Tag Archives: Pakistan

Pakistan and Egypt had highest rises in research output in 2018

(27 December 2019)  Emerging economies showed some of the largest increases in research output in 2018, according to estimates from the publishing-services company Clarivate Analytics. Pakistan and Egypt topped the list in percentage terms, with rises of 21% and 15.9%, respectively. China’s publications rose by about 15%, and India, Brazil, Mexico and Iran all saw […]


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A study on Pakistan’s Digital Library

(9 January 2017) In Pakistan, the Digital Library Programme was introduced as a collaborative project of Pakistan’s Higher Education Commission (HEC) and INASP in 2003. Today, the Digital Library (DL) is a programme of the HEC and provides private and public sector institutions in Pakistan with access to international scholarly literature, such as academic journals […]


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Jobs: International School Librarians

(4 November 2016)  The Traveling Librarian blog notes that recruiting season for international school librarians is in full swing. Vacancies in the Asia Pacific region include three in China, one in Japan and one in Pakistan. Details are here.


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Research grants from the Endangered Archives Programme

(9 May 2015) The Endangered Archives Programme offers a number of grants every year to individual researchers world-wide to locate vulnerable archival collections, to arrange their transfer wherever possible to a suitable local archival home, and to deliver digital copies into the international research domain via the British Library. The specific focus of this Programme […]


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South Asian Libraries Conference (SALC 2015) call for abstracts

(13 March 2015) If you have fresh perspective and research in devising and developing tools, techniques, systems and services to capture, publish, organize, and facilitate access to the use of indigenous digital knowledge, then South Asian Libraries Conference (SALC2015) is a platform for you to think, deliberate and share your findings. SALC 2015 provides unique opportunity […]


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Call for Abstracts – ICIML 2015

(13 March 2015) The Department of Information Management, University of the Punjab (PU) is celebrating its centenary anniversary this year. The Department has planned an International Conference on Information Management and Libraries (ICIML 2015) to celebrate the centenary anniversary. It will take place in Lahore, the historical city of Pakistan, 10-13 November 2015. Visit the […]


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Library conferences in Asia 2019

Keep up to date with what’s happening in libraries in the region. If you have a conference to announce, please send its details to marketing@igroupnet.com. A searchable version of this list which includes conferences held in the past ten years is here. 2019 November 2019 National Library and Information Technicians Symposium 2019 Discover Diversify Dive […]


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