Wednesday, 29 August 2018

Senior Library and Information Officer at DPL

Delhi Public Library

Delhi Public Library Vacancy for Senior Library and Information Officer
Applications are invited for 01 (One) post of SENIOR LIBRARY & INFORMATIOM OFFICER in the Pay Matrix Level-12 of Rs. 78,800-2,09,200/-by Composite Method of promotion/deputation (including Short term contract) in Delhi Public Library.
The applications complete in all respects should be sent to the Dy. Director (Admn), Delhi Public Library, Shyama Prasad Mukherjee Marg, Opp. Old Delhi Railway Station, Delhi -110006 so as to reach within a period of 30 days from the date of publication of the notification in Employment News.

Central Information Scientist at University of Kerala

Central University of Kerala, Kasaragod
Name of the Post: Information Scientist
No of Vacancy: 01
Scale: Level-10
Website Link


NIFT Kolkata Vacancy for Library Assistant

NIFT Kolkata

Advt. No. 01/2018- Estt.(NIFT Kol)     03.08.2018

NIFT, Kolkata invites applications in the prescribed format to fill up  the following posts on contract basis:-

Library Assistant
Age: 21-30 yrs.
Min.Qua.:Graduate, etc.##
No of Vacancies: 1

Complete details regarding eligibility (age, qualification, etc.), application form, Terms & Conditions, etc. are available at our website. Reservation as per Government of India norms. Corrigendum/ addendum, if any, in this regard will be published at our said website only. The last date of receipt of the applications is 24.09.2018, 05:30 pm.

Eligibility Criteria & Important Instructions
Application Form

Project Associates at IITH


The IITH Library invites applications for the post of Project Associate (Two Nos) & Project Assistant (Two Nos).

Application are invited for the post of Project Associate and Project Assistant (library) on temporary basis, to strengthen the library services at IIT Hyderabad. The candidate will join an innovative team of library who are actively engaged in providing the information services to the user community for their research activities, teaching and learning mission of the institute. Interested Candidates are requested to apply online.
A complete job description can be found at:

Applications must be submitted online using

Tuesday, 28 August 2018

Trainee at IIAP

Indian Institute of Astrophysics is inviting online applications from the Post Graduates in Library & Information Science who are highly motivated to serve as a Library Trainee.

Qualification: Post Graduate in Library & Information Science (MLISc)

Emoluments: Rs.20000/- per month (inclusive of all) in the 1st year and Rs.21000/- per month (inclusive of all) in the 2nd year.

The last to receive the application is 20th September, 2018.

For more details and registration, please visit:

International Conference at KIIT, Bhubaneswar

KIIT Deemed to be University, Bhubaneswar, Odisha is going to organize an International Conference on "Marching Beyond the Libraries: Managerial Skills and Technological Competencies" on 16th - 17th November, 2018.

Please go through conference website for more information:  


(An organ of Ranganathan Research Trust, Regd.:25953, 1995)

Cordially invites you to a Seminar on  
`Library Education and Librarianship in the Current Digital Era` 

on 29th August 2018   ( 2.00 pm to 5.30 pm )

Venue: Hall No. 7, (Lounge) on Ist Floor, Pragati Maidan, New Delhi.
Please confirm your participation to enable to make arrangements.

There is no registration fee.     

*Entry through gate Nos. 1 & 8 only. 

Dr. P.K.Jain
Institute of Economic Growth
University of Delhi Enclave
DELHI- 110007. India
Ph. 91-11-27667463
Mobile (Cell): 91 9899110787


Thursday, 23 August 2018

Wednesday, 15 August 2018

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sankgathan- Librarian Posts

Kendriya Vidyalaya Sankgathan

Librarian Posts

No of Posts: 50

 UR-24, OBC-14, SC-08, ST-04, OH-01

 Age Limit: 35 Years

Commencement of Online Registration 24-08-2018

Last Date: 13-09-2018 (23.59 hrs)

more detail:



Sunday, 12 August 2018

Thursday, 9 August 2018

Encyclopedia of LIS Editions and Volumes

Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science

  • The Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science. First edition, Vol. 1-73. 1968-2003. Edited by Allen Kent, Harold Lancour and Jay E. Daily. New York: Marcel Dekker.

  • The Encyclopedia of Library and Information Science. Second edition, Vol. 1-4. 2003. Edited by Miriam A. Drake. New York: Marcel Dekker. . (+ 1 suppl. 2005). 

  • Encyclopedia of library and information sciences. Third edition, Vol. 1-7. 2010. Edited by Marcia J. Bates and Mary Niles Maack. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. 

  • Encyclopedia of Library and Information Sciences Fourth edition, Vol. 1-7. 2017. Edited by John D. McDonald and Michael Levine-Clark. Boca Raton, FL: CRC Press. 

Monday, 6 August 2018

Vacancies at DRDO

DRDO, New Delhi.

Sr. Technical Assistant-Library Science Vacancy at DRDO, New Delhi.
No of Vacancy: 11
Salary: Rs. 50,000 (Approximate)
For more information log on to:

Trainees at Bangalore University

Bangalore University

Applications are invited from eligible candidates for one year Lirbary Apprentice Trainees for Bangalore University Libraries for the Academic year 2018-19. 
Last Date: 21-08-2018.

Vacancies at IIT Kharagpur

IIT Kharagpur

Advertisement No.: R/06/2018 Dated July 30, 2018
Sr.Library Information Asstt.
Pay Matrix Level : Level 6 of Pay Matrix `35400-112400/- and other allowances as admissible.
Essential Qualification and Experience : Bachelor’s Degree in Library Science/Library and Information
Science or equivalent of a recognised University / Institute with 3 years of professional experience in a Library or a Library under Central/State/Autonomous or Statutory Organization/PSU/University or recognized Research or Educational Institution.
Desirable : One year certificate in computer application from a recognised Institution or equivalent.
Maximum age limit: Not exceeding 30 years

 Courtesy:  Chandan kumar mandal

Friday, 3 August 2018

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National Library

List of Directors and Librarians of National Library of India

Mr. John Macfarlane
Mr. Hari Nath De
Mr. J. A. Chapman
Mr. K.M. Asadulla
Mr. B.S. Kesavan
1948-1963, 1970-1971
Mr. Y. M. Mulay
Mr. D.R. Kalia
Prof. T. K. Srinivasa Iyangar
Smt. Kalpana Dasgupta
Mr. T.A.V. Murthy
Dr. R. Ramachandran
Shri H.P. Gedam

Dr. R. K. Dasgupta
Prof. Ashin Dasgupta
Dr. D. N. Banerjee
Dr. Ramanuj Bhattacharjee
Mr. Harjit Singh
Mr. A. R. Bandyopadhyay
Dr. Shyamalkanti Chakravarti
Dr. Ramanuj Bhattacharjee
Sri K. K. Banerjee
 Prof. Sudhendu Mandal
 Dr. R. Ramachandran
 Shri K.K. Banerjee
 Prof. Swapan Chakravorty

Director General’s
Prof. Swapan Chakravorty
2010 Nov - 2013 Apr
Shri K.K. Banerjee
2013 Apr - 2013 Nov
Dr. P.Y. Rajendra Kumar
2013 Nov - 2015 May
Dr. Arun Kumar Chakraborty
2015 May - 2017 August
Shri Raghvendra Singh, I.A.S.
2017 August - 2017 September
Dr. Arun Kumar Chakraborty
2017 September -