Profile of Dr. Md.Shiful Islam

... Name Dr. Md.Shiful Islam
Designation Professor
Last Degree Ph.D in Knowledge Science ( JAIST, Japan)
   

 

 

Details of Professor Dr. Md. Shiful Islam


Personal Details:

Name    

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Md. Shiful Islam, PhD

Designation       

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Professor

Department

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Department of Information Science & Library Management

Faculty

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Faculty of Arts

Tel. No. (Office)

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+88-02-9661920-70/6373             

Fax         

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+88-02-861558

Cell                        

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+88-02-01712754231

Email Address   

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shifuldu@gmail.com; shifuldu@yahoo.com ; shiful@du.ac.bd

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Department of Information Science & Library Management, Faculty   of Arts, University of Dhaka, Dhaka-1000, Bangladesh

Academic Qualifications

  • PhD in Knowledge Science, Japan Advanced Institute of Science & Technology (JAIST), Japan,  March 2012
  • Masters in Computer Applications (MCA), Department of Computer Science and Engineering, University of Comilla (Dhaka Campus), 2002.
  • Masters of Arts (MA) in Library & Information Science, University of Dhaka (First Class), 1997.
  • Bachelor of Arts (BA) (Hons.) in Library & Information Science, University of Dhaka (First Class), 1996.
  • HSC (Humanities), Kushtia Govt. College, Jessore Board (First Division), 1993
  • SSC (Humanities), Gangni High School, Jessore Board (First Division), 1991

 

Teaching Experiences

  • Professor, Department of Information Science & Library Management, University of Dhaka from 30 November 2016.
  • Associate Professor, Department of Information Science & Library Management, University of Dhaka,  22 November  2012 - 29 November, 2016.
  • Assistant Professor, Department of Information Science & Library Management, University of Dhaka, 7 October 2007-21 November, 2012.
  • Lecturer, Department of Information Science and Library Management, University of Dhaka, 29 December 2003-6 October 2007.

Administrative Experiences 

  • Course-Coordinator, Session 2014-15 (9th Batch, Semester System), B. A. (Hons.) Students of the Department of Information Science & Library Management, University of Dhaka,
  • Coordinator, M. A. (Evening Program), Department of Information Science & Library Management, University of Dhaka,   1 July 2016 – till date.
  • Student Advisor, Department of Information Science & Library Management, University of Dhaka,   15 March 2013 -15 June, 2016.
  • Assistant House Tutor & House Tutor, Bangabandhu Sheikh Mujibur Rahman Hall, University of Dhaka,  16 Aug 2005 - 30 Sept 2008

Teaching Areas

  • Computer Hardware Maintenance and Troubleshooting
  • Applications of Internet in Library and Information Centers
  • Information and Communication Technologies
  • Indexing & Abstracting
  • New Technologies  and Current Trends in Information Systems  

Research Interests
My research interests include Library and Information Science Education (LIS), Electronic-Learning (EL) in LIS Education, Knowledge Management (KM), Knowledge Sharing Practices, Adoption of KM in EL Systems, Knowledge Economy and Knowledge-based Development. My research area also covers Social Networking Tools, Web 2.0, E-journals, Management of e-resources, Information Literacy, etc. My present research focuses on emerging tools and techniques for Library and Information Service Innovation, Skill Science, Service Science and knowledge Science.

Present Research Project

  • Information for Social Innovation: An Evaluation of Government and NGO’S Initiatives in Bangladesh.
  • The Role of Special Libraries for Building Knowledge-based Economy in Bangladesh.
  •  Assessing Knowledge Management Practices in Academic Libraries of Bangladesh: A Study.
  • Impact Assessment of E-Journal Usage in University Library of Bangladesh.

 

List of Major Publications
Authors (all), title, Journal, Vol.  , No.  , pp.   -   , Month, Year
Books
[1] Islam, M. S., Basics of Information Science, Dhaka New Progati Publications, December, 2008. ISBN 984-70139-2503-9.

[2] Islam, M. S. Indexing and Abstracting (In Bangla). Dhaka: Tahmid-Fariha Publication, 2017. ISBN 978-984-34-2472-3.

International Referred Journals

[1] Islam, M. S. *, et al. Usage and Applications of Knowledge Management for Improving Library and Information Services in Bangladesh. Journal of Information & Knowledge Management, Vol. 14, No. 3, September, 2015,  DOI: 10.1142/S0219649215500264

[2] Siddike, M. A. K., Islam, M. S. & Banna, H.  Use of social networking sites: Facebook group as a learning management system. Knowledge Management & E-Learning, Vol.7, No. 2, pp.232–249, June, 2015. DOI: 10.1142/S0219649215500264

[3] Islam, M. S. *, Kunifuji, S., Hayama, T., & Miura, M. How library and information science academic administrators perceive e-learning in LIS schools: A qualitative analysis.  IFLA Journal, Vol. 40 (4) , pp. 254–266, December, 2014. DOI: 10.1177/0340035214541401

[4] Elahi, M. H. & Islam, M. S. Go Fast, Go with Mobile: Students perception on implementing mobile based library services at Dhaka University Library. Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal), Paper 1197, 2014.

