Profile of Dr. Salma Chowdhury

Profile of Dr. Salma Chowdhury

Dr. Salma Chowdhury
Professor
Department of Information Science and Library Management
Faculty of Arts
Email: salmachy@yahoo.com
Phone: 8113318
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Degree Name Group/Major Subject Board/Institute Country Passing Year
Ph.D. The Management of Academic Libraries: A Comparative Study of The University of The Western Cape Library and Dhaka University Library University of Western Cape South Africa 2007
Masters Library and Information Science University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1992
Bachelor Library and Information Science University of Dhaka Bangladesh 1991
Award Type Award Title Year Country Description
International Grants to attend 3rd Asia Pacific Conference on A-LIEP, University of Tsukuba, Japan. 2009 Japan 3rd Asia Pacific Conference on A-LIEP, University of Tsukuba, Japan. (6-8March 2009).
International Award received for participation in the Eduardo Dos Santos Residence Community Programs 2006 South Africa
Local Overseas Scholarship 2004 South Africa Bangabandhu Overseas Scholarship for PhD
International 29th IBBY World Congress 2004 South Africa 29th IBBY World Congress, Cape Town, Republic of South Africa. Was part of the team which helped to create and organize the conference ( September ).
International IFLA Advancement of Librarianship Programme Workshop in IT in Information Services 2003 New Zealand Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand – School of Information Management in association with the (17 November-12 Decemeber 2003). (Funded by IFLA/ALP).
International British Council, IFLA Secretariat and BII are funded for attending 69th IFLA General Conference & Council held in Berlin, Germany 2003 Germany
International DANIDA TRAVEL GRANT award winner for 67th IFLA Conference, Boston, USA. 2001 United States
International Participated seminar and workshop on- COMLA/CILIP London, UK 2001 United Kingdom
Local TRAINING OF TRAINERS COURSE TO TEST THE TRAINING PACKAGE ON LIBRARY AUTOMATION/ICT FOR DEVELOPING COUNTRIES" 2001 Indonesia TRAINING OF TRAINERS COURSE TO TEST THE TRAINING PACKAGE ON LIBRARY AUTOMATION/ICT FOR DEVELOPING COUNTRIES" organized by the Ministry of state for Research and Technology, Republic of Indonesia and UNESCO/ASTINFO (Jakarta,15-19 January,2001)[Funded by UNESCO]. "
International TRAINING OF TRAINERS COURSE TO TEST THE TRAINING PACKAGE ON LIBRARY AUTOMATION/ICT FOR DEVELOPING COUNTRIES" 2001 United States
Local Dhaka University Merit Scholarship 1995 Bangladesh
Local Dhaka University Merit Scholarship 1993 Bangladesh
International 68th IFLA Council & General Conference held in Glasgow, Scotland, 1-24 August 2002 (sponsored by DANIDA). United Kingdom 68th IFLA Council & General Conference held in Glasgow, Scotland, 1-24 August 2002 (sponsored by DANIDA).
Research Interest
Subject Description
Documentation, Information Resources Development and Comparative Library Management
Project/Research Supervision
Level of Study Title Supervisor Co-Supervisor(s) Name of Student(s) Area of Research Current Completion
M.Phil Information Literacy and Competency in Some University Libraries in Dhaka City: A Study Professor Dr. Salma Chowdhury Md. Rashedur Rahman
M.Phil Assessing the impact of Internet in library and information services: A study of some higher academic institutions in Bangladesh Professor Dr. Salma Chowdhury Md. Anwarul Islam
Project/Research Work
Subject Project Name Source of Fund From Date To Date Collaboration
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Invited Talk
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SL Collaboration & Membership Name Type Membership Year Membership Expire Year
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Title Organization Location From Date To Date Description
Professor Department of Information Science and Library management, University of Dhaka Room No. 1020, Arts Building, Faculty of Arts, University of Dhaka 01-01-2012 Currently Working
Member of the Editorial Advisory Board KELPRO BULLETIN (a biannual journal of KERALA LIBRARY PROFESSIONALS’ Organization) Thiruvananthapuram-695-034, Kerala, India 02-01-2010 Currently Working
Honorary Director Institute of Library & Information Science (ILIS) Shahbagh, Dhaka, Bangladesh. 15-12-2008 08-04-2012 ,
Chairman Department of Information Science and Library management, University of Dhaka Room No. 1020, Arts Building, Faculty of Arts, University of Dhaka 15-12-2008 08-04-2012
Associate Professor Department of Information Science and Library management, University of Dhaka Room No. 1020, Arts Building, Faculty of Arts, University of Dhaka 26-01-2008 01-01-2012
Volunteer Volunteered at the Heart Foundation and Stroke Foundation South Africa “Soccer Development Day” UWC, S.A. 01-01-2006 31-12-2006 Volunteered at the Heart Foundation and Stroke Foundation South Africa “Soccer Development Day” (26.11.2006).
