Training

In order to enhance the skill of library professionals about the recent development including ICT, BALID has been conducting various training programmes in different parts of the country. This is an ongoing process of BALID activities.
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Announcement for Training/Workshop and Lecture Series for 2013
Organized By:
BALID Institute of Information Management (BIIM)



Please Visit BIIM trainings Page.
 

Previous Trainings:


Training/Workshop on Library Management Software – KOHA (already held on as per schedule)
Course Outline:
→ Introduction to Linux
→ Linux server set up
→ Installation of Koha
→ Customization of Koha
→ Uses of various modules of Koha
→ MARC21 use in Koha
For details training outline, please see  Training Outline on Koha

Date: 03 September - 07 September 2013 

Course fee: 
      Tk.12,000/- (Official Participant)
      Tk.  8,000/- (BALID Member)
      Tk.10,000/- (Individual/Personal)
      US$ 250.00 (Foreign Participant)
 
Venue: North South University, Bashundhara, Baridhara, Dhaka 
Training on MARC21 (already held on as per schedule)
Description and Probable Outcome:
MARC21 is a mature, long established and widely accepted standard used for the exchange of bibliographic information among computerized library systems. MARC21 was derived from the original MARC record format as redesigned and redefined for the 21st century to make it more accessible to the international community. The probable outcome of the training/workshop may be the basic efficiency of understanding and working knowledge of MARC21 with create/import/migrate, compile, and upload data in an effective way.

 
Course Outline:
Theoretical Session: Introduction to MARC21, MARC21 format details, Basic fields for book cataloguing, Cataloguing e-resources (CD/DVD, e-journal).
Practical session: MarcEdit Software, Preparing record (cataloguing) of a book, compiling record, importing/uploading record. Bangla book cataloguing will also be discussed/demonstrated.

Date and time: 1st batch-5 July, 2nd batch-7 July 2013 (daylong, 8.30am to 7.00pm)
Venue: ICDDR,B
Seats: 25 seats (first come, first served)
Facilities: Computer Lab with Multimedia, Lunch, Refreshment, Training Kit & Certificate
Mode of payment: A/C Payee cheque/Pay order in favour of "Bangladesh Gronthagarik o Tothayanbid Somity (BALID)" or Cash.

Revised Course fee:
Due to the requests of library professionals, BIIM GB has revised the course fee as followes:

      Tk. 1500.00 – for BALID Member
      Tk. 2000.00 – for Non-member (Individual/Personal)
      Tk. 3000.00 – for Official

Contact Person: Mr. Alom Hossain, Joint Secretary General, BALID, Cell: 01718165832
Last Date of Registration: 20 June 2013

 
Training on EndNote (Reference Management Software)
(already held on as per schedule)
 
Date:  Friday, April 19, 2013, from 10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Course fee:
      Tk. 1,000.00 – for BALID member
      Tk. 2,000.00 – for Non-member (Individual/Personal)
      Tk. 3,000.00 – for Official

Venue:  icddr,b PC Lab (2nd floor of Hospital Building), Mohakhali, Dhaka-1212
Last Date of Registration: 11 April  2013
Seat: 18 (eighteen) only (First come, first served) - Booked for this session. 
See also the News Section for updated information.
Facts about EndNote
 
Training on Advence Search Skills on the Internet Resources
(already held on as per schedule
)
Date: 26 January 2013, Saturday (Day-long)
Course fee:
      Tk. 600.00 – for BALID member
      Tk. 1,000.00 – for Non-member (Individual/Personal)
      Tk. 2,000.00 – for Official

Venue and time: North South University Library
Last Date of Registration: 19 January  2013
 
Upcoming Trainings:

Training/Workshop on Administration and Management of Digital and Online Resources
Course Outline:
→ Subscribed online resources in Bangladesh
→ Selection and procurement of online resources
→ Administering online resources
Date: To be notified later
Course fee: (may be revised)
     Tk.    600.00 – for BALID Member
     Tk. 1,000.00 – for Non-member (Individual/Personal)
     Tk. 2,000.00 – for Official
Venue and time: To be notified later

 
Training on Bibliometrics
Date: To be notified later
Course fee: (may be revised)
     Tk.    400.00 – for BALID member
    Tk.    600.00 – for Non-member (Individual/Personal)
    Tk. 1,000.00 – for Official
Venue and time: To be notified later


LECTURE SERIES 
Upcoming Lecture
Will be updated soon.....


Next Lecture Series Schedule (Tentative):
→ To be notified later


Previous Lecture
Lecture on "Information Literacy and Advocacy: Narrowing Knowledge Gap"(already held on as per schedule)
Lecture on "Information Literacy and Advocacy: Narrowing Knowledge Gap" will be jointly organized by: BALID Institute of Information Management (BIIM) and University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB).

Date: 6 July 2013
Time: 05.00pm
Venue:
University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB)
Address:
Campus B
Seminar Room (6th floor)
House 719/A (Satmasjid Road)
Dhanmondi, Dhaka 1209, Bangladesh.
Resource Persons:
Professor Dr. Muhammad Mezbah-ul-Islam
Dept. of Information Science and Library Management
University of Dhaka and
Director-Research, CIS,B

Kazi Ali Reza
Chief
United Nations Information Centre (UNIC) Dhaka

M. Moniruzzaman
Knowledge Management Officer. UNIC Dhaka

Minhaj Uddin Ahmed
Director-Technical, CIS,B

 
Entry fee: at free of cost but registration must be done with BALID Website. Seats are limited, first come, first serve.
Deadline: 2 July 2013

Lecture on Bibliometrics (already held on as per schedule)
Lecture on Bibliometrics will be jointly organized by: BALID Institute of Information Management (BIIM) and University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB).

Date: 27 April 2013
Time: 05.00pm-07.00pm
Venue:
University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB)
Address:
Campus B
Seminar Room (6th floor)
House 719/A (Satmasjid Road)
Dhanmondi, Dhaka 1209, Bangladesh
.

Resource Persons:
Dr. S.M. Zabed Ahmed
(PhD in Information Science, Loughborough University, UK)
Professor & Chairman
Dept. of Information Science and Library Management
University of Dhaka and

Dr. Md. Nazim Uddin
Senior Manager
Library and Information Service Section
icddr,b

Entry fee: at free of cost but registration must be done with BALID Website. Seats are limited, first come, first serve.
Deadline:
24 April 2013


Contact for Registration:

1

Mr. Shamsuddin Ahmed, Director, BIIM

01732966482

2

Mr. Mofizur Rahman, Director, GB, BIIM

01731121345

3

Mr. Faradul Islam Farid, Secretary General, BALID

01730701364

4

Ms. Shamsun Naher Khan,Member, BALID

01718489256

5

Mr. Humayun Kabir, Treasurer, BALID

01713038943

6

Mr. Sasanka Kumar Singha, Vice Chairman, BALID

01757933355

7

Mr. Alom Hossain, Joint Secretary General, BALID

01718165832

8

Mr. Ahasan Habib, Establishment Secretary, BALID

01715576991

9

Mr. A.K.M. Nurul Alam (Apu), Assistant Director, Bangladesh Bank

01674066064

E-Mail:
balidbd[at]gmail.com
drmirza[at]iut-dhaka.edu
mhhchy[at]gmail.com
ahasan[at]iut-dhaka.edu

Mode of payment: A/C Payee Cheque/Pay-order in favour of "Bangladesh Gronthagarik o Totthaonbid Shamity" or Cash
 
NB: Please check BALID Website for updated information. Registration form is available at BALID/BIIM Website. Preference will be given to official participant. 

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