Sunday, 26 November 2017

Conference at Tumkur University

National Conference on Libraries and

Transformation: Issues and Challenges on 30th December 2017.

Organized by

Department of Studies and Research in Library and Information Science

Tumkur University

Papers are invited on the main theme or any of the sub-themes of the
conference.  The last date for submission of paper is 15th DECEMBER 2017.


"Libraries and Transformation"


User-centric information services
Employment vs. Employability of LIS Graduates
Modern-day Library Management
Library Leadership
Marketing library services
Library User and Transformation
Digital Content Management
Digital Literacy
Community Relationship
Library Branding


Papers may be sent to on or before the last
The main/corresponding author will be communicated regarding the status of
the paper submitted.
All papers will go through plagiarism detection for the originality of the
Follow APA style for citation and referencing. The layout and formatting
shall be as per the accepted standards.
Papers of registered delegates only will be considered for inclusion in the


Working Professionals        Rs. 500
Research Scholars            Rs.300
Students                            Rs.200

DD should be drawn in favour of "The Finance Officer, Tumkur University,
Tumakuru" payable at Tumakuru.


Last date for submission of paper            15 December 2017
Communication of acceptance of paper    18 December 2017
Conference Date                                    30 December 2017
The Conference brochure is available at

Wednesday, 22 November 2017

Asst. Librarian at Malla Reddy Engineering College

Malla Reddy Engineering College for Women, Secunderabad

Name of the posts: Assistant librarian
Qualifications: As per AICTE norms
Job Location: Secunderabad, Telangana
Salary: As per AICTE norms
How to Apply: Interested and eligible candidates are requested to forward their updated CV, copies of certificates and a recent PP size photo to the following email address. Shortlisted candidates will be called for interview.

Email Address:

Last Date: 23rd November 2017

Vacancies at Amirta School of Engineering, Bangalore

Amirta School of Engineering Bangalore

Posts: Librarian and Assistant Librarian

Minimum Qualification: M.L.I.Sc

Desirable : M.Phil/ P.hD in Library Science/ Information Science

Apply with a detailed resume and a recent photograph within 10 days

Detailed Advertisement

HR (Admin), Amirta School of Engineering,

Kasavanahalli, Carmelaram Post,

Off Sarjapur Road, Bengaluru- 560035


Wednesday, 15 November 2017

Librarian at MIDS

The Madras Institute of Development Studies
[An interdisciplinary Social Science Research Institute within
the framework of the ICSSR and with a research focus on development studies]
  Invites applications for the post of Librarian [General Category]

Essential Qualification: A Master's Degree in Library Science/Information Science/Documentation with 15 years of experience in a reputed national level Research Institute / University in the cadre of Assistant Librarian/Deputy Librarian.
Experience: Working knowledge of integrated house-keeping software and digital library software such as GSDL or D-space, ability to network with other libraries for resource sharing activities.  Should have excellent communication skills in English, ability to independently draft notes for the meeting, minutes, letters, circulars, etc and ability to work with diverse set of users and colleagues.
Desirable: M.Phil/Ph.D in Library Science/Information Science. Specialised course in Computer Applications and Networking related to the Library. Working experience in Libraries in Social Science Institutions.
Scale of Pay: Rs.15600-39100 + GP of Rs.5400 [Based of 6th Pay Commission] with allowances as per Institute's rules.   
Note :
  1. Every applicant is required to provide the names and addresses of two referees not associated with MIDS.
  2. If previously employed, a letter of good conduct and no objection from the last place of employment to be submitted.
  3. The last date for receipt of application including names of referees will be 27th November 2017.
  4. The application should be filled in the prescribed format available in the MIDS website [] or by writing to MIDS at, along with the recent curriculum vitae should be sent to "The Director, Madras Institute of Development Studies, 79, Second Main Road, Gandhi Nagar, Adyar, Chennai 600 020" in a sealed envelope superscribing, "Application for the Post of Librarian" and a soft copy of the same should be sent through e-mail to
 For more details: Click here

Information courtesy:  Dr.K.Murugan

Monday, 13 November 2017

Vacancy at Delhi Public Library

Delhi Public Library

Applications are invited for the post of Library & Information Assistant at Delhi Public Library(DPL).
Name of the post: Library & Information Assistant
No. of post: Six (6)
Pay scale & GP: PB-2 Rs. 9300-34800+ GP Rs.4200
Nature: Deputation including short-term contract/absorption basis.
The number of vacancies can be decreased or increased at the time of selection/ appointment due to administrative reasons, if any. The applications complete in all respects should be sent to Dy. Director (Admn), Delhi Public Library, S.P. Mukherjee Marg, Delhi -110006 so as to reach within a period of 30 days from the date of publication of the advertisement.
For more details kindly visit: Delhi Public Library

Seminar at NIT, Raipur

 National Seminar on 

Role of  Libraries in promoting quality Education and Research

organized by

 Central Library of NIT, Raipur(C.G) 

8th and 9th December 2017

Registration -- FREE (No of participants-50, First come First serve basis) 

for more details: ,