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Dr. K P Singh

Dr.
  Assistant Professor
     Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi-110007
 
     
+91-11-27666656
91-9818057510; 91-996800 9585
     Singhkp_1972@yahoo.co.in; kpsingh330@gmail.com
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Educational Qualifications

Ph.D

Ph.D (LIS), Guru Nanak Dev University Amritsar, (Punjab

2007

M.Phil

M.Phil (LIS), Alagappa University, Kariakudi (TamilNadu)

2004

PG

MLIS, University of Delhi, Delhi.

 

M.Sc. (Agriculture), Meerut University, Meerut.

1997

 

1993

UG

BLIS, University of Delhi, Delhi.

1996

Any other Qualifications

PGDCA, Kurukashetra University, Kurukashetra (Haryana)

2002

Career Profile

Senior Assistant Professor, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi.

Lecturer, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi.

Technical Officer - 6 (Librarian), Central Soil Salinity Research Institute (CSSRI), National Laboratory of Indian Council of Agricultural Research, Ministry of Agriculture, Govt. of India (ICAR), Karnal (Haryana).

Senior Scientific Assistant (Documentation), National Informatics Center (NIC), Planning Commission, Govt. of India, New Delhi.

Research Fellow, Defence Scientific Information and Documentation Center (DESIDOC), Defence

Research & Development Organization (DRDO), Ministry of Defence, Government of India, Delhi.

Senior Research Assistant, Central Tasar Research and Training Institute (CTR&TI), Central Silk Board, Ministry of Textiles, Govt. of India, Ranchi (Bihar).

Areas of Specialization / Interest

Computer Applications in Libraries and Information Activities, Web Designing and Content Development, Library Classification (Theory & Practice), Internet and Electronic Sources in Science & Technology, Information Storage and Retrieval Technology, Information Seeking, Theory and Models, Designing & Development Online Resources

Subjects Taught

Library Classification (Practical), Computer Applications in LIS, Information Storage and Retrieval System, Information Sources in S&T, Information Processing and Organization.

Research Guidance

Supervision of Doctoral Thesis, under progress

Malkeet Singh. Awareness and Use of Web 2.0 Technologies in Indian Institute of Technology (IIT) and Indian Institute of Management (IIM) Libraries in India: A Study, University of Delhi (Date of Registration - 2011). 

Kumar, Rajendra. Research Outputs of Indian Agricultural Institutional: A Study of Periodical Literature, University of Delhi (Date of Registration - 2010).

Gulti, Depti. Use of Classification schemes in Libraries and Information Centers in NCR Delhi: A Study. University of Delhi (Date of registration- 2009).

Malik, Bebi. Citation analysis of Ph.D thesis awarded by University of Delhi in Social Sciences. University of Delhi (Date of registration- 2009).

Supervision of awarded M.Phil dissertations

Malkeet Singh. 2011. Use of E-Journals by Users of Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR) Labs in Delhi: A Study. University of Delhi.

Moirangthem, Easther. 2010. Design and Development of Web-Enabled Online Directory of Library and Information Science Teachers in India. University of Delhi.

Malik, Bebi. 2009. Use of e-journals by the agricultural scientists in the select ICAR institutes in Delhi. University of Delhi.

Neelam. 2009. Application of Information communication Technology in the Libraries of North campus Colleges: A study. Algappa University, Tamilnadu.

Sharma, Sanjeev. 2008. Information Seeking Behaviour of Social Science Research Scholars in the Electronic Environment with Special Reference to Central Library, University of Delhi. Choudhary Devilal University, Hissar.

Junaja, K K. 2008. Evolution, Growth and Development of History Periodicals Published in India during 1953-2007. Choudhary Devilal University, Hissar.

Sharma, Suresh. 2008. A Comparative Study of the Role of the Libraries of Delhi College of Engineering and Netaji Subhas Institute of Technology in Teaching, Research and Development Activities. Choudhary Devilal University, Hissar.

Sharma, Rajeev. 2008. A Study of the Growth, Development and Services of Libraries of Polytechnic Institutes in Delhi. Choudhary Devilal University, Hissar.

