Lusail University has announced the launch of (Lusail University Press), which aims to publish specialized, teaching and reference books and scientific journals, which form a link between authors and readers across various fields of knowledge to advance and enrich the global conversation. The university stated that the house will publish books and scientific journals in a variety of formats through paper, electronic and audio publishing and open access, and will make publications available in forms that are in line with the needs of people with visual disabilities. Prof. Dr. Nizam Hindi, President of Lusail University, said that the establishment of the Lusail University Publishing House is in line with the university’s strategic plan, which aims to enhance the culture of scientific research at the university, indicating that the university’s mission is based on providing a stimulating environment for scientific research and knowledge production that contributes to sustainable development. , and promotes service and community building. Hindi explained in exclusive statements to Qatar News Agency (QNA) that the first step is to set up a publishing house for Lusail University, in order to start issuing books related to Qatari law, especially since most of the books and publications available today are concerned with Arab and foreign law, which constitutes an absolute necessity to take this step. Noting that all books that will be published by (Lusail University Publishing House) will also be available via electronic technologies. He pointed out that there is a great weakness in publishing books in the Arabic language, which necessitates the need to provide means of knowledge in the Arabic language for students of knowledge, stressing that most of the publications that will be issued will be available in the Arabic language, in addition to that important books published in English will be searched until they are translated into the language. Arabic and provide real benefit to society. He noted that the Lusail University Publishing House will provide an important opportunity for faculty members at the university to produce and publish textbooks in Arabic or English for academic curricula, especially curricula for university requirements, especially since most of these courses are currently being taught at the university and do not contain textbooks. In the same context, Mr. Mubarak bin Abdullah Al Khalifa, Director of Publications and Artistic Works Department at the Ministry of Culture, said that Lusail University presented a distinguished initiative in moving the cultural activity in the State of Qatar, indicating that the Ministry of Culture supports and welcomes various initiatives that promote cultural activity with all capabilities. available and available. Al Khalifa explained in statements to Qatar News Agency (QNA) that the book is of great importance in the cognitive, cultural and scientific aspect, whether it is written or electronic, but the scientific journals are based on paper, appreciating the efforts of Lusail University represented by launching the publishing house with the aim of enhancing the knowledge aspect. culture of the groups concerned. In her turn, Dr. Muriel Haj Nahas, Director of Lusail University Press, said that the house will allow the publication of research prepared by faculty members at Lusail University and the community on a large scale, in addition to its keenness to ensure the accuracy and originality of scientific publications, in terms of content and design, by setting publishing policies. For books and scientific journals. In exclusive statements to Qatar News Agency (QNA), the Director of the Lusail University Publishing House said that the publishing house will promote the scientific research published in the Arabic language, to be translated into English, so that it can be recognized on a global and international level, stressing the need to pay attention to the scientific research published in Arab region to be present in the world. She stressed that the house will contribute effectively to highlighting the distinction of Qatari and Arab culture, by publishing academic works on the State of Qatar and the region, pointing out that the house is currently working on producing the first batch of textbooks, and has issued the first textbook entitled "Introduction to Qatari law". It is worth noting that the inauguration ceremony of the Lusail University Press was attended by Mrs. Fatima Al Musleh, Vice President of Student Affairs at Lusail University, deans of the university’s faculties, department directors, faculty members, as well as representatives of the local press.
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