4th National iETD 2017 Conference on Theme: "Re-Envisaging iETDs: Roles and Responsibilities" was organised at INFLIBNET Centre, Gandhinagar from 13 to 15 December, 2017 followed by Advanced Training Programme on Shodhganga.
This national conference on iETD 2017 is fourth in the series. The first national conference was organized in JNU, New Delhi on March 22nd-23rd, 2012. The second and third national conference was organised at INFLIBNET Centre, Gandhinagar from 22nd-23rd January, 2015 and on 5-7 October, 2016 respectively.
The fourth national conference served as an excellent educational opportunity to librarians, research scholars, supervisors and other ETD professionals from universities to create/build policy on ETD/anti-plagiarism and maintain their digital repositories by interacting each other. The goal of the conference was to offer relevant, practice-oriented content to support National ETD productivity improvement, ETD professionals, advance ETD operations, and encourage the creation of quality repository for national ETDs in India.