ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition

As the world’s largest library event, the ALA Annual Conference & Exhibition brings together thousands of librarians and library staff, educators, authors, publishers, friends of libraries, trustees, special guests, and exhibitors. ALA Annual offers educational programming; important announcements and updates; relevant legislation and policies; and discussions that majorly impact libraries, their roles, and their ongoing transformation.


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The Department of Information Studies and Library Management, EWU celebrates Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2019

Ahasan, Dhaka

The Department of Information Studies & Library Management, East West University, Bangladesh celebrated the Global Media and Information Literacy Week 2019.
The celebration took place this year from 24 to 31 October, under the theme “Media and Information Literate Cities: Voices, Powers, and Change Makers”.

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Seminar on Bibliometrics: The Possibility of Researchers and Library Professionals held at Gyantapas Abdur Razzaq Bidyapeeth

Ahasan, Dhaka, 6 January 2019

The Librarian Times (TLT) in collaboration with the Gyantapas Abdur Razzaq Bidyapeeth organized a seminar on Bibliometrics: The Possibility of Researchers and Library Professionals on Saturday, 5 January 2019 at Gyantapas Abdur Razzaq Bidyapeeth, Dhanmondi, Dhaka.

The growing demand for bibliometric and research assessment services represents a significant change in how patrons find and use information.

Infor‐/biblio‐/sciento‐/cyber‐/webo‐/alter‐/metrics helps to recognize the researchers who contribute to research from the institutions, with whom they collaborate or should collaborate, what is their research strength and weakness, what is the impact of their research, what is the research trend in a given topic, where to start the research, what should be the starting point of the literature review, where to apply for research funding, how to find vital topic of research and performance-based research funding, etc.

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Invitation: Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing: Enriching LIS Education, Research and Professions in Bangladesh

We are pleased to invite you to attend the research seminar titled


Collaboration and Knowledge Sharing: Enriching LIS Education, Research and Professions in Bangladesh.” 

This Seminar is jointly hosted by National University, Bangladesh and The Librarian Times. 

National University, Bangladesh is a parent university of Bangladesh that was established by an Act of Parliament as an affiliating University of the country to impart graduate and post-graduate level education to the students through its affiliated colleges and professional institutions the country. It is the 2nd largest university in the world according to enrolment.


The Librarian Times (TLT) is the first ever and only professional news bulletin in Bangladesh for the library and information profession.
One of the aims of the event is to have a meeting point of the LIS academics, professionals, researchers and students where everyone will have the opportunity to get to know about LIS study, research and service sectors in the USA. 


You will get some networking and socializing opportunity with other professionals from different organisations.

Location: Teachers Training College Auditorium
adjunct with Dhaka College, near New-market, Mirpur Road, Science Laboratory, Dhaka 1205
Time: 3.30 pm – 5: 30 pm
Date: Wednesday 27, June 2018