Riyadh, KSA, January 2017
Naseej – the Arab world’s leader in Knowledge Management Solutions – is participating in the 23rd
Annual Conference and Exhibition of the Special Library Association (SLA) – Arabian Gulf Chapter, on March 7–9, 2017 at the Diplomat Radisson Blue, Kingdom of Bahrain.
With the theme, “Quality of Library and Information Training and Educational Programs: The Way Map towards Accreditation”, this year’s conference will address a number of key issues, including Cloud computing professional-based systems. Special focus will be on professional accreditation and the way to choose a certification in Library and Information studies. The event will also elaborate on education programs and international accreditation institutions as well as accreditation as the way for changing environment of library and information training and education.
In addition, the conference will discuss how to market the best practices based on the job market requirements, licensing the training and education programs. Also the international standards used in library and information services and education, like ISO16439 and how it is utilized in libraries.
At the exhibition, Naseej will showcase a number of cutting-edge solutions and technologies designed to support libraries and librarians in the region. A large team of Naseej product specialists will be avialable, in addition to specialists from Naseej’s leading global partners. Visitors will be introduced to Naseej’s next-generation Library Management Solutions, including its Innovative's Sierra Library Services Platform for Academic and Research Libraries
, SirsiDynix’s Symphony for Public and National Libraries
Naseej will also display B2N’s Digitization Solutions for Libraries
and will present the latest information resources and professional databases
from AskZad, IEEE, CABI, Forefront Technologies, and much more. Conference participants will also be updated on the services and projects of the Arab Union Catalog, and learn more about its membership requirements.
For the past 28 years, Naseej’s world-class solutions and services have enabled the Arab world’s top academic, research, cultural, and government organizations and corporations to manage and share knowledge and information.