Sunday, 29 May 2016

Vacancies at NIRD & PR, Hyderabad


(An Organisation of the Ministry of Rural Development, Govt. of India)

Rajendranagar, Hyderabad

NIRD&PR is country‟s apex organization for undertaking training and research in various aspects of rural development. NIRD&PR invites applications in prescribed format for filling up the following posts on Deputation/ Direct Recruitment basis , as the case may be:

1)Assistant Librarian at NIRDPR Headquarters and NERC, Guwahati ( 1 post each)

2)Library and Information Assistant at NIRDPR, Hyderabad (1 post

Last Date: 27-06-2016
for more details:

Thursday, 26 May 2016

Trainee at Spices Board, Cochin


(Ministry of Commerce & Industry, Govt.of India)

Sugandha Bhavan, N.H. By Pass, P.B. No.2277,

Palarivattom. P.O., COCHIN – 682025

No. of Trainees required : One
Location in which required : Spices Board, HO Kochi
Educational Qualification: PG Degree with BLISc or MLISc
Age : Not more than 30 years on 01.04.2016
Stipend : Rs.12,000/- per month
Tenure : Two years from the date of joining
Leave eligibility : One day per month
Date & time of interview : 06.06.2016 09:30 AM
Venue of interview : Spices Board, Sugandha Bhavan,
N H By pass, Cochin-682025.

for more details:

Chief Library Officer at IIT, Mumbai

 IIT Mumbai

Applications are invited for the post of Chief Library Officer (Scale-A).

Pay Band: 156000-39100(PB-3)

Grade Pay: 7600

Total Emoluments (excluding HRA): 71613 per month initial pay of 219000 in PB-3

Last date of receipt of application: 29.05.2016

Library Trainees at IPR

Institute of Plasma Research

The Institute invited applications for Library Trainees.

No of Vacancies: 4

Last Date: 03-06-2016

for more details:

Library Asst. at RRI, Bengaluru


Bengaluru 560080

The Raman Research Institute is a premier autonomous institute engaged in research in basic sciences. It is funded by the Government of India. The Raman Research Institute, Bengaluru is looking for a "Library Assistant (Temporary)". Candidates interested in acquiring hands on exposure to new paradigms in the profession may apply. The position is temporary for a period of 6 months and likely to be extended up to 2 years after performance review. The detailed  advertisement can be viewed at our website
The last date for receipt of applications is 23.06.2016

Essential: The candidate must have an MLISc degree with excellent academic record with minimum of 70% in both Bachelors and Masters degree . He/she must demonstrate good English communication skills.
Desirable: Candidates with working knowledge and experience in the usage of computers, and with
experience in library and information services will be preferred. Remuneration: Rs 15,000 per month plus HRA Apply within 30 days of the date of this advertisement.

Those interested may send their resume to

Tuesday, 24 May 2016

SALIS 2016 Last Date Extended

SALIS 2016 National Conference 


‘Creativity, Innovation and Transformation in Libraries’


 KSRCT, Tiruchnegode


 8th & 9th July, 2016.


For more details please visit the following websites:

Saturday, 21 May 2016

Deputy Librarian at Nagaland University

Nagaland University

The University invited applications for the post of Deputy Librarian.

Deputy Librarian 
No of Post- 1 UR
Pay Scale-Rs 15600-39100 AGP 8000/-
Age- 45 Years ( 5 Years relatable for in service candidate of NU )
Last date to receive the application: 10.06.2016
for more details:

Apprentices at ISRO Propulsion Complex

ISRO Propulsion Complex

ISRO Propulsion Complex (IPRC) located at Mahendragiri, Tirunelveli District, Tamil Nadu, is the lead Centre in the area of Liquid Propulsion for ISRO’s Launch Vehicle and Spacecraft Programmes.

IPRC is inviting applications for graduate apprentices in Library and Information Science.

 No. of Posts: 3
Qualifications: Bachelor’s Degree + Degree in Library Science/ Library & Information Science with First Class.

Applications will be registered through on-line only. The applicants may visit for detailed information and applying. The portal will be open for applying from 18.05.2016 10.00 Hrs. onwards to 01.06.2016 till 14.00 Hrs. The confirmation copy generated after registering the on-line application, duly affixing a passport size photograph may be sent along with the self-attested copies of Mark Lists and Certificates to The Administrative Officer (Recruitment), ISRO Propulsion Complex (IPRC), Mahendragiri P.O., Tirunelveli – 627 133 by ORDINARY POST (no speed-post or registered post shall be sent) so as to reach on or before 10.06.2016 failing which the application registered on-line will not be considered.

