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Thursday, June 30, 2011

Conference: World Congress of Muslin Librarians and Information Scientists. November 16-17

The World Congress of Muslim Librarians and Information Scientists (WCOMLIS) is one of the congresses that gather information professionals consisting of librarians, information scientists, information managers, etc., from Islamic and non-Islamic countries all over the world.
WCOMLIS emphasises on aspects such as bibliographic control, cataloging and classifying of Islamic information resources in various languages, and Arabic resources, subject heading system, development of databases, networking system, standard and benchmark, establishment of Islamic excellence center, as well as information exchanging and sharing. WCOMLIS acts as a medium that provides opportunity to the Islamic world to uplift and enhance the quantity and quality of Islamic information resources in line with changing times.

Secretariate WCOMLIS 2011
Dept. of Library & Information Science
Kuliyyah of Information & Communication Technology
International Islamic University Malaysia
53100 Jalan Gombak, Kuala Lumpur.
Tel : (006) 03 6196 3596/ 03 6196 5671
Fax : (006) 03 6196 5179
Email: wcomlis2011@kict.iium.edu.my
Visit the website at http://kict.iium.edu.my/wcomlis2011

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