Computer Lab Assistant Award received for services (2006) rendered in the Eduardo Dos Santos Residence Computer Lab, UWC, S.A. 01-01-2006 31-12-2006
Volunteer Volunteered at the Heart Foundation South Africa “Car Free 2005’. UWC, S.A. 01-01-2005 31-12-2005
Research Assistant Worked in the Department of Library and Information Science, UWC, S.A. UWC, S.A. 01-01-2005 31-12-2005
Mentor Participated as a Mentor in the Brawam Siswam Project of UWC, S.A. for two years UWC, S.A. 01-01-2005 01-01-2006
Assistant Professor Department of Information Science and Library management, University of Dhaka Room No. 1020, Arts Building, Faculty of Arts, University of Dhaka 28-11-2000 26-01-2008
Teachers Orientation Programme University of Dhaka University of Dhaka 18-09-1999 30-09-1999
Student Adviser Department of Information Science and Library management, University of Dhaka Room No. 1020, Arts Building, Faculty of Arts, University of Dhaka 01-01-1996 30-11-2001
Lecturer Department of Information Science and Library management, University of Dhaka Room No. 1020, Arts Building, Faculty of Arts, University of Dhaka 21-10-1995 27-09-2000
Ex-Member Institute of Library & Information Management (ILIM) Dhanmondi, Dhaka
Ex-Member Institute of Library & Information Science (ILIS) Nilkhet, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
Computer Training Course UNESCO and BANSDOC Dhaka The Application on Information Technology to Library & Information Services" Jointly Organized
Volunteer Volunteered at the Heart Foundation South Africa “Fund Raising” UWC, S.A. Volunteered at the Heart Foundation South Africa “Fund Raising” (30.8.2006).
Book
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Islam, M. Anwarul and Chowdhury, S. Assessing the impact of Internet in library and information services: A study of some higher academic institutions in Bangladesh, ISBN-10: 3846531340, ISBN-13: 978-3846531341. Germany: LAP LAMBERT, 2011 .
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Salma Chowdhury The Management of Academic Libraries: a comparative study", with the project number 501, and ISBN 978-3-8383-0481-6. Lap Publishing co., 2010 .
Journal Article
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Chowdhury, S. and Islam, M. Anwarul : Preservation of Cultural Heritage Resources in Digital Environment: Problems and Prospects of Cultural Heritage Resources in Bangladesh, The Dhaka University Studies , pp.71984 , June, 2009 .
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Chowdhury, S., Islam, M. Shiful, and Islam, M. Anwarul : The Information Literacy Education Readiness of Central Public Library in Dhaka of Bangladesh, ISSN 2008-8302, International Journal of Information Science and Management , vol.9 , no.2 , pp.23-44 , June 2011 .
3
Salma Chowdhury and Islam, M. Anwarul : Role of public libraries in promoting awareness of HIV/AIDS in Bangladesh: Problems and prospects., Social Science Review [The Dhaka University Studies, Part-D] , vol.27 , no.1 , June 2010 .
4
Chowdhury, Salma, Ahmed, Musleh Uddin and Mili, R. : Women & Development in Bangladesh, Social Science Review , vol.xvi , no.1 , June 1999 .
5
Salma Chowdhury : University of Dhaka Library Management: Presentation of Data, The Arts Faculty Journal , vol.7 , no.9,10 & 11 , July 2013-June 2016 .
6
Salma Chowdhury and Fredericks, G.H. : The management of academic libraries in Africa with special refence to University of the Western Cape Library in South Africa, ISSN 1994-8891, The Arts Faculty Journal , vol.2 , no.2 & 3 , July 2006-June2008 .
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Alam, S. and Salma Chowdhury : Granthagare boi er Bikolpo o Ekush Shatoke Bangladesh e Grathagarikota: Bortoman abostha, somoshha o shambhobona (Bangla), Dorshan o Progoti , vol.15 , no.1-2 , January 2000 .
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Salma Chowdhury : Assessing information literacy competency of ISLM graduate students of Dhaka University: an analysis, Library Herald, Journal of the Delhi Library Association , vol.48 , no.4 , pp.320-344 , December 2010 .
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Salma Chowdhury and Fredericks, G.H. : University library management in Asia: a comparative study. [ISSN1562-269x, The Dhaka University Studies, Part-D] , vol.26 , no.2 , December 2009 .
10
Salma Chowdhury : Concept, issues and effectiveness of mobile library services in Bangladesh: a case study of Bishwa Shahitya kendra (BSK), The CDR Journal , vol.3 & 4 , pp.37-50 , December 2007-08 .
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Salma Chowdhury : Role of college libraries in education of Bangladesh, Social Science Review , vol.18 , no.2 , December 2001 .
12
Salma Chowdhury : Electronic Library : Just in Time Learning, Bangladesh Journal of Library and Information Science , vol.1 , no.1 , December 1998 .
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Salma Chowdhury : Educational role of school libraries in Bangladesh, Dhaka University Studies , vol.55 , no.2 , December 1998 .
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Umme Habiba and Chowdhury, Salma : Use of Electronic Resources And Its Impact: a study of Dhaka University Library Users, The Eastern Librarian , vol.23(1) , no.2 , pp.74-90 , 2012 .
Conference Proceedings
1
Islam, M. Anwarul and Chowdhury, S. "Open Access Institutional Repositories for Scholarly Communication: A Developing Country Perspective." Asia-Pacific Conference on Library & Information Education & Practice (A-LIEP), University of Technology MARA, Malaysia , pp. 506-514. Malaysia: June, 2011 .
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Chowdhury, Salma and Helen, Anita "Design and Development of an Open Access Institutional Repository: Paradigm Shift for National University Library in Bangladesh." 2020 International Conference on Library and Information Science , pp. 1. Osaka, Japan: Knowledge Association of Taiwan, Taipei, Taiwan, 2020 .
3
Islam, M.S, Chowdhury, S. and Islam, M.A. "LIS education in E-Learning environment: problems and prospects for Bangladesh." Asia-Pacific Conference on Library & Information Education & Practice, University of Tsukuba , pp. 519-529. Tsukuba, Japan: 2009 .
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