Training on Automation of Information Institution Using Koha & MARC 21 held at DIU Library

Abu Hasan Md. Tariq Alam | Assistant Librarian | Daffodil International University, Dhaka

Daffodil International University (DIU) Library organized a three-day long training program on “Automation of Information Institution Using Koha-ILS & MARC 21” (16th Phase) from 14 to 17 September 2018. Fourteen library and IT professionals from various organizations participated in this training program.

Dr Md. Milan Khan, Librarian & Head, Department of Information Science and Library Management, DIU acted as the Program Director. Mr Nur Ahammad, Senior Assistant Librarian, Mr Md. Habibe Kibria Chowdhury, Assistant Librarian, Ms Syeda Aklima, Library Officer, and Mr Md. Shahidul Islam, Library Officer of DIU jointly conducted the training session.

Three students of the Department of Information Science and Library Management, University of Dhaka got the opportunity to attend the training program among others under a Scholarship Scheme of Daffodil University.

The certificate giving and closing ceremony of the training program was held on 17th September 2018 at the Main Campus, Dhanmondi, Dhaka. Professor Dr S. M. Mahbub Ul Haque Mojumder, Pro Vice-Chancellor, DIU was present at the event as the Chief Guest, while Dr Md. Mizanur Rahman, Librarian, BANBEIS and Professor Dr Md. Golam Mowla Choudhury, Chairman, Library Committee attended as special guests.