Indian Space Research Organisation hiring for Library Assistant
Company :
Indian Space Research Organisation (ISRO)
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Job Role :
Library Assistant
Eligibility :
Master's Degree (Library Science)
Experience :
Job Location :
Last Date :
01 Apr 2019

Company Profile:

Space activities in the country started during early 1960s with the scientific investigation of upper atmosphere and ionosphere over the magnetic equator that passes over Thumba near Thiruvananthapuram using small sounding rockets Realising the immense potential of space technology for national development, Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, the visionary leader envisioned that this powerful technology could play a meaningful role in national development and solving the problems of common man.
Thus, Indian Space programme born in the church beginning, space activities in the country, concentrated on achieving self reliance and developing capability to build and launch communication satellites for television broadcast, telecommunications and meteorological applications; remote sensing satellites for management of natural resources.

Nature of Job:

Acquisition of documents; Cataloguing and classification of documents; Journals/Serials control; Reader’s services; Developing information services/current awareness services; Database management; Monitoring printed and online resources; Digital library/institutional repository applications; Working knowledge of library management software such as Libsys and Koha; Online database searches; Website design and maintenance.


Graduate + First Class Master’s Degree in Library Science/Library & Information or Equivalent from recognized University/Institution.

Age Limit:

35 years as on 01.04.2019 (38 years in case of OBC candidates).

How to Apply:

The application for on-line registration will be hosted in the ISRO web-site between 12.03.2019 and 01.04.2019 Candidates may visit our web-site at to register their applications on-line between 12.03.2019 and 01.04.2019 The candidates registered under National Career Services (NCS) portal and fulfilling the eligibility conditions may visit ISRO website and follow the application procedure as stated.