Monday, April 14, 2014

National Conference on Reaching the Unreached: Connecting the Library Users and Resources through Innovative Services and Technologies (SALIS 2014) on Date: 8th & 9th August 2014

National Conference on Reaching the Unreached: Connecting the Library Users
and Resources through Innovative Services and Technologies (SALIS 2014)

Date: 8th & 9th August 2014

Organized by

Department of Library, COIMBATORE INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY,
Coimbatore

Jointly with

Society for the Advancement of Library and Information Science (SALIS)

About the Conference

Libraries are the integral part of academic, R&D institutions and also in a
society to disseminate information and knowledge to the user community for
the betterment and well being of the society. Libraries invest heavily for
acquiring, processing and disseminating and maintaining resources by
spending huge amount of money. Therefore, these resources should be
equitably utilized to the maximum for academic and R & D excellence,
developing competency skills and acquiring knowledge for all the stake
holders in the society. Innovative programmes and services should be
designed using technologies to provide access and service to all
particularly the unreached. At present, one group of users have access to
plenty of resources but not utilizing and the another group needs
information but not getting access to the information. Therefore, libraries
should plan and design suitable programme to provide access to information
to all and connect the right users to the right resource at the right time.

LIS Professionals Rs.1000
Research Scholars (Regular) & LIS Students Rs.500
(Kit without conference bag)
Participants (without paper) Rs.500
(Kit without conference bag and proceedings)

Registration fee should be paid through Demand Draft drawn in favour of
'The Principal, CIT' payable at 'Coimbatore' and addressed to the
"Organizing Secretary". The online payment details to be provided on
request.

Last Dates

Submission of full-paper 30.06.2014
Registration 25.07.2014

Awards and Mementos

Cash Awards will be given to best papers for Professionals, Students and
Women separately. Mementos will be given to all the presenters.

Conference Websites

www.salis2014.wordpress.com
www.cit.edu.in
http://www.salis.in/

Address for Correspondence

Dr.M.Mandhirasalam
Organizing Secretary, SALIS 2014 &
Librarian
Coimbatore Institute of Technology
(Government Aided Autonomous Institution)
Civil Aerodrome (Po), Coimbatore - 641 014.
Tamil Nadu, India.
Phone: 0422-2574071-72, Extn.355
Fax: 0422-2575020, Mobile: 0 98 42 95 65 85
E-Mail: citsalis14@gmail.com
Web: www.cit.edu.in

Organizing Secretary, SALIS 2014
&
President & General Secretary and GC, SALIS

Rajasthan Jobs: Assistant Librarian recruitment for Central University of Rajasthan

Central University of Rajasthan - Ajmer, Rajasthan

Name of the Post: Assistant Librarian 

No. of the Post: 01 

Salary: Rs. 15600 - 39100 with GP Rs. 6000/- 

Max. Age Limit: 40 years 

Required Job Profile: ---
Candidate must possess Master's degree in library science / information science / documentation or an equivalent professional degree with at least 55% of marks and a consistently good academic record with knowledge of computerization of library. National level test qualified conducted by UGC. 

Desired Job Profile: --Candidate having PG diploma in library automation and networking or PGDCA or equivalent 

How to apply: 

Eligible and interested candidate should need to appear for walk-in interview and report on 25.04.2014 at the above mentioned address along with application in prescribed application form and the same can be obtained from www.curaj.ac.in along with all necessary enclosures at the above mentioned address. 

Last date: 25.04.2014 

Refer to:1..http://www.curaj.ac.in/Default.aspx?PageId=75

2. http://www.curaj.ac.in/2014/Rec/library/Walk-in-interview%20-%20Assistant%20Librarian%20-%20on%2025.04.2014.pdf

Ahmedabad Jobs: Vacancy of Media Library Assistant and Library Assistant at ISRO

Department of Space Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)

ISRO SAC Development and Educational Communication Unit, Ahmedabad invites online application for the following posts :

Media Library Assistant - A : 01 post.-----Graduation + Masters Degree in Library Science/ library Information Science or equivalent.

