in honour of Prof. Ramesh Babu (Volume 2) edited by: Achim Osswald and et.al. Chennai: University of Madras. 640-649p. [ISBN: 978-93-5050-061-3].
  10. Harinarayana, N.S., Madhu K.S. and Sunil M.V. (2011). Interfacing ‘discovery layer’ on to an OPAC: A case study. Electronic age librarianship edited by Dilip K. Swain and K.C. Panda. New Delhi: Ane Books Pvt. Ltd. [ISBN: 978-93-8116-247-7]
  11. Harinarayana, N.S. and Sunil, M.V. (2011). Intuitiveness in Integrated Library Systems. Managing Library and Information Center edited by Sunil Kumar Sathpathy.
  12. Malathi Sriram and Sunil, M.V. (2010). Knowledge Portal at SDMIMD Mysore. Leveraging global competitiveness for organizational excellence: handbook of management cases edited by H.P. Gupta and Tojo Thatchenkery. New Dehi: Institute of Management Education (IME, Ghaziabad) and Macmillan. [ISBN 10: 0230-33194-7; ISBN 13: 978-0230-33194-5].
  13. Harinarayana, N.S., Sunil M.V. and Namratha, G.R. (2004). Digitization of project reports: an experience with GSDL. Organizing, processing and use of information in the digital era: Prof. M. Parameswaran Festschrift Edited by: V. Jalaja, M.C.K. Veeran and Dineshan. New Delhi: Ess Ess Publication. [ISBN: 8170004187], [EAN: 9788170004189].

Editor (Books and Seminar Volume)

  1. Prabhakara, K.V., Harinarayana, N.S., Sunil M.V., Vasantha Raju, N. and Veena, M. (2014). Social Media and Libraries. Mysore: SBRR Mahajana First Grade College and Mysore Librarians and Information Scientists Association (MyLISA), Mysore. [978-81-928920-1-6]. UGC sponsored 2-Day National conference on social media and libraries, December 4 & 5, 2014, SBRR Mahajana First Grade College, Mysore.
  2. Harinarayana, N.S., Sunil, M.V. and Rukminamma, P. (2013). Emerging trends in e-resource management and services in college libraries. Mysore: Teresian College and Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheshwara Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD). [978-93-83302-01-07]. UGC sponsored 2-Day National Seminar on Emerging trends in e-resource management and services, September 27 & 28, 2013, Teresian College, Mysore.
  3. Harinarayana, N.S., Kemparaju, T.D., Mallinath Kumbar, Sunil, M.V., Siddalingaswamy, M.C. and Udayashankar, S.P. (2011). Managing College Libraries: Issues and Trends. Mysore: JSS College for Arts, Commerce & Science (Autonomous) and Mysore Library & Information Scientists Association (MyLISA). [ISBN: 978-81-910145-2-5]. UGC sponsored 2-Day National conference on managing academic libraries: issues and trends, December 16 & 17, 2011, JSS Arts, Commerce and Science College, Ooty Road, Mysore.
  4. Lalitha Aswath, Harinarayana, N.S., Umadevi H.S. and Sunil, M.V. (2010). Web-based Library Services. Mysore: JSS Mahavidhyapeeta and SDM Institute for Management Development (SDMIMD). [ISBN:978-81-91014-50-1]. UGC sponsored 2-Day national seminar on Web-based Library Services, March 5-6, 2010, JSS College for Women, Mysore.

Editors

  1. Member of Editorial Board, SDMIMD Journal of Management (from 2012 to 2019)
  2. Member of Editorial Board, Journal of Library Development (from 2015 onwards)
  3. Editor and Compiler of SDMIMD Monthly Newsletter from 2010 to 2022. The electronic newsletter reaches 3500+ emails monthly.

Journal Article:

International Journals

  1. Sengupta, Mousumi and Sunil M. V. (2023).  Online Learning during Covid 19 Pandemic: A Study Among Students in Private B-Schools in Bangalore and Mysore in India.  Korea Review of International Studies, ISSN - 1226-4741, Vol.16 (45), April, pp. 111 - 121, (ABDC).
  2. Mousumi Sengupta and Sunil M V (2022). Resource management at a primary school : a case study of Arivu Vidya Samsthe, Mysore, India. Korea Review of International studies, ISSN: 1226-4741, Vol.15(37), August. pp. 160-173, (ABDC).
  3. Malathi Sriram and Sunil, M.V. (2013). Integrating information repositories for knowledge discovery: a B-school perspective. International Journal on Indian Culture and Business Management, Vol. 6, No. 1, pp.90–101. [ISSN online: 1753-0814]; [ISSN print: 1753-0806].

