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Saturday, November 1, 2014

IFLA Journal FREE access in November 2014

 To celebrate our social media growth and the 40th anniversary of IFLA Journal SAGE is offering FREE access to the IFLA Journal for the month of November, 2014!

Friday, October 31, 2014

Tender for supply of Identity Card Printer (Zebra Make) at Assam University Library

Assam University: Silchar 

Notice Inviting Tender 

NIT No: F.1/Lib/LC - SC/2014                 Dated: 28/10/2014 

Sealed tenders in Two bid system (Technical and Commercial) are invited from manufacturers/importers/authorised dealers for supply of I-card printer along with stationery. Detailed specifications of the items, terms and conditions etc given below which can be downloaded from university website. 

Lats Date:  01/12/2014 (2 pm) 

Click Here to see the Tender

Wednesday, October 29, 2014

Call for Papers 10th International CALIBER 2015 - March 12-14, 2015

  1. Dear Authors and Library Professionals!

It is our pleasure to invite you to participate in 10th International CALIBER 2015 on *Innovative Librarianship: Adapting to Digital Realities* is organized at Himachal Pradesh University and Indian Institute of Advanced Study, Shimla, HP, from 12-14 March, 2015.


CALIBER an International Convention organized by the INFLIBNET Centre at
different parts of the country in collaboration with universities, invites
high quality papers on research & technical works, case studies, technology
updates etc. related to the themes and sub-themes of the convention
mentioned below. The convention provides a unique forum to the library and
information professionals, teachers, IT professionals, consultants and
users involved in automation and networking of libraries as well as
information providers to come together and interact on the subjects of
mutual interest. The theme of the 10th International CALIBER is: *Innovative
Librarianship: Adapting to Digital Realities*

*SubTheme-1: Scientometrics, Bibliometrics, Webometrics and Altmetrics*

  Building World-class Universities: Role of libraries

  Measuring Research productivity and ROI

  Quantitative and Qualitative parameters for Research Outcome

  Tools and technique

  Citation Analysis

  Research Evaluation

*SubTheme-2 : e-Learning and Open Online Courses*


  Open Courseware

  Standards and Best Practices

  Learning Management System (LMS)

  Content Delivery Models

  IPR Issues

  Facilitating MOOCs

*SubTheme-3: Library 3.0*

  Collaborative Content Creation

  Semantic Web, Ontology

  Library and Big Data

  Open standards and protocols

  Search and Discovery Services

*The participants/delegates to this conference* * could be from interdisciplinary areas that include: *Library and Information Science Professionals, Professionals from IT and Knowledge sectors, Policy makers and Knowledge seekers, Educationists and Academicians, Researchers, Students and distance learners, E-publishers/ Vendors,  Content Managers /Technology Managers/ Knowledge Managers, Government Officials/Planners /Media experts and Students.

*Authors are encouraged to send the their article electronically,
through Online Mode <>  on or before* *31st January 2015.*

*Please refer conference website for more details  at


Sh. Ashok Kumar Rai,  Scientist D (CS)
INFLIBNET Centre, (An IUC of UGC) Infocity Gandhinagar, 382007 Gujarat India
caliber2015(at) <>
+91 79 23268240

*Organising Secretary*

Prof Pradeep Ahulwalia
Deptt of Physics, Organising Secretary CALIBER 2015, Gyan Path Himachal
Pradesh University Summer Hill, Shimla, 171005 HP India

*Jt. Organising Secretary*
Mr Prem Chand, Librarian and Jt Organising Secretary CALIBER 2015, IIAS
Shimla, 171005 HP India
+91 177-2830105

Resumes for Librarian Post at Reliance Patalganga


We need your help to get some good resumes for a post of librarian at Reliance – Patalganga (ahead of Panvel)

Please note a few points:

ü  The candidate should preferably be of Science background
ü  He should be able to travel to Patalganga (it is approx. 15 kms from Panvel)
ü  This is a contract position
ü  Qualification: B.Sc. (Preferably Chemistry) and B.L.I.SC./M.L.I.Sc.
ü  Good communication skills, with service attitude
ü  Basic Knowledge of Library Science
ü  Classification, Cataloguing, Circulation and acquisition of books, journals etc..
ü  Using library software for maintaining the library data
ü  Indexing and abstracting of articles/online resources
ü  Knowledge of data entry in the library software
ü  Copyright knowledge and Implementation
ü  Searching project specific information online.
ü  Should be able to collect, interpret and disseminate information in the form of an in-house publication
ü  Approx. Salary: Rs. 20,000-25,000/-


Contact to

Tuesday, October 28, 2014

Librarian Vacancy @ Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management,Gandhinagar,Gujarat.

