Monday, 31 October 2016

National Conference at Karnataka State Women's University

Saturday, 29 October 2016

Happy Diwali

Internship Programme at IIT, Bhubaneswar

 IIT, Bhubaneswar

Internship Programme for Winter

  The student registered for a degree in a government funded technical institution and the students referred by various academies, desirous to carry out Internship or to avail laboratory/other academic facilities/short-term training at IIT Bhubaneswar in the fields related to the School of Basic Sciences, Earth, Ocean & Climate Sciences, Electrical Sciences, Infrastructure, Mechanical Sciences, Humanities, Social Sciences and Management and Minerals, Metallurgical and Materials Engineering may apply for the Internship Programme.
Opening date for online application : 29th September 2016
Last date for submission of online application : 31st October 2016 12:00 Midnight
Click here for New Registration       Click here to Login
  • Tenure: Not below three weeks and not exceeding four weeks during Winter Vacations of IIT Bhubaneswar (Winter Vacation of the institute 01.12.2016 to 01.01.2017).
  • Attachments: Application should include : -
    • Photograph: Recent Passport size photograph must be in JPG format with dimension of 200×260 px and size of less than 100kb.
    • Signature: Must be in JPG format with dimension of 300×60 px and size of less than 100kb.
    • Transcript: Must be in PDF format (size of less than 200kb).
    • Resume: Must be in PDF format (size of less than 200kb).
    • Bonafide Certificate: Must be in Prescribed format in PDF (size of less than 200kb).
      Please click here to download the prescibed format of Bonafide Certificate.
    • Identity Card: Must be in PDF format (size of less than 200kb).
    • Mark/Grade sheets, certificates and documents starting from Matriculation onwards: Must be in PDF format with each size of less than 200kb.
    • Any other relevant documents & certificates related to educational and professional experience: Must be in PDF format (each size of less than 200kb).
  • Other Information:
    • After selection, a hard copy of the application form along with the requisite documents signed by the student should be submitted at the time of joining the internship in the respective Schools of the Institute.
    • The students selected for internship may be provided hostel accommodation, if available, on payment of appropriate fees. The application for accommodation (only after being selected for internship) should reach the Dean of Student Affairs through the faculty supervisor and the HOS for permission. The costs towards food and access to other amenities have to be paid by the student.
    • On completion of the internship, the student has to submit a report of the work and a "Training Completion Certificate" will be issued to the student. No grades will be awarded by IIT Bhubaneswar for the work carried out under this ambit

Thursday, 27 October 2016

National Seminar

One Day National Seminar on 
Citation Databases, Citation Analysis and Impact Factor
5th November 2016

organized by 

Department of Library 
Shree Venkateshwara Hi-Tech Engineering College
 in association with SALIS 

Registration Fee

Faculty Members Rs.300 / Research Scholars Rs.250 /  Students Rs.200 Last Date for Registration 3rd November 2016

more details: 
V.Ashok Kumar
Organizing Secretary and Librarian
Shree Venkateshwara Hi-Tech Engineering College
Erode – Gobi Main Road, Othakuthirai, K. Mettupalayam (PO)
Gobichettipalayam, Erode – 638 455, Tamil Nadu, India.
Phone: 04285 – 266188, Mobile: 9524575691

Friday, 21 October 2016

National Workshop on OSS at Alagappa University

ICSSR sponsored Two Day National Workshop on

 Digitization of Information Sources in Libraries (DIS) using Open source Software (OSS) 

in Academic Institutions



15-12-2012 and 16-12-2016


 Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Tamilnadu.

 further any details please contact to,
Librarian &
Workshop Co-ordinator (DILOSSAI-2016)
University Central Library
Alagappa University
Karaikudi-630 003
Tamilnadu, India
Mobile: 09843456032

Wednesday, 19 October 2016



The government of Andhra Pradesh has released the Andhra Pradesh State Eligibility Test 2016 (APSET) results.

 Click here for the  result:

Monday, 17 October 2016

Vacancy at Election Commission of India

The Secretariat of the Election Commission of India

Name of the Post- Documentation Officer
Number of Vacancies- 01 (UR)
Type of Posting- Deputation
Employer-The Secretariat of the Election Commission of India (Govt. of India)
Location- Nirvachan Sadan, Ashoka Road, New Delhi-110001
Pay scale- Pay Band-3, Rs. 15600-39100/-with corresponding Grade Pay of Rs. 5,400/-

(Officers holding analogous posts in Government of India/State Governments and PSUswith 03 (three) years of regular service and who are below 56 years of age as on closing datei.e. 27.11.2016 and possessing qualifications/experience laid down as under are eligible toapply for the post)

Law Graduate/Post Graduate in Political Science/International Law/PublicAdministration/Graduate in Library Science.Experience(i) Extensive experience in documentation work for at least 3 years;(ii) Good theoretical grasp of the issue involved in designing and operationalization ofdocumentation system;(iii) Good communication and presentation skills, analytical and interpersonal abilities,written communication skills in English and Hindi;(iv) Computer proficiency with high level of familiarity with data base managementprogramme and commonly used package like MS Word, Excel and Power Point etc.(v) Publication of national level documents/Research paper/Articles.

