Staff Directory

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Name & Designation

Responsibilities  E-mail ID Contact No. Photo

 Dr. Anand Byrappa

Head, Office of Data & Library

New Initiatives, Budget, Content Licensing, Subscriptions Negotiation, Strategic Partnerships, Office of Data  and Operations Management  anandtb  2408 Dr Anand T. Byrappa


 Mrs. K. Nirmala Devi
 Deputy Librarian
Institutional Repository Service for Electronic Theses & Dissertations, JRDTML Physical Infrastructure Maintenance  nirmala  3014 KND


 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. 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
Library Automation, Website maintenance, Electronic Theses & Dissertations (ETD), e-Newsletters, Data analytics  pradeepkavi - PK


 Mr. Pitty Nagarjuna
 Senior Scientific Officer
Software development & IT infrastructure. nagarjuna 2409 PN


 Dr. Francis Jayakanth  
 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, LibSys - Library Management System Administration & Maintenance, 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. 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. B. Gangadhar 
 Multi Tasking Staff (MTS)    - Grade I
Library Office  gangadhara 2407 BG


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



Project Trainees - Library and Information Management (LIM) (2022-24)

Name E-mail ID Photo

 Ms. Arunima Baiju


 Ms. Divya P.S.

Divya PS

 Mr. Ennaram Shivakumar

Divya PS

 Ms. Jeslin Jobe

Divya PS

 Mr. Mintu Mathew

Divya PS

 Ms. Neethusha P.

Divya PS

 Ms. Neha Athanere

Divya PS

 Mr. Pradeep S. Sanabangi

Divya PS

 Ms. Shreejoyee Dey

Divya PS

Ms. Veena M.

Divya PS


Project Trainees - Electronic Resource Management (ERM) (2022-24)

Name E-mail ID Photo

 Mr. Abinash Nayak


 Ms. Kunju Lekshmi