Librarian

(1 Post) Grade IB – (US$ 27,000 to US$ 40,000)
Preferred Maximum Age: 54 years (Initially five years and extendable for a maximum of another five years)


Minimum Educational Qualifications and Experience:

Master’s degree in Library Science/Information Science Documentation with at least 55% of marks and consistently good academic record with at least 13 Years experience as Deputy Librarian in University library or any other library statutory organization or 18 years’ experience as a College Librarian. Evidence of innovative Library service and organization of published work. Successful candidate must have strong interpersonal skills and the ability to communicate effectively; experience in using computational tools, databases, web applications and technology based library information systems, and the ability to interact with a culturally and ethnically diverse population of students, faculty and staff.


Desirable:

M. Phil. / Ph. D Degree in Library Science / Information Science / Documentation / Archives and Manuscript Keeping.


Responsibilities :

The Librarian of the University will be the head of the University library and will supervise and coordinate the functioning of the University library. He/she will be responsible for, ensuring that the University library system offers a modern state-of-the-art facility that renders all possible help to students, faculty, researchers and visiting scholars of the University with literature search and in finding books, research articles and journals; providing instructions to the students, faculty and researchers of the University in the use of the University library; planning and executing acquisition of books, journals and digital databases; working out inter-library exchange arrangements with universities and institutions in India and abroad; contributing to the improved educational functioning of the University, on a continuing basis; developing programmes for improving library management; and any other function that is entrusted/assigned or directed.

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