Library Incharge || 3 to 6 years || Bangalore

Library Incharge || 3 to 6 years || Bangalore

Job Description :
The Librarian is responsible for providing library and research services for the organization and
maintenance of the library and its collections.
Providing adequate services will ensure that materials are current and accessible, and available to library users when required.

RESPONSIBILITIES
1. Manage the planning, administrative and budgetary functions of library and information
services
• Adhered to library and information policies and procedures
• Develop and manage convenient, accessible library and information services
• Maintain the budgetary details
• Analyze, develop and manage cost-effective library and information services
• With approved recommendations, order materials and maintain records for payment of invoices
• Prepare reports related as per the requirement
• Provide effective access to library collections and resources
• Cataloguing and classification for all the Library material
• Managing daily newspapers & periodicals
2. Maintain the organization of library materials
• Ensure an accurate inventory of resources (Annual Inventory activity)
• Ensure efficient retrieval by users
• Maintain inventories, compile statistics and generate reports as required
• Enter cataloguing data into the library's automated system
• File cards in shelf list & book shelving
3. Provide library services in response to the information needs of library users
• Respond to daily requests for information
• Train library users to effectively search the Library catalogue, Internet and other
electronic resources
• Provide an interlibrary loan service for both book and audiovisual materials and maintain their records
• Maintain circulation files, records and statistics

KNOWLEDGE, SKILLS AND ABILITIES
(The knowledge, skills and attitudes required for satisfactory job performance)
Knowledge - The incumbent must have proficient knowledge in the following areas:

• Library procedures, methods, ethics and professional standards
• Research and information gathering systems and methods
• A variety of information database systems
• conducting Internet searches; Requieres RnD Skills
• organization and structure of the library
• Use of library systems for cataloguing, acquisitions and searching bibliographic utilities
• capabilities and information resources of the Internet and other electronic databases

Skills - Must demonstrate the following skills:
• ability to manage a library and its collection
• ability to work with the team, team building, research, organizational skills
• analytical and problem solving skills
• decision making, time management skills
• effective verbal, written, presentation and listening communications skills
• computer skills including the ability to operate computerized library, word-processing, email
• Need to communicate with other departments as per the requirements
• Ability & wish to learn

Personal Attributes
To be honest and trustworthy, be respectful, possess cultural awareness and sensitivity
be flexible, demonstrate sound work ethics.

Experience: 3 to 6 years

Location: Bangalore

Contact: Akshatha S