National Journals

  1. Sengupta, Mousumi & Sunil, M. V. (2023).  Emotional Intelligence among Librarians in Karnataka: An Exploratory Study.  Journal of Information and Knowledge, Vol.60(4), August, p.237-252.  ISSN (P) : 0972-2467. ISSN (O) : 0976-2477. DOI: 10.17821/srels/2023/v60i4/170874.
  2. Sunil, M.V. and Mamta Hegde. (2023). Payments - the New 'P' to the 4Ps of Marketing: Decoding the emerging financial product innovation. Education and Society, 47-1(7), January-March, 113-123p. ISSN 2278-6864, (UGC Care).
  3. Prasad, Raghav K. and Sunil, M.V. (2023). A perceptual marketing model for Sports Academies in Karnataka. South Indian Journal of Social Sciences, Vol. 21(1) January-June, 64-75p. ISSN: 0972 – 8945, (UGC Care).
  4. Sunil, M.V. and G. Srilakshminarayana (2022). Information literacy among high school students: a study about Cyber Literacy for the use of online resources. SRELS Journal of Information Management, ISSN (Print): 0972-2467, ISSN (Online): 0976-2477, Vol 59(5), October 2022, p.307-317, (UGC Care).
  5. Sunil, M.V. (2000). Effective book buying through e-bookstores. SRELS – Journal of Information Management 37(4): 75-70. [ISSN: 0972-2467].
  6. Sunil, M.V. and Harinarayana, N.S. (2011). Evaluating OSILS products for Indian college libraries. SRELS – Journal of Information Management 48(5), October: 471-490. [ISSN: 0972-2467].
  7. Sunil, M.V. (2011). Importance Performance Analysis (IPA) of OSILS Products. KELPRO Bulletin, 15(2), December. [ISSN: 0975-4911]. Has won the First Place in the ALL INDIA KELPRO BEST RESEARCH PAPER WARD.
  8. Sunil, M.V. and Harinarayana, N.S. (2011). Open source software and Libraries: a literature review. KELPRO Bulletin, 16(1) June. pp 56-80. [ISSN: 0975-4911].
  9. Sunil M. V. & others (2016). Facebook Posts and Lotka’s Law. SRELS Journal of Information Management, Vol.53 (2), ISSN (Print): 0972-2467, ISSN (Online): 0976-2477, April, pp. 107-111
  10. Sunil M. V. and Vernekar Vilas (2016). New avatar of Information Literacy. Journal of Library Development (JDL), Vol.2 (2), ISSN (Print): 2395-518X, August, pp. 50-58.
  11. Sunil M. V. and Vernekar Vilas (2016). Measuring up to standards: a case study of adoption of a school library. Journal of Library Development (JDL), Vol.2 (2), ISSN (Print): 2395-518X, August, pp. 66-75.
  12. Chndrappa and Sunil M. V.  (2017). Next generation catalogues: a comparative analysis of OPACs of University libraries in India. Journal of Library Development (JDL), Vol.3 (1), ISSN (Print): 2395-518X,January, pp. 25-37.

Self-Instructional Materials / Course Materials:

Materials for eLearning Courses

  1. Sunil, M.V. (2014). Social media for library services. E-PG Patshala Paper: P-10: Knowledge and Society; Modle 14: Social Media for Library Services. Gandhinagar: INFLIBNET. National Mission for Education through ICT Project of MHRD, GoI. Link: http://epgp.inflibnet.ac.in/ahl.php?csrno=21
  2. Sunil, M.V. and Harinarayana, N.S. (2014). Social media in a knowledge society. E-PG Patshala Paper: P-10: Knowledge and Society; Modle 14: Social Media in a Knowledge Society. Gandhinagar: INFLIBNET. National Mission for Education through ICT Project of MHRD, GoI. Link: http://epgp.inflibnet.ac.in/ahl.php?csrno=21 

