Friday, 18 May 2018

SALIS 2018

SALIS 2018: National Conference on 

Role of Libraries in Creating a Knowledge Society

SALIS 2018: National Conference on Role of Libraries in Creating a  Knowledge Society jointly organized by the Dept of Library and Information Science , Alagappa University, Karaikudi, Tamil Nadu and Society for the Advancement of Library and Information Science (SALIS) on 7th & 8th September, 2018 at Alagappa University, Karaikudi.  

Submission of Papers
Original and unpublished papers on the conference themes are invited for presentation at the conference. Papers will be accepted only after strict review by editorial committee. Accepted papers will be published in the Conference Proceedings with ISBN. Selected papers may be published in the SALIS journals.

Author Guidelines
The full paper in word file (with an abstract not exceeding 200 words and at least 3 keywords) should be submitted as an e-mail attachment to');" > Paper should not exceed 6 pages (line space: 1.5, font size: 12, font: TMN, reference: APA). For more details, please visit the conference website. Papers will not be accepted without registration fee.
Accommodation will be arranged in the nearby hotels on extra payment. Participants can also make their own arrangement for accommodation at hotels available in Karaikudi. The room rent varies from Rs. 500 to 3000 per day.

Alagappa University is located in Karaikudi. Nearest Railway Station is Karaikudi and nearest Airport is Tiruchirappalli.

Registration Fee
LIS Professionals Rs.1000
Research Scholars (Regular) &
LIS Students (Regular) Rs.500
(Kit in folder)

Participants (without paper) Rs.500
(Kit without conference bag and proceedings)

Registration fee should be paid through Demand Draft drawn in favour of “The Organising Secretary, SALIS 2018” payable at Karaikudi. The online payment details will be provided on request.

Last Dates
Submission of full-paper                   30.07.2018
Communication of Acceptance         10.08.2018
Registration                                    20.08.2018
Conference Websites
Please see the following websites peeriodically for updates
www.salis.inAwards and Mementos
Cash Awards will be given to the best papers for Professionals, Students and Women separately. Mementos will be given to all the presenters.

Address for Communication

Dr. S. Thanuskodi
Organizing Secretary - SALIS 2018
Professor & Head,
Dept. of Library and Information Science,
Alagappa University,
Karaikudi – 630 003,
Tamil Nadu, India.
E-mail :');" >
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Phone No: 9442224006 / 9842953420

Tuesday, 8 May 2018

Projet Trainees at JRD Tata Memorial Library, Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru

JRD Tata Memorial Library, Indian Institute of Science, Bengaluru

J.R.D. Tata Memorial Library (, Indian Institute of Science (, Bengaluru, is inviting online applications for the positions of project trainees. The positions are in the areas of  Library and Information Management (LIM) and Electronic Resources Management (ERM).

No. of positions: LIM trainees - 12 (Twelve) & ERM trainees - 2 (Two)

Stipend: Rs. 22,000/- p.m. (Rs. Twenty Two Thousand per month)

Duration of the training period: 2 yrs (Two years)

Online application submission:

Last date for the receipt of signed copy of the application: 4th May 2018

 For detailed advertisement visit the link

 Courtesy: Badan Barman

Library Vacancies at Acharya Institutes, Bengaluru

 Acharya Institutes, Bengaluru

 There are some vacancies for Library Professionals both at the Learning Resource Centre (Central Library) and other Libraries of Acharya Institutes, Bengaluru. Hence, you are requested to publish the details on the vacancies (as mentioned below)
Qualification: MLIS (Full-Time with First Class)
Experience: 3 to 5 years on – Managing a Library independently, Procurement procedures, Technical processing, Handling E-resources, such as, E-Books and E-Journals, etc.
Skills : ICT and Communication skills
Desirable: Working knowledge with any of Library application software and digital software
No of Positions: 2
For Assistant Librarian:
Qualification: MLIS (Full-Time with First or Second Class)
Experience: 1 to 2 years. Freshers will also be considered
Skills: ICT and Communication skills
Desirable: Working knowledge with any of Library application software and digital software in a reputed Library
For Library Assistant:
Qualification: BLIS / DLIS / Certificate / JOC course
Experience: 1 to 2 years. Freshers will also be considered
Skills: ICT and Communication skills
Desirable: Working knowledge in any Library
No of Positions: 4
Salary: No bar. Will be based on qualifications, subject knowledge, and experience.
Submission of applications: Interested candidates shall send CV both by post and E-Mail to the below mentioned address. You can also submit the application in person.
Last date for receipt of applications: 5th May 2018.
Applications received after 5th May 2018, shall be liable for rejection.
With Regards,
Dr. K Ramakrishna Reddy
Chief Librarian
Acharya Institute of Technology
Phone: 080-28396011 /28376431
Mobile: 9739038652Residence: 080-23461829

Arunachal Pradesh Public Service Recruitment of Librarian

Arunachal Pradesh Public Service

1. Librarian : 1 post (UR)
Pay Scale : Rs.15600-Rs,391"00 with AGP of Rs.6000/- (Pre-Revised)
Age : 18-30 years
Last Date: 25/05/2018
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 Courtesy: Manmita Baishya

Vacancies at The Gauhati High Court

 The Gauhati High Court

1. Librarian : 1 post
Pay Scale : Rs.30,000/- - Rs.1,10,000/- GP- Rs.14,500/-
Age : 18 - 38 years
2. Library Assistant : 1 post
Pay Scale : Rs.14,000/- - Rs.49,000/- GP- Rs.7,400/-
Age : 18 - 38 years
Important Dates :
1) Submission of Online Applications : 4th May, 2018 from 2:00 pm
2) Last Date for Submission of Online Applications :  18th May, 2018 till 5:00 pm
3) Last Date for payment of Fee: 22nd May, 2018 till Bank transaction Hour
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Librarian at PMIST, Thanjavur

Junior Manager (Library & Information Centre) at IIITD, New Delhi

Indraprastha Institute of Information Technology Delhi (IIITD), New Delhi

1. Junior Manager (Library & Information Centre) : 01 post
Pay Scale : Level - 6 (Rs. 35,400/- )
Age : 30 years
Essential Qualification & Experience:
Post graduate in Library Science with 55 % marks for the post and Minimum 01 year’s relevant experience and knowledge of computer applications / word processor operation and MS Office.
Desirable: Experience in University/ educational or research institution and capability of multitasking.
Preference will be given to the candidates
 Good communication skills.
 Organizing events/exhibitions.
 Knowledge of sources of books
How to apply:
Candidates shall apply online on:
The last date for submitting the online applications is 23rd May 2018 by 5 PM. Incomplete application or if received after closing date will be summarily rejected.
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Apply Online :

Courtesy: Manmita Baishya