ABOUT THE ORGANIZERS
The Special Libraries Association (SLA) -Asian Chapter with Global Headquarters in Virginia, USA is already 107 years in existence since it was founded in 1909. It is one of the largest global information related associations with over 9,000 members in 75 countries with 56 chapters and 27 divisions. It is also a not-for-profit organization serving information profession, including corporate, academic, government, media, finance, science, research, museums, trade associations, nonprofit organizations and non-traditional enterprises. The Asian Chapter of SLA is one of the fastest growing chapters with over 150 members around the globe - Bangladesh, Hong Kong, India, Indonesia, Japan, Laos, Macau, Malaysia, Myanmar, Mongolia, Nepal, Pakistan, Philippines, Singapore, South Korea, Sri Lanka, Taiwan, Thailand, Vietnam, Australia, UK, and USA.
Sunan Kalijaga State Islamic University (UIN Sunan Kalijaga) has been founded since 1947 and recognized as one of the oldest Islamic Higher Education University in Indonesia. The Vision of this university is to provide superior education in the integration and development of Islamic studies and science for civilization. The core values developed by UIN Sunan Kalijaga are Integratif-Interkonektif: Model of education and study with an integrative system of academic development, management, student affairs, collaboration and entrepreneurship; Dedikatif-Inovatif: Approach that is characterized by trust, a pro-quality orientation and a commitment to creativity, intelligence and innovation; Inklusif-Continuous Improvement: Including openness, accountability and dedication to change and advancement. Supported by the representatif university library, UIN Sunan Kalijaga becomes one of the recognized universities with highly quality assurance.