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M. NASIRUDDIN MUNSHI, Ph.D. (Dhaka, Bangladesh)
Professor
Department of Information Science and Library Management
University of Dhaka
&
Librarian (In-Charge)
Dhaka University Library
Dhaka- 1000, Bangladesh
&
President
Library Association of Bangladesh (LAB)
Email: ramanasir@yahoo.com
Fax: 880-2-8615583


I. Personal Information:

Permanent Address : Vill and P. O. – Tarail
P. S. – Bhanga
Dist. – Faridpur, Bangladesh

Present Address : Flat # 55/H, House Tutors’ Quarter
Kabi Jasim Uddin Hall
University of Dhaka
Dhaka – 1000, Bangladesh
Tel: +880-2-9677819 (home)
+880-01818338473 (mobile)

Contact Address : Department of Information Science and
Library Management
University of Dhaka
Dhaka- 1000, Bangladesh
Tel: +880-2-9661920-73/ Ext. 6381 (work)
Email: ramanasir@yahoo.com
Fax: 880-2-8615583

Passport Information : Number: B 0451784
Date of Issue: 7 September, 2007
Date of Expiry: 6 September, 2017
Place of Issue : Dhaka

Date of Birth : 4 December 1968

Religion : Islam

Nationality : Bangladeshi

Gender : Male

Marital Status : Married

II. Academic Qualifications

Name of Exam Educational Institution/Department Board/University Year
S.S.C Pulia High School, Faridpur Dhaka 1984
H.S.C Govt. Shaheed Suhrawardy College,
Dhaka Dhaka 1986
B.A (Honours) Information Science & Lib. Management Dhaka University 1990
M.A Information Science & Lib. Management Dhaka University 1991
Ph.D Information Science & Lib. Management Dhaka University 2003

III. Current Position

Professor, Department of Information Science and Library Management, University of Dhaka, Dhaka- 1000, Bangladesh, since 26-05-2008 to date.

IV. Work Experience

1. Elected President, The Library Association of Bangladesh (LAB) – A national professional association.
2. Librarian (In-charge), Dhaka University Central Library, since 30-06-2009 –
3. Chairman, Department of Information Science and Library Management, University of Dhaka, Dhaka- 1000, Bangladesh, since 15-12-2005 to 14-12-2008.
4. Chief Consultant, BANBEIS Library and Documentation Centre Automation and Archives Project, Ministry of Education, Bangladesh, since 1st January 2009 to 25th June 2009.
5. Information Specialist (Local Consultant), UNFPA Training Programme, 1 January, 2002 to 30 December, 2002.
6. Specialist Speaker for M. Phil. & Ph. D. researchers, Centre for Advanced Research in Humanities, University of Dhaka, Bangladesh.
7. Specialist Speaker, Library Management Training Programme, NAEM, Ministry of Education, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
8. Chief Editor, Library Management Training Manual. NAEM, Ministry of Education, Dhaka, Bangladesh.
9. Member, Editorial Board, The Dhaka University Studies (Research Journal).
10. Provost (acting), Kabi Jasim Uddin Hall, University of Dhaka, since July 11 to November 17, 2007.
11. Associate Professor, Department of Information Science and Library Management, University of Dhaka, Dhaka- 1000, Bangladesh, since 03-07-2004 to 25-05-2008.
12. Assistant Professor, Department of Information Science and Library Management, University of Dhaka, Dhaka- 1000, Bangladesh, since 11-05-1999 to 02-07-2004.
13. Lecturer, Department of Information Science and Library Management, University of Dhaka, Dhaka- 1000, Bangladesh, since 21-10-1995 to 10-05-1999.
14. Advisor, Students’ Counselling and Guidance, University of Dhaka, since 01-01-2000 to 30-12-2005
15. Advisor, Recreation and Sports, Department of Information Science and Library Management, University of Dhaka, since 01-11-1995 to 15-12-2005
16. Senior House Tutor, Kabi Jasim Uddin Hall, University of Dhaka, since 10.01.2001-
17. Advisor, Seminar Library, Department of Information Science & Library Management, University of Dhaka.