Self-Instructional Materials

  1. Sunil, M.V. (2015). Automation of School Library using e-Granthalaya. Online Course Certification Program in School Librarianship (CCSL). Mysuru: Regional Institute of Education (RIE).
  2. Sunil, M.V. (2015). Creating Digital Library for a School. Online Course Certification Program in School Librarianship (CCSL). Mysuru: Regional Institute of Education (RIE).
  3. Sunil, M.V. (2001). National libraries: their purpose and functions [BLISc-1, Block-2, Unit 5]. SIM Material for BLISc Course. Mysore: Karnataka State Open University (KSOU).
  4. Sunil, M.V. (2001). Library cooperation: history and development [BLISc-1, Block-4, Unit 11]. SIM Material for BLISc Course. Mysore: Karnataka State Open University (KSOU).
  5. Sunil, M.V. (2001). RastriyaGranthalya: VudeshaMathuKaryachtuvatikegalu (Kannada). [BLISc-1, Block-2, Unit 5]. SIM Material for BLISc Course. Mysore: Karnataka State Open University (KSOU).
  6. Sunil, M.V. (2001). GranthalayaSahakara :Ithihasamathubelavanige (Kannada) [BLISc-1, Block-4, Unit 5]. SIM Material for BLISc Course. Mysore: Karnataka State Open University (KSOU).                 

Course Materials:

  1. Sunil, M.V. (2014). Designing information literacy program for school libraries. Capacity building of SCERT, DIET and School Librarians to modernize the library: a PAC training programme. Mysore: Regional Institute of Education (RIE), NCERT.
  2. Sunil, M.V. (2004). Information sources. Managing school libraries in digital era - course manual Edited by Harinarayana, N.S., Malathi Sriram and Sunil, M.V. Mysore: KVS-ZIET and Mysore: SDM Institute for Management Development. 40-45p.
  3. Sunil, M.V. (2004). Resource description of electronic resources. Managing school libraries in digital era - course manual Edited by Harinarayana, N.S., Malathi Sriram and Sunil, M.V. Mysore: KVS-ZIET and Mysore: SDM Institute for Management Development. 51-53p.
  4. Sunil, M.V. (2004). Open-source software movement. Managing school libraries in digital era - course manual Edited by Harinarayana, N.S., Malathi Sriram and Sunil, M.V. Mysore: KVS-ZIET and Mysore: SDM Institute for Management Development. 54-68p.
  5. Sunil, M.V. (2004). Koha – Installation, Parameters Fixation and Administration. Managing school libraries in digital era - course manual Edited by Harinarayana, N.S., Malathi Sriram and Sunil, M.V. Mysore: KVS-ZIET and Mysore: SDM Institute for Management Development, 2004. 106-143.

Conference and Seminar Publications:

