Monday, July 25, 2016

In the Memory of Raja Muhammad Ibrahim, 2 Days Training Program for Library Professionals “LEARN and LEAD”

Calendar of Events:
Wednesday                       27 July 2016

Condolence Reference of (late) Raja Muhammad Ibrahim          
All library Incharges of CIIT will share their views about Raja Muhammad Ibrahim sb with the participants, followed by Fateha Khawani
How to develop your library webpage
Muhammad Irfan, Software Engineer, CIIT Lahore have great experience to design and develop different library websites. He will tell the participants that how the librarians can develop their own library website while using the open source codes and applications.
LibGuides: Development and Maintenance                                       
Mansoor Sheraz, Software Engineer, CIIT Lahore will introduce the libguides and its importance in librarianship. He will also share the open source software for establishing the libguides followed by hands-on practice.
Use of Web 2.0 for Library Marketing and Services                         
                                    Hina Batool, is an eminent academician and researchers will deliver 
                                    a presentation on above topic and the participants will be able to
register their libraries with different web 2.0 applications for bridging
the gap between library and users and also for better library marketing
and services
Journal Ranking System: Why its important for Librarians                   
In current scenario, its very important to know about the journal ranking
system and Mr.  Muhammad Rafiq Awan will help the participants to get
better understanding about Impact Factor, H-index and other related areas.

Thursday                             28 July 2016 

Professional Leadership: tools and techniques                
                                    Ms. Nasrenn Sultana is renowned library professional and will
share some tools and techniques to the participants for professional
leadership for better working environment in libraries.
Time Management                                                                                        
                                    Dr. Muhammad Ramzan is the senior library professional and have
vast knowledge about library profession. He is a great master trainer
in fields particular in “Time Management”. Currently he is working as
Director, Quality Enhancement Cell, UCP Lahore
Communication and Presentation Skills                                              

As full bright scholar, Ms. Tooba Ahmad has currently completed her
graduation from University of Oregon, USA. She was also working as language
instructor and conducted many trainings on Communication and Presentation
skills at University of Oregon, USA. She will impart her knowledge to the participants on the topic.

Development of resource sharing model: Challenges and opportunities
All Library Inchages of CIIT will give short presentations about the share the opportunities for sharing their resources, services with other libraries. Mr. Muhammad Tariq will conduct this session and Ms. Nasira Munir will take minutes for final compilation and distribution among all.
Closing Ceremony
Worthy Director will distribute the certificate among all participants and
organizers. The Convener Library Affairs Committee will also grace the occasion.

Tuesday, July 19, 2016

Two Days Professional Training Workshop Entitled “Learn and Lead”

COMSATS Institute of Information Technology, Lahore Campus, is organizing two days professional training workshop, dedicate to the memory of (Late) Raja Muhammad Ibrahim, entitled “Learn and Lead” on July 27-28, 2016.
This will be a great opportunity to share and learn the latest tools and techniques in LIS field. This will also a good platform for professional networking.
We develop the contents of this training workshop in view the current training needs of library professionals. We invite library professional​s belongs to Lahore to attend this training program to uplift the library resources and services.

Who Will Attend 
  • Information Professionals 
  • Information Managers 
  • Librarians 

Free, But for Serious candidatesLimited Seats are available, Short listed candidates will be informed up to 25th July 2016

How Can Apply 
Click on below link and send form before 20th July 2016.

We invite seasoned library administrators, skilled professionals and eminent academicians and scholars as Guest Speakers to address the participants during our various training sessions.