Sunday, 31 August 2014

Sr. Library Asst. at FDDI, Noida

Footwear Design & Development Institute
(Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Government of India)
A - 10/A, Sector - 24, NOIDA - 201301

FDDI a premier institute in the area of Fashion, Footwear, Leather Products, Design Technology invites applications for the following for its various campuses.
Sr Library Assistant/Library Assistant
Total No. of Posts: 2 (1 Noida/1 Jodhpur)
Qualification: Diploma in Library Science + Experience in relevant field
Reservation for SC/ST/OBC candidates and Persons with Disabilities may apply as per Government Rules.

*Candidates are requested to Enclose attested copy of all Qualification and Experience Certificates along with their Application Form. Incomplete submission of application and documents will not be entertained and the same may be rejected.

Note: The appointment is on contract basis.

Interested candidates may apply within 15 days in the applicable format (available on the institute’s website) to:
Manager (Admin &Pers)
Footwear Design & Development Institute

(Ministry of Commerce & Industry)
A-10A, Sector-24, NOIDA-201301
Tel: 0120-4500100
Fax: -120-2412556/2411301 website:
Download Application Format

Trainees at IGCAR, Kalpakkam

Government of India

Department of Atomic Energy

Indira Gandhi Centre for Atomic Research

Kalpakkam – 603 102.



Applications are also invited for recruitment, training and absorption of Stipendiary Trainees Category – II as per the details given below:

Library Assistant-2 posts

Minimum 60% marks in HSC with Science and Maths subjects and ITI Library Assistant (Library
and Information Science) Trade Certificate.

Between 18 to 22 years

More details:

Thursday, 28 August 2014

Apprentices at DESIDOC

Defence Scientific Information & Documentation Centre
Metcalfe House, Delhi-110054
Application for Apprentices for the year 2014-15 
Defence Scientific Information & Documentation Centre (DESIDOC) under the aegis of Defence Research & Development Organisation (DRDO), Ministry of Defence is in process of recruitment of apprentices for one year training in the following disciplines.
Essential Qualifications                                                 No. of Vacancies
(a) Degree in Library & Information Science                          10
(b) Diploma in Library Science (Two Years)                           08
(c) Degree in Computer Science (B.Tech only)                      22
The stipend rates for Degree holder Rs.3560/- (fixed) per month and for Diploma holders Rs.2530/-(fixed) per month will be paid as per latest Govt. Rules. Applications are invited from the candidates in the prescribed proforma addressed to the Director DESIDOC, Metcalfe House, Delhi-110054, as per Annexure:
The last date of submitting the application proforma is 21 days from the date of publication.
The candidates are required to bring all original documents at the time of interview.
The candidate who have obtained less than 60% marks in their final exams and passed out before the year 2011 will not be considered for Apprenticeship.
It shall not be obligatory on the part of the DRDO/Lab/Estt, where training is imparted to offer any employment to any apprentice after completing the period of his
apprenticeship training.
Please also note that candidates who have already got apprenticeship training in any other institute are not eligible.
No TA/DA will be paid for interview and mobile phone/any other electronics items is not allowed in the premises.
Published on 19th August 2014
For details, log on to What is new at

Librarian's Development Programme

MIT School of Management
Saraswati Vishwa A Wing, S. No. 124
Paud Road, Kothrud
Pune-411 038
Email :
Phone. No. 020-30273597, 9850489281

One Day National Level Librarian’s Development Programme (LDP)
Best Practices in
 Academic Libraries

Date : 14th Oct 2014

Venue: -Auditorium 506, 5th Floor
MIT School Of Management
Saraswati Vishwa A Wing, S. No. 124
Paud Road, Kothrud
Pune-411 038

Wednesday, 27 August 2014

UGC NET June, 2014 Answer Keys

National Eligibility Test - June, 2014

The Question Papers, Answer Keys and Online Feedback for UGC NET held on 29th June, 2014, are available upto 05-09-2014 (midnight). Click here to view/download:-
      >> Question Papers
      >> Answer Key 

Sunday, 24 August 2014

Sr. Lib. Inf. Asst. at IIT, Bombay

Advertisement No. Rect/Admn-II/2014/7

Online applications are invited for the following post(s).

Job Ref. No : Job/57

Sr. Library Information Assistant at Central Library
Pay Band: 9300-34800(PB-2) Grade Pay: 4200 Total Emoluments (incl. HRA): 34250 per month
Appt Type: Temporary for a period of 3 years
Age Limit: 32 yrs
Application mode: Online

1 (OBC) (Reserved for PH)

Essential Qualification:
Degree from a recognized University or equivalent and Bachelor's degree OR equivalent Diploma (Library
Science) of a recognised University/ Institute or equivalent obtained after Graduation. Required Experience / Skills:
Two years in a Library/ Computerization of a Library or one year certificate in computer application from a
recognised Institution or equivalent.

Desirable Skills:
55% marks are desirable at Degree and Diploma.

