National Textile University Library organized One Day Training Workshop on “Managing Citation in Research by Using MENDELEY” with the collaboration of PASTIC sub center Faisalabad on July 28, 2017 at IT Center. A large number of faculty members, staff, research assistants and students of BS, MS and PhD scholars from all disciplines attended the workshop.
Mr. Muhammad Asif Munir, Director IRM, Punjab Higher Education Commission, Lahore was the resource person. He briefed about MENDELEY particularly the following steps of database; Basic concepts & overview, Installation & Introduction, Adding References to Library Editing, Organizing References, Using Citation Plugin and Flattening of the Documents etc.
Professor Dr. Tanveer Hussain, Rector was the Chief Guest at the Opening Ceremony and said that National Textile University (NTU) is one of the leading Institutes which provide training workshop/ research opportunities to the researchers. He welcomed to all the participants and said that this Workshop is an opportunity for faculty members & young scholars to enhance their skills in learning & technologies for research. He said that such workshops should be conducted on regular basis to promote usage of digital libraries among PhD scholars. He congratulated Mr. Muhammad Husnain, Deputy Director PASTIC, Mr. Muhammad Asif Munir, Resource Person and Mr. Mushtaq Ahmad, University Librarian/Focal Person for PASTIC and HEC Digital Library for taking a good initiative. Dr. Tanveer emphasized on the importance of the learning of information skills for the advancement of the library sciences to embrace knowledge in the era of technology.
Mr. Liaqat Ali, Chairman Department of Management Sciences was the Guest of Honor at the Closing Ceremony and distributed certificates among the Participants. Mr. Muhammad Husnain presented Souvenir to the Rector NTU. At the end Mr. Mushtaq Ahmad (Chief Organizer) thanks all the participants and the honorable guests.