Last Date- 27/11/2016

More Details-

Vacancy at National Library, Kolkata

National Library, Kolkata

Name of the Post- Library and Information Officer (Science and Technology)
Number of Vacancies- 01
Job Type- Transfer on Deputation on sort term contract basis
Employer- National Library, Kolkata ,
Location- Kolkata
Pay scale- RS. 15 600 - 39100 + GP RS.6000/-
(corresponding to 7th CPC revised pay of (Rs.67 700-208700/-, Level- 11)
Age- not exceeding 56 years
Qualification & Experience-
i) Master's degree in Science /Degree in Engineering/ Technology
ii) Master's degree in Library and Information Science from a recognized university or equivalent
iii) 5 years working experience in a recognized scientific/ technical library 
How to Apply: The completely filled applications can be sent through the proper channel to ‘The Director General, National Library, Belbhedere, Kolkata-27 
Last Date- The last date of submission of applications will be 60 days to be counted from the next date to the advertisement of the Vacancy Circular in the Employment News. (around 26/10/2016) 

UGC NET January 2017

 UGC NET January  2017

Important Dates

Online Application Form Submission 17th Oct 2016
Last date for Applying Online 16th Nov 2016
Last date of submission of Fee through online generated Bank Challan, at any branch of (SYNDICATE/CANARA/ICICI/HDFC BANK) 17th Nov 2016
Correction in Particulars of application form on the website 22nd to 29th Nov, 2016
Uploading of Admit Card21st Dec 2016     
Date of Examination22nd Jan 2017  

for more details:

Friday, 14 October 2016

Dr. Kalam Birthday

Tranees at Central University of Kerala

 Central University of Kerala

6 Library Trainees required at Central University of Kerala (UR-4,OBC-1,ST-1)

Date: 14.10.2016 Walk in skill test

For details log on

Vacancies at Karnal

 Kalpana Chawla Govt. Medical College, Karnal (Haryana)

Name of the Post & Number of Vacancies-

i) Library Assistant -01 Gen

ii) Documentlist -01 Gen

iii) Catalougar -01 Gen

Employer- Kalpana Chawla Govt. Medical College, Karnal

Location- Model Town, Karnal, Haryana

i) Library Assistant

Pay scale- 5200-20200+ 1900
Qualification & Experience-
(i) Graduation from a recognized University.
(ii) Bachelor Degree in Library Science (B.Lib.) from a recognized Institute/University.
(iii) Three years experience in a Library of Govt. Institution/University/ Govt. Aided Institution.
(iv) Knowledge of basic computer applications, such as MS Word, MS Office, Excel, Internet etc. A proficiency test will be held to assess the same.
(v) Knowledge of Hindi/Sanskrit upto Matric.

ii) Documentlist

Pay scale- 5200-20200+ 1900
Qualification & Experience-
(i) Graduate from a recognized University or B.Lib Degree in Library Science from a recognized University, having 2 years experience in a library.Desirable:Knowledge of basic computer applications, such as MS Word, MS Office, Excel, Internet etc. A proficiency test will be held to assess the same.

iii) Catalougar

Pay scale- 5200-20200+ 1900
Qualification & Experience-
(i) Graduate from recognized university or B.Lib. Degree in Library Science from a recognized university having two years experience in a library. Desirable: Knowledge of basic computer applications, such as MS Word, MS Office, Excel, Internet etc. A proficiency test will be held to assess the same.

Apply Online on

Last Date- (Online Application) - 25/10/2016

More Details-

or visit

Trainees at NIV

 National Institute of Virology, Pune

National Institute of Virology, Pune has advertised two vacancies for the post of Graduate Apprentices for a duration of one year. Interested candidate may attend the interview on 27-10-2016.  The details of the advertisement and form is attached as a pdf file.
For further details / updates please visit our website

UGC NET January 2017

On behalf of UGC, the Central Board of Secondary Education announces holding of the National Eligibility Test (NET) on 22nd January 2017 for determining the eligibility of Indian nationals for the Eligibility for Assistant Professor only or Junior Research Fellowship & Eligibility for Assistant Professor Both in Indian Universities and Colleges. CBSE will conduct NET in 84 subjects at 90 selected NET Examination Cities spread across the country.

