About the Journal

Focus and Scope

The Eastern Librarian - the oldest and peer-reviewed journal of library and information science in Bangladesh is in publication from 1965. The Eastern Librarian intends to be international in scope. Interested authors from library and information science, information systems, information engineering, information and communication technologies are requested to submit their article for the upcoming issue of the Eastern Librarian.

The journal will publish invited papers, empirical and conceptual research, state-of-the-art reviews, discussion papers, shorter research notes, viewpoints, letters to the editor, book reviews, and reports on conferences.

Open Access Policy

This journal provides immediate open access to its content on the principle that making research freely available to the public supports a greater global exchange of knowledge.

Editorial Board

Chief Editor
Professor Dr. M Nasiruddin Munshi
University of Dhaka

Dr. Kazi Mostak Gausul Hoq
University of Dhaka

K M Abdul Awal
University Grants Commission, Bangladesh

Dr. Md. Roknuzzaman
University of Dhaka

Dr. Md. Anwarul Islam
Bangladesh Institute of Development Studies

Dr. Md. Shiful Islam
University of Dhaka

Managing Editor
Nafiz Zaman Shuva
University of Dhaka

Advisory Editors (International)
Dr. A. S. Chandel, India
Dr. K C Panda, India
Dr. Sirje Virkus, Tallinn University, Estonia
Dr. Susmita Chakraborty, India

Editorial Assistant
Kazi Amdad Hossain