27-SEP-2016: The Aligarh Muslim University Vice Chancellor, Lt General Zameer Uddin Shah (retd) recently inaugurated 'ilaindia.net', a website developed by Professor Shabahat Husain, President, Indian Library Association (ILA) during a programme at the Department of Library and Information Science.
Presided by the AMU Vice Chancellor, the function was attended by ILA members, faculty members, students and a large gathering of Library Science professionals.
During the website launch, the Vice Chancellor mentioned that Prof Husain will lead the Indian Library Association to newer heights as he has being doing wonderful endeavours in the University in different capacities since decades.
While welcoming the gathering, Prof Husain, presented an inclusive picture of the functioning of Indian Library Association founded in 1933 with about eight thousand members across the country.
While elaborating various milestones achieved by ILA, Prof Husain said that the website of the Indian Library Association is one of those ground-breaking feathers of ILA.
He mentioned the hardships and the difficulties encountered to design and develop the website will take ILA to new horizons.
"Main features of the website include Online Registration, Online Election, Online ILA Journal and Newsletter, Members Database with Edit Profile facility etc," said Prof Husain.
Prof Naushad Ali P M proposed vote of thanks while Ms Areeba Tauseef conducted the program.