Dr. R. Jeyshankar

Research Area

Dr. R. Jeyshankar is presently working as Associate Professor in the Department of Library and Information Science, Pondicherry University. Previously he served as Librarian at S.R.M. Arts and Science College, Chennai and also served as Assistant Professor from 2007 – 2019 and Associate Professor from 2019 to 2022 in the Department of Library and Information Science, Alagappa University. He was selected as an UGC Research Awardee (2012-2014) by UGC and received Alagappa Excellence Award for Research in the year 2017. He has guided 16 Ph.Ds, 30 M.Phils and he is guiding 6 Ph.D. research scholars at present. He has successfully completed a minor project with ‘’Alagappa University Research Fund (AURF), and two major projects from “Indian Council Social Science Research (ICSSR) and University Grant Commission (UGC)”.

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Notable Publications

Websites of universities in Tamil Nadu: A webometric study, Annals of Library and Information StudiesVol. 56, June 2009, pp.69-79

Websites of Central Universities in India: A Webometric Analysis, DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology, Vol. 30, No. 4, July 2010, pp. 33-43

Evaluating Research Output Using Scientometric and Social Network Analysis: A Case of Alagappa University, India, International Journal of Information Science and Management, 2022,

A Scientometric Social Network Analysis of International Collaborative Publications of All India Institute of Medical Sciences, India, Journal of Information Science Theory and Practice, 2020,

Research output of CSIR-central electro chemical research institute (CECRI): A study, Annals of Library and Infromation Studies, 2011.