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Workshop on Integrated Library System: KOHA & Greenstone Digital Library Software for Building Digital Library


Eastern University Library organized a week-long workshop on “Integrated Library Systems: Koha and Greenstone Digital Library Software for Building Digital Library” from 11-17 April 2012. The workshop dwelt on installation overview of Koha and Greenstone Digital Library Software, Koha systems preference, Koha tools, introduction to MARC21, OPAC module, patron management, circulation on Koha and collection building, adding metadata, collection design, formatting, advanced collection configuration, etc, on Greenstone Digital Library Software. The workshop was conducted by the East West University Library team.
A total of nine participants among whom five library personnel and one IT professional were from Eastern University and three graduates from the department of Information Science and Library Management, University of Dhaka took part in the workshop.
At the end of the day, honorable Vice Chancellor Professor Dr. Nurul Islam, Pro-Vice Chancellor Professor Dr. Md. Serajul Islam, Registrar Brigadier General Shafaat Ahmad, ndc, psc (Retired) and key resource person Ms. Dilara Begum, Country Coordinator of Digital Library Network South Asia (DLNETSA), distributed certificates among the participants.