Walia, Bhupender. 2008. A Study of the Total Quality Management and Benchmark Practices in the Selected Government Libraries in Delhi. Choudhary Devilal University, Hissar.

Arora, Asha. 2008. A Study of The Total Quality Management and Benchmark Practices in the Selected Libraries and Information Centres of CSIR and DRDO in Delhi. Choudhary Devilal University, Hissar.

Singh, Payal. 2008. Patterns of Research Characteristics and Information Seeking Behaviour of Scientists, Library and Information Resources and Services in a Delhi-Based Defence R&D Environment: An Analytical Study. Vinayaka Mission University

Sharma, Sangeeta. 2007. Open Access Resources in the filed of Science and Technology on Internet: A Study. Annamalai University, Tamilnadu.

Imityaz Ahmad. 2007. Use of e-resources in University Libraries in Delhi. Annamalai University, Tamilnadu.

Ahalawat, Manju. 2007. Application of Information Communication Technology in the Libraries and Information Centres of Management Institutions affiliated to Guru Gobind Singh Indraprastha University, Delhi. Algappa University.

Sharma, Neeru. 2007. Application of Information Communication Technologies in the Library and Information Centres in NOIDA: A Study. Choudhary Devilal University, Hissar.

Arora Mamta. 2007. Total Quality Management and Benchmark Practices in the Selected Engineering College Libraries and Information Centres in Punjab: A study. Choudhary Devilal University, Hissar.

Supervision of M.Phil dissertations, under progress

Naresh, Kumar. 2011. Use of E-Journals by Scientists of Defence Research & Development Organization (DRDO)) Labs in Delhi: A study. University of Delhi. 

Khanchandani, Vanita. 2011. Indian Contribution to Open Access Scholarly Literature in Science and Technology: A Critical Study of directory of Open Access Journals (DOAJ) and Directory of Open Access Repositories (Open DOAR). 

Raja, Naseem. 2011. Research Productivity in Biological Sciences in University of Delhi and Jawaharlal Nehru University: A Comparative Study.

Publications Profile

Books/Monographs (Authored/Edited)

Satija, M P and K P Singh. 2010. Colon Classification (Hindi). New Delhi: Ess Ess Publications.
Singh, K P and others. 2010. Knowledge Management: Issues and strategies. New Delhi: U-Day Publishers and Advertisers.
Singh, K P and Others. 2010. National Conference on Knowledge management in the Globalised Era: Lead papers. New Delhi: Association of Agricultural Librarians and Documentalists of India (AALDI).
Singh, K P and M P Satija. 2009. Glimpses of Indian agricultural education and information use: Soul to rural Indian economy. Germany: LAP LAMBERT Academic Publishing.
Singh, K P. 2006. Universal Decimal Classification: A practical manual. Patiala: Department of Correspondence Courses, Punjabi University.
Satija, MP and K P Singh. 2004. Colon Classification (Practice). Patiala: Department of Correspondence Courses, Punjabi University.
Singh, K P and Sundeep Sharma, Comp. 2004. 22 Years of Library Herald: A Database of Cumulative Index Vol. 21 (1982-83) to Vol. 42 (2004). Delhi: Delhi Library Association.