For more Details:

Friday, 20 May 2016

Seminar on Plagiarism

 Seminar on Plagiarism
Kerala Library Association, Kottayam Region in association with School of Tourism Studies, Mahatma Gandhi University going to organise seminar on How to avoid plagiarism on 30 May 2016.

The seminar is designed to enhance your academic communication skills, give awareness about plagiarism and share strategies to tackle plagiarism threat.


Scientific writing without similarity
Prof. Sabu Thomas
School of Chemical Sciences, Mahatma Gandhi University


Writing in the Social Sciences
Prof. John Stephen Moolakkattu
Dean and HOD, Dept. of International Relations, Central University of


Strategies to avoid plagiarism
Sri. Jasimudeen S.
St. Stephens College, Uzhavoor


Plagiarism detection softwares
Sri. Jasimudeen S.
St. Stephens College, Uzhavoor

Valedictory session

Who can participate
Working Library Professionals, Faculty Members, Students and Research

Venue: School of Tourism Studies, Mahatma Gandhi University

Registration: Registration fee is Rs. 350 (includes working lunch, tea and

Online registration at

Last date of registration: 25 May 2016

More details at

Workshop on Koha

 National Workshop-cum-Training Program on Koha

Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation (Ministry of Culture), Govt. of India, Kolkata and Department of Library & Information Science, Mizoram University (Central University), Aizawl is jointly organizing a “National Workshop-cum-Training Program on Koha” which is scheduled to be held from 21st June, 2016 – 23rd June, 2016 under the North-East Region Program. The venue of the said workshop shall be the Department of Library and Information Science, Mizoram University, Aizawl.
Library and Information Science professionals (especially for faculties, librarians and other library professionals) working in any type of organisation or library in the North-East Region can participate in this workshop-cum-training program. Participant should be conversant with computer operations and also will get preference over others. Preference will be given to those who have their own personal laptop (with minimum 1 Gb RAM & 40 Gb Hard Disk). The number of participants shall be restricted to 30 only and selected participants shall be called for the workshop-cum-training program after submitting their registration form through proper channel. The preference will be given to North-East Library & Information Science professionals.
Selected participants both from North-East Region and other parts of the country shall be provided free fooding & lodging; to & fro second class train/sumo/bus fare. Registration fee will be charged Rs. 500/-. Scanned copy/image file or word file of registration form should submit electronically at on or before 10th June, 2016. The selected participants shall be intimated after 5th June, 2016 via email and Mizoram University website also.
For more details regarding workshop and registration, please visit the Mizoram University website ( or download the attachment enclosed here.

Workshop Coordinator
Dr. Akhandanand Shukla
Assistant Professor
Department of Library & Information Science
Mizoram University (A Central University)
Tanhril, Aizawl – 796 004
Mobile: +91 97740 03221
Tele./Fax: 0389 - 2331608

National Conference at SCSVMV University

11th June 2016
Venue :
Adi Sankara Auditorium, Central Library,
SCSVMV University
Organized by
Central Library
SCSVMV University
Enathur, Kanchipuram – 631 561
In collaboration with
Tel: 044-27264482/27264301

Wednesday, 18 May 2016

Training Programme at INFLIBNET


Advanced Level Training Programme on

 Bibliometrics and Research Output Analysis

from 13th June to 17th June 2016. 


The Training programme will be conducted at Information and Library Network
Centre, An IUC of University Grants Commission, Infocity,
Gandhinagar-382007, Gujarat, India

There will be intensive hands-on Training sessions on bibexcel, Pajek, Sci2, VOS Viewer by experts in the field

The registration fee is Rs. 5,700.00 (Rupees five thousand seven hundred only) per person without  accommodation and Rs. 7,500.00 (Rupees seven thousand five hundred only) with accommodation (six days five nights).

Please visit following link for more information:


Registration form:

For participation and more information please do contact

Projetct Asst. at NCL, Pune

CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune

CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Pune requires one temporary staff (Project Assistants I) for its KRC/library.Those who are interested may send their CV by email/post at the following address : Head, KRC/Library, CSIR-National Chemical Laboratory, Dr. Homi Bhabha Road, Pune 411 008,

Name of the position: Project Assistant -I
Number of positions: 1 (One)
(advertised under KNOWGATE project)

Consolidated emoluments per month: Rs. 10000/-

Tenure - 6 months

Maximum age as on date of interview: 28 yrs

Essential qualification: Degree in Science with Degree in Library &
Information Science

Desirable: Knowledge of computer application in library & information

Job requirement: To assist the project leaser in implementation of library
automation software "Koha" and other library activities. It includes
cataloging, data migration, data validation, indexing, etc.

