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Recruitment Rules for the post of “Assistant Librarian”
1. Name of the Post Assistant Librarian
2. Number of posts 01
3. Classification Group – A
4. Scale of pay PB – 3 (Rs.15,600 – 39,100) with AGP of Rs. 6000/-. (Grade Pay, Band Pay)
5. Age limit for direct recruits Not exceeding 35 years; age bar not applicable to employees of NIT serving as Library and Information Assistant (Selection Gr. II) for at least 6 years with GP of Rs. 4800/-.
6. Educational and other qualifications required for direct recruits
(i) Master’s Degree in Library Science / Information Science / Documentation Science or an equivalent professional degree with CGPA of 6.5 in 10 point scale or at least 60% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and a consistently good academic record with superior knowledge of computerized library service.
(ii) Qualifying in the national level test conducted for the purpose by the UGC or any other agency approved by the UGC.
(iii) However, candidates, who are or have been awarded Ph.D. degree in accordance with the University Grants Commission (Minimum Standards and Procedure for Award of Ph.D. Degree) Regulations 2009, shall be exempted from the requirement of the minimum eligibility condition of NET / SLET / SET for recruitment and appointment Assistant Librarian.
PG Diploma in Library Automation and Networking or PGDCA or equivalent.
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