Important Dates-
Online Application Form Submission:17th Oct 2016

Last date for Applying Online:16th Nov 2016

Last date of submission of Fee through online generated Bank Challan, at any branch of (SYNDICATE/CANARA/ICICI/HDFC BANK):17th Nov 2016

Correction in Particulars of application form on the website:22nd to 29th Nov, 2016

Uploading of Admit Card 21st Dec 2016
Date of Examination: 22nd Jan 2017

Examination Schedule: National Eligibility Test (NET):22nd January, 2017 (SUNDAY)

Online applications are available from 17 October to 16 November 2016 on



19th National Convention on Knowledge,
Library and Information Networking

Jointly Organised by

DELNET, New Delhi


Tezpur University, Tezpur, Assam

October 26-28, 2016
Inauguration by : Hon'ble Shri M. Hamid Ansari, Vice President, India

Conference Theme : Smart Libraries & Inspired Librarians :
Managing New Technologies, Digital Content & Services.
NACLIN 2016 brochure can be downloaded from

National Seminar at Thrissur

National Seminar on Academic inclusion of Librarians in Digital Era
 4-5 November 2016 (3rd Call for Papers)
Kerala Agricultural University, Thrissur is organizing a National Seminar on Academic Inclusion of Librarians in Digital Era during 4-5 November 2016, Friday & Saturday. The seminar is organised jointly by KAU’s College of Horticulture (CoH), and University Central Library (KAUCL) in collaboration with the Academic Library Association (ALA) and Kerala Library Association (KLA). Library Professionals, Library Education Teachers, Library Scientists and students in Library and Information Science can participate.
Registration: Registration to the Seminar is free. Expenses towards travel and accommodation should be borne by the participants.
Free Accommodation: Maximum 2 days free shared accommodation will be provided to out of Kerala participants, subject to the availability on first come first serve basis.
Submission of Papers: Original and unpublished papers are invited on the conference themes.  Papers will be accepted only after strict peer review by the editorial committee.
Conference Themes:-
1.      Academic, Research and Extension roles of Librarians; 2.      Academic Inclusion of Librarians; 3.      Academic Status and Career Development of Librarians
4.      Library Services and Quality in Education, Research and Publishing; 5.      Libraries and Academic Impact; 6.      Motivation and Morale of Librarians; 7.      Library Management in Digital Era; 8.      Personnel Management in Libraries; 9.      Change Management in Libraries; 10.  Hardware and Software Management
11.  Library Automation Softwares; 12.  Open Source Software for Libraries; 13.  Library Networking, Resource Sharing and Library Consortia; 14.  Network Security and Data Security; 15.  Use of Social Networking Sites in Libraries; 16.  Application of Web/Web 3.0; 17.  Digitization and Preservation of Knowledge Resources
18.  Library Portals/Websites; 19.  Digital Libraries and Institutional Repositories; 20.  Information Literacy, Library Education, User Orientation; 21.  Re-engineering Library and Information Systems; 22.  Re-structuring Library Services and LIS Education in Digital Era; 23.  Other topics related to effective Library & Information Science
Author Guidelines: Full paper in word file with an abstract not exceeding 200 words and 3-5 keywords should be submitted as an e-mail attachment to
Important Dates:-
Submission of Abstracts: 10th October 2016;        Intimation of Acceptance            : 25th October 2016
Submission of Full Paper: 31st October 2016;     Last date of Registration              : 31st October 2016
Seminar Dates: 04-05 November 2016 (Friday & Saturday)
For Further details contact:-
  1. Dr. A.T. Francis, Organizing Secretary; Phone(o): 0487-2438551; (m) 9496839409; e-mail:
  2. Dr. V.S. Swapna, College of Horticulture; Phone(o): 0487-2438313; (m) 9446434149; e-mail:
  3. Smt. N.B. Nisha, KAU Central Library; Phone(o): 0487-2438553; (m) 9495037603; e-mail:
  4. Websites:-;;

Tuesday, 4 October 2016

Workshop on Koha at Mumbai

Durgadevi Saraf Institute of Management Studies (DSIMS), Mumbai, in association with Indira Gandhi
Institute of Development Research (IGIDR), Mumbai, is organizing two days 'Workshop on Koha: An Open Source Software for Library Solutions' between November 11-12, 2016 at DSIMS, Mumbai.

Resource persons for the workshop are drawn from academic, research institutions and Koha support provider.  For more details about the workshop, you may please refer to workshop website at :

We cordially invite you and your colleagues to please register for the
workshop at the earliest, on or before Oct 20, 2016.

National Workshop at MPCE, Velneshwar