Wednesday, 31 October 2018

Koha Workshop


November 2-3, Kannur-Kerala.

Organised by;


Venue:Chinmaya Institute of Technology.

Date: 2nd & 3rd November, 2018

Purpose of the Workshop

The purpose of the workshop is to familiarize the participants with the

Koha software. The workshop aims to impart hands-on experience to

participants on installation of Koha in linux platform and operation of the

Topics to be covered

> Library Automation

> Open source initiatives

Ubuntu Linux Operating System

 Koha Software

Operating platform & Methodology

Hands on practical sessions with Ubuntu Linux and latest version of Koha


25 library and information science professionals, academicians, research

scholars and

MLIS students will be admitted on “first come first serve basis”.

Venue: Chinmaya Institute of Technology, Chala, Kannur, Kerala 670 007.

Accommodation: Limited accommodation may be arranged at the Institute
Hostel and other available facilities on a payment basis.

Workshop Fee:

General Candidates: Rs.1000.00.

Library Science Students: Rs.500.00.

(Workshop fee includes Workshop Kit, Working Lunch & Refreshments).

Workshop fee should be paid in the form of a DD/ Multi City Cheque / Online

fund transfer

in favour of Chinmaya Institute of Technology, Kannur, Kerala.

Completed Workshop Registration Form along with Demand Draft/ Multi City
Cheque/ Payment Receipt should reach the Convener latest by October 27, 2018.

For online payment account details:

Chinmaya Institute of Technology

SB A/C No:1139101053537

Bank: Canara Bank South Bazar,Kannur

IFSC: CNRB0001139

Online Registration:


Mr.Prasanth M.P.

Librarian & Workshop Convener,

Chinmaya Institute of Technology.

Govindagiri, Chala, Thottada Post.

Kannur - 670 007.

+91 9747317602.

DELNET Workshop

One - day DELNET Workshop on 

Strategies for Transforming Libraries: Growing Trends and Technologies

  in collaboration with NIET, Coimbatore on Nov 20, Tuesday, 2018 

Workshop highlights

1. DELNET Discover Services
2. Open Source Software
3. DELNET's Delplus Software for Library Automation ( provided free)
4. Emerging Technologies in Knowledge Management, Academic Integrity
5. How to Stop Plagiarism in Academic Environment
6. Enhancing User's Satisfaction in Libraries.   

The Workshop will help in further promoting effective use of DELNET resources and Services by the faculty members, Researchers and Scholars

DELNET will be charging a nominal participation fee of Rs 350/ - per delegate from member institutions and Rs 450/- per delegate from non- member institutions.

If you are interested in booking a workshop  fill in this on-line Request for Booking Form.  

Wednesday, 24 October 2018

Project Associate at IIT Mandi

Indian Institute of Technology Mandi
Kamand, Mandi
Himachal Pradesh-175005
Website :
1. Project Associate : 1 post 
Essential Qualification: 
Master of Library and Information Science (M.Lib.I.Sc.) from an affiliated university/institute with at least 55% marks or equivalent, obtained after graduation.
Age Limit : 28 years as on last date of application (five years relaxed for SC, ST, OBC and Differently abled candidates).
Consolidated Pay : Rs.15,000 – 20,000 per month

The last date for submission of duly completed applications along with self-attested copy of certificates in the Institute will be 31.10.2018

Asst. Librarian at BECIL, Noida

BECIL Bhawan, C-56/A-17, Sector – 62, Noida-201307
1. Assistant Librarian : 2 posts
Education and Technical Qualification : 
i) Higher Secondary School Certificates from a recognized Board/University.
ii) Certificate course in Library Science from a recognized Institute.
Desirable :-
i) Degree from a recognized University or equivalent.
ii) Degree / Diploma in Library Science from a recognized University / Institution or equivalent.
iii) Knowledge of Hindi.
Emolument approved : Rs.24000/-
How to Apply : 
The duly filled in application form along with self-attested photocopies of educational/ experience certificates, two passport size photograph, Aadhar Card, Pan Card and nonrefundable registration fee of Rs.500/- for General / OBC candidates and Rs.250/- for SC/ST/PH by Cash / Card or demand draft drawn in favor of BROADCAST ENGINEERING CONSULTANTS INDIA LIMITED payable at New Delhi may be submitted to Assistant General Manager (HR) in BECIL’s Corporate Office at BECIL Bhawan, C-56/A17, Sector-62, Noida-201307 (U.P).
Last date for submission of application forms is 05/11/2018
For Detailed Advertisement :

