DANISH :a society for promoting knowledge

CUI Lahore Library is a hub of knowledge and provides information services to faculty and students. The library also organized different programs to enhance the reading habits among library patrons. Information literacy programs, orientation sessions, Book Fairs, Celebration of World Book Day are the major sources for the library to not only interact with the library users but also to market the library resources to its patrons.

To organize such programs, the library staff needs human support form faculty particular from students. With the partnership of students, library holds such good events in past and plan to arrange in future as well. Library is also planning to establish "Book Bank", on the basis of donated books from the students and for the students, of CUI Lahore. This is only possible with the support of students. For this purpose, we are going to establish DANISH Society at CUI Lahore.

Purpose

Following are the main objectives of DANISH:
  • Book Bank
    • Will launch awareness campaign in students and urge senior batches to donate their used course books for Book Bank.
    • Will request / motivate faculty members to donate their used / complimentary books to library for Book Bank
  • Book Fair
    • With the help of library staff, the Library Society members will organize the Book Fair for faculty and students of CUI Lahore.
    • Will motivate students to visit the fair and read the latest books on their relevant discipline.
  • Celebrations of World Book Day
    • Will organize the events to celebrate the World Book Day, to highlight the importance of books and reading material in the society.
    • Will motivate students to participate in all the events, organized by the Library Society.
  • Information Literacy Programs
    • With the help of library officials, the Library Society will organize lectures, workshops, seminars, orientation session to provide the information about library resources and services.

Office Bearers


EXECUTIVE MEMBERS

Muhammad Anas khalid
CIIT/SP16-BCS-035/LHR
President
Computer Science
0312-9697449
anaskhalid@gmail.com

Umm Ul Baneen
CIIT/FA16-BCS-242/LHR
Vice President
Computer Science

Talha Chughtai
CIIT/FA15-BCS-088/LHR
General Secretary
Computer Science
0301-2786687
talha.chughtai1999@gmail.com

Hira Khurram
CIIT/SP16-BCS-157/LHR
Treasurer
Computer Science
Hafiz Muhammad Naeem
CIIT/SP15-BCS-141/LHR
Press Secretary
0304-4342966
Computer Science

DEPARTMENT COORDINATORS

Hammad
CIIT/FA17-BEE-023/LHR
Electrical Engineering
0302-7736045

Muhammad Hamza
CIIT/SP18-BBA-086/LHR
Management Sciences
hamzasohee@gmail.com
0334-7007345

Hafiz Muhammad Shehroz Saleem
CIIT/FA17-CHE-019/LHR
Chemical Engineering
hshahmi111@gmail.com
0306-1611098

Tayyaba Kanwal
CIIT/SP17-BPY-009/LHR
Humanities

Maryam Jamil
CIIT/FA16-BSM-006/LHR
Mathematics

Sehar Saleem
CIIT/Sp18-BPH-009/LHR
Physics

Hafiza Bisma Ahmad
CIIT/FA16-BSE-151/LHR
Computer Science

Muhammad Abbas Ahmad
CIIT/FA18-CHE-012/LHR
Chemistry
0349-7359376


Selection Criteria

  • The Patron will call the applications from students in the start of spring semester.
  • Suitable candidate will be called for interview.
  • Patron-in-Chief and Patron will conduct the interview session for final selection.
  • Departmental coordinators may also be contacted to motivate or nominate their students for departmental representative for Library Society.

Benefits for Office Bearers

  • President will be the member of the Library Affairs Committee and will be eligible to discuss only following agenda points:
    • Feedback from the library users particular students
    • Progress report of the Society
  • Social work for community
  • Interaction with the authorities
  • Official certificate from the patron
  • Personal prologue on library website
  • Official dinner with Director or Convener Library Affairs

Be a part of DANISH:

Grab an opportunity to become a part of prestigious society of CUI Lahore DANISH. This society will organize different activities such as Book Exhibitions, Celebrations of World Book Day, Information Literacy Programs and will establish the Book Bank with the help of library staff.

Applications are required for the following offices of DANISH:

  • President
  • General Secretary
  • Coordinator Secretary
  • Press Secretary
  • Department of Management Science, Coordinator
  • Department of Computer Science, Coordinator
  • Department of Electrical Engineering, Coordinator
  • Department of Chemical Engineering, Coordinator
  • Department of Physics, Coordinator
  • Department of Mathematics, Coordinator
  • Department of Architecture & Design, Coordinator
  • Department of Humanities, Coordinator
Interested students are instructed to send their application on prescribed Form (available at Library Help Desk) along with their COMSATS ID cards. Applications should reach Library Help Desk before February 20, 2013.