Papers Presented in International Conferences

  1. Rukminamma, P., Sunil, M.V. and Sr. Tressy (2015). Unfolding information about e-resource management. Golden jubilee summit and international conference on information unbounded: the past, the present and future of information sciences. Mysuru: Department of Studies in Library and Information Sciences and Mysore Information and Library Science Alumni Network (MILAN), June 18-20, 2015. University of Mysore, Mysuru, 26-35p.
  2. Sunil, M.V. (2013). Social media & Community Networks.15the International Conference on Asia-Pacific Digital Libraries, Bangalore. International School of Information Management, University of Mysore, Mysore, December 9-11.
  3. Mahapatra, Mihir and Sunil, M.V. (2013). Serving the helpless animals: lessons from Pinjrapole Society in Mysore. 4th International Case Conference, September 24 – 26, 2013. Goa: Institute of Management Technology, Nagpur and RSI Case Research Society of India.
  4. Harinarayana, N.S. and Sunil, M.V. (2013). Developments in Open Source Software for Libraries with Special Reference to OSLIS: A Literature Study. International conference on “Open Access – Scholarly Communication Reincarnated: A Futuristic Approach”, August 19 & 20, 2013. Bangalore: Korea Institute of Science and Technology Information (KISTI), Korea; Department of Library and Information Science, Bangalore University, Bangalore; and, Indian Library Association (ILA), Delhi. 
  5. Sunil, M.V., Malathi Sriram & Balaji, J. (2013). System Evaluation and User Technology Adoption: An Implementation Study.Tenth AIMS International Conference on Management – Managing services in competitive environment. Bangalore: International Association of Indian Management Scholars (AIMS) and Indian Institute of Management - Bangalore (IIM-B). January 6-9.
  6. Sunil, M.V. (2012). 12th International ISKO Conference on Categories, Contexts and Relations in Knowledge Organization, University of Mysore, Mysore, August 6-9.
  7. Sunil, M.V., Harinarayana, N.S. and Kumbar, Mallinath. (2012). Stock verification as a base for effective collection development: a case study of SDMIMD, Mysore. Collection development in the digital environment Edited by: B. Ramesh Babu and et.al. International conference on collection development in the digital environment, June 29 & 30, 2012. Chennai: Madras University Library. 645-650p.
  8. Sunil, M.V. and Kumbar, Mallinatha. (2011). New Generation OPAC tools: a comparison of LibraryFind and VuFind. 8th International CALIBER (Convention on Automation of Libraries in Education and Research), March 2-4. Goa: Goa University.
  9. Sunil, M.V., Malathi Sriram and Swaroop, S. (2009). An analytical evaluation of Open Source e-Learning software for a b-school. 7th International CALIBER 2009 – E-Content Management: challenges and strategies, February 25-27. Puducherry: Pondicherry University and INFLIBNET. 512-517p.
  10. Harinarayana, N.S., Somu, C.S. and Sunil, M.V. (2009). Digital Rights Management in Digital libraries: an introduction to technology, effects and the available Open Source tools. 7th International CALIBER 2009 – E-Content Management: challenges and strategies, February 25-27. Puducherry: Pondicherry University and INFLIBNET. 455-462p.
  11. Malathi Sriram, Haldipur, Rajesh and Sunil, M.V. (2007). Implementing integrated system in a b-school knowledge center. 5th AIMS International Conference on Management Technology and Management: two pillars of success, December 23 to 25. Hyderabad: ICFAI Business School (IBS).  635-644p.
  12. Harinaryana, N.S., Kumbar, Mallinath and Sunil M.V. (2006). Content syndication: a new solution to the old problem. CALIBER 2006 - 4th International Convention, February 2 to 4. Gulbarga: Gulbarga University. 239-241p.
  13. Sunil, M.V. and Harinarayana, N.S. (2004). Creation of a photo gallery using Greenstone: issues and experiences. International Conference on Digital Libraries, February 23 to 27. New Delhi: Tata Energy Research Institute (TERI).