Library Assistant - A : 01 post------Graduation + Masters Degree in Library Science/ library Information Science or equivalent.
How to apply :

The application for on-line registration is hosted in the ISRO web-site between 16/04/2014 and 05/05/2014. Please visit http://www.sac.gov.in orhttp://www.sac.isro.gov.in  for further information and online submission of application.

Vacancy of Field Officer at RRRLF, Chennai

There is a vacncy in RRRLF FOR CHENNAI - FIELD OFFICER
No. of Post: 1 FOR UR
Please check employment news 12-18 april eg. No. 34

National Seminar: Bhai Gurdas library, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar(Punjab) is going to organise a two day National Seminar sponsored by ICSSR, on the theme “Information Technology Tools and Techniques in Social Science Research'' on May 23-24, 2014.

National Seminar
Bhai Gurdas library, Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar(Punjab) is going to organise a two day National  Seminar sponsored by  ICSSR, on the theme “Information Technology Tools and Techniques in Social Science Research'' on May 23-24, 2014.  THEMES 1. Knowledge collaboration and social media. 2. Social networking and library services. 3. Print and e- resources of any of the following subject: a. History b. Political Science c. Library and Information Science d. Sociology e. Economics f. Social Science 4. Growth and measurement of Social Science literature. 5. Collection development of Social Science literature. 6. Information use pattern by Social Scientists. 7. Reflections of social conditions in Indian manuscripts. 8. Library and Information Science curriculum in digital era. 9. Impact of ICT on Social behaviour in India. 10. Public Library acts in Northern India. 11. Copyright or plagiarism or cyber laws. 12. User study, needs and expectations in ICT environment. 13. Role of librarians in managing digital libraries. 14. Cloud computing or virtual library or mobile library.  Paper submission guidelines: 1. Length of the paper upto 5000 words, single space, 12 point font size, Times New Roman, MS-Word. 2. Paper margin must be 1 inch on each side (Left, Right, Top, Bottom).  3. Follow API style of reference for references and cited work. For more details click http://www.apastyle.org. 4. Paper should mention Name/Names of author(s), addresses (postal and email) and mobile number. 5. Paper should be based on original research. 6. Accepted papers will be published in the conference proceedings with ISBN. 7. Papers should be mailed to chopra_gndu@yahoo.com. 8. Most probably proceedings will be given on May 23, 2014. Note:  Participants are requested to follow the above mentioned instructions strictly.  Please send the article alongwith abstract of about 200 words through e-mail before April 15, 2014. Registration fee is Rs. 850/ which you can send by Demand Draft in the favour of “Registrar Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar”. Students, retired professionals and Research Scholars will have to pay Rs. 450 as registration fee. Registration fee will include tea, high tea, lunch, dinner and seminar kit. For accommodation you will have to pay as per rules of the University which are nominal. Proceedings with ISBN will cost extra. Dr. H.S. Chopra (Ph. D Hist. & LIS) University Librarian Bhai Gurdas Library Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar – 143005 Tel : 0183-2258850 (M) 9779465051 email: gndu_librarian@yahoo.com  chopra_gndu@yahoo.com Help Desk: Surinder Singh Ghuman    Assistant Librarian  Satish Kumar      Assistant Librarian  Nirmal Singh      Senior Library Professional (M) 98550-12860 (M) 98789-19829 (M) 98722-92616

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Bangalore Jobs: Library Assistant@ SDM College, Ujire

Applications are invited for the post of Library Assistant by S.D.M
College, Ujire.

1) Post: Library Assistant,

2) Qualification : BLISc.

3) Apply with all the details to the undersigned on or before 17-04-2014 to
the following address,

Secretory,
Shri Dharmasthala Manjunatheswara Educational Society (Regd),
Ujire - 574 240,
D.K. Karnataka.
Source: Vijay Karnataka, Wednesday,  April 09, 2014.
Regards,
Sri Ramchandra Madar ( B.A., M.L.I.Sc.)

Librarian,
Roohi college of Nursing,
Hennur - Bagalur Main Road,
Bangalore-562149.