Highest Usage Award for CIIT from Emerald Group Publishing
|In a two day training workshop, organized by HEC on 14-15 December 2011, Emerald Group Publishing awarded "Highest Usages Award" to CIIT. Purpose of this award was to acknowledge the research activities carried out using Emerald platform by Pakistani Universities, Institution and Organizations.
This award was with specific reference to Pakistan, in which CIIT stood 2nd with 13,685 articles downloaded in the year 2011. Mr. Alastair Cook, a representative of Emerald Group Publishing, presented this award (a certificate) to CIIT, during a ceremony held during the training workshop by HEC. Mr. Tariq Mehmood, Deputy Librarian, CIIT (Islamabd Campus) received this award on behalf of CIIT.
Emerald is world?s leading publisher of scholarly journals and books in Business and Management Sciences including disciplines like Social Sciences, Engineering, Linguistics, Library Information Science etc.
This award not only shows the amount of research from CIIT community including the faculty members, researchers, students and staff, but, it also shows the efforts of CIIT library team in marking its electronic resources and making educational community of CIIT skilful in using these resources.
It is worth mentioning that CIIT libraries regularly organize seminars, lectures and practical training sessions for faculty, researchers, students and staff members of CIIT as part of their Information Literacy and User Education Program.
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