Activities of the Publication Unit of DAE


Publication Unit brings out various kinds of publications related to literacy and adult education for different levels of users. Categories broadly are:

  • book in different languages, for neo-literates,
  • guidelines on different aspects of the literacy programme(Basic Literacy, Post Literacy, Continuing Education:project formulation,monitoring, and valuation thereof)for field functionaries,

  • policy guidelines, annual reports, statistical databooks , etc, for academicians and social sciences researchers,

  • motivational and awareness generating materials like posters,broachers,etc.,

  • special publication for special occasions like international Literacy Day Celebrations, and other national and international seminars workshops presentations.

  • Manuscripts, originating at different sources like other DAE Units,Ministry of HRD, and National Literacy Mission Authority (NLMA) are made ready for printing, through different pre-printing stages like editing, composing, designing, page making, colour scheme, dummy making with visuals etc.

    Publication Unit comprises Photo section, Art Section, a Desk Top Publishing system (DTP) and a binding outfit.

    Against an annual budget of Rs.110 lakhs, a good number of publications are brought out and some other associated work like photo-documentation, design/art work making and despatch of printed materials are carried out. Publications are distributed free of cost to various levels of users, countrywide. A list of currently available publications is as follows:

    List of available Publications

    1.   An Encyclopedia of Indian Adult Education
    2.   National Literacy Mission – A People’s Movement
    3.   Rashtriya Saksharata Mission – Eak Jan Andolan
    4.   Revitalizing the National Literacy Mission
    5.   Rashtriya Saksharata Mission Ka Punruthan
    6.   Impact of Non-formal Adult Education in the Asia-Pacific Region
    7.   Non-formal Education - Information Data base in the Asia Pacific Region 
    8.   Continuing Eduation for Development – APPEAL APPROACH
    9.   Vikas Ke Liye Satat Shiksha
    10. Creating A Learning Society
    11. Companion to Adult Education
    12. Constituents Factors of Learning Environment
    13. Adult Literacy – A Status Report
    14. Towards Life Long Learning
    15. Towards A Literate India
    16. Sakshar Bharat Ki Aur
    17. Literacy Facts At A Glance
    18. Saksharata – Eak Nazar Mein
    19. Scheme of Continuing Education for Neo-literates
    20. Guidelines for Project Formulation – Total Literacy-UEE Campaigns
    21. Padha Likha Eak Gaon
    22. Concurrent Evaluation of TLC Districts
    23. Uttar Shaksharata Ki Ran Nitiyan
    24. Reaching the Unreached – Innovative Strategies for 
          Providing out of school children with assess to basic education
    25. A Decade of Literacy
    26. Making Literacy work
    27. Ganga Jal
    28. Gunahe Be Lazzat
    29. Karamati Ballan
    30. Bhaichare Ki Roshan Missal
    31. Kaliyan Khilne Do
    32. Tota Maina
    33. Zalim Badshah Ka Faisala
    34. Ehsas
    35. Learning Society (Compendium of Photo and Poster) 
    36. Guidelines for Evaluation of TLC districts
    37. Analysis of External Evaluation Reports of Total Literacy Campaign
    38. Annual Report 1998-99
    39. A Handbook for Preraks
    40. Scheme of Jan Shikshan Sansthan – Guidelines for Management,
          Planning and Programme
    41. Posters related to Literacy
    42. Goldie Aur Kalia 
    43. Hum Se Hamara Bachpan Mat Chhino
    44. Hindi version of External Evaluation Reports of Total Literacy (Vol .IV)
    45. Manual for Training of Preraks 
    46. Manual for Training of Key Resource Persons 
    47. Sampuran Saksharata Abhiyan Wale Jileon Ke Antim Mulyakan Ki
          Dishanirdeshika
    48. Course Curriculum for Jan Shikshan Sasnthan :
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    Electrical Technician
    Radio & Television Mechanism
    Dress Making, Designing & Embriodery
    Refrigeration & Air Conditioning
    Plumbing & Sanitary work
    Beauti Culture & Health Care
    Domestic Attendant
    Carpentary & Furniture Making
    Welding & Fabrication
    Helpers For Hospitals & Nursing Homes
    Handicrafts – Toy Making
    Maintenance and Repair of Automobiles
    49. A handbook on Training Methods
    50. Prerako Ke Liye Pustika
    51. Literacy Campaigns in India – Annual Report 1999-2000
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