V. International Workshop/Conference attended

1. International Workshop on “Information Skills for Learning” Organized by IFLA/ALP and NILIS, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 01 -05 November, 2004
2. World Library and Information Congress: 71st IFLA Oslo General Conference and Council. Oslo, Norway, 14 – 18 August, 2005
3. International Follow up Workshop on “Information Skills for Learning – II” Organized by IFLA/ALP and Punjabi University, Patiala, Punjab, India, 03 -07 October, 2005
4. PLANNER – 2005 (Promotion of Library Automation and Networking in North Eastern Region), November 10 – 11, 2005, Assam University, Silchar, India
5. PLANNER – 2008 (Promotion of Library Automation and Networking in North Eastern Region), November 6 – 7, 2008, Nagaland University, Dimapur, Nagaland, India
VI. Awards/Grants Received

1. IFLA/ALP Fellowship Grant, Punjabi University, Punjab, India (2005)
2. IFLA 2005 Oslo Travel Grant, Oslo, Norway (2005)
3. IFLA/ALP Fellowship Grant, Colombo, Sri Lanka (2004)
4. Dhaka University Merit Scholarships (B.A honors in 1990 and M.A. in 1991)
5. Dhaka Board Merit Scholarships (S.S.C in 1984 and H.S.C in 1986)

VII. Professional Skills

1. Teaching areas: Information sources and services; Information production, marketing and public relations; Computer applications in libraries and information centers; Research methodology; Knowledge management; Organization of knowledge (Classification theory and practical); Information retrieval techniques.

2. Research interests: Knowledge management; Marketing of information products and services; Information retrieval techniques; Bibliometrics; Information literacy skills; Digital and electronic libraries; Information needs and seeking behavior; Library public relations.
VIII. Membership
1. Library Association of Bangladesh (LAB) - Life member.
2. International Association of School Librarians (IASL).

IX. Publications

Ph. D. Thesis:
Munshi, M. N. 2003. Marketing of Information Products and Services: A Study on Some Selected Special Libraries in Bangladesh. Unpublished Ph. D. Thesis, Dept. of Information Science and Library Management, University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh

Book Chapter- referred:
Munshi, M. N. 2004. Marketing for non-profit organizations: strategies and techniques. In: Information, Communication, Library and Community Development. New Delhi: B.R. Publishing, chapter-II

Conference/workshop paper- referred:

1. Munshi, M. N. 2008. Marketing of Information Products and Services for Special Libraries in Bangladesh. In: PLANNER- 2008 Conference Proceedings on Open Access, Open Source, Opern Library, 6-7 November, Nagaland University, Dimapur, Nagaland, India.
2. Munshi, M. N. 2005. Marketing of Information Products and Services in Bangladesh: Findings, Data Analysis and Discussions. In: PLANNER- 2005 Conference Proceedings on Digital Collection Development and E-Journal Management in Libraries, 10-11 November, University of Assam, Silchar, India.
3. Munshi, M. N. 2005. Knowledge Management in Bangladeshi Libraries: A Long Way to Go. In: Third International CALIBER-2005: Multilingual Computing and Information Management in Networked Digital Environment, 02–04 February, Cochin, India, 214-220
4. Munshi, M. N. 2004. Designing Information Systems and Services: A Case Study on the DISC of the ICDDR,B. In: The National Convention on Library and Information Networking – NACLIN 2004, 23-26 November, Pune, India, 258-272
5. Munshi, M. N. 2004. Status of School Library Development in Bangladesh. In: NILIS- IFLA/ALP International Workshop Proceedings on Information Skills for Learning, 01-05 November, Colombo, Sri Lanka, 45-51
6. Munshi, M. N. 2003. Library Automation in Bangladesh: The Dhaka University Library Experiences. In: International CALIBER-2003: Mapping Technology on Libraries and People, 13–15 February, Ahmedabad, India, 153-165