Research papers published in Refereed/Peer Reviewed Journals

Singh, K P. 2012. Information Use, Satisfaction and Difficulties: A Case Study of Agricultural Scientists in India. Library Philosophy and Practices (Accepted for Publication).
Singh, K P. 2012. Growth and Development of Agricultural Education, Research and Libraries in India: An Historical Account. DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology. 31(1) : (Accepted for Publication).
Singh, K P and Nandi Negi. 2012. Open Access and Scholarly Communication: Role of Public Funded Research and Development Organization of India. IASLIC Bulletin (Accepted for Publication).
Singh, K P. 2012. Designing A Depth Schedule for Area Tables for Dewey Decimal Classification: With Particular Reference to India and Their States. DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology. 32(3): (Accepted for Publication).
Singh, K P, Guest Ed. 2011. Agricultural Information Systems and Services in India. Special issue of DESIDOC Journal of Information Technology (DJLIT). 31(4):.
Singh, K P. 2011. Demographic Characteristics of Agricultural Scientists in India: A Study. SRELS Journal of Information Management (Accepted for Publication).
Singh, K P and Nitu Singh. 2011. Designing A Depth Schedule for Common Auxiliaries of Place in Universal Decimal Classification: With Particular Reference to India and Their States. DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology. 31(6): (Accepted for Publication).
Singh, K P and Easther Moirangthem. 2011. Library and Information Science Education in India: A Current Survey of Teaching and Teachers. Annals of Library and Information Studies. 58(4): (Accepted for Publication).
Singh, K P and Malkeet Singh Gill. 2011. Use of Social Networking Sites by the Research Scholars: A Study of Guru Nanak Dev University, Amritsar. Library Herald. 49(3): 229-241.
Singh, K P, Bebi and Dipti Gulati. 2011. Technological march from Web 1.0 to Web 3.0: A comparative study. Library Herald. 49(2): 146-157.
Singh, K P, Aarti Jain and Parveen Babbar. 2011. DESIDOC Bulletin of information technology: A bibliometric study. SRELS Journal of Information Management. 48(1): 57-68.
Singh, K P and Easther Moirangthem. 2010. Are Delhi Libraries VIP Friendly? : A Case Study of the Information Seeking Behavior and Information Resources of the Visually Impaired People. Library Philosophy and Practices. 5(May): 1-14.
Singh, K P and Nandi Negi. 2010. Design and Development Online Directory: A Case Study of Aerospace Engineering Institutions and Teachers in India. DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology. 30(4): 53-57.
Singh, K P, Easther Moirangthem and Nandi Negi. 2010. Design and Development of a Web Enabled Directory: A Case Study of Teachers of Library and Information Science in India. Library Herald. (4): 376-384.
Singh, K P. 2009. Knowledge Management: Tools, Techniques and Technologies. TECNIA Journal of Management Studies. 4(1): 47-56.
Singh, K P, Neeru Sharma and Nandi Negi. 2009. Use, Availability and Barriers to Information Communication Technologies in the R &D Institutions: A Case Study of the Libraries and Information Centers of Noida, India. DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology. 29(6): 21-31.
Singh, K P and Nandi Negi. 2009. Design and Development Online Directory: A case study of Aerospace Engineering Institutions and Teachers in India. DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology. 30 (1): (Accepted for Publication).
Singh, K P. 2009. Paradigms of users’ characteristics: a study of agricultural scientists in India. Annals of Library and Information Studies. 56: (Accepted for Publication).
Singh, K P, Neeru Sharma and Nandi Negi. 2009. Use, availability and barriers to information communication technologies in the R &D institutions: A case study of the libraries and information centers of NOIDA, India. DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology. 29(6): 21-31.
Singh, K P. 2008. Universal Decimal Classification and its use: A case study of the library & Information centres in Delhi. Extension and Corrections to the UDC. 30(1): 59-65.
Satija, M P and K P Singh. 2008. Mapping of the universe of knowledge in different classification schemes. Journal of Library and Information Science. 33(1-2): 3-20.
Singh, K P and M P Satija. 2007. Information seeking behaviour of agriculture scientists with particular reference to their information seeking strategies. Annals of Library and Information Studies. 54(4): 213-220.
Singh, K P. 2007. Information seeking behavior of agriculture scientists working in the select ICAR institutions in Delhi, and the Punjab Agricultural University, Ludhiana: A study. Library Herald. 45 (4): 370-381.
Singh, K P and M P Satija. 2006. A review of research on information seeking behaviour of agricultural scientists: International perspectives. DESIDOC Bulletin of Information Technology. 26(2): 25-36.
Singh, K P. 2006. Use application of information communication technology in the libraries and information centres of the Defence Research and Development Organization and the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research located at Delhi: A study. Herald of Library Science. 45(1-2): 41-53.

