Uttara University



Job Responsibilities

  • 1. Full-fledged library circulation services to students and faculty
  • 2. Knowledge on developing DSpace or Digital Institutional Repository
  • 3. Knowledge on implementing library software systems such as Koha ILS
  • 4. Conducting faculty workshop on creating research profiles and selecting and publishing in journals with high impact factors
  • 5. Student orientation including plagiarism and using an plagiarism software including Turn It In, Grammarly, Mendeley, etc and conducting research support workshop
  • 6. Knowledge on Vufind, Marc-21, Dublin Core Metadata
  • 7. Managing e-resource subscription
  • 8. Developing library website
  • 9. Developing an effective Digital Library System;
  • 10. Maintaining the Koha Integrated Library System;
  • 11. Managing library budgets and resources.
  • 12. Be responsible for developing a library and information resources center supporting teaching, independent research, and learning in the university.
  • 13. Ensuring that library services meet the needs of users.
  • 14. Developing IT facilities in the library.
  • 15. Assisting readers to use computer equipment, conducting literature searches etc.
  • 16. Promoting the library’s resources to users.
  • 17. Collecting and cataloging library resources including books, films, and publications.
  • 18. Helping people locate reference and leisure reading materials.
  • 19. Maintaining library records and ensuring they are up to date.
  • 20. Performing regular audits of the information and inventory on file.
  • 21. Educating patrons on how to properly search for information using the library databases.
  • 22. Managing planning, and employee activities.
  • 23. Overseeing the check-out process for books and other resource materials.
  • 24. Organizing and hosting book sales, author signings, and other reading events.
  • 25. Clarifying the use of library amenities and providing information about library policies.
  • 26. Ensuring the library meets the needs of precise groups of its users, including postgraduate students and disabled students.

Employment Status


Educational Requirements

  • Education requirement:-
  • • Honors and Master’s degree in Information Science and Library Management with an excellent academic background.
  • • Strong communication skills (written & spoken) in both English & Bengali;
  • • Proficiency in using the current suite of MS Office productivity tools (e.g. MS Office, Internet and PowerPoint);

Experience Requirements

  • At least 15 year(s)

Additional Requirements

  • Age at least 40 years
  • • Skills in the following fields are required:
  • – Technical expertise in library software implementation and management;
  • – Knowledge in categorizing the research articles of the teachers and students and also be an expert in detecting plagiarism using plagiarism software;

Job Location

Dhaka (Uttara West)


  • As per the Uttara University policy.

Job Source Online Job Posting.

Published on: 23 Aug 2023


Employment Status: Full-time

Experience: At least 15 year(s)

Age: Age at least 40 years

Job Location: Dhaka (Uttara West)

Application Deadline: 18 Sep 2023

Published On

23 Aug 2023

Company Information

Uttara University

Address : House-04, Road-15, Sector-06, Uttara Model Town, Uttara, Dhaka-1230.

Business : Educational non-profit organization

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