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Seminar on Modern Academic Library Services

On May 16, 2019, the Library of Ton Duc Thang University (TDTUL) organized the seminar "Modern academic library services" with the participation of speakers from reputable universities and organizations, including Associate Professor, Dr. Amorn Petsom (Director of Chulalongkorn University Library); Assistant Professor, Dr. Somsak Sriborisutsakul (Director of Graduate Program in Information Studies, Chulalongkorn University); Ms. YEO Pin Pin (Head of Scholarly Communication, Library of Singapore Management University); Ms. Chng Dju-Lyn (Advisor of academic and scientific research solutions of Clarivate Analytics Company - owner of Web of Science database).

The seminar aims to create a forum for sharing and discussing modern services being implemented in advanced university libraries in developed countries, as well as facilitating for librarians from university libraries across Vietnam to approach the perspective of advanced libraries, know how to provide their services to users in a professional manner. The seminar attracted nearly 60 attendees who are leaders, staffs of universities and colleges as well as leaders and lecturers of training departments in the field of information - library.

The seminar on "Modern academic library services" is one of the series of international cooperation activities of TDTUL, aiming to create values ​​for library career in Vietnam, continue pursuing Ton Duc Thang University's mission: "Education, Research and Creativity to Sustainable development of Humanity".

Some photos of the seminar:


Ms. Truong Thi Ngoc Mai, Director of Ton Duc Thang Library has a welcome speech


Assistant Professor, Dr. Somsak Sriborisutsakul presents topic "University Library Users in the Digital Age"


Associate Professor, Dr. Amorn Petsom presents topic "Research Support Services in Academic Library"


Ms. YEO Pin Pin presents topic "Publishing Support Services in Academic Library"


Ms. Chng Dju-Lyn presents topic "Tool for Research Support Services"


Attendees listen to experts's presentations


Speakers receive thankful flowers from the seminar oganizer


Speakers and attendees take a picture together