The webinar will include a case study on LIS education in Iran, India and Indonesia where four speakers from different universities will share their views and experiences.


23 September 2021 14:30-16:30 (CEST)


  • Librarians as bibliotherapists: gaps in the LIS education
    Dr. Maryam Sarrafzadeh, Scholar of Charles Sturt University, Faculty member of Tehran University, Iran
  • Teaching Learning Activities During Pandemic Time: A Case of LIS Program at UIN Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta Indonesia
    Dr. Labibah Zain, MLIS, LIS Department of UIN Sunan Kalijaga Yogyakarta Indonesia, Indonesia
  • Sustainability of Libraries beyond: COVID-19 pandemic
    Dr. Natarajan Radhakrishnan, Professor of Library and Information Science Department, Periyar University, India
  • The contrast between tradition and modernity in librarianship education in Iran
    Dr. Rasour Zavarqi, Head of central library, Tabriz University, Iran


  • Dr. Saif AlJabri
    Director of Information Center Sultan Qaboos University, Oman


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Organiser: LIS Education in Developing Countries Special Interest Group

Contact person:  Amir Reza Asnafi –

Suggested Audience: LIS students, LIS educators, librarians

Level of interaction: Panel (4+ speakers) discussion with Q&A

Duration of event: 120 minutes

Language: English