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Bangladesh INASP-PERI Consortium (BIPC) Training on Use and Administration of e-resources, 12-13 Jan


The Academy in collaboration with
BRAC University organized the

Bangladesh INASP-PERI Consortium (BIPC) Training Program on Use and

Administration of e-Resources
, 12-13 January 2009. The training workshop

was held at the computer laboratory of the BBS Department of the
BRAC

University
. Professor M. Shamsher Ali, President, BAS was the Chief Guest

and  Professor Jamilur Reza Choudhury, Fellow BAS and Vice Chancellor,

BRAC University was the Special Guest in the inaugural ceremony. Prof. Dr.

Naiyyum Choudhury, Secretary, BAS spoke on background of the formation

of the BIPC and how it helped in availability of a huge number of journals and

other publications on line to different universities and research organization and

the need of  training for use of e-resources.  A total of 45 Primary Contact

Officers, mostly, library staff and IT personnel from 30 universities and R&D

organizations participated in the Training Program. Council Members National

Professor Dr. Nurul Islam and Dr. KMS Aziz, were present in the inaugural

ceremony. Prof. Dr. Salehuddin Ahmed, Pro-Vice Chancellor,
BRAC

University
was the Chief Guest of the concluding ceremony and distributed

certificates among the trainees. Prof. Dr. Naiyyum Choudhury chaired the

concluding session and thanked the
BRAC University for their all out

cooperation. The participants were highly satisfied with the academic and

logistic support and arrangements made for the training programme and

requested the Academy to continue such training programmes for user

scientists as the programme will be very useful for the young scientists as well.

Dr. Abdullah Shams Bin Tariq, Associate Professor of the Physics

Department, Rajshahi University, Ms. Hasina Afroz, Librarian, BRAC

University, Mr. Md. Mosharraf Hossain, Librarian, Ahsanullah University of

Sciences and Technology, Dr. M. Mostafizur Rahman, Librarian, North South

University, Mr. Md. Hoosain Haider Choudhury, Librarian, Independent

University and Dr. M A Mazed Director, BAS were the resource persons

during the training programme.