Library Media Centre and Library media Specialist ?can i suggest another one?
Library and information centre and school information ofiicer
The concept of teacher librarian is detriment to the new
comer librarians or KVS librarians, who were in aspirant to take their
career beyond KVS, your experience and tenure in KVS might not taken as
important by other people. Further, in western school education, the teacher
librarian can be school administrator, which was not possible with Indian
education system. If KVS will consider Librarians can be eligible to sit
departmental exam for promotion then this nomenclature is fine.
Color code for primary books will limit, confine, and restrict
the options of those students of primary who were in advance state of
Replacement cost of lost book, should not left only at present
market value, it will delay the decision of amount of collect, because it is
not easy way to all library find out the present value of book. It can be out
of print, publisher may vanish so many factors are there. Therefore, inflation
and deflation cost and length of use (period) should taken into account.
No fine for overdue of student, will give a wrong idea to
students in the future dealing with Library after the school career. Because
almost all libraries have overdue charge system, let it be a minimal, so that
students will get a lesson how to deal with public property. Or the weaker
section of people may exempt from it.
In software part of standardization along with E-granthalaya,
standardize data entry is also a important part to reduce noise in search union
catalogue, so a broad data entry guideline required. Along with OPAC, WEB-OPAC
should recommend because every KV has its web portals.
On duty part, job of Librarians should not divert to class
room teaching, this inclusion is required. Limited independent
financial purchase powers for Librarian, like in CMP same given to HM.
Otherwise, every time librarian has to wait & suffer for clerical
Kendriya Vidyalaya Sangathan (KVS) and National Informatics Centre
(NIC) shall sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU)
Customizationof eGranthalaya software as per the requirements of KV
of software and related documents (installation guide, manuals,
Trainingfor KV Librarians (Region-wise) on the installation and
running of eGranthalaya. During the training, NIC can identify librarians who
can act as resource persons at regional/cluster levels.
up-dation of the software
Devising standard procedures and
Development of a
KV Library Network on e-Granthalaya web (cloud) platform
hosted on NIC server and the creation of a Union catalogue from where all the
KV libraries can retrieve the catalogue data and hence avoids duplication of
work and save time.
comprehensive technical support from NIC.
outsourcing for technical processing of existing
Establishment of a toll free call
centre for resolving the software
mentioned is just as replica of govt of India provision. Govt. of India did not
mind of school lib while framing such rules, so it was framed keeping in mind
of public lib and central secretariat lib, parliament lib, delhi public lib
we have our own Lib policy we should frame as per our functional natures, needs
and concerns. Ours is an autonomous body, we can frame our own rule with the
basic structure of Govt of India provisions. There should be addition of few
clauses in respect of class lib condemnation.
class lib books are highly prone to damage because the users are tiny tots.
There should be a permissible written off from the stock at least 40-45 books
every year, costing each below Rs. 50 – Rs 60, these are pamphlet like
documents, exposure to damage after short period of use. The process should go
through lib committee-principal-librarian. Should not followed lengthy process
of same as Vidyalaya article condemnation?