Wednesday, 30 November 2016

Vacancies at NCERT

F. No.5-1/2015 /Advt.167/R-I


Advertisement No. 167/2016

NCERT Invites online applications for filling up Librarian and Assistant Librarian Posts  under direct recruitment through interview for its constituent units all over India.

 For more details: announcements/vacancies/pdf_ files/167advt_2016.pdf

National Conference at IISER, Pune

National Conference on Library Innovations for Excellence (LIFE-2017)

 during February 16-17, 2017 at IISER Pune

The primary objective of the conference is to understand how libraries are translating ideas into innovative services of excellence to create value for users and to the continuing success of libraries. It will provide an opportunity to library and information science professionals to share their experiences, ideas, research and knowledge for mutual benefit.

*Target Audience*
- Library and Information Science Professionals
- Knowledge Management Professionals
- Students of Library and Information Science
- Publishers and Content Providers

Day 1: Registration, Inaugural Session, Keynote Address, Invited Lectures
by Eminent Professionals, 3 Theme Sessions of paper presentations with
Pecha-Kucha format (20 Slides – 20 Seconds per slide) and Poster

Day 2: Invited Lectures by Eminent Professionals, Two Theme Sessions of
paper presentations with Pecha-Kucha format (20 Slides – 20 Seconds Per
Slide), Poster Presentations, Workshop Session on Innovative Practices
followed by Valedictory Session.

Please find conference brochure on the below given link: library/life2017/BROCHURE- FINAL.pdf

For paper and poster submission guidelines and other details, please visit
conference website: library/life2017/


Wednesday, 23 November 2016

Advanced Training Programme on Shodhganga

Advanced Training Programme on


14 – 16 December, 2016

Information and Library Network Centre
(An Autonomous Inter-University Centre of UGC)
Infocity, Gandhinagar - 382007, Gujarat, INDIA

 for more details


Tuesday, 22 November 2016

UGC NET July 2016 Result

CBSE - UGC NET EXAMINATION - July 2016 - Result  Announced

CBSE - UGC NET EXAMINATION - July 2016 - Result   Announced on 21st Nov 2016.

Link :

Friday, 18 November 2016



*on the theme*

*“LIS Research: Issues and Challenges*”

*19-20 December 2016*

Jointly Organized by

*Indian Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science (IATLIS)*



(School for Information Science & Technology)

*Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University, Lucknow*

(A Central University)

At the

SES Conference Hall,

Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University

(A Central University)

Vidya Vihar, Rae Bareli Road, Lucknow-226025

(U.P.) India


Sub-themes include, but are not limited to:

- Library and Information Science Research – Lingering and Contemporary
- Qualitative and Quantitative Methods of Research
- LIS Research Literature
- Partnerships and Collaborations in LIS research
- Trends in leading edge of LIS Research
- Data Forgery, Plagiarism and Research Ethics
- Impact of LIS Research/Agenda for LIS Research
- Media and Information Literacy


The organizing committee invites articles and scholarly papers on the theme
of the conference. Papers will be reviewed to check quality and relevance
to the main topic of the conference. The papers should include abstract,
introduction, objectives, methodology, findings and references. Full Paper
(not more than 2000 words) carrying an abstract, keywords, title, name(s),
affiliation(s), email address(es), and references should be submitted
latest by 10 December 2016 to the General Secretary, IATLIS, C/o,
Department of Library and Information Science, Punjabi University, Patiala
147002 (Punjab), preferably by email at

*Paper Submission Guidelines *

Authors are required to follow the guidelines given below:

· Name of the author(s), postal address, email address, phone
numbers should clearly be mentioned on a separate sheet along with the

· Paper should be typed in English on A-4 size paper using single
space with one inch margin on each side. The text should be typed in 12pt
size using Times New Roman Font, and single-spaced.

· Text should be justified on both ends and start with a title
followed by Author(s), abstract, keywords, main text, references and

· For references, kindly follow APA Style.

· At least one of the authors must pre-register for the conference.