Associate Professor at University of Norh Bengal

Office of the Registrar
P.O. N. B. U, Dist. Darjeeling, Pin-734013.
Website :
1. Associate Professor in Library & Information Science : 1 post (SC)
Pay Band : Rs. 37,400 – 67,000/- plus Academic Grade Pay of Rs. 9000/-
How to Apply :
Detailed information, specialization, if any, qualification and Application From will be available in the university portal (Recruitment Section). Those who are employed must apply through proper channel. Filled in Application Form, complete in all respects and signed by the candidate, along with requisite fees must be submitted to the office of the undersigned on or before 26.11.2018.
Last date : 26/11/2018
For Detailed Advertisement :

Tuesday, 23 October 2018

DSpace Workshop CUK, Kerala

 University Library, Central University of Kerala

University Library, Central University of Kerala is organizing two dayNational level Workshop on 'Design and Development of Digital Library Using DSpace' during 25-26 October 2018.

*The workshop will cover:*

•Overview of Institutional Repository and Digital Library
•Introduction to Metadata Standards
•Installation of OS (Ubuntu)
•Installation of DSpace and Configuration
•Administration & Customization
•DSpace workflows, creating collections and communities
•Backup, export and import of data
•IPR Requirements

The sessions will be handled by the experts from the institutes of national

*Target participants*
Maximum seats allotted are 30 and seats are allotted on based on first come
first serve basis. Professionals from Library and Information Science,
Library practitioners, Academicians, Research Scholars, and Students can
attend this workshop.

*Registration Fee*
The registration fee for the participation will be Rs. 2000/- and paid
through Demand Draft. The DD will be drawn infavor of, Central University
of Kerala, payable at Kasaragod. Registration fee can be paid through NEFT
Payment, Account Name: Central University of Kerala, Account No:
0711101069488, Bank Name: Canara Bank, Branch :  Periye and IFSC code :
Spot registration is also allowed based on availability of seats.
Registration fee will include Workshop kit, Tea and Lunch.  No refund of
registration fee will be allowed.

For more details and registration, kindly visit the enclosed workshop
brochure at:


Raman Research Institute, Bangalore

The Raman Research Institute, Bangalore is looking for a "Library Trainee". Candidates interested in acquiring hands on exposure to new paradigms in the profession may apply. The position is temporary for a period of six months and likely to be extended up to 2 years after performance review.

Selection criteria:
Essential: The candidate must have an MLISc degree with excellent academic record. 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.

Stipend: Rs 20,000 per month in the first year
Rs 21,000 per month in the second year

Upper age limit is 30 years

Last date for receiving the application is 17 th November 2018.

Those interested may send their resume to [ | ]

For additional information, please see the website

[ | ] 

DELNET Workshop

DELNET One Day Workshop - 20th Nov 2018

Developing Library Network, New Delhi organizing National Workshop on entitled ' Strategies for Transforming Libraries : Growing Trends & Technologies' Which will highlight DELNET Discovery Services, Open source Software, DELNET's Delplus Software for Library automation ( provided Free) at Nehru Institute of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore on 20th Nov 2018. We invite for Other Librarian and technical people to attend the workshop. Limited seat available: Register with full payment to secure your seat. These workshops will familiarize the participants in the current library and information tools and technologies. DELNET Member Institutions is Rs 350/- for Non - Member is Rs 450/-Demand Draft in favour of DELNET payable at New Delhi.

Wednesday, 17 October 2018

International Conference

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: 

DELNET Workshop

DELNET One Day Workshop - 20th Nov 2018
Developing Library Network, New Delhi sponsored National Workshop on entitled ' Strategies for Transforming Libraries : Growing Trends & Technologies' Which will highlight DELNET Discovery Services, Open source Software, DELNET's Delplus Software for Library automation ( provided Free) at Nehru Institute of Engineering and Technology, Coimbatore on 20th Nov 2018. We invite for Other Librarian and technical people to attend the workshop. Limited seat available: Register with full payment to secure your seat. These workshops will familiarize the participants in the current library and information tools and technologies. DELNET Member Institutions is Rs 350/- for Non - Member is Rs 450/-Demand Draft in favour of DELNET payable at New Delhi. 