Research papers published in Academic Journals other than Refereed/Peer Reviewed Journals

Satija, M P and K P Singh. 2006. India’s research on information seeking behaviour of agricultural scientists: A literature survey. Library Herald. 44(1): 50-62.
Singh, K P. 2005. Knowledge management and challenges to LIS professionals in electronic age. Library Herald. 43(2): 12-22.
Gaur, Karnika and K P Singh. 2005. Marketing of library and products and services. Library Progress (International). 23(1): 115-123.
Khairah, Namrata and K P Singh. 2005. Knowledge management in corporate organization. Library Progress (International). 25(2): 193-201.
Singh, K P. 2004. Application of information communication technology in the libraries and information centres of the Defence Research and Development Organization and the Council of Scientific and Industrial Research located at Delhi: A study. Library Herald. 42(4): 401-408.
Bhatt, R K and K P Singh. 2004. India’s university libraries: Financial issues and funds raising strategies. Library Herald. 42(1): 39-47.
Singh, K P. 2003. E-journal portal: A web retrieval tool for scholarly communication in digital era. Library Herald. 41(4): 251-258.
Singh, K P. 2003. Automation in Libraries. Library Progress (International). 22(2): 91-99.
Singh, K P. 2002. Electronic information: New opportunities for agricultural scientists. Journal of Library and Information Science. 27(1): 68-76.

Research papers published in Referred/Peer Reviewed Conferences

Singh, K P. 2009. Web based knowledge management system: A proposed model for University of Delhi. In proceedings National Conference on Digitization & Digital Preservation (NCDDP-2009), 2009, New Delhi, 415-423. New Delhi: DESIDOC.
Singh, K P and Neeru Sharma. 2008. Information Communication technology: Application in LIS and opportunities in modern age. In proceedings Recent technological trends in management and library system: Issues and challenges, 2008, New Delhi, 123-144. New Delhi: Wisdom Publications.
Singh, K P, N S Rawat and Rajeev Sharma. 2008. E-Governance: Indian perspectives in the new millennium. In proceedings Recent technological trends in management and library system: Issues and challenges, 2008, 75-83. New Delhi: Wisdom Publications.
Satija, MP and K P Singh. 2007. Sears List of Subject Headings and Knowledge Organization in the Internet Era. In proceedings 53rd All India Library Conference of Indian Library Association, 2007, 531-544. New Delhi: ILA.
Singh, K P and K P Yadav. 2005. Right to information and E-governance: An Indian perspective in the new millennium. In proceedings International Conference on Information Management in a Knowledge Society, 2005, 1026-1028. Calcutta: IASLIC.
Singh, K P and R K Bhatt. 2004. Electronic commerce and its application in libraries and information centers, in Digital Information Exchange: Pathways to Build Global Information Society. In proceedings 22nd Annual Convention & Conference, Madras, New Delhi: Society for Information Science, 508-513.
Singh, K P. 2004. Knowledge management: Challenges for LIS professionals in changing environment. In proceedings International Conference on Digital Libraries, February 24-27, 2004, New Delhi.
Bhatt, R K and K P Singh. 2004. Digital libraries: Emergence, features, challenges and opportunities. In proceedings International conference on digital libraries, Vol.1, 2004, New Delhi, 49-53.
Singh, K P. 2004. R & D activities of the Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi in the growth and development of LIS Education and Research in India. In proceedings 21 National Conference on Partnership of LIS Teachers and Librarians in Professional Development, November 18–20, 2004, Nagpur University, Nagpur, 246-247. Hyderabad: IATLIS.
Singh, K P. 2002. Online services to bioscience databases, in Electronic information environment and library services: A contemporary paradigm. In proceedings All India conference papers of 48th ILA, December 22-25, 2002, Bangalore, 44-53. Delhi: Indian Library Association.

