Post of Librarian at Raman Research Institute

12/07/2010 14:33

Apply Before: 12th July 2010

 No of Posts. 01(UR)

 Educational Qualification:


1. Undergraduate qualification in Science (

2. Postgraduate qualification in Library and Information Science or Associateship in InformationmScience or equivalent degree from a recognized university or ISI/NISCAIR or IISc. This qualification should have been achieved as a regular course (I or II Class).

3. 10 years experience in a library at a reputed research institute.

4. Candidates must be below 50 years of age.


Desirable Qualification:


  1. PhD in Library and Information Science from a recognized University.
  2. Published work in Library and Information Science.
  3. Competence in the use of computers and software for library and information technology.
  4. Communication skills for effective interaction with print and electronic publishers and other information service providers, user community, and for engaging in inter-institutional partnerships.
  5. Demonstrated record of self-motivated efforts towards improvement of library environments.

: Pay Band 3, Rs 15,600 – 39,100 + Grade Pay Rs 7,600 + allowances at Bangalore as per GOI norms. Exceptional candidates may be offered a higher pay: Pay Band 4, Rs 37,400– 67,000 + Grade Pay Rs 8,700 + allowances.


Scale of Pay



How to apply:

The Director

Raman Research Institute

CV Raman Avenue


Bangalore 560 080

In an envelope marked “For the post of RRI Librarian”. The last date for receipt of applications at the

Institute is 12

Applications are invited from candidates meeting the selection criteria listed above: the application package submitted for consideration should include a bio-data, record of qualifications, a resume emphasizing items relevant to the requirements and job description, and a statement (not exceeding 500 words) giving the candidates’ vision for a research institute library and making a compelling case for their suitability for the position. Please include listings of accomplishments and initiatives fructified in the current or earlier assignments, and list of supervisors whom the Institute may contact for confidential references. Those employed in government institutions/departments or government funded autonomous institutions should send their application through proper channels.