*Indian Delegates:*

Sponsored: Rs. 3,000/-

Non-Sponsored: Rs. 2,000/-

Retired Professionals :Rs. 1,500/-

Accompanying Person ; Rs. 1,500/-

Students : Rs. 750/-

*Foreign Delegates:*

SAARC Countries : $ 100

Other Countries :$ 200

 The Demand Draft for registration fee should be in favour of IATLIS payable atPatiala, and should be sent along with the duly filled in Registration Form
latest by 10 December 2016.

All the participants are requested to send their registration form duly
filled along with the requisite fee applicable latest by 10 December 2016
to : Dr. Jagtar Singh, President, IATLIS, and Professor, Department of
Library and Information Science, Punjabi University, Patiala, 147002
(Punjab). Phone: 0175-3046152, 53.


Full papers submission deadline : 10 December 2016

Full papers notification of acceptance : 14 December 2016

Last date of Registration : 10 December 2016

Conference Dates : 19 -20 December 2016


Accommodation, if required, will be provided at additional cost. A limited
accommodation is available in the guest houses of the university. Lodging
can also be arranged in hotels on payment basis if requested. For further
details contact:

Dr. K. L Mahawar, Organizing Secretary and Professor, Department of Library
& Information Science, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University (A Central
University), Vidya Vihar, Rae Bareli Road, Lucknow-226025, U.P., India.
Email:, Mobile: 094543-60635.

Dr. M.P.Singh, Co-Organizing Secretary and Professor & Head, Department of
Library & Information Science, Babasaheb Bhimrao Ambedkar University (A
Central University), Vidya Vihar, Rae Bareli Road, Lucknow-226025, U.P.,
India. Email: Mobile: 094159-51864.

National Conference at Virudhuagar

One day National Conference on

“Emerging Trends in Library and Information Science (ETLIS2017)”

Organized by

V.H.N.Senthikumara Nadar College(Autonomous), Virudhuagarjointly with

Society for the Advancement of Library and Information Science (SALIS)

Date: 27.01.2017
Venue: V.H.N.Senthikumara Nadar College(Autonomous), Virudhuagar


Emerging Trends in Library and Information Science - new research areas – subjects

• Technology Innovation, initiatives and implementation in Libraries HW / SW / tools / design / building architecture / green initiative

• Collection Building and open Access resources

• Case studies in implementation of Open source Library Software and Digital Library software in Libraries

• Technology Enabled Library Services

Submission of Papers

Original and unpublished papers on the conference themes are invited for presentation at the conference. The full paper in word file should be sent to the e-mail attachment to Papers will be accepted only after strict review by editorial committee. The Editorial Board reserves the right of addition, deletion, alteration and rejection of the articles without any prior intimation to the author(s). A declaration by the author(s) should be given separately stating that the paper has not been presented / published elsewhere. Accepted papers will be published in the Conference Proceedings with ISBN. Selected papers may be published in the SALIS journals.

Author Guidelines

Research paper should not exceed 6 pages with an abstract not exceeding 200 words and at least 3 keywords (line space: 1.5, font size: 12, font: Times New Roman, reference: APA). Papers will not be accepted without registration fee. Papers accepted for presentation will be intimated to the first author by e-mail. Co-authors need to pay the registration fee separately.

Last date for submission of paper: 31.12.2016

Last Date for Registration : 25.01.2017

Registration Fee: Rs.300/-
For Students and full time Research Scholars: Rs.200/-
Conference Proceedings: Rs.200/-(In addition to the registration fee)

DD should be drawn in the name of 'The Principal, VHNSN College, Virudhunagar'
and to be send to the undersigned

Librarian & Organizing Secretary
V.H.N.Senthikumara Nadar College
(An Autonomous Institution Affiliated to Madurai Kamaraj University)
Virudhunagar - 626 001
Tamil Nadu, India
Mobile: +91 99651 38149

Sunday, 13 November 2016

Library Week Celebrations

Vacancies at Karnataka Public Service Commission

  Karnataka Public Service Commission

11 post of Assistant Librarians and 35 post of Library Assistants advertised by Karnataka Public Service Commission 

1. Assistant Librarian in Department of Public Library – 11 (H.K.) posts
2. Library Assistant in Department of Public Library – 35 (H.K.) posts
Last Date - 21-11-2016