Supreme Court Of India invites applications from the eligible candidates for the post of Director (Library) in Level 13 of the Pay Matrix with initial Basic Pay of Rs.1,23,100/- plus other allowances as admissible under the rules.

Age Requirement: Candidates should not be less than 40 years of age as on 1.11.2021


1. A degree in Law of a University in India recognized by the Bar Council of India or by any State Bar Council for enrolment as an Advocate.

2. Master's Degree in Library Science of a recognized University.

3. Diploma in Computer Application recognized by AICTE/DOEACC or equivalent or Library Automation Course conducted by National Institute of Science Communication and Information Resources.

4. Knowledge of computer operation. It includes -

(i) Knowledge and experience of working with any standard "Library Automation Software" for Housekeeping activities in the library such as cataloguing, acquisition and circulation etc.,

(ii) Knowledge and experience of computerized search both of on-line and off-line databases including of retrieval of desired information through various search engines/processes and

(iii) Knowledge and experience of any software for developing In-House databases for documentation work

Work Experience

Minimum 4 years experience as Chief Librarian or in an equivalent post ( in Level 12 of Pay Matrix) in any prestigious library preferably a Law Library;


Minimum 7 years composite experience with at least 2 years experience as Chief Librarian or in an equivalent post (in Level 12 of Pay Matrix) and as a Librarian (in Level 11 of the Pay Matrix) or in an equivalent post in any prestigious Library preferably a Law Library.

How to Apply: Candidates who fulfil the prescribed qualifications, experience, age requirement and other eligibility conditions as of 1.11.2021 should apply giving full particulars including date of birth, educational qualifications, specialized knowledge and experience supported by self-attested copies of all the relevant certificates and a passport size photograph. Candidates already in service should submit their application through the proper channel only. The applications should reach the Branch Officer (Recruitment Cell), Supreme Court of India, Tilak Marg, New Delhi -110001 latest by 31.12.2021.

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