Md. Ahasan Habib participates the fifty years celebration of OIC in Jeddah, KSA

Md. Ahasan Habib participates the fifty years celebration of OIC in Jeddah, KSA

The Islamic body OIC organised a ceremony on the 50th anniversary of the establishment of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC), in Jeddah, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia (KSA) from 25-28 November 2019.

Mr Md. Ahasan Habib, Assistant Librarian, Islamic University of Technology (IUT) participated in the programme as of the delegate members. Mr Ahasan Habib met with His Excellency Yousef Bin Ahmad Bin Abdul Rahman Al-Othaimeen, Secretary-General of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation (OIC) at Leylaty Hall, Jeddah. During this tour, he visited Central Library of the OIC Headquarter and discussed with Mr Mohamed Khalil Atta, Library and Information Science Specialist, regarding the library system and services and its collection. The high officials of the OIC headquarters greeted him as well.  

Mr Ahasan is the first-ever library professional who got this opportunity on behalf of IUT.

The National Library Day 2020: Libraries and the UN 2030 Agenda, Bangladesh needs a sketch targets for libraries 2020-2030

Prodip Roy AALIA (DCP) Library Officer, (Digital Collections)

RMIT University Library & Editor in Chief, TLT

Today, Bangladesh is celebrating the national library day 2020. What is the next step in libraries’ commitment to being an active force in the delivery of the UN Sustainable Development Goals (SDG) in the country? It’s a time to consider sketching targets for libraries 2020-2030 for sustainable development goals.

The United Nations (UN) held a meeting in New York at the end of September 2019 for the adoption of the 2030 Agenda with a total of 169 Targets spanning economic, environmental and social development. They outlined a plan for all countries to actively work to make the world better for the people, without anyone left behind.

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The Department of Archives and Library achieves the first position in implementing the Annual Performance Contract

Ahasan, Dhaka

The Department of Archives and Library has achieved the first position in the Ministry of Cultural Affairs in implementing the Annual Performance Contract for the financial year 2018-19. For the mentioned financial year, they have secured the first position among the 17 divisions and organs under the Ministry of Cultural Affairs. 

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Global Innovation Awards 2019: A success story of Ms Hasina Afroz

As the university librarian at BRAC University in Bangladesh, Ms Hasina Afroz strives to imbue students with the principles of good academic practise from the beginning of their university career.

“We are encouraging our students to practice original writing from the first year, working together with the faculty members to build a culture of academic integrity.”

Read this innovator story 

We would like to wish all of TLT readers and supporters a prosperous New Year 2020!

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you all for your continued valued support in 2019, and we look forward to keeping the library professionals informed and up to date through TLT news bulletin in 2020.

We hope professionals continue to find value in the activities we do and, as always, we welcome any feedback or comments about what we can do better to provide our respected professionals’ needs.

We take this opportunity to wish all of you a Happy New Year 2020!

Policy workshop held for the formulation of national policy for public libraries

The British Council’s Libraries Unlimited Programme and the Department of Public Libraries have organised a workshop titled “Policy Workshop on the Formulation of a National Policy for Public Libraries” at the Westin Hotel Dhaka, recently. The objective of this day-long workshop was to review the draft policy for public libraries and collect recommendations from the stakeholders.

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Book and Photo Exhibition on Martyred Intellectuals, Bir Sreshtho and Liberation War & Victory Day held in University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB)

Kamal Hossain,Deputy Librarian
University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB)

Martyred
Intellectuals,
Bir Sreshtho and
Liberation War
& Victory Day celebration

University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) Organised a Book and Photo Exhibition on Martyred Intellectuals, Bir Sreshtho and Liberation War & Victory Day. ULAB Vice-Chancellor, Professor H M Jahirul Haque launched a two daylong (17-18 December 2019) Book and Photo exhibition at the Lobby of University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) on 17 December 2019.

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Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year 2020!

“Merry Christmas and happy new year!” by Giuseppe Milo is licensed under CC BY 2.0

We would like to wish all of TLT readers and supporters a very Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year 2020!

We would like to take this opportunity to thank you all for your continued valued support in 2019, and we look forward to keeping the library professionals informed and up to date through TLT news bulletin in 2020.

We hope professionals continue to find value in the activities we do and, as always, we welcome any feedback or comments about what we can do better to provide our respected professionals’ needs.

We take this opportunity to wish all of you a happy Christmas and New Year 2020!

TLE Editorial Board

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