On 17 September 2015, International Research Centre of Islamic Economics and Finance (IRCIEF) in collaboration with Islamic Research and Training Institute (IRTI), Islamic Development Bank (IDB) have successfully organized the Opening Ceremony of IRTI Corner Library. The ceremony was officiated by Y.Bhg. Prof. Dato. Dr Azmi Omar, Director General of IRTI, IDB. Among the attendees were Prof. Dato. Dr. Abd Halim Tamuri, Rector of International Islamic University College Selangor (KUIS), the Associate Research Fellows of IRCIEF and banks’ representatives.
The opening ceremony began with du’a recitation led by Ustaz Don Daniyal Don Biyajid. The opening of the “wood frame” by Prof. Dato. Dr. Azmi Omar served as the opening’s symbolic. Later, accompanied by the Rector of KUIS, the guests headed to the neighborhood Corner and wrote on the guestbook of IRTI Corner Library.
IRTI Library Corner which located at the 2nd floor of Academic Block 3 is collecting reference materials in the field of Islamic economics and finance such as books, magazines, and proceedings. In addition, IRTI Corner Library is also equipped with facilities for discussion such as research room and a lounge complete with projector.
IRCIEF is also glad to welcome all level of citizens to fully utilise its Library Corner as one of the college’s academic facilities for teaching and learning activity, research, and reference centre in order to achieve its objective. The IRTI Corner Library opening ceremony ended with a photo session and a pleasant lunch with Prof. Dato. Dr. Azmi Omar at 2.00 p.m.