Papers Presented in National Conferences‚Äč

  1. Malathi Sriram, Harinarayana, N.S. and Sunil M.V. (2016). Medical libraries and Massive Open Online Course (MOOC) synerge: A new teaching - learning module. 2nd National Conference on Management of Modern Libraries (NACML), SEARCH – The Health Science Library and Department of Library & Information Science, Manipal University, Manipal, February 19-20.
  2. Nagaraja, S. and Sunil, M.V. (2016). Reading Habit: A key for a successful lifelong learning. 2-days National Conference on “School Libraries in Digital Age” (COSCOLIDIA), May 12 & 13, 2016. Belagavi: Bharatesh Education Trust’s Global Business school; Jain Heritage School; & Journal of Library Development. Jain Heritage School (JGI).
  3. Harinarayana, N.S., Sunil, M.V. and Chandrappa, S. (2016). Measuring up to standards: A case study of adoption of a school library. 2-days National Conference on “School Libraries in Digital Age” (COSCOLIDIA), May 12 & 13, 2016. Belagavi: Bharatesh Education Trust’s Global Business school; Jain Heritage School; & Journal of Library Development. Jain Heritage School (JGI). 
  4. Sunil, M.V. and Vernekar, Vilas. (2016). New Avatar of Information Literacy. 2-days National Conference on “School Libraries in Digital Age” (COSCOLIDIA), May 12 & 13, 2016. Belagavi: Bharatesh Education Trust’s Global Business school; Jain Heritage School; & Journal of Library Development. Jain Heritage School (JGI). 
  5. Sunil, M.V. (2016). Free/open source anti - Plagiarism. National conference on Bridging the Digital Divide: open Source and Open Accessthe Movement. Organied by Department of Stidies in Library and Information Science, University of Mysore, Mysore, March 11-12, 2016
  6. Harinarayana, N.S., Anyum Kosur., Sunil, M.V. and Vasantha Raju N.(2015). Fourth National Conference of Institute of Scientometrics on 'Scientometrics & The Internet of Things (IoT), September 25 & 26, 2015. Bangalore: National Counil for Scientific Information (NCSI).
  7. Sunil, M.V. and Harinarayana, N.S. (2015). What the Category Map reveals? Analyzing the expectations of Indian libraries from OSILS products. MANLIBNET 2015: International Conference on Managing Library and Information Systems in the Digital World: challenges and opportunites. May 7-9, 2015. Manipal: T.A. Pai Management Institute (TAPMI).
  8. Sunil, M.V. (2014). Competencies for librarian 2.0: an expectation. One-day National Seminar on Comprehensive Resource Managementt in Libraries (CReMaL). August 5, 2014. Belgavi: Rani Channamma University.
  9. Harinarayana, N.S., Sunil, M.V. and Veena M. (2014). Application of social media for library services. UGC Sponsored Two-day National Conference on Social Media and Libraries.  December 4 & 5, Mysore: SBRR Mahajana First Grade College.
  10. Sunil, M.V and Chandrappa N. (2014). Next Generation of Catalogues: Study of Five Indian universities OPACs. UGC Sponsored Two-day National Conference on Social Media and Libraries.  December 4 & 5, Mysore: SBRR Mahajana First Grade College.
  11. Sunil, M.V. (2014). Musings on user-centric affordable excellence in library services. National seminar on the Digital shift: making libraries relevant for education and research, March 6-7, 2014. Bijapur: Department of Library and Information Science, Karnataka State Women’s University and Karnataka State Council for Higher Education, Bengaluru.
  12. Sunil, M.V., Harinarayana, N.S. and Kumbar, Mallinath. (2014). User perception towards QR Code in libraries: astudy. National Conference on Democratization of Information Using ICT: Role of Libraries for Social Enlightenment, January 24 & 25, 2014, Mangalore: Managlore University and Karnataka State SC/ST Library Professionals Association.
  13. Harinarayana, N.S. and Sunil, M.V. (2013). Teaching library science through case studies. 2nd SoFerence - Social Conference on Failures, Learnings and Success Stories in Library & Information Science, October 19 & 20, 2013, Bangalore: Tata Consultancy Services (TCS) and Karnataka State Library Association (KALA).
  14. Sunil, M.V. and Rukminamma, P. (2013). Electronic Resources Management in ILS: need unaddressed. UGC Sponsored 2-Day National Seminar on Emerging Trends in E-Resource Management and Services in College Libraries, September 27 & 28, 2013. Mysore: Tereisan College and SDM Institute for Management Development.
  15. Sunil, M.V., Malathi Sriram and Vanishree, M.S. (2013). Web analytic for analyzing library website: an overview. National Conference on Inspiring Library Services, July 12 & 13, 2013. Tumkur: SSIT.
  16. Sunil, M.V., & Harinarayana, N.S. (2013). Marketing of E-Resources in Academic Environment: Tools and Techniques. National Conference on Information Products and Services in the E-environment, April 27 & 28, 2013. Tirupathi: Department of Library and Information Science, Sri Venkateswara University.
  17. Vasantha Raju, N., Harinarayana, N.S. and Sunil, M.V. (2012). Research productivity of Prof. S.C. Sharma as seen through the Web of Science (WoS). National Conference on Scientometrics, September 7, 2012. Tumkur: Department of Library and Information Science, Tumkur Univeristy and Institute of Scientometrics.
