Prof. Dr. Gillian Oliver of Monash University, Australia called on Dhaka University (DU) Vice-Chancellor Prof. Dr. Md. Akhtaruzzaman on December 6, 2017 at the latter’s office of the university. She was accompanied by Dr. Larry Stillman, Senior Research Fellow of the same university.
Chairman of the Department of Information Science and Library Management of DU Prof. Dr. Muhammad Mezbah-ul-Islam and some other teachers were present on this occasion.
During the meeting they discussed the possibilities of undertaking joint collaborative academic and research programs on archives management by the University of Dhaka and Monash University, Australia. The Australian Professor expressed willingness to provide cooperation for development of archives and manuscripts management system at DU. DU VC thanked the guest for her keen interest in this regard.
Earlier, the Australian Professor delivered a lecture on “Digital Curation in Archives: Stages, Solution, Skills” at the Department of Information Science and Library Management of DU.
(Md. Rafiqul Islam)
Public Relations Office
University of Dhaka