Mahatma Gandhi Central Library

Dated: 23.09.2021


Applications are invited from Indian nationals for a Project Position as per the details given below for the consultancy/research project(s) under the Principal Investigator Dr. C. Jayakumar, Librarian, Mahatma Gandhi Central Library, Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee.

  1. Title of project: Institutional Repository at IITR
  2. Sponsor of the project: IIT Roorkee
  3. Project position and number: Project Associate - 01 No
  4. Qualifications: .

Education: Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) or equivalent degree or MCA or B.Tech (Computer Science) with Good Academic Record.

Desired Skills: Bibliographic data handling and digital library development, well versed with Microsoft Excel, Good communication skills

Desirable: One year experience in data handling and digital library development.

  1. Emoluments: INR 25,000 to 60,000/- + HRA
  2. Duration: 12 Months
  3. Job description: Working on the Institutional Repository platform (DSpace), Scopus and Web of Science; Data Processing for DSpace, Data curation in DSpace and communicating with faculty members; etc.
  4. Place of work: IIT Roorkee, Roorkee -247667, Uttarakhand

General Instructions

  1. Candidates before applying shall ensure that they are eligible for the position they intend to apply.
  2. Candidates should submit their application in the prescribed format (Annexure I) with the following documents (as a single PDF file) to the Principal Investigator through email:
  • Attested copies of degree/certificates and
  • Experience certificates including research, industrial field, and others.
  1. Intimation about interview shall be communicated to the shortlisted candidates by email.
  2. Candidate called for interview shall bring along with them the original degree(s)/certificate(s) and experience certificate(s) at the time of interview for verification.
  3. Preference will be given to SC/ST candidates on equal qualifications and experience.
  4. Please note that no TA/DA is admissible for attending the interview.
  5. The last date for application to be submitted is 14 October 2021.