NATIONAL INSTITUTE OF TECHNOLOGY CALICUT
NITC CAMPUS (P.O.), CALICUT KERALA-673601
Syllabus of written test and other details for Recruitment of Deputy Librarian and Assistant Librarian, NIT
Syllabus for examination:
Section I (Objective) –
Purchasing Principles, GFR-2017, Library Management, Library Classification - theory and practice, Library Cataloguing - theory and practice, Reference and Information Sources, Information Science and information as a resource/commodity, technology transfer, communication theories and models, delivery of books (public libraries) and newspaper act 1954 and 1956, Intellectual Property rights, Copyright etc.
Section II (Descriptive) – Case study on Library management, efficient procurement of resources based on budget allocation, plan for digitizing library and other innovative ideas on library development, conflicts management, legal etc. Drafting of letters/notices/other forms of communications in English.
Candidates for the post of Deputy Librarian may have to do a presentation (10-12 Mins) on his plans for the development of the Institute library in the next five years.