Field Trip 2020
Department of Information Studies and Library Management, East West University organized four days long Field Trip from 17th January to 20th January 2020 in Shillong. The main purpose of the Field Trip was to conduct a research on “The Information Seeking Behavior of the Hill-Track People in Shillong”.
More than 20 students of the department were assigned to collect data and conduct survey on the tribal community of Shillong. The students were guided by the Department Chairperson Dr. Dilara Begum and Senior Lecturer Md. Hasinul Elahi. The students enthusiastically conducted interviews with the tribal groups at different locations and were successful in collecting a large number of data that will be used for the research purpose. The field trip was very fruitful for the students for their upcoming research projects and the practical experience of field work has also had a positive effect on the minds of the students. During the trip, the students also had opportunities of sight-seeing.