[LIS-Forum] Required Librarian in Indian Council of World Affairs

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Date: Thu, 6 Dec 2007 09:33:59 +0530
From: Ajay Kum Sharma <ajaysharma.lib at gmail.com>

Dear Colleague,

The Indian Council of World Affairs(ICWA), an institution of national 
importance, established under the ICWA Act, 2001, invites applications for 
the post of LIBRARIAN with a consolidated contract amount of Rs.40,000/- 
per month.


*QUALIFICATION & EXPERIENCE:* Master's degree in Library Science/Information
Science/Documentation or an equivalent professional degree with at least 55%
marks. At least 10 years experience in a responsible capacity in a
University level Library/Head of Library of a reputed research organisation.
Candidates should be well-versed in the usage of Library Software.


Master's degree in Arts/Science/Commerce or equivalent degree with at least
fifty five percent marks or its equivalent grade with Bachelor's degree in
Library Science/Information Science /Documentation or an equivalent
professional degree with at least fifty five percent marks or its equivalent
grade plus a consistently good academic record. At least 10 years experience
in a responsible capacity in a University level Library.

Should be well conversant with various activities of an academic and modern
library, such as procurement and processing of books and periodicals,
computerization of Library, supervision and maintenance of Library
materials, reprography, binding unit etc. and general library
administration. Experience and knowledge of modern information handling
tools, knowledge of any foreign language such as German, French or Russian
will be added qualifications.

*Maximum Age:* 45 years as on 01-01-08.


1.   *The applications should be submitted by 24 December, 2007 addressed to
Dy. Director, Indian Council of World Affairs, Sapru House, Barakhamba Road,
New Delhi – 110 001.*

2.   Candidates should submit their CV and photocopies of their educational

3.   Candidates serving in Government/Semi-Government organization or
Educational Institution must apply through proper channel. Alternatively,
they should submit "No Objection Certificate" from their employer while
appearing for interview. Candidates failing to produce 'NOC' will not be

4.   The contract will be for 2 years extendable to a maximum of 5 years.
Probation period will be three months.

5.   Selection will be through interview only. The ICWA will make
preliminary screening of the applications. Thus, merely fulfilling the
requirements laid-down in the advertisement will not automatically entitle a
candidate to be called for interview.

6.   Any direct or indirect canvassing, will be considered as a

7.    No TA/DA for appearing in the interview will be admissible.

                 Acting Director General
        Indian Council of World Affairs
     Sapru House, Barakhambha Road,
                         New Delhi-110001.
                         Email: *dg at icwa.in*

Thanks and regards.

Ajay Kumar Sharma
Project Associate, INDEST-AICTE Consortium
Central Library, IIT Delhi
Hauz Khas,
New Delhi-110016
011-26596627 (O)
09868092479 (M)
Web: http://www.geocities.com/ajaysharma_lib/

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