Library Management and Information Systems of Non-Government University Libraries in Bangladesh


  • Shahidul Islam Former Assistant Professor and Head of the Department of Library and Information Science, Khwaja Yunus Ali University, Sirajganj, Banani, Dhaka. Bangladesh.


publications, libraries, universities, Bangladesh, cataloging, online database services, journal repositories, quality education, indexing and abstracting services, etc.


Private Universities are not new dimension in the Bangladeshi concept. The concepts are very much established and provided quality education. Libraries are the essential elements to provide quality education. This study took an initiative to study the management and information systems of private university libraries on the basis of experience, observation and group study of the library professional. The study found that maximum libraries of the private universities are provided quality services to its users and establish good management systems.


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How to Cite

Islam, S. (2020). Library Management and Information Systems of Non-Government University Libraries in Bangladesh. International Journal of Social Sciences & Humanities (IJSSH), 5(1), 9–25. Retrieved from