Research papers Published in Conferences/Seminar other than Refereed/Peer Reviewed Conferences

Singh, K P. 2010. Growth and development of agricultural education and research in India. In proceedings Souvenir of National Conference on Knowledge management in the Globalised Era: Lead papers, 21-23rd April 2010, New Delhi, 33-49. New Delhi: Association of Agricultural Librarians and Documentalists of India (AALDI).
Singh, K P and Dipti Gulati. 2010. Comparative study of features and modules of selected library automation softwares in India. In proceedings National Conference on Knowledge management in the Globalised Era: Lead papers, 21-23rd April 2010, New Delhi, 301-308. New Delhi: Association of Agricultural Librarians and Documentalists of India (AALDI).
Satija, M P and K P Singh. 2010. Knowledge management and Indian tradition: An overview. In proceedings National Conference on Knowledge management in the Globalised Era: Lead papers, 21-23rd April 2010, New Delhi, 37-42. New Delhi: Association of Agricultural Librarians and Documentalists of India (AALDI).
Singh, K P. 2010. RSS as a tool for increase user awareness of e-resources in the college libraries: An innovative approach to information access and use in changing scenario (Keynote address). In proceedings Two Days National Conference, 6-7th February 2010, Nagpur, 9-10. Nagpur: Dayanand Arya Kanya Mahavidhyala.
Singh, K P and Dipti Gulati. 2010. Learning to E-learning: A paradigm shift in information age, issues and opportunities. In proceedings Vol.2: International Conference on Digital Libraries, 24-27 February 2010, New Delhi, 894-902. New Delhi: TERI.

Other publications (Edited works/Books reviews/festschrift volumes etc.)

Books Reviews

Singh, K P. 2009. Review of Electronics resources management in libraries: Research and practice, by Holly HU and Scott Breivold. Journal of Library and Information Science. 36(1):.
Singh, K P. 2009. Review of Book Numbers: Indian and Cutter, by MP Satija. Knowledge Organization International. 36(1):.
Singh, K P. 2007. Review of Cataloguing and Classification: An introduction, by Lois Mai Chan. Library Herald. 45(4):.
Singh, K P. 2004. Review of Library and Information Profession in India: Reflections and Redemptions: Festschrift in Honour of Dr. P S G Kumar, by CP Vashishth and MP Satija. Library Herald. 42(2):.
Singh, K P. 2004. Review of A dictionary of knowledge organization, by MP Satija. Library Herald. 42(3):.
Singh, K P. 2004. Review of English-Hindi dictionary of technical terms in library and information science, by SP Sood. Library Herald. 42(4):.
Singh, K P. 2004. Review of Exercises in the 22nd edition of Dewey decimal classification, by M P Satija. Journal of Library and Information Science. 29(2):.

Festschrift Volumes

Singh, K P. 2011. Library and information science education in India: An account of hundred years (1911-2011) (Accepted for Publication).
Singh, K P. 2010. Agricultural education and research in India. In Knowledge Management: Issues and Strategies, ed. K P Singh and others, 3-19, New Delhi: U-Day Publishers and Advertisers.
Satija, M P and K P Singh. 2010. Classification: A universal constant. In Confetti of thoughts on library and information studies: Essays in honour of Prof. (Dr.) C V Rajan Pillai, ed. Humayoon Kabir and K G Sudhier, New Delhi: Author Press.
Singh, K P. 2009. Use, availability and barriers to information communication technologies in the management institutes: A case study of the selected libraries of Guru Govind Singh Indraprashtha University, Delhi. In published in Prof N Laxman Rao Festschrift 2011.
Singh, K P. 2009. Information seeking behavior of visually impaired people: A case study of selected libraries in Delhi. In Vol.1 Library and Information Science in Digital Age: Festschrift in honour of Prof. MP Satija, ed. Jagtar Singh, I V Malhan and Trishanjeet Kaur, 102-116, New Delhi: ESS ESS Publications.
Khairah, Namratha and K P Singh. 2008. Knowledge management in corporate organization. In Perspectives on knowledge organization, ed. I V Malhan and Shivarama Rao, 295-307, USA: Scarecrow Press.
Singh, K P and Anita Sharma. 2008. Use and Evaluation of Library Software Packages in Management Libraries in Delhi: A case study. In Management of E-resources in Academic Libraries, ed. M Koteswara Rao and others, 201-216, Hyderabad: BS Publications.
Singh, K P, A Jain and P Babbar. 2007. DESIDOC bulletin of information technology: A bibliometric study. In Vista of Information Management: Professor HR Chopra Felicitation, ed. Venkata P Rao, 296-308, Ambala: Wisdom House and Academic Publications.
Singh, K P and others. 2004. The Emergence of information explosion and its sustainable management. In Vol.1: Information, communication, library and community development: Festschrift in honour of Prof. C P Vashishth, ed. Ramesh B Babu and Gopalakrishan, 21-32, New Delhi: B R Publishing Corporation.
Singh, K P. 2004. E Learning: opportunities, challenges and implications in LIS profession in digital era. In Vol.1: Library and information profession in India: Reflections and redemptions: Festschrift in honour of Dr. P S G Kumar, ed. C P Vashishth and M P Satija, 106-114, Delhi: B R Publishing Corporation.

