Staff Directory

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Name & Designation

Responsibilities  E-mail ID Contact No. Photo
 Dr. K. Umeshareddy
 Librarian & Head
Library Administration and Management

librarian or



Umesh Reddy K


 Dr. Suresh Balutagi
 Deputy Librarian
Collection Strategy and Development, Scholarly Communication, Specialized Services, User Liaison, Faculty Profiling and Research Information System Management, Circulation, Reference Service,  Trainees' Engagement, Institutional Membership, Document  Delivery Service (DDS), Inter-Library Loan (ILL)  bbsuresh  2610 SB


 Mr. Nagarjuna Pitty
 Principle Research Scientist
Software development & IT infrastructure. nagarjuna 2409 PN


 Dr. Francis Jayakanth  
 Senior Scientific Officer
e-Resources life cycle management, Website design, maintenance and administration, e-Resources usage metrics, Administration & maintenance of institutional repository service for IISc research publications (ePrints@IISc), Publisher Relations, Turnitin Administration, Document Delivery Support for IISc users, User education and orientation, IT Infrastructure Planning, Off-campus access set up, administration and maintenance through Shibboleth IdP, LIS-Forum (E-mail-based discussion forum) administration and moderation. CSD database administration and maintenance   francis 2511 FJ


 Mr. Ashish Kumar Ahirwal
 Assistant Librarian
Collection Development, Acquisition Management of Print & Electronic Books, Operate and Manage Traditional & LMS House Keeping Operations: Classification & Cataloging, Technical Processing, New Arrivals  ashisha 3013 AKA


 Mr. Pradeep Kavi
 Assistant Librarian
Electronic Theses & Dissertations (ETD), Updating Library Website, e-Newsletters, Data analytics  pradeepkavi - Pradeep kavi


 Mr. R.M. Umesh
 Library Assistant - Grade I
Binding and Processing  umeshrm 2869 RMU


 Mr. Prathwin Banerji
 Administrative Assistant
Office Communications, Purchase Orders, Leave Management, Recordkeeping



2408 PB


 Mr. R. Praveenkumar
 Administrative Assistant
Office Communications, Purchase Orders, Leave Management, Recordkeeping



2408 Praveen Kumar


 Mr. Sampathkumar H.S.
 Administrative Assistant


  H.S. Sampathkumar


 Mr. M. Saikumar
 Administrative Assistant


  M. Saikumar


 Mrs. Vatsala Palayiel
 Multi Tasking Staff (MTS)    - Grade I
Circulation  vatsala 2832 PV




Project Trainees - Electronic Resource Management (ERM) (2024-26)

Name E-mail ID Photo

 Prince Kumar



 Ravikiran Netinti




Project Trainees - Library & Information Management (LIM) (2024-26)


Name E-mail ID Photo




 Kavya T.T.



 Haleema Beevi K.M



 Shree Nisha V.



 Mahesh B.



 Abhijith R.S.