Thapar Institute of Engineering & Technology

Deemed to be University



Job Title                  Jr. Library and Information Assistant                              

Job Location        Patiala/Derabassi


Main Purpose

The purpose of the position is to handle day to day technical and operational activities of the fully automated library and information center. The role includes cataloguing, classification, circulation student engagement and resource management. The candidate may also work in shift duties as per the library operational hours.



A Bachelor/Master degree in Library Science/ Information Science or Documentation Science or an equivalent professional degree with at least 55% marks

A consistently good academic record with knowledge of computerization of library.


2-5 years of experience in libraries preferably of an Engineering Institution


Good Communication skills (Hindi, English and or Punjabi). Knowledge of Computer Operation

Knowledge of Library Automation Software


Specific Accountability & Job Responsibility

  • Technical activities: Cataloguing, classification and labeling of material (books, journals, magazines, etc., including pasting and minor repair work of books, thus preparing them for use.
  • Organize all library materials so they are easy to locate and maintain collections
  • Develop and index databases of library materials
  • organize materials to make it easy for users to find information.
  • Assist students, faculty, and staff in the retrieval of material
  • Floor management
  • Shelving of the books


  • Compensation will not be a constraining factor and will be the best in the sector.
  • Interested candidates can send CVs by email (This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.) positively by 10th Oct 19.