A Day long Training Workshop on Thesaurus was held on 29 November 2014 Saturday at Seminar room of Campus-B of ULAB jointly organized by BALID Institute of Information Management (BIIM), Bangladesh Association of Librarians, Information Scientists and Documentalists (BALID) and University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) was successfully accomplished.
A Certificate Award Ceremony of Training Workshop on Thesaurus was held in the evening on 29 November 2014. Lt. Colonel Md. Foyzul Islam (Rtd), Registrar, ULAB was the Chief Guest and distributed the certificates among the participants.
Mr. Harun-ur-Rashid, Consultant, Change Maker and ex-Chairman of BALID was the special guest of the ceremony. Mr. Shamsuddin Ahmed, Director, BALID Institute of Information Management (BIIM) gave welcome and introductory speech on BALID and BIIM in the Ceremony. Dr. Mirza Mohd. Rezaul Islam, Chairman, BALID & BIIM chaired the Certificate Award Ceremony. Mr. Minhaj Uddin Ahmed, Dr. Md. Nazim Uddin and Mr. Md. Al Mamun were the resource person the training workshop.
A total of twenty seven library and IT professionals from various renowned organizations and universities took part in this training workshop program on thesaurus. The main purpose of this training program of thesaurus was to enrich the participants draw a map of given field and ascertain standard vocabularies for their own libraries and to enable them to use the thesaurus as an important tool for information processing in an effective way.
Distinguished library professionals from various institutions were present in the Certificate Award Ceremony.