Training on Library Management Software Koha and RDA held at ULAB during 12-14 January 2018

A three-day long training program on Library Management Software Koha and RDA successfully completed at University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh(ULAB), Dhanmondi in collaboration of BALID Institute of Information Management(BIIM) from Friday, 12 January to Sunday 14 January 2018
 
Forty participates from Twenty-two organizations:
In it, Bangladesh National Parliament Library, American International University of Bangladesh, South Breeze School, Bangladesh National Museum, Bangladesh Shishu Academy, Patuakhali Science and Technology University,  Rainagar Mohila College,  Northern University of Bangladesh, Primeasia University, University of Science and Technology, Chittagong, National Institute of Population Research and Training,  Eastern University, Sonargoan University, Sylhet Govt. Women's College, Bangladesh Bank Library, Bangladesh Atomic Energy Commission,  Bangladesh Council of Scientific and Industrial Research, Bangladesh Chemical Industries Corporation, University of Asia Pacific, Institute of Science and Technology, Planning Commission of Bangladesh, Uttaraon, Institute of Science and Technology, University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh  etc.
 
Resource persons: Two resource persons:
Kazi Farhad Noman, Deputy Librarian, BGMEA University of Fashion and Technology, Member, BALID ICT wing, Publications and Public Relations Secretary, BALID. Library automation and digitization project of different National, International and Private organizations. One of the DSpace ambassadors. &
 
AKM Nurul Alam Apu, Deputy Director, Bangladesh Bank, Country Coordinator, Senayan Library Management Software(SlIMS), Finance Secretary, BALID, and Member BALID ICT wing, Member, The Librarian Times Editorial Board. . Library automation and digitization project of different organizations.
 
Two Assistant Trainer: 01. Ms. Fatema-Tuz.Johra, Library Officer, ULAB and 02.Mr. Abu Zafor Bhuiyan, Library Officer, ULAB
 
Training Coordinator: Dr. Mirza Mohd. Rezaul Islam, Librarian, Islamic University of Technology(IUT) and former Chairman, BALID
 
Others management team: Mr. AKM Mofizur Rahman, Principal, BIIM- BALID, Ms. Hazera Rahman, Librarian, BGMEA University of Fashion and Technology.  KM Hasan Emam, Joint Librarian, ULAB, Mr. Humaun Kabir, Deputy Librarian, Independent University of Bangladesh.
 
After completion of the trainingA certificate awarding ceremony Koha and RDA was held in the ULAB Auditorium, Dhanmondi on 14 January 2014 at 4:00 pm. Prof. Dr. Munaz Ahmed Noor, Vice Chancellor of the Islamic University of Technology (IUT), Gazipur was the Chief Guest while Prof. Imran Rahman, Adviser to the Board of Trustees, University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) was the Special Guest. Dr. Md. Mostafizur Rahman, Chairman, Bangladesh Association of Librarians, Information Scientists and Documentalists (BALID) and BIIM and Chairman, Department of Library Management and Information Science, Royal University of Dhaka was the Chair of the ceremony. Dr. Mirza Mohd. Rezaul Islam, Librarian, IUT and Training Coordinator of BALID and Prof. Dr. Milion K Bhattacharjee, Treasurer of ULAB spoke the occasion. Mr. Nurul Alam Apu, Deputy Director of Bangladesh Bank and Mr. Kazi Forhad Noman, Deputy Librarian, BGMEA University of Fashion and Technology were the resource persons of this training program, organized by BALID Institute of Information and Management (BIIM) in collaboration with ULAB at ULAB Computer LAB from 12-14 January 2017Professor Minhaj Uddin Ahmed, Royal University of Dhaka, A K M Mofizur Rahman, Principal of BIIM, Hazera Rahman, Head of the Library, BGMEA University of Fashion and Technology, Mr. Humayun Kabir, Deputy Librarian, Independent University Bangladesh, Mr. Hasan Imam, Joint Librarian, ULAB, Razina Akhter, Librarian, Shishu Academy, Mr. Ahasan Habib, Assistant Librarian, IUT were presents in the function among around 100 guests.