Jahangir Alam has been promoted to University Librarian at International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC)

TLT, 22 June 2019

Mr Md. Jahangir Alam has been promoted to University Librarian at the International Islamic University Chittagong (IIUC) on 15 June 2019. Previously, Mr Jahangir worked at IIUC as Additional Librarian and Librarian (In-charge) for two years. He has a total of thirteen years of professional experiences in different university libraries including IIUC, Eastern University, Manarat International University, and Northern University Bangladesh. He also served as an Adjunct Faculty at Daffodil International University (DIU) and IIUC in the Department of Library and Information Science.

His graduation and post-graduation have been competed from the University of Dhaka and awarded MPhil from Bangladesh University of Professionals (BUP), completed PGD in Computer Science from Bangladesh Institute of Management (BIM). Mr Jahangir is pursuing his PhD on “Service quality and its impact on user satisfaction in university libraries of Bangladesh” at BUP. He initiated to implement different kinds of systems and services at IIUC in making a global standard university library including Koha Integrated Library System, DSpace Institutional Repository, Turnitin Plagiarism Checker, Grammarly Grammar Checker, RemoteXs Remote Access, EBSCO Discovery Service, Zotero Reference & Citation, QuillBot Paraphrase software and library website. He has more than 15 publications. His ongoing research includes library service quality, OSILS, library anxiety, LIS education, information literacy, and value co-creation. He has attended many workshops, seminars, and conferences at home and abroad.