[5] Islam, M. S*., & Ashif, S. M. An exploratory study on knowledge sharing practices among professionals in Bangladesh. Knowledge Management & E-Learning, 6(3), 332–343. September 2014.

[6] Siddike, M.A. K. & Islam, M. S. Acceptance of E-Resources by the Medical Researchers of International Centre for Diarrhoeal Disease Research, Bangladesh (ICDDR,B). Journal of Information & Knowledge Management, Vol. 13, No. 2, June, 2014.

[7] Islam, M. S. & Khan, R. H. Exploring the factors affecting Knowledge Sharing Practices in Dhaka University Library. Library Philosophy and Practice (e-journal), Paper 1095. January 2014.

[8] Islam, M. S. *, Kunifuji, S., Hayama, T., & Miura, M. Knowledge Sharing Practices among doctoral students in JAIST to enhance research skills.  Knowledge Management & E-learning : An International Journal, Vol.5, Issue-2, pp.170-185, 2013.

[9] Islam, M. S. *, Kunifuji, S., Miura, M. & Hayama, T., An Adoption Model for E-learning and Knowledge Management Systems. International Journal of Knowledge Systems Science (IJKSS), Vol.3, Issue-2, pp.51-66, 2012, DOI: 10.4018/jkss.2012040104.
[10] Islam, M. S. *, Kunifuji, S., Hayama, T. & Miura, M., E-learning in LIS education: An analysis and prediction. Library Review, Vol. 60, Issue 7, 2011.
[11] Islam, M. S. *, Kunifuji, S., Miura, M. & Hayama, T., Adopting knowledge management in an e-learning system: Insights and views of KM and EL research scholars. Knowledge Management & E-learning: An International Journal, Vol. 3, No.3, pp.375-398, September, 2011.
[12] Islam, M. S. *, Kunifuji, S., Hayama, T. & Miura, M., Towards exploring a global scenario of e-learning in library and information science schools. The international Journal of Information and Library Review, Vol. 43, No. 1, pp.15-22, March, 2011.
[13] Siddike, M. A. K. *, & Islam, M. S., Exploring the competencies of information professionals for knowledge management in the information institute of Bangladesh. The international Journal of Information and Library Review. Vol. 43 (3) pp 130-136, September, 2011. Doi:10.1016/j.iilr.2011.07.001
[14] Chowdhury, S. C. Islam, M. S. & Islam, M. A.  The information literacy education readiness of central public library in Dhaka of Bangladesh. International Information Science & Management, Vol. 1. No.2 (Vol.9 & No.2), July, December 2011, pp. 23-44.

[15] Islam, M. S. *, & Shuva, N. Z., Barcode technology and its applications: A study of some selected libraries of Bangladesh. The International Information and Library Review, Vol. 42, No.1, pp. 27-33, March, 2010.

[16] Islam, M. S. *, Information superhighway, information institutions and their professionals in Bangladesh: An overview. IASLIC (Indian Association of Special Libraries and Information Centers) Bulletin, Vol. 53, No.4, pp.201-215, December, 2008.
[17] Hossain, M. J. *, & Islam, M. S., Selective Dissemination of Information (SDI) Service: A conceptual paradigm. International Journal of Information Science and Technology, Vol.6, No.1, pp.27-44, June, 2008.
[18] Islam, M. S. *, & Chowdhury, M. A. K., Organizations and management issues for electronic journals: A Bangladesh perspective. Malaysian Journal of Library and Information Science, Vol.11, No.1, pp.61-74, July, 2006.
[19] Islam, M. S. *, & Uddin, M. H., Information support services of the rural development libraries in Bangladesh: An analytical study. Malaysian Journal of Library and Information Science, Vol. 10, No.1, pp. 105-116, July, 2005.
[20] Uddin, M. H. & Islam, M. S. *, Digital library: Concepts, issues and implications in Bangladesh. IASLIC (Indian Association of Special Libraries & Information Centers) Bulletin, Vol. 50, No.4, pp.207-215, December, 2005.

