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Vacancy Announcement

isms | 29 December, 2013 04:20

Vacancy Announcement
Kathmandu University (KU) is an autonomous, not-for-profit institution of higher learning dedicated to maintaining high standards of academic excellence.  Pursuing the mission of providing quality education for leadership, KU is in the forefront of knowledge industry in the field of management, science and technology, and liberal arts.

KU is looking for committed, competent, and qualified professionals to take upon Contract position in its central office.


Position: Librarian

Job Description:

The responsibilities will be to:


  • Manage the planning, administrative and budgeting functions of Library and Information services, which includes formulating overall library strategies, policies, rules and guidelines.
  • Provide effective access to library collections and resources
  • Maintain the organization of Library materials
  • Provide library services in response to the information needs of library users.
  • Manage library services in response to changing needs
  • Manage Online subscription and Information services



Minimum Qualification Required:

·   Master Degree in Library Science/ Information Science or related area from a recognized University

Abilities and Competencies Required:

·   Knowledge of research and information gathering systems and method

·   Knowledge about library programming standards and systems

·   Knowledge about e-library and ability to use IT applications & software to manage and administer the Library and conduct Internet searches.

·   Ability to communicate, negotiate and maintain relations with employees, external experts and agencies.

·   Ability to make verbal presentations in individual and group environment

·   Ability to write reports and guidelines of professional standards both in English and Nepali

Preference will be given to those having work experiences as Librarian in reputed organization

 Salary is negotiable for highly qualified and experienced candidates.

Only short-listed candidates will be contacted for further selection process

Interested applicants are requested to send their CV with cover letter and attested copies of relevant academic and citizenship certificates, Photograph-two (2) PP size), Name and Contact address of two references to the following address by January 5, 2014.


Kathmandu University


Kathmandu, Nepal


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