Library personnel are always ready to support researchers. Consult a librarian about using library resources, getting help with your research and teaching, or training for your research assistant on using library resources. Librarians can also work with you to integrate library resources into your courses by developing customized research guides. Workshops

Library arranges workshops on several topics as part of its research support program. The topics are usually on:

  • (i) Discovery of library resources;
  • (ii) Effective search skills;
  • (iii) Personalizing electronic resources;
  • (iv) Make your referencing easy using software: Endnote.
  • A group of members from IUB community may request for arranging workshop(s) on any of the topics or they can join at the library’s scheduled date and topic. Besides, in the beginning of every semester the library regularly announces the schedule for “Library orientation” which is basically organized to aware new students/faculty members of IUB about the fundamental library resources and rules of library use.

    EndNote Technical Support

    IUB Library provides support for EndNote enquiries. Please contact -
    Mr. Muhammad Hossam Haider Chowdhury
    Librarian E-mail:; Phone Ext. 2010

    You can also search EndNote's technical support database for quick answers to your problem.

    Mendeley Technical Support

    Requesting Sessions

    The library can run workshops/training for specific groups, classes or individuals on demand. These can include EndNote, Effective search techniques, Referencing styles (APA), Personalization of electronic resources etc.

    Bibliographical service

    The library personnel are always ready to help any researchers to check their references, in making citations, and compiling initial reading list for research on demand. We will prepare a primary list on your research topic on the basis of resources available in the IUB Library. Let us know your research topic and provide us two working days only.

    Research consultations

    Researchers (faculty members or students) may make an appointment with the Librarians for research consultation sessions which may include:

    • Creating effective literature search strategies
    • Accessing academic and research materials
    • Locating top-ranked journals in a selected field of study
    • Understanding journal quality metrics
    • Managing references with EndNote

    Training on Electronic Resources Databases

    Training is one of the hands-on programs provided by the Librarians to help you understanding better about the databases. e.g.: EbscoHost, ProQuest, SpringerLink, Wiley Online, Emerald, Research4Life, etc.

    The modules contain:-

    1. Overview of the databases.
    2. Type of searching techniques.
    3. {How to use additional features

    If you are interested in joining the program, you have to :-

    First, regroup five people or above, Next, send the details of participants to

      The details that we need are:
    1. Participant’s name, email and phone no.
    2. Suggest date and time.
    3. One name of databases.

    Any consideration and changes will be replied through your sending email. Thank You.