National Referred Journal
[21] Islam, M. S. *, Alam, M. S. & Sultana, S., Access and usage of electronic journals in Dhaka University Library (DUL): An empirical study. Journal of the Bangladesh Association of Young Researchers (JBAYR): a multidisciplinary Journal, Vol.1, No. 2, August, 2011. Available at :http://banglajol.info/index.php/JBAYR/article/view/10029
[22] Islam, M. S., Competencies and challenges for the information professionals in promoting and supporting information services to the user community in Bangladesh. The CDR Journal, Vol. 1, No.1, pp.65-77, June, 2006.
[23] Islam, M. S. * & Chowdhury, M. A. K., The use and training facilities of CDS/ISIS in Bangladesh: An analytical study. The Eastern Librarian, Vol. 20, No.1, pp.30-44, 2006.
[24] Islam, M. S. *, Islam, M. M., Library and information services of some selected newspaper libraries in Dhaka city of Bangladesh: A survey. The Arts Faculty Journal, pp.102-114, July 2005-June 2006.
[25] Islam, M. M. & Islam, M. S. *, Cyber cafes in Dhaka city-A study on patterns of users and information services. The Dhaka University Studies, pp. 153-173, December, 2005.

International Conference Proceedings (Peer-reviewed)

[1] Rahman, R. & Islam, M. S. (2017). E-resource Management in the Private University Libraries of Bangladesh: Perception of LIS professionals. Paper Published in the Proceedings of the International Conference on Transforming Library-2k17 by Central Library, CIT Kokrajhar in Association With Department of Library and Information Science, Gauhati University, Guwahati-14 (Golden Jubilee Year), 8-10 July.

[2] Islam, M. S*. & Naznin, S.  Present Status of Digital Library Initiatives in Bangladesh. Paper published in the Proceedings of the 6th International Conference on Library and Information Education & Practice 2015, pp.185-195, 28-30 October, 2015, Philippine International Convention Center, MANILA, PHILIPPINES.

[3] Nowrin, S. & Islam, M. S. Consortia and Resource Sharing among University Libraries in Bangladesh. Paper published in the Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Conference on Library and Information Education & Practice 2013, pp.97-108, 10-12 July, 2013, Pullman Khon Kaen Raja Orchid Hotel Khon Kaen City, Thailand

[4] Islam, M. S. *, Kunifuji, S., Hayama, T. & Miura, M., Towards Building an E-learning and Knowledge Management Adoption Model.  Paper published  in the Proceedings of  the Sixth International Conference on Knowledge, Information and Creativity Support Systems (KICSS2011), Oct 22, 2011 - Oct 24, 2011, Beijing, China.  (Obtained Best Student Paper Award, KICSS 2011).
[5] Siddike, M.A.K. & Islam, M. S. *, Exploring skills and competencies of information professionals for knowledge management in the information institutions of Bangladesh. Paper published in the Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Conference on Library and Information Education & Practice 2011, pp.259-277, 22-24 June, 2011, University Technology Mara, Malaysia.
[6] Islam, M. S. *, Kunifuji, S., Hayama, T. & Miura, M., Analysis of E-learning in academia: A case study of library and information science master’s programs. Paper published in the Proceedings of Fifth International Conference on Knowledge, Information and Creativity Support Systems (KICSS2010), pp. 210-215, 25-27 November, 2010, Chiang Mai, Thailand.
[7] Islam, M. S. *, Kunifuji, S., Hayama, T. & Miura, M., Electronic learning technologies and applications: A decade review from 2000-2009. Paper published in the Proceedings of the Fourth International Conference on Knowledge, Information and Creativity Support Systems (KICSS2009), pp.37-45, 25-27 November 2009, Seoul, Korea University, Korea.
[8] Islam, M. S. *, Chowdhury, S. & Islam, M. A., LIS education in e-learning environment: Problems and proposal for Bangladesh. Paper published in the Proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Conference on Library and Information Education & Practice 2009, pp.519-529, 6-8 March, 2009, University of Tsukuba, Japan.
[9] Islam, M. S. *, Kunifuji, S., Hayama, T. & Miura, M. Knowledge sharing practices among doctoral students in JAIST to enhance research skills. Paper has been accepted to be presented and published in the Proceedings of the Seventh International Conference on Knowledge, Information and Creativity Support Systems (KICSS2012), 08-10 November 2012, Melbourne, Australia, Monash University. (http://gnn.infotech.monash.edu.au/kicss2012/papers.html)
[10] Islam, M. S. *, & Chowdhury, M. A. K., Library and information science education system in Bangladesh: An overall situation. Paper published in the proceedings of the Asia-Pacific Conference on Library and Information Education & Practice 2006, pp.358-363, 3-6 April, Nanyang Technological University, Singapore.
International Conference Presentations
[11] Islam, M. S. *, Miura, M., Kunifuji, S. & Hayama, T., A theoretical framework for adopting knowledge management in an E-learning system. Paper presented in Asia-Pacific Conference on Technology Enhanced Learning (APTEL 2010), September 24-26, 2010, Kansai University, Osaka, Japan.
Note: * = Corresponding author