  18. Sunil, M.V., Harinarayana, N.S., Mallinath Kumbar and Poornima, H.N. (2012). Initiatives in igniting minds: success stories of children libraries. National conference on ‘Reinventing and restructuring of public library system in India’, July 28, 2012. Bangalore: Karnataka State SC/ST Library Professionals Association, Department of Public Libraries and Bangalore University Library.
  19. Sunil, M.V., Deepak Chandrashekar and Harinarayana, N.S. (2012). The status of higher secondary school libraries in Mysore district: a Study. National conference on libraries and development: present and future, June 7 to 9. Shravanabelagola: Karnataka State Library Association (KALA), Bangalore.
  20. Sunil, M.V. and Vani, T.N. (2011). Implementing web based OSILS: experience with Koha at Chamarajendra Academy of Visual Arts (CAVA), Mysore. National conference on managing academic libraries: issues and trends, December 16 & 17. Mysore: JSS Arts, Commerce and Science College and Mysore Librarians and Information Scientists Association (MyLISA), Mysore. [ISBN: 81-910145-2-5].
  21. Sunil, M.V., Kumbar, Mallinatha and Harinarayana, N.S. (2011). Collaborative effort in B-school information literacy program: a case study of SDMIMD, Mysore. National conference on information literacy competencies for higher learning and research, October 21-22. Tumkur: Tumkur University. 145-150. [ISBN: 81-908422-2-6].
  22. Harinarayana, N.S., Vasantha Raju, N. and Sunil, M.V. (2011). Internationality of Journals: a Case Study of Two Indian LIS Journals. National Conference on Knowledge Dissemination through Journal Publications. Bangalore: Centre for Education Beyond Curriculum, Christ University, September 28-30. [Electronic Publication]
  23. Sunil, M.V., Kumar, S.N. and Gopalaswamy, M. (2011). Information literacy in higher education: an overview. National conference on information literacy and higher education in digital environment, March 30, 2011. Mysore: Karnataka State Open University (KSOU). 232-239p. [ISBN: 978-81-921306-0-6].
  24. Sunil, M.V., Kumbar, Mallinatha and Minhaj, Mohamed. (2010). Deploying Collaboration in Content Management System (CMS): a case study of Drupal. UGC sponsored National conference on Content Management in Digital Era: opportunities and challenges, March 12 & 13. Shimoga: Kuvempu University. 49-54p.
  25. Sunil, M.V., Harish, R. and Kumar, S.N. (2010). OPAC 2.0: adding collaborative intelligence to OPAC. National seminar on management of digital information: sources, services and systems, July 29-30. Bengaluru: RNS Institute of Technology. 43-54. [ISBN: 978-81-910787-0-1].
  26. Sunil, M.V. and Swaroop S. (2010). Open source e-Learning systems: a comparative study. UGC sponsored national seminar on Web-based Library Services, March 5-6, 2010. Mysore: JSS College for Women and SDM Institute for Management Development. 219-236p. [ISBN: 978-81-91014-50-1].
  27. Sunil, M.V. and Harish, R. (2010). Open source statistical packages – an update. Innovative qualitative and quantitative research techniques in digital era, February 12 & 13, 2010. Thiruchirappali: Bishop Hebbar College. 101-103p. [ISBN: 978-81-8371-266-8].
  28. Sunil, M.V., Malathi Sriram and Swaroop, S. (2008). Bringing Web 2.0 paradigms in OPAC. National conference on Library 2.0: the confluence of Web 2.0 and the library paradigm, August 21-22, 2008. Mysore: University of Mysore. 87-103p.
  29. Sunil, M.V. and Harinarayana, N.S. (2005). Organizing for digital archiving: a network model at SDMIMD. MANLIBNET 2005 – 5th National Convention, May 5-7, 2005. Kohzikhode: Indian Institute of Management. This paper has won the Best Paper Award for its practicality, presentation and for the model that can be adopted by any special library. [Electronic Publishing].
  30. Sunil M.V. (2001). Newspaper in paperless society. ASSIST – Asian Society for Social Science and Information Science and Technology, August 12. Bangalore.

Other Publications:

  1. Harinarayana, N.S., Sunil, M.V., & Vasantharaju, N. (2014). Library for a cause: the Mysore Librarians and Information Scientists Association (MyLISA) in Mysore runs at tent library. Taylor & Francis Ignite: the librarians’ newsletter for South Asia, October-December, Issue 4, 7p.
  2. Sunil, M.V. (2010). RFID technology and libraries. MyLISA News, No. 6, 9p.
Professional Memberships
 
  1. Vice President for the term of 2015-2017. Also served as Secretary for 2008-2012 for Mysore Librarians and Information Scientists Association (MyLISA), Mysuru and currently Executive Committee Member.
  2. Life Member and currently the Governing Council Member of KALA (Karnataka State Library Association) as Joint Secretary
  3. Secretary, Mysore University Information and Library Science Alumni Network (MILAN) of Department of Library and Information Science, University of Mysore, Mysuru
  4. Life Member, European Case Clearing House (ECCH), UK
  5. Life Member, General Secretary (2004 to 2009), Public Relation Officer (2009-2013), MyLISA (Mysore Library and Information Scientists Association)
  6. Life Member, Management Library Network (MANLIBNET)
  7. Life Member, Society for Information Science, New Delhi.