Syeda Mukta Begum

Syeda Mukta Begum is an Interim Librarian in International School Dhaka (ISD). She completed her B. A (Hons.) & M.A from the Dept. of Information Science and Library Management from University of Dhaka. She is also an M.Phil. Researcher in the same Department at the same University.

Ms. Mukta started her early carrier as a Librarian in Democracywatch. Followed with this she worked as a Documentation Supervisor in Bangladesh National Women Lawyer’s Association and also as a Librarian in Ebenezer International School Dhaka. She worked as an Intern in CDL library as well.

Moreover, Ms. Mukta completed her six months certificate teaching course titled Continuing Professional Education Programme: Becoming a Reflective Teacher under the Aga Khan University, Institute for Educational Development, Karachi, Pakistan. She also attended professional development in Follett workshops-Asia by Follett Corporation in Bangkok, Thailand. Furthermore, in the journey at ISD, she completed a number of IB workshops in online and face-to-face in Bangladesh and Singapore including ‘Differentiation’, ‘PYP Concept-based Learning’: (Cat. 3), ‘Making This PYP Happen in the Classroom’ (Cat.1) and ‘The Role of Librarian in PYP, MYP and DP’ (Cat.3) organized by the IB Global Center in Singapore.  She had advanced skills in Microsoft Office applications and different Library Management Software as well as a number of e-resources. She also had experiences of visiting modern libraries in Singapore and Thailand. In addition,she is a lifetime member of Library Association of Bangladesh (LAB) and Bangladesh Association of Librarians, Information Scientists, and Documentalists (BALID).