Monday, 8 October 2018

National Conference


LIS Education, Research and Training (LISERT): Capacity Building and the Sustainable Development Goals

03-04 December 2018

Jointly organized by

The Indian Association of Teachers of Library and Information Science (IATLIS), and The Department of Library and Information Science, Central University of Haryana, Mahendergarh


Central University of Haryana, Mahendergarh (Haryana)


Abstract submission                                      : 10 October 2018
Notification of acceptance                               :  17 October 2018
Full paper submission                                     : 10 November 2018
Registration form submission                         :   27 November 2018
Conference Dates                                         : 03-04December 2018

For more details:



 One -day National Seminar on Scientific Publication and Evaluation:  Writing Research Papers, Citation           Analysis, Book Publishing, Plagiarism & Copyright          
[NSSPC 2018]
13, October 2018
 Organized by

Department of Library


Jointly with 

                         Society for the Advancement of Library and Information Science 

Registration Details

Registration Fee: Rs.300/-

Research scholars is Rs.200/-

Fee includes seminar kit, course materials, working lunch and refreshments.

The registration fee should be paid through DD in favour of the “The Principal, SSBSTAS, College”, payable at Mailam and sent to the Organizing Secretary..

Ø  Faculty and Scholars can also send a combined DD with their list of details.

Transport Details:
Train 56037/Chennai Egmore-Puducherry Fast Passanger
Chennai Egmore  Puducherry  To Mailam -Train No 56037 Time-Egmore 6.30AM,Mambalam-6.40 Guindy-6.45,Tambaram-7.05,Guduvanchery-7.15,Potheri-7.20,Maraimalai Nagar-7.25,Singaperumal Kovil,7.40,Chengalpat-7.50,Madurantakam 8.10,Melmaruvathur 8.20  Arrival Mailam-9.00am


Tindivanam Indira Gandhi Bus Stand  To Puducherry Via Mailam
Puducherry Bus Stand Via Mailam To Tindivanam (From PuducherryTime 7.55am,8.10am, 8.30am,8.40am)
Villupuram To kooteripattu To Mailam

Address for Correspondence:


          Organizing Secretary

SSBS Tamil Arts Science College

Mailam – & Post, 
Tindivanam Tk, Villupuram Dist - 604 304, 
Tamilnadu.Phone: 04147-241 236: 241 224
Cell: 9841728410, 9842451946, 9791448936

Friday, 5 October 2018

Workshop on Koha

One day main workshop 


Koha and Library Automation 

12 October 2018

Conducted by 

National Virtual Library of India (NVLI), 

funded by the 

Ministry of Culture, Government of India 

 In Association with IIT Bombay 


Institute of Science & Technology 
Gangavaram(V), Kovur(Md), 
SPSR Nellore Dt - 524137

Course content

Following topics will be covered in this workshop:

·         Overview of Koha

·         Installation of Koha

·         Create a Library

·         Create a Super librarian

·         Add an Item type

·         Create MARC Framework

·         Set Currency

·         Add Budget & Fund allocation

·         How to place an order for a Book

·         Cataloging

·         Circulation

·         Catalogue Serial subscriptions

·         Add subscription in Serials

·         Receive Serials

·         Close a Budget

·         Global system preferences

·         OPAC

·         Access to self-Library account in OPAC

Remote Center Details:
Remote Center ID : 1294
Remote Center Name:
 Institute of Science & Technology, Nellore

Remote Center Coordinator Details:
Dr. Ch. Veeranjaneyulu, Librarian
Ph: 9441140401

Registration URL:

Thursday, 4 October 2018

Asst. Librarian at TISS

Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS)
V.N. Purav Marg, Deonar, Mumbai 400 088
Website :
Name of the post : Assistant Librarian
No. of vacancy : One
Salary : Rs.30,000 -35,000 /- per month
Educational Qualification:
 Master’s Degree in Library Science / Information Science / Documentation Science or an equivalent professional degree with CGPA of 6.5 in 10-point scale or at least 60% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and consistently good academic record with superior knowledge of computerized library service.
 Desirable: PG Diploma in Library Automation and Networking (PGDLAN), PGDCA, PGDLIM or equivalent. Proficiency in using ICT tools like content management systems, automation, digital library, plagiarism detection and e Resource Management tools.
 Age not exceeding 45 years (Includes admissible age relaxation of 10 years for PWD Category). Additional age relaxation of 5 years for SC/ST Candidates (PWD) and additional age relaxation of 3 years for OBC Candidates (PWD) will be considered as per the Government of India norms.
At least five years of experience in the library of a Technical / Scientific Institute or University, Educational Institute of National Importance, or any other large Technical / Scientific library. Evidence of innovative library service and organization of published work.
Last date of Receipt of Application: 7th October 2018 (online application only).
Interview: The eligible candidates will be communicated by an e-mail and mobile phone to appear for
the interview to be conducted at Mumbai between the third week of October 2018.
For Detailed Advertisement : Click Here

Asst. Librarian at IIT Roorkee

Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee
Website :
Name of the post : Assistant Librarian
No. of vacancy : 01
Last date : 01/10/2018
For Detailed Advertisement : Click Here

Vacancy at IISER Mohali

IISER Mohali

Indian Institute of Science Education and Research (IISER), Mohali Library is seeking a “Library Professional” through Outsourcing Company with the following qualifications.
Essential Qualification & Experience:
Any Graduation and Masters or equalent qualifications in Library Science or
Graduation and Bachelors in Library Science with atleast one year relevant experience in library after Graduation in Libary Science
Candidate should have sound working knowledge in computers and working experience in fully automated library preferbly in “Koha” and “Dspace”. Good communication skills in writing and speaking of English is desired.
If candidate is having Graduation in Computer Science preference will be given and also exempted from one year expereience.
Candidate should work on shift mode and willing to work in night shift is essential. (IISER Mohali Library Opens 24 Hours)
Remenuration: An amount approx. Rs.15,000/- (including EPF and ESI) per month.
Terms &Conditions: Mere fulfillment of Educational Qualifications will not entitle a candidate for being called for interview/test. The applications will be shortlisted based on the academic records/educational qualifications/experience in relevant area to the actual job requirements by Library.
How to apply: Submit latest Applications Form/CV by e-mail on or before 05th October 2018 (Friday) to the e-mail id
Applicant should clearly mention the subject line as “Application for the post of Library Professional”.
Shortlisted candidates will be informed by Company about the date and time of interview/test . No TA/DA shall be paid for attending the interview/test. The Company reserves the right to accept or reject in part or in full any or all the responses without assigning any reason whatsoever.

Trainee at IISER Pune

 Indian Institute of Science Education and Research

Number of Vacancy: 1 Posts
Educational Qualification: Master in Library and Information Science or equivalent with first Class or equivalent grade (6.5 in 10 point scale or 60%) Preference will be given to candidates who are graduate in science.
Pay Scale:  INR 20000/- per month
Age Limit: Not more than 26 years.
For more details

Vacancies at BMTU

Applications are invited for following administrative posts of Birsa Munda Tribal University, Rajpipla, Dist.Narmada. Detailed information is available on website: ( and (
1. Technical Assistant (Library)/Assistant Librarian : 2 post
Pay Scale : 9300-34800 GP-4400
Fix Pay Five years : Rs.38090/-
Qualification : 
(1) A degree of any of the universities or Institution established or incorporated by or under the Central or State Act in India.
(2) A Master degree in Library and Information Science or Documentation Science with at least 55% marks or an equivalent grade of B in the UGC seven point scale
(3) Possess a consistently good academic record with knowledge of computerization of a Library.
(4) Possess the basic knowledge of computer application as prescribed in the Gujarat Civil Services Classification and Recruitment (General) Rules, 1967.
(5) possess adequate knowledge of Gujarati or Hindi or both.
(6) Have cleared the National Eligibility Test (NET) conducted by the UGC, CSIR or similar test accredited by the UGC like SLET/SET.
Age : Not be less than 18 years and not be more than 39 years
Last date : 21/10/2018
For Detailed Advertisement : Click Here

Vacancies at NIRD Hyderabad

Name of the Position : Cataloguer/Counter Clerk (02 nos.)
Duration : One year
Remuneration : Rs.20,000/- per month
Age : No bar
Essential: M.Lisc.
*Possess working knowledge of library automation software and digital library software;
*Well versed with Classification system-DDC23; and
*Knowledge of AACR2R, RDA, Dublin Core metadata, MARC21 and SLSH &LCSH, Thesaurus.