Digital Library Assistant

from 0 to 5 year(s) of Experience
Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Job Description

We are happy to inform you that KL University having immediate requirement for Digital Library Assistant in Central Library Department

Roles and Responsibilities

1) Lend and collect books, periodicals, videotapes, and other materials at circulation desks.

2) Enter and update patrons' records on computers.

3) Process new materials including books, audiovisual materials, and computer software.

4) Sort books, publications, and other items according to established procedure and return them to shelves, files, or other designated storage areas.

5) Locate library materials for patrons, including books, periodicals, tape cassettes, Braille volumes, and pictures.

6) Instruct patrons on how to use reference sources, card catalogs, and automated information systems.

7) Inspect returned books for condition and due-date status, and compute any applicable fines.

8) Answer routine inquiries, and refer patrons in need of professional assistance to librarians.

9) Maintain records of items received, stored, issued, and returned, and file catalog cards according to system used.

10) Perform clerical activities such as filing, typing, word processing, photocopying and mailing out material, and mail sorting.

11) Provide assistance to librarians in the maintenance of collections of books, periodicals, magazines, newspapers, and audiovisual and other materials.

12) Take action to deal with disruptive or problem patrons.

13) Classify and catalog items according to content and purpose.

14) Register new patrons and issue borrower identification cards that permit patrons to borrow books and other materials.

15) Send out notices and accept fine payments for lost or overdue books.

16) Operate small branch libraries, under the direction of off-site librarian supervisors.

17) Prepare, store, and retrieve classification and catalog information, lecture notes, or other information related to stored documents, using computers.

18) Schedule and supervise clerical workers, volunteers, and student assistants.

19) Operate and maintain audiovisual equipment.

20) Review records, such as microfilm and issue cards, in order to identify titles of overdue materials and delinquent borrowers.

21) Select substitute titles when requested materials are unavailable following criteria such as age, education, and interests.

22) Repair books, using mending tape, paste, and brushes.

23) Deliver and retrieve items to and from departments by hand or using push carts.

24) Facilitate the acquisition of books, pamphlets, periodicals, and audiovisual materials by checking prices, figuring costs, and preparing appropriate order forms.

25) Place books in mailing containers, affix address labels, and secure containers with straps for mailing to blind library patrons.

26) Assist in the preparation of book displays.

Desired Candidate Profile

Should have Good communication skills.

Should have good subject knowledge.

The candidate should have a regular Degree in B.L.I.S, M.L.I.S, B.Tech IT or CSE, M.C.A.

Should be able to manage any other responsibilities assigned by the HOD from time to time.

Qualification: B.L.I.S, M.L.I.S, B.Tech IT or CSE, M.C.A

Experience: 0 to 2 years. (Fresher can also apply)

Salary is not a constraint for deserving candidates.

Role:Digital Library Assistant

Salary: Not Disclosed by Recruiter

Industry:Education, Teaching, Training

Functional Area:Executive Assistant, Front Office, Data Entry

Employment Type:Full Time, Permanent


UG:B.Sc in Computers,Diploma in Other Specialization,BCA in Computers,B.Tech/B.E. in Computers

PG:M.Tech in Computers,MS/M.Sc(Science) in Computers,MCA in Computers


Company Profile

Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation

KL Deemed to be university was established in 1980-81, as KL College of Engineering, which was upgraded to KL College of Engineering Autonomous in 2006 by UGC, and was declared as a Deemed to be University in 2009 by UGC, MHRD Govt.of India. In 2012 as a Deemed to be University the institution was accredited by NAAC with A Grade and later in 2018, was re-accredited by NAAC with A++ grade. In 2019 UGC, MHRD declared this intuition as Category I Institution.

Company Info
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Contact Company:Koneru Lakshmaiah Education Foundation

Address:K L Deemed to be University, Green Fields, Vaddeswaram, Guntur District, A.P., Pincode : 522 502.