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PU Library organizes Training Session on Scopus and IEEE
PU Library organizes Training Session on Scopus and IEEE

LAHORE: (Friday, February 22, 2019): Punjab University Library and Ranking Committee have organized a WebEx training session for the faculty members of the PU on the citation database “Scopus” with the collaboration of A&J DEF TEK consultants. More than 100 faculty members and scholars attended the session. Mr. Vishal Gupta, Asian Representative of Scopus provided the training through video conference on the salient features of the Scopus. Mr. Muhammad Rashid Pervez and Mr. Majid Murtaza Lodhi, A&J DEF TEK consultants, briefed the engineering faculty and scholars on the remote access feature of the full text database IEEE. The feature has been recently enabled in Pakistan for researchers. On the occasion, PU Ranking Committee Chairman Prof. Dr. Khalid Mahmood stated that the Punjab University had subscribed the service of this database to facilitate its researchers. He also stated that enormous features of the database are also helpful in enhancing the university ranking at the world level. Chief Librarian Dr. Muhammad Haroon Usmani thanked the consultants for their presentations for Punjab University faculty and scholars. He also thanked PU VC Prof Niaz Ahmad for his kind support in the conduct of the session.