Friday, May 26, 2017

12 Librarian post in APSC, Assam

1 (one) (UR) post of Librarian in Engg. Colleges of Assam

11(eleven) posts of Librarian in Polytechnics of Assam.

UR= 4 + 2W, OBC/MOBC = 2+1W , SC = 1, STP= 1

Scale of pay:- Rs.15600-39100 with AGP of Rs. 6000/-

Educational Qualification:-
• A Master’s Degree in Library Science/ Information Science/ Documentation Science or an equivalent professional degree with at least 55% marks (or an equivalent grade in a point scale wherever grading system is followed) and a consistently good academic record with knowledge of computerization of library.
• Qualifying in the national level test conducted for the purpose by the UGC or any other agency approved by the UGC.

**A relaxation of 5% Marks may be provided for the SC/ST/Differently-abled (Physically and Visually) categories


Application form may be obtained by downloading the same from the APSC’s website
The last date of receiving duly filled up application form in the Commission’s office is fixed on 27/06/2017 during office hours.

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Thursday, April 27, 2017

Dspace Training at NISCAIR, New Delhi


Duration: Two Weeks
Dates: June 12 - 23, 2017
Fee for Indian Participants
Rs. 10,000 (Without Accommodation)
Rs. 15,000 (With Accommodation)
Last date for Application: June 05, 2017

For registration, please Contact:
Mr. Mukesh Pund, Principal Scientist, Education and Training, Mobile: 9868628874
Mr. M. S. Ansari - 7838149298
or mail at

The course fee can be paid through NEFT only to NISCAIR bank account (fee through Cheque, demand draft, cash will not be accepted)

Bank Details:
1. Bank Name:  Syndicate Bank 
2. Address:  Pusa Campus, IARI New Delhi-110012, India 
3. Branch:  Pusa Campus, IARI, New Delhi 
4. Account No: 90292160000079 
5. Account Name: NISCAIR, New Delhi-110012 
6. IFSC Code: SYNB0009029 
7. MICR Code: 110025041 
8. Branch Code: 9029 

9. Swift Code: SYNBINBB019

Download Application form


Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Add Marc Organization Code to Koha Bibliographic Data

Marc Organizational Code

Marc Organizational code is a unique international code that identifies your records. Its freely allotted by LOC. The MARC Organizations  Code  contains short alphabetic codes used to represent names of libraries and other kinds of organizations that need to be identified in the bibliographic environment. This code list is an essential reference tool for those dealing with MARC records, for systems reporting library holdings, for many interlibrary loan systems, and for those who may be organizing cooperative projects on a regional, national, or international scale.

How to apply for it:
Click Code Request Form and fill up the form with your library data. Its generally allotted within one week.
You may also serch the aavailable codes alloted to your country libraries. Click Code Search
How to add your code to your Koha records:
Once you receive the unique code for your organization, you have to add it to your Koha System. The steps are as follows:

1. Log in to Koha Staff Interface.

2. Click on Koha Administration
3. Click on Global system preferences

4. Click on Cataloging in left hand side panel

5. Search for MARCOrgCode under Record Structure subheading
6. Input your Code here. [e.g. IND-AJM is added here].

7. Click on Save all Cataloging preferences

NB: Keep tag 003 ignored [hidden] in Marc Bibliographic format.