We have successfully completed the Online Library Training Course from 28th July, 2020 to 5th August, 2020. Altogether 100 participants from University Libraries in Upper Myanmar and 98 participants from University Libraries in Lower Myanmar are participated actively in this Online Training. Thank you very much to all participants.
Ambassador of the United States of America Mr. Scot Marciel visited to Universities’ Central Library
On 17th December 2019, Ambassador of the United States of America Mr. Scot Marciel visited to Universities’ Central Library
On 23rd August, 2019, “Workshop on How To Do Research and Use Online Databases” was conducted by iGroup, group of companies at the Universities’ Central Library. Online databases were also donated by iGroup to Universities’ Central Library and Universities in Yangon and Lower Myanmar Region. An opening address was given by Dr. Than Than Win, Deputy Director General, Department of Higher Education and Dr. Aung Maw, Chief Technology Officer of iGroup.
About 100 guests including Pro-rectors, Lecturers, Librarians and Library Staff from Yangon and Lower Myanmar Universities were attended this Workshop training. During the Workshop training, “Librarian’s role in supporting research and development” was presented by Mr. David Shawah, Director of iGroup and training on “How to use online databases” was conducted by Ms. Jennifer Yong, a Solution Consultant from iGroup.
4 online databases – ProQuest Central, ProQuest Dissertations and Theses, World Ebooks Library and American Chemical Society Journals were donated for 1 year and gave training on how to use them for research. It was a very useful and effective workshop for the librarians.