On behalf of the Organizing and Advisory Committee of “2nd International Conference on Koha and other Open Source Software” , we feel great pleasure in welcoming IT professionals, , Information Specialist and LIS professional to National Library of Pakistan Islamabad . It is, indeed, a great honor for us to host 2nd International conference on Koha and other open source software which will take place on April 26 – 27, 2019 at National Library of Pakistan,Islamabad.The conference is a mega event on open source especially with reference to Koha and DSpace Community within Pakistan and Central Asia. The conference will attract many delegates from all over the country as well as abroad.The conference will deliberate on open source applications in the field of library & information science. The conference aims at sharing and exploring new functionalities, training projects, active collaboration and use of open source ILS especially Koha in order to encourage new developments in OSS in all kind of organizations.
The Conference will provide an international forum where a diverse community of professionals from academia, industry,and the public sector may come together to share research and practical experiences. The conference will serve as forum to provide information and education to practitioners, identify directions for further research, and to be an ongoing platform for technology transfer, no matter which form of FLOSS is being pursued. Read More