Posting at: Pune

Last date of sending applications : 26th May 2016

Date and time of interview: 31st May 2016 at 11.00 am

Place of interview: KRC/Library, NCL, Pune, 411008

Full Details about advertisement can be found at:

Thursday, 12 May 2016

Vacancies at Central University of Haryana


Applications are invited for the following posts:

37400-67000 10000/- 1(UR) *

Essential: (i) Master’s degree in Library Science/ Information Science/
Documentation with at least 55% of marks or its equivalent grade of 'B' in
the UGC seven point scale and consistently good academic record.

(ii) At least 13 years’ experience as a Deputy Librarian in University
Library or 18 years’ experience as a College Librarian.

(iii) Evidence of innovative Library service and organization of published
work. OR Deputy Librarian having completed three years of service in AGP of
Rs. 9000/- and otherwise eligible as per the API scoring system and PBAS
methodology developed in UGC Regulations 2010 and having with a Ph.D.
qualification shall also be eligible. Desirable: M.Phil./ Ph.D. degree in
Library Science/ Information Science/ Documentation/ Archives and
Manuscript Keeping.

Age: Preferably below 55 Years.

 15600-39100-8000/- 1 (UR) *

Essential: 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

ii. Five years’ experience as an Assistant University Librarian/College

iii. Evidence of innovative library service and organization of published
work and professional commitment, computerization of library.

Desirable: M.Phil./Ph.D. Degree in Library Science/Information Science /
Documentation /Archives and Manuscript-keeping /Computerization of Library.

Age: 50 years.

 15600-39100-6000/- 2 (UR) *

Essential: i. Master’s degree in Library Science/ Information Science/
Documentation 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. Should have qualified the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by
the UGC or any other agency approved by the UGC.

Desirable: PG Diploma in Library Automation and Networking, PGDCA, or
equivalent thereto.

Age: 45 years.

 9300- 34800-

4200/- 1 (PwDHH)*

Essential: Master’s degree in Library & Information Science from a
recognised University /Institute with two years’ experience in the relevant
field in a university/research establishment/Central/State Govt./ PSU and
other autonomous bodies’ library.

OR (i) Bachelor's degree in Library/ Library & Information Sciences from a
recognised University /Institute.

(ii) Three years’ experience in the relevant field in a university/research
establishment /Central /State Govt./ PSU and other autonomous bodies’

(iii) Knowledge of Computer applications. Desirable: PG Diploma in Library
Automation and Networking or PGDCA or equivalent.

Age: 35 Years

5200- 20200-2800/- 1 (UR)*

Essential: i. A Bachelor’s Degree in Library Science/Library & Information
Science with at least 50% Marks from a recognized University.

ii. Knowledge of Computer Application


(i) PG Diploma in Library Automation and Networking or

(ii) Two years’ experience of working in Library.

Age: 32 years

*For more details:

Journal of Information Management

(Volume 3 Issue 1), (January-June, 2016)
(Impact Factor 5.005, COSMOS Impact Factor for the year 2015)
ISSN: 2348-1765 (P); 2348-1773 (E)
(Bi-Annual Journal of Society for Promotion of Library Professionals)
Respected All Library Professionals,
            Journal of Information Management (JIM) is a bi-annual journal of Library and information science. The objective of JIM is to provide a better platform to the LIS Professionals with new dimensions.
            JIM is inviting papers for the upcoming issue of the journal. Kindly submit manuscripts of your original paper for publication in JIM. It is a peer-reviewed periodical dedicated to the broadcast and exposition of scholarly research results. JIM promotes research work among young Library Professionals/ Researchers/ students and teachers and motivates them to carry out actual research work and publish their manuscripts.
Manuscript Submission:
Research paper prepared in MS word format in single spaced; type written in English; one inch margin on all sides; 12-pt. Times New Roman font; list the authors and their affiliations and countries directly under the title. The manuscripts in all the subject areas are welcome. Moreover, submitted manuscript must not be previously accepted for publication elsewhere.
The authors are requested to follow APA pattern for references and citations. Kindly visit:


Workshop on Koha and Wordpress

Workshop on Koha and Wordpress

Central Library of College of Engineering Thalassery under CAPE is conducting 3 Day Workshop on Information Management using Koha and Wordpress during 26-28 May 2016.

Reg. Fee: Rs.2000/-for TEQIP Institutions

Rs.500/-for others

Interested Professionals can download Registration form and Brochure from our library Website . no. of seats 25.

Vacancies at University of Allahabad