TEEAL and AGORA Train the Trainer Workshop
07th and 08th December 2015. A two days training on the Essential Electronic Agricultural Library (TEEAL), Access to Global Online Research in Agriculture (AGORA) and Mendeley was held in Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University (SAU) Library, Sher-e-Bangla Nagar, and Dhaka. The inaugural session was started at 10 AM and under the chair of Professor Dr. Md. Azizur Rahman Mazumder, Dean, and Faculty of Agriculture. Professor Md. Shadat Ulla, Honourable Vice-Chancellor, SAU was the Chief Guest, Professor Dr. Md. Shahidur Rashid Bhuiyan, Honourable Pro Vice-Chancellor, SAU and Professor Dr. Md. Hazrat Ali, Hnourable Treasurer, SAU were the Special Guests and Ms. Joy Paulson, TEEL Project Director, Cornell University, USA was the Guest of Honour.
TEEAL Project, Cornell University, USA and Sathguru Management Consultant, Hyderabad, India conducted the training programme. Dr. Md. Anwarul Islam, Librarian, SAU cited that Sher-e-Bangla Agricultural University is the first university level TEEAL user in Bangladesh. Professor Dr. Parimal Kaniti Biswas Dean, Post Graduates Studies, Professor Dr. Mohammed Ali, Director Institute of Seed Technology, Professor Dr. Md. Mizanur Rahman, Proctor, Professor Dr. Md. Sekender Ali, Director Students Affairs, Professor Dr. Noor Md. Rahmatullah, Director ICC, Professor Dr. Md. Farhad Hossain, Convenor of Provost Council were present at the occasion. Total number of participant was 40.