CONFERENCE PARTICIPATION/PRESENTATIONS

Participation as Paper/Poster Presenter

Singh, K P and others. 2009. Financial Management of Library & Information Centers in e environment:  Paper Presented at the National Conference on Financial Management of LIC in e-environment, New Delhi, 31st May 2009. New Delhi: Delhi Library Association: Naraina Vihar,. 2009. P231. ISBN: 81-903417- (Organized by Delhi Library Association & Indian Agricultural Research Institute Library)

Singh, K P. 2008. E-Governance: Indian perspectives in the new millennium. Paper presented at the National Conference on Recent technological trends in management and library system: Issues and challenges, January 4-5, 2008, Pacific Institute of Management, New Delhi.

Singh, K P. 2007. Sears List of Subject Headings and Knowledge Organization in the Internet Era. Paper presented at the 53rd All India Library Conference of Indian Library Association, December 13-16, 2007, Osmania University, Hyderabad.

Singh, K P. 2005. Right to information and E-governance: Indian perspective in 21st century. Paper presented at the International Conference on Information Management in a Knowledge Society (ICIM-2005), Feb 21-25, 2005, Mumbai.

Singh, K P. 2004. Knowledge Management: Challenges to LIS professionals in changing environment. Paper presented at the International Conference on Digital Libraries (ICDL), Feb 24- 27, 2004, TERI, New Delhi.

Singh, K P. 2002. Online Services to Bioscience Databases. Paper presented at the 48th ILA Conference, December, 2002, NIMHANS, Bangalore.

Research Projects (Major Grants/Research Collaboration)

Name of Project: Design and development of a Portal of Library and Information Science (LIS) in India.
Position in Project: Principal Investigator
Period: 2011- till date 
Funding Agency: University Grants Commission (UGC), New Delhi
Grant: Rs 4.65 Lac

Name of Project: Designing and Development of Web Enabled Directory of the Teachers and Teaching Institutions of Aerospace Engineering in India.
Position in Project: Principal Investigator
Period: July 2008 - 2011
Funding Agency: Aeronautics Research & Development Board, Defence Research & Development Organization, Ministry of Defence, Govt. of India, New Delhi.
Grant: Rs 7.12 lac

Name of Project: Compilation of Definitional Dictionary Library and Information Science
Position in Project: Core Group Member and Local Coordinator
Period: 2007-
Funding Agency: Commission For Scientific and Technical Terminology (CSTT), Ministry of Human Resources and Development, Government of India, New Delhi

Awards and distinctions

SATKAL Young Librarian Award 2011.

DRDO-JRF (Library and Information Science), 1998.

UGC-JRF/NET (Library and Information Science), 1997.

Gold Medal Award for securing first position in M.Sc. (Agri), 1993.

ICAR-JRF (Agricultural Sciences), 1992.

Association with Professional Bodies

Editing

Member, Editorial Board, Journal of Library and Information Science.

Reviewing

Reviewer, Annals of Library and Information Studies.

Reviewer, DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology.

Committees and Boards

University Observer, Appointment of Lecturers in Delhi College of Arts & Commerce, University of Delhi, Netaji Nagar, New Delhi (5th, 13th & 14th August 2008).