Dear All,
 Vacancy in Gujarat Institute of Disaster Management,Gandhinagar,Gujarat.
for more details open the link
Thanks and Regards
Ajit Prajapati

Librarian Vacancy @ Law Department, J&K

    Advertisement Notice 01 OF 2014.-(Dated:13/08/2014)

    Cadre: State

    No of vacancies: 1

    Prescribed Qualification: Graduation with M-Lib having three years experience.

    Apply online:

    Registration Last Date: 30/10/2014

    The in-service candidates/contractual employees shall submit photocopy of filled online application form through proper channel viz. the concerned Head of Department. In the event of failure of the candidate to route the application through proper channel, his / her eligibility shall be assessed as if he / she is not an in-service candidate. The Head of Department concerned shall forward the application form of the inservice candidates to the office of Administrative Officer, Services Selection Board of the concerned Divisions within 30 days after the last date of filing of application form.

    For more details:
Reference Id:

    Senior Library and Information Assistant Vacancy @ Staff Selection Commission( Nothern Region)


      Advertisement No.- ADVT. NO. NR/3/2014

      Post Cat. No. IB-05 Senior Library and Information Assistant

      Office 1. Intelligence Bureau, New Delhi. 2.O/o JS (Trg) & CAO, M/o Defence, New Delhi. 3.O/o Lal Bahadur Shastri National Academy, Mussoorie.

      Pay Scale Rs Rs. 9300-34800/- + G. P. Rs. 4200/- (Group ‘B’, Non-Gazetted)

      Vacancy 05 [01-OBC for IB , 02 (UR-01 & OBC-01) for M/o Defence & 02-UR for Mussoorie] PH (OH with OL/OA and HH with Partially Deaf) candidates are also eligible for this post.

      Eligibility Condition
      Age 18-30 years

      Essential Qualification
      i) Bachelor’s Degree from a recognized university; ii) Bachelor’s Degree in Library Science from a recognised university; and (iii) Two years’ experience in a public or Institutional Library. OR Certificate in Computer Applications from a recognised institute.. .

      Desireable NIL.

      Job requirements Maintenance of books in the Library and to assist the Library and Information Officer. Accessioning of Books/Entering Periodicals in Accession/Periodical Registers, Classification and Cataloguing of Books, etc. .

      Send your application to THE REGIONAL DIRECTOR (NR) STAFF SELECTION COMMISSION BLOCK NO.12, LODHI ROAD, CGO COMPLEX, NEW DELHI – 110504 on or before 31stOct’2014.

      For more details:

    Reference Id:

    Assistant Librarian vacancy @ National Institute of management Technology

      Vacancy for astt. librarian for NIMT Greater Noida Campus
    Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 P.A
    Recruiter Name:HR
    Address:F3, CSC2, DDA Market, G Block,Preet ViharNEW DELHI,Delhi,India 110092

    ] National Portal and Digital Repository for Museums of India- Developed By C-DAC, HCDC, Group, Pune

    Dear All,
    I am very happy to inform you that "National Portal and Digital Repository for Museums of India" designed and developed by Human-Centred Design & Computing Group, was inaugurated by honourable Shri Shripad Naik, Union Minister for Culture & Tourism, Government of India on 21st October 2014 at New Delhi. 

    The portal provides access to heritage antiquities from 10 national museums under the Ministry of Culture; and in the near future there are plans to integrate 40 museums under the Archeological Survey of India.
    You are most welcome to visit the portal at the following URL:

    We have also prepared a short film in Hindi and English both which provides information about this project and our future plans.
    भारतीय संग्रहालयों के लिए राष्ट्रीय पोर्टल और डिजिटल भंडार

    English Version
    The launch of the national portal for museums was reported in the national news of Doordarshan as under -
    Some photographs of the inauguration are also enclosed for you. 
    This project was a long-standing dream shared by our team which has not only become true but also received full recognition and support from the Ministry of Culture.
    With best regards,
    Tanaji Zende
    C-DAC, Library,

    Congratulations to 112 Selected LIS Professionals in KVs