Journal articles- referred:
1. Munshi, M. N. 2009. Public Library Management in Bangladesh: Problems and Suggestions. Journal of Asiatic Society of Bangladesh. Vol. 27, June. Bangladesh (Bengali)
2. Munshi, M. N. 2009. Marketing of Information Products and Services in Bangladesh: Theories and Practices. Social Science Review, 26(1), June, Bangladesh.
3. Munshi, M. N. 2007. Existent Picture of LIS Education and Training in Bangladesh. The Eastern Librarian. Vol. 21, no. 1 & 2: 12-19 (Bangladesh)
4. Munshi, M. N. 2007. Information Supports for Socio-Economic Development of Bangladesh. Library Herald, 45(4), December, (India)
5. Munshi, M. N. 2006. Marketing Plan for Special Libraries: Theoretical Considerations. The Dhaka University Studies. 63(1), June, (Bangladesh)
6. Munshi, M. N. 2006. Organization of Library Materials: An Overview. Library Management Training Manual. NAEM, Ministry of Education, Dhaka, May 2006, 90-96 (Bangladesh)
7. Munshi, M. N. 2006. Historical Growth and Development of Special Libraries in Bangladesh: A Brief Account. The Arts Faculty Journal. University of Dhaka, July 2005-June 2006, 1(1), 139-154 (Bangladesh)
8. Munshi, M. N. 2004. Granthagar o Tathya Kendrey Marketing Koushal Proyog: Ekty Parjalachona. Dhaka Biswabidyalaya Patrika. Vol. 80, 65 – 73 [Bengali] (Bangladesh)
9. Munshi, M. N. 2004. Marketing of Information Products and Services in Bangladesh: Theories and Practices. Library Herald, 42(4), December, (India)
10. Munshi, M. N. 2003. Automation in Some Special Libraries of Dhaka: A Survey. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (Humanities), 48(1), 189-206 (Bangladesh)
11. Munshi, M. N. 2003. Application of Micro CDS/ISIS in Designing Bibliographic Databases. Social Science Review, The Dhaka University Studies, Part – D, 48(1), 81-90 (Bangladesh)
12. Munshi, M. N. 2002. Library and Information services: Marketing Strategies and Techniques. Journal of Marketing, University of Dhaka: Vol. 5, 155-162 (Bangladesh)
13. Munshi, M. N. 2001. Marketing of Information Services: A Conceptual Framework. The Dhaka University Studies, 58(2), December, 127-138 (Bangladesh)
14. Munshi, M. N. and Ahmed, S.M.Z. 2000. Status of library automation in Bangladesh: existing problems and solutions. Library Herald, 38(2), July – September, 81-89 (India)
15. Munshi, M. N. and Ahmed, S.M.Z. 2000. Status of library automation in Bangladesh: an overview of some existing problems and solutions. Social Science Review, 17(2), 227-236 [Bangladesh]
16. Munshi, M. N. 1998. Assessing the use of information technology and its impact on special libraries and information centres in Bangladesh. Bangladesh Journal of Library and Information Science, University of Dhaka, 1(1), 77-88 (Bangladesh)
17. Munshi, M. N. 1998. Application of computers in the library and information centres in Bangladesh: a review [Bangla]. Asiatic Society Patrika, 16(2), 78-90 (Bangladesh)
18. Munshi, M. N. 1998. Library and information science literature in Bangladesh-a bibliometric study. Malaysian Journal of Library and Information Science, 3(2), 11-34 (Malaysia)
19. Munshi, M. N. 1997. Adequacy of reading resources and the satisfaction of the information needs of the faculty members: a case study of the Dhaka University Library. Journal of the Asiatic Society of Bangladesh (Humanities), 42(2), 303-311 (Bangladesh)
20. Munshi, M. N. 1997. Computerization of libraries in Bangladesh. Malaysian Journal of Library and Information Science, 2(2), .37-43 (Malaysia)
21. Munshi, M. N. and Ahmed, M.U. 1996-1997. Library and information services to the rural community in Bangladesh: CDL’s experience. The Dhaka University Studies, 54(1), 129-138 (Bangladesh)
22. Munshi, M. N. 1995-1997. Choosing microcomputer hardware: guidelines for the librarians of Bangladesh. The Eastern Librarian, Vol. 20-22: 75-87 (Bangladesh)
23. Munshi, M. N. 1995-1996. Using IBM PC in libraries: some buying tips. Library Herald, l.33(3-4), 90 - 98 (India)

X. Languages

Mother tongue : Bangla
Other languages : English

XI. References

1. Professor Dr. A. A. M. S. Arefin Siddique, Vice-Chancellor, University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh. Email: engdu@citechco.net

2. Dr. K. M. Saiful Islam, Professor, Department of Information Science and Library Management, University of Dhaka, Dhaka 1000, Bangladesh. Email: ismk99@yahoo.com

3. Dr. Jagtar Singh, Professor, Department of Library and Information Science, Punjabi University, Patiala, Punjab, India. Email: jagtar@pbi.ac.in/jagtarsingh5@hotmail.com




(M. Nasiruddin Munshi)