University Observer, Appointment of Lecturers in Swamisardanand College, Alipur, University of Delhi (20th & 24th September 2008)

University Observer, Appointment of Lecturers in Laxmibai College, University of Delhi Ashok Vihar, Delhi (22nd, 24th & 26th September & 6th October 2008)

Subject Expert & Local Coordinator (LIS), Committee for Compilation of Library and Information Science Definitional Dictionary, constituted by Commission For Scientific and Technical Terminology (CSTT), Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India (2005- )

Subject Expert (Agricultural Sciences), Committee for Compilation of Glossary of Soil Science constituted by Central Soil Salinity Research Institute (CSSRI) a national laboratory of Indian Council of Agricultural Research (ICAR), Ministry of Agriculture, Government of India, Karnal (Haryana) (2004- )

Subject Expert (LIS), Committee for Compilation of Library and Information Science Glossary’ constituted by Commission For Scientific and Technical Terminology (CSTT), Ministry of Education, Government of India, R K Puram, New Delhi (2003-2005)

Memberships

Life Member, Indian Association of Teachers in Library and Information Science (IATLIS), Hyderabad.

Life Member, Indian Library Association (ILA), Delhi .

Life Member, Punjab Library Association (PLA), Patiala (Punjab).

Life Member, Satija Research Foundation for Library & Information Science (SRFLIS).

Life member, Delhi Library Association (DLA), Delhi.

Life member, Indian Association of Special Libraries and Information Centers (IASLIC), Kolkatta.

Life member, Society for Information Science (SIS), New Delhi.

Member, Delhi Library Science Students’ Association (DULSA), DLIS, University of Delhi.

Member, Delhi University Teachers Association (DUTA), University of Delhi, Delhi.

Office Bearer

Executive Member, Delhi Library Association (DLA), New Delhi

Other Activities

Worked as Deputy Superintendent of Examination for conducting the BLISc and MLISc November/December 2009 Exams, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi.

Worked as Course Coordinator, One-Week Refresher Course in Library and Information Science organized from 8th -15th May 2009 for the school Librarians held & organized by the Central Tibetan School Administration Hqrs, Department of Higher and Secondary Education, Ministry of Education, Govt. of India, SS Plaza, Community Centre, Sector-3, Rohini, Delhi-110 085.

Worked as Deputy Superintendent of Examination for conducting the BLISc and MLISc May 2009 Exams, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi.

Worked as Deputy Superintendent of Examination for conducting the MLISc Entrance -2009 Exams, Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi.

Worked as  Coordinator for BLISc Internship Training Programme-2009, Department of Library & Information Science, University of Delhi

Worked as Teacher In-charge, DULSA (Delhi University Library Science Students’ Association), Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi. (for the academic session 2008-2009)

Worked as Coordinator for BLISc Internship Training Programme-2008, Department of Library & Information Science, University of Delhi

Worked as Deputy Superintendent of Examination for conducting the BLISc and MLISc April/May 2oo8 in the Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi

Worked as Deputy Superintendent of Examination for conducting the BLISc and MLISc Nov/Dec 2oo8 in the Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi.

Worked as Deputy Superintendent of Examination for conducting the BLISc and MLISc April/May 2oo7 in the Department of Library and Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi.

Worked as Associate Tour- in-Charge for National Educational Tour for BLIS and MLISc students to visit the libraries and information centers at Chandigarh, Shimla, Manali (Punjab and Himachal Pradesh on ( 27th Feb - 04th March 2006)

Worked as Course Coordinator for ‘Refresher Course in Library and Information Science for Central Schools of Tibetans held on 08th- 17th May 2006 at Central Tibetan School Administration Hqrs, Department of Higher and Secondary Education, Ministry of Education, Govt. of India, SS Plaza, Community Centre, Sector-3, Rohini, Delhi

Worked as ‘Tour-In-Charge’ for National Educational Tour for the BLIS and MLISc students to visit the libraries and information centers at Jaipur, Ajmer, Udaipur, Chittorgarh and Mount Abu (Rajasthan) during 8-14th March, 2005

Worked as ‘Associate Tour-in-Charge to organized a National Educational Tour for the BLIS and MLISc students to visits the libraries and information centers Pantnagar, Nanaital, Dehradun, Mussorree, Haridwar and Roorkee. (Uttarnchal) from 2-9th March 2003.

