Mahatma Gandhi Central Library


Applications are invited from Indian nationals only fbr project position(s) as per the details given below for the consultancy/research project(s) under the Principal investigator Dr. C. Jayakumar. Mahatma Gandhi Central library. Indian Institute of Technology Roorkee.

  1. Title of project: Institutional Repository at IITR
  2. Sponsor of the project: UT Roorkee
  3. Project position(s) and number: Project Associates - 02 Nos. (One specialized in library & Information Science and one specialized in Computer Science/Software development)


For specialization in Library Science (I position)

Master Degree in library and Information Science (MLIS) and UGC-NET with 2 years experience in any reputed academic institution.

For specialization in Computer Science/Software development (I position) /

R.Tech. with 4 years relevant experience OR Wreck with 2 years relevant experience (Relevant experience means software development/web application development/mobile app development)

  1. Emolumints: INR 45,000/- + HRA
  2. Duration: 12 Months
  3. Job description: Customization and development of web applications. data uploading on the Institutional Repository platform (DSpace): Data extraction from Web of Science and Scopus: communicating with the stake holders: etc.

General Instructions

  1. Candidates before applying shall ensure that they arc eligible for the position they intend to apply.
  2. Candidates should submit their application in the prescribed format (Annexure I) with the following documents to the office of Principal Investigator by post or through email:
  • Attested copies of degree/certificate 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)/cenificate(s) and experience certilicate(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 16 September 2019

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