Why the library services need to adopt the concept of service science? ULAB Library presents a webinar!
December 4, 2020
The presenter explained how the library plays a vital role in supporting the educational goal of the parent organization. Considering the present situation, the speaker talked about how the library and information services are forced to change the nature of services as well as its management strategy. He emphasised why the library services need to adopt the concept of service science i.e. value co-creation, service ecosystem, and actors’ involvement, resource integration, etc. in their day to day practice.
Professor Dr Sumon Rahman, Department of Media Studies and Journalism (MSJ), & Advisor, Library Affairs, ULAB delivered the welcome address. K.M. Hasan Emam, Joint Librarian, ULAB moderated the session.
A total of 28 participants from home and abroad (3 countries -Bangladesh, India, and Japan) of different private and public universities, libraries and research organizations (15 Institutions) attended the webinar.
Participating University Library & Institution:
1) ULAB Library
2) IUB Library
3) BRACU Library
4) Daffodil Library
5) Uttarakhand Library
6) Researcher, JAIST
7) ICDDR, B Library
8) AUB Library
9) Library, International Islamic University Chittagong
10) Library, Army Medical College Chattogram
11) SEU Library
12) Library, Cumilla Cadet College
13) Library, Bangladesh University
14) Library, EXIM Bank Agricultural University
15) Library, World University of Bangladesh
Among others, M. Hossam Haider Chowdhury, Librarian of Independent University Bangladesh (IUB), Md. Abdul Matin, Head, Department of Information Science and Library Management, Asian University of Bangladesh, Md. Milan Khan, University Librarian, Daffodil International University, M. Al Mamun, Manager, ICDDR, B Library, Kamal Hossain, Deputy Librarian at University of Liberal Arts Bangladesh (ULAB) and ULAB Library Officials attended the webinar. The webinar was ended with the vote of thanks.