In order to enhance the skill of library professionals about the recent development including ICT, BALID Institute of Information Management (BIIM) has been conducting various training programmes in different parts of the country. This is an ongoing process of BALID activities.
Friday, 12 January 2018 (All day) to Sunday, 14 January 2018 (All day)
Training or Workshop
A 3 day-long training programme on Library Management Software Koha and RDA is going to be held during 12-14 January 2018 organized by Bangladesh Association of Librarians, Information Scientists and Documentalists (BALID) in collaboration with University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB). The details of the programme is given below:
Koha is an open source and free software library automation package. In use worldwide, its development is steered by a growing community of users collaborating to achieve their technology goals. Koha’s feature set continues to evolve and expand to meet the needs of its user base. In-addition, in use worldwide in libraries of all sizes, Koha is a true enterprise-class ILS has comprehensive functionality including basic or advanced options. Koha includes modules for circulation, cataloging, acquisitions, serials, reserves, patron management, branch relationships. It provides easy to use circulation policies,strong patron management,intuitive navigation, and extensive permissions for staff accounts. It also allows libraries to update older records with a newer version.
Tk. 10,000/- (Institutional Participant)
Tk. 8,000/- (Individual/Personal)
Tk. 6,000/- (BALID Member)
University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB)
Room: 306, Computer Lab
House 85, Road 7/A, Satmasjid Road
Dhanmondi, Dhaka-1209, Bangladesh
Facilities: Multimedia facilities, Lunch, Refreshment, Training Kits & Certificate
Seats : 25 seats (first comes first serve)Online Registration
Last Date of Registration: 04 January 2018
*BALID reserves the right to make any changes to the programme and selection procedure
Friday, 3 August 2018 (All day) to Sunday, 5 August 2018 (All day)
Training or Workshop
DSpace is the software of choice for academic, non-profit, and commercial organizations building open digital repositories. It is free and easy to install "out of the box" and completely customizable to fit the needs of any organization. DSpace preserves and enables easy and open access to all types of digital content including text, images, moving images, mpegs and data sets. And with an ever-growing community of developers, committed to continuously expanding and improving the software, each DSpace installation benefits from the next.
Day 2 :
Venue: wil be announced soon!
Course fee: wil be announced soon!
Tk. 0,000.00 – for BALID member
Tk. 0,000.00 – for Non-member (Individual/Personal Capacity)
Tk. 0,000.00 – for Institutional Participation
Deadline of Registration: wil be announced soon!