ASPENSI (Association of Indonesian Scholars of History Education) in Bandung received an award from the BAPUSIPDA (Badan Perpustakaan dan Kearsipan Daerah or Regional Library and Archives Institution) West Java Province, as the publisher are active in implementing Law No. 4 of 1990 on the Save Paper Printed and Recorded to BAPUSIPDA Deposit Library of West Java Province, at Jalan Soekarno-Hatta 629 Bandung, West Java, Indonesia.
Award a Certificate granted by the Head of BAPUSIPDA of West Java Province, Hajjah Enny Heryani Ratnasari Soebari, S.H.,M.H. to the Treasurer of ASPENSI, Sri R. Rosdianti, M.M.Pd., in the event of Talk Show on Implementation of Law No. 4 of 1990 at the BAPUSIPDA building, on Wednesday, June 12, 2013.
According to Hajjah Enny Heryani, the lack of awareness of the publishers to carry out post-issue obligations is a reality that can not be denied. Therefore, to provide the motivation and awareness, the BAPUSIPDA West Java Province organized this Talk Show events as well as giving the award. Participants who attended in the event were about 100 people representing from the publishers, universities, and professional organizations that publish the scientific works.
Meanwhile, Sri R. Rosdianti, who also as the Teacher of Social Studies Education at SMP (Junior High School) Labschool UPI (Indonesia University of Education) Cibiru Campus and SMKN (Public Vocational High School) 9 Bandung, said that an award given to 15 institutions that actively publish-scientific works in West Java regional. ASPENSI is the only professional organization that sets this award, while the rest is from the publishers, ITB (Bandung Institute of Technology), and UNPAD (Padjadjaran University) Bandung.
“I think this is a good award, which will continue to boost our spirit, as ASPENSI Committee Board, to continue to carry out post-issue obligations to the institutions which we are entitled to receive in order to process the dissemination of scientific journals we publish”, she said with proud.
As we know that from 2008 to 2013, the ASPENSI has published 5 pieces of scientific journals, namely: (1) SOSIOHUMANIKA: Jurnal Pendidikan Sains Sosial dan Kemanusiaan [Journal of Humanities and Social Science Education]; (2) EDUCARE: International Journal for Educational Studies; (3) TAWARIKH: International Journal for Historical Studies; (4) ATIKAN: Jurnal Kajian Pendidikan [Journal of Educational Studies]; and (5) SUSURGALUR: Jurnal Kajian Sejarah & Pendidikan Sejarah [Journal of Historical Studies and History Education].
Congratulations and good luck always to the ASPENSI in Bandung. [MAS]