ISSN 1021-3643

Professor Dr. S. M. Zabed Ahmed

The Eastern Librarian is the professional organ of the Library Association of Bangladesh, scheduled to be published twice in a year.


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Md. Noman Hossain
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Editorial Policy

The purpose of The Eastern Librarian is to provide a forum for creative and scholarly work in Library and Information Science and development of Information Communication Technology for introducing information storage and retrieval and LIS Community development. Papers must necessarily have a problem orientation and demonstrate originally and innovative analysis, methods and application. Analyses of problem pertinent to research, extension and teaching are equally encouraged, as it is interdisciplinary research with a significant LIS’s components. All the articles will be finalized for publication with recommendations of peer reviewers.

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Dr. Md. Mizanur Rahman, President, Library Association of Bangladesh, Dhaka, Bangladesh

Secretary General
The Library Association of Bangladesh (LAB)
Nilkhet High School Campus, Nilkhet, Dhaka-1205