Worked as ‘Tour-in-charge to organized a National Educational Tour for the BLIS and MLISc students to visit the libraries and information at Kota, Bundi, Chittoargarh, Udaipur, MoutAbu, Ajmer and Jaipur (Rajasthan) from   9-16th February 2002

Worked as ‘Coordinator’ for maintenance of the ‘University Wide Area Network (DU WAN) in Department of Library and Information Science.

Participated in FID International Conference held at Delhi in 1998.

Participated in International Conference on Asian Digital Libraries (ICADL) held at Bangalore in December 2001.

Participated in IASLIC National Conference held at Dehradun in December 14-17, 2003.

Participated in the Refresher Course in Library and Information Science held at CPDHE, University of Delhi, Delhi from February 5-26, 2003.

Participated in International CALIBER Conference held at Jamia Milla Islamia, New Delhi, Feb, 2004.

Participated in Two Days National Seminar on Access to Scholarly Electronic Journals/Databases under UGC Infonet organized by INFLIBNET and held at University of Delhi, Delhi, from 14-15 December 2004.

Participated in 51st ILA National Conference held at Kurukashetra University, Kurukashetra in 16-18th December 2005.

Participated in 53rd ILA National Conference held at Osmania University, Hyderabad from 12-16th December 2007.

Attended a ‘Four Week Orientation Course (OR-45)’ held at SGTK College, University of Delhi, organized by Center for Professional Development in Higher Education (CPDHE), University of Delhi, Delhi from 15th April-13th May, 2005. And presented a project report entitled “Implementing Knowledge Management in University of Delhi: Issues, challenges and opportunities”.

Participated in two day seminar on “Computerization of School Library Activities and Operations” organized School Library Development Group (SLDG), Centre for Science Education and Communication (CSEC), University of Delhi, Delhi on 25-26th March 2006 also acted as Penalist.

Participated in One day seminar on “Information Literacy and Sensitization” organized by SALIS Northern Chapter and Delhi College of Engineering, University of Delhi, Delhi on 23.12.2006.

Participated in one day seminar on “Benchmarking and Best Practices in Special Libraries” organized by SLA Asian Chapter and held at Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA), New Delhi, on February 02, 2007.

Participated in two day seminar on “School Libraries in India: Challenges and Opportunities in the 21st Century” organized School Library Development Group (SLDG), Centre for Science Education and Communication (CSEC), University of Delhi, Delhi on February 24-25, 2007.

Participated in Two day National Conference on “Changing Information Landscape: Impact of ICT” organized by National Resource Centre (NRC), National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT), New Delhi, on March 01-02, 2007.

Participated in One day seminar on “Benchmarking and Best Practices in Special Libraries” organized by SLA-Asian Chapter held on 2nd February 2007 at Indian Institute of Public Administration (IIPA), New Delhi. (Special Invitee by the SLA-Asian Chapter)

Participated in Two Days national seminar on “ICT Application in Libraries and Convergence” organized and held at National Institute of Fashion Technology (NIFT) from 24-25th February 2007. (Deputed as University Delegate)

Participated in Four days “Tenth National Convention on Knowledge, Library and Information Networking (NACLIN-2007)” held at India International Centre, New Delhi from 20-23rd November 2007. (Deputed as University Delegate)

Participated in One Day event on e-Granthalaya Developers Meet 2008 organized and held at National Informatics Centre, Ministry of Communications and Information Technology, Govt. of India, New Delhi on 27th February 2008.

Attended One Day seminar on “Library Services in 21st Century” Organized by Indian Library Association (ILA) held at Pragati Madain, New Delhi on 3rd February 2008.

Participated in Five days Workshop on “KOHA (An Open Source Integrated Library Software) held and organized by DELNET, New Delhi from 10-13th March 2008.

Participated Two days “Expert Group Meeting for Developing Training Modules” held and organized by NCERT, New Delhi from 27th-28th March 2008.

Participated in “Five Days Workshop to create MLIS question bank for online evaluation” held and organized by IGNOU from 7th -11th April 2008.