For applying, visit the website
Candidates possessing the requisite qualification and experience may apply online as specified in the
application mode under 'Post details' (in prescribed format available on website) along with copies of
self-attested certificates. Last date of closing the online application interface is 25/08/2014 . Printout
of online applications and other documents must reach the Registrar, IIT Bombay, Powai, Mumbai -
400076 by 5:45 pm on 01/09/2014 .

Saturday, 23 August 2014


 Kerala Library Association (KLA) and 
Department of Library & Information Science
 University of Kerala
Kerala Library Association (KLA) and Department of Library & Information Science, University of Kerala will be jointly organising a workshop on 'Influential Communication' on 29th August 2014 in the DLIS, Thiruvananthapuram.  The workshop is meant mainly for young professionals and LIS students.   
Limited seats are available and registration will be on first cum first served basis.

For details and to register by online please visit KLA blog :

Library Professonals at BIMTECH

Birla Institute of Management and Technology (BIMTECH) 

Birla Institute of Management and Technology (BIMTECH) invites applications
for following positions for its Learning Resource Centres located at
Greater Noida and Bhubaneswar.

Senior Professional Assistant  - 1 (BIMTECH, Greater Noida Campus)
Professional Assistant  - 1 (BIMTECH Campus, Greater Noida)
Professional Assistant  - 1 (BIMTECH Bhubaneswar  Campus)

Candidate should have MLISc degree and knowledge of open source software -
KOHA, Dspace & Greenstone. Salary will not be a constraint for deserving
and experienced candidates. Send your CV by e-mail to the undersigned

Dr. Rishi Tiwari,
Librarian, BIMTECH, Greater Noida.

Apprentices at IIT, Trichy

Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli (IIMT) 
Learning Resource Centre

The Indian Institute of Management Tiruchirappalli (IIMT) Learning Resource Centre is looking for   tech- savvy and committed Post-Graduates in Library & Information Science from recognized Indian Universities to serve as Library Apprentices purely on a temporary basis for one year. The last to receive the application is  15 September 2014.

For more information about the Institute, LRC and this announcement, please visit:

Workshop at SIT, Pulloor

One Day National Level Workshop on  
organized by the Central Library , Sethu Institute of Technology , Pulloor, Kariapatti 
 on 9th September  2014. 
Registration Fee:
Faculty/Professionals:  Rs.250/-
Students/Research Scholars: Rs200/-
Last date for Registration: 5th September   2014. 
Thank you for your kind cooperation
A word of reply is much appreciated.
                                                Thanking you,
With Regards,
 P.ILANGUMARAN., B.Sc., M.A.,M.Phil., M.L.I.Sc.
Workshop Co-ordinator
Senior Librarian
Pulloor, Kariapatti-626 115
Virudhunagar Dist, Tamil Nadu,India
Mobile :           0-9789527616
Email    : 
Phone   :           OFF: 04566-308001(Ext-244)

Wednesday, 20 August 2014

Senior Librarian at UPCSR, Shahjahanpur


Advertisement No.02/2014

Applications are invited from the citizens of India for the following vacant post of U.P.Council of Sugarcane Research, Shahjahanpur, U.P.

Senior Librarian-01

1.M.Lib. from any recognized university.
2.Diploma in Computer office management from any reputeddepartment.
3.Three years Library management experience from any reputed institute

Age Limit: 40 Years

Last date: 05-09-2014

For more details:

Vacancies at CUK, Srinagar

Transit Campus: Sonwar, Near GB Pant Hospital, Srinagar – 190 004 (J&K)
Phone: 0194-2468354, 2468357, Website

Applications on the prescribed form are invited from the eligible candidates for appointment to the following non-Teaching positions to reach the University by 8th September, 2014.

2) Information Scientist: 01 (UR)
8) Professional Assistant: 01 (UR)
12) Semi Professional Assistant: 01 (UR)**
17) Library Assistant : 02 (UR)

Complete application form may either be delivered personally at the Reception Counter of the  University or sent by post to the Registrar, Central University of Kashmir, Sonwar, Near GB Pant Hospital, Srinagar 190 004, J&K. Applications received after the last date (8th September, 2014) will be summarily rejected and no further correspondence shall be entertained in this regard

Saturday, 16 August 2014

Library asst. at VSSC



Invites application for the FOLLOWING POSTs 

NAME OF POST & GRADE : LIBRARY ASSISTANT-A ( ` 9300-34800/- + Grade Pay ` 4600/- )
No. of Posts: 01(UR)
Qualifications: 1. Graduation in first class
                          2. First class Mater' Degree in LIS

Applications will be received on-line only and all further communications will be made to the applicants through e-mail/VSSC website only. Therefore, the applicants are advised to check their e-mail and visit the VSSC website from time to time. The application format for on-line registration is available in the website from 1000 hours on 11.08.2014 to 1700 hours on 03.09.2014 for registering applications.

