TELANGANA STATE PUBLIC SERVICE COMMISSION: HYDERABAD
NOTIFICATION NO. 07/2017
LIBRARIAN (SCHOOL) IN RESIDENTIAL EDUCATIONAL INSTITUTIONS SOCIETIES
Applications are invited Online from qualified candidates through the proforma Application to be made available on Commission’s WEBSITE (www.tspsc.gov.in) to the post of Librarian(schools) in Residential Educational Institutions Societies
Submission of ONLINE applications from Dt. 10/02/2017
Last date for submission of ONLINE applications Dt. 04/03/2017
Name of the Post
Librarian (School) in Telangana Social Welfare Residential Educational Institutions Societies
No of Post:137
Librarian (School) in Mahatama Jothiba Phule Telangana Backward Classes Welfare Residential Educational Institutions Societies
No of Post:119
Qualification: Any Degree with BLIS
Age Limit: 18 to 44 years (Relaxation for SC/ST-5 years, 3 years for OBC and 10 years for PWD)
Application Fee: Rs.200
Examination Centre: The Written Examination (Objective Type) will be held at HYDERABAD (including HMDA Jurisdiction) only or all erstwhile District head quarters.
- ART TEACHER IN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS
- CRAFT TEACHERS IN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS
- MUSIC TEACHERS IN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS
- STAFF NURSES IN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS
- PET TEACHER IN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS
- PHYSICAL DIRECTOR IN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS
- POST GRADUATE TEACHERS IN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS
- TRAINED GRADUATE TEACHERS IN RESIDENTIAL SCHOOLS
HOW TO UPLOAD THE APPLICATION FORM:
(i) The Applicants have to read the User Guide for Online Submission of Applications
and then proceed further.
I Step: The Candidate has to visit the WEBSITE http://www.tspsc.gov.in and fill the OTR
application if not registered earlier to obtain TSPSC ID. While filling the same, the candidates have to ensure that there are no mistakes in it. The Commission bears no responsibility for the mistakes, if any, made by the candidates.
II STEP: The candidates have to visit the website http://www.tspsc.gov.in
Starting Date for Apply Online - 10-02-2017
Last Date for Apply Online - 04-03-2017
Date of Written Exam - 16-04-2017
Pattern of Examination
Paper – I General Studies and General Abilities 150 150 150
Paper-II Library and Information Science 150 150 150
Paper - I: General Studies and General Abilities
1. Current Affairs – Regional, National & International.
2. Indian Constitution; Indian Political System; Governance and Public Policy.
3. Social Exclusion; Rights issues such as Gender, Caste, Tribe, Disability etc.and inclusive policies.
4. Society Culture, Civilization Heritage, Arts and Literature of India and Telangana
5. General Science; India’s Achievements in Science and Technology
6. Environmental Issues; Disaster Management- Prevention and Mitigation Strategies and Sustainable Development.
7. Economic and Social Development of India and Telangana.
8. Socio-economic, Political and Cultural History of Telangana with special emphasis on Telangana Statehood Movement and formation of Telangana state.
9. Moral Values and Professional Ethics in Education.
10. Analytical Abilities: Logical Reasoning and Data Interpretation.
11. Basic English
Paper-II Library and Information Science
Unit-1: Foundations of Library and Information Science
Five Laws of library Science; Types of Libraries and their functions; Library Movement in Telangana, Important libraries in Telangana; Library legislation in India; Library Extension Services;Library Association in India, UK and USA - ILA, IASLIC, SIS, LA and ALA; National & International organizations promoting Library Development-RRRLF,NASSDOC, NISCAIR, DESIDOC, IFLA and UNESCO
Unit-2: Information, Communication and Society
Data, Information and Knowledge; Information as a Resource / Commodity; Role of Information in Socio-Economic Development; Information Society, Knowledge Society; Knowledge Management; Information Generation, Collection, Storage and Dissemination; Communication -Channels, Barriers; National Knowledge Commission; Intellectual Property Rights; Copyright; Right to Information Act
Unit-3: Information Sources
Source of information-Primary , Secondary and Tertiary;Documentary and Non documentary;
Reference Sources- Dictionaries; Encyclopedias; Geographical Sources; Biographical Sources; Year Books / Almanacs, Directories and Handbooks; Statistical sources; Bibliographies, Union Catalogs, Indexing and Abstracting 13 Periodicals; Serial Publications; E-Documents - e-Books; E-Journals; Databases Bibliographic;Numeric; and Full text
Unit-4: Information Services
Information services- Bibliographic services, Indexing and Abstracting services, CAS,SDI, Document Delivery Services, Referral services; Online Services; User Education and User Studies; Information. Seeking Behaviour and Information Needs; Information Literacy.
Unit-5: Information Processing (Classification and Cataloguing)
Organization of knowledge/information; Modes of formation of subjects; Library classification-Canons, Laws and Principles; Notation & Mnemonics; Fundamental categories; Call Number; Common isolates; Library classification Schemes-DDC, UDC, and CC; Library Cataloguing-Canons, Laws and Principles; Library cataloguing codesCCC and AACR-II; Bibliographic standards: ISBD, MARC and CCF; Indexing-PreCoordinate , Post-Coordinate; Vocabulary control - Thesaurus, Lists of Subjects Headings; Information Storage & Retrieval (ISAR): Search Strategies; Boolean
Operators; Evaluation of ISAR
Unit-6: Library Management
Management-Principles, Functions, Schools of Thought; Organizational Structure; Planning ; Decisionmaking; System study-Analysis, evaluation and design; Collection Development (Books Serials, nonbook, Material)- Principles of book selection; acquisition procedures; ISBN, ISSN; Maintenance; Preservation & Conservation; Human Resources Management; Financial Management-Resources generation, Budgeting, Cost and Cost-Benefit analysis; PERT, CPM; Library Buildings, equipment &furniture; Marketing information products and services; Total Quality Management
Unit-7: Fundamentals of Information Technology
Information Technology –Software and Hardware; storage devices; Software –Operating Systems ; Application Software; Client-Server Technology; Different types of Servers.; Communication Technology – Telecommunications; Modem; Router; Wi Fi; Transmission Media; Networking Concepts – Topologies- LAN, MAN, WAN; Communication Tools and Techniques – Fax, E-mail, Tele Conferencing, Video Conferencing, Voice Mail. Hyper Text and Hyper Media. List Serve / Electronic groups.;Standards; Protocols and Formats; Interoperability. ; Internet Basics – WWW; Web Browsers; Search Engines; Internet Connectivity; Data Security- Computer Viruses.
Unit-8: Library Automation And Networks
Library Automation -Areas of Automation; Hardware and Software selection; OPAC; Resource Sharing and Library Networks-ERNET, NICNET, DELNET, INFLIBNET; OCLC; Library Consortia; Information systems- INIS, AGRIS, PUBMED, INSPEC; Software for Library Automation.
Unit-9: Digital Libraries
Digital Library Initiatives; Digitization – Software & hardware; Standards; File formats; Metadata; Digital Collection Management – e-books; e-journals; Databases; Electronic Thesis & Dissertations; Resource Discovery – Search engines; search tools &techniques; Digital Rights Management, copyright & plagiarism
Unit-10: Research Methodology
Types of Research; Scientific Method; Hypothesis , Data Collection; Sampling techniques; Methods of Research-Historical , Case Study, Survey, experimental method etc.; Data Analysis & Interpretation; Report Writing; Bibliometrics, Scientometrics and Webometrics
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