Important Dates to Remember
1. Opening Date for Online Registration: 11-08-2014, 10:00 Hrs
2. Closing Date for Online Registration: 03-09-2014, 17:00 Hrs
3. Closing Date for Receiving Application by Speed-post: 10-09-2014 17:00 Hrs 

For more details:

Vcancies at BLDE University, Bijapur

(Declared as Deemed-to-be-University u/s 3 of UGC Act, 1956, vide Notification No. F.9-37/2007-U.3 (A) dated 29-2-2008, of the MHRD, Government of India)
The Constituent College

Applications are invited from the eligible candidates for the following posts
PhD. In Library Science, Experience of documentation work in a responsible capacity with 10 years of experience. Training in Medical Librarianship, working knowledge of Medical University/Health Science Library preferred.
i. A Master’s Degree in Library Science / Information Science / Documentation with at least 55% of the marks or its equivalent grade of B in the UGC seven point scale and a consistently good academic record.
ii. 5 years of experience as an Assistant University Librarian / College Librarian.
iii. Evidence of innovative library service and organization of published work and professional commitment, computerization of library.
iv. Desirable: M.Phil / Ph.D. degree in library science / information science / documentation / archives and manuscript keeping / computerization of library.
i. A Master’s Degree in Library Science / Information Science / Documentation Science or an equivalent professional degree with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and a consistently good academic record with knowledge of computerization of library.
ii. Qualifying in the national level test conducted for the purpose by the UGC or any other agency approved by the UGC
v. Desirable: M.Phil. / Ph.D. degree in Library Science / Information Science / Documentation / Archives and Manuscript keeping / Computerization of library.

Desirous candidates may apply on plain paper enclosing their bio-data, copies of certificates of experience and qualifications with contact number; addressed to The Registrar, BLDE University, Smt. Bangaramma Sajjan Campus, Sholapur Road, Bijapur - 586101, Karnataka. The application should reach on or before 5.00pm, 05-09-2014. Short listed candidates will be called for interview for which they are required to appear on their own cost. Note: The appointments are made strictly based on merit and experience.


Vacancies at JKSSB

Government of Jammu and Kashmir

 Service Selection Board (JKSSB)

 The Board invited applications for the following posts . Eligible Permanent residents of J&K State can apply online from 18-08-2014 to 18-09-2014.

Item No.     Name of the Department           Name of the post             Cadre          Open
005                Law Department                                Librarian                        State              01
006                Law Department                         Library Assistant                  State              01
Prescribed Qualification for Librarian:
Graduation with M-Lib having three years experience.
Prescribed Qualification for Library Assistant:
Graduation with B-Lib having two years experience.
(a) Date of Commencement for submission of online application forms = 18.08.2014
(b) Last Date for submission of online application forms = 18.09.2014
For more details please visit:

Friday, 15 August 2014

Seminar at KAU, Thrissur

Two day National Seminar on 
Technology Management in Libraries 
 during 29-30 August 2014  
at Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur.
organized by
The Academic Library Association ( ALA ) and Kerala Library Association (KLA) are collaborating to  the seminar.
register before 20thAugust 2014 and participate.
There is no Registration Fee.
Working Lunch and Subsidized accommodation will be provided.
For Further details contact:-
  1. Dr. A.T. Francis, Head, Library & Organizing Secretary; Phone(o): 0487-2438311-15; (m) 9496839409; e-mail:
  2. Smt. V.S. Swapna, Jt. Organizing Secretary, College of Horticulture ; Phone(o): 0487-2438513; (m) 9446434149; e-mail:
  3. Websites:-;;

Wednesday, 13 August 2014

Seminar at New Delhi

In collaboration with
United Nations Information Centre
 Invites you to
Participate & Deliver Talks in
One -Day Seminar
Managing E-Resources
Changes, Challenges, Issues and Strategies in Reachin
Saturday, 11 October 2014
                                                      Conference Venue:
UN Conference Hall, 55 Lodi Estate
New Delhi-110 003

Seminar Co-ordinator-ASIALA-2014
Deputy Librarian, Central Library
Indian Institute of Technology  Delhi
Hauz Khas, New Delhi - 110 016 India
Mobile: 9560078667

LDP at Pune

MIT School of Management
Saraswati Vishwa A Wing, S. No. 124
Paud Road, Kothrud
Pune-411 038
Email :
Phone. No. 020-30273597, 9850489281

One Day National Level Librarian’s Development Programme (LDP)
Best Practices in
 Academic Libraries

Date : 14th Oct 2014

Venue: -Auditorium 506, 5th Floor
MIT School Of Management
Saraswati Vishwa A Wing, S. No. 124
Paud Road, Kothrud
Pune-411 038

Tuesday, 12 August 2014

short-term course at NISCAIR

Short -Term Course in Library Automation and Networking

organized by 

  National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources (NISCAIR)

  The objective of the course is to make participants understand the application of IT in libraries, current trends in library automation, library automation software packages, barcode technology, radio-frequency identification, digital libraries, database creation and resource sharing as well as networking.

Eligibility: R&D personnel, science communicators, library and information science staff/students, middle and senior level managers.

 Fee: Rs 5,200 with accommodation.
Duration: September 15 -19. Number of seats: First-cum-first-serve-basis.

 How to apply: Send in the filled-in application form to the institute.
 Last date of admission: A week before the start date |