Institute of Bioinformatics and Applied Biotechnology (IBAB), Bangalore ( invites online applications for the below-mentioned position:

Name of the Post: Library Assistant (Temporary)
Number of Posts: One

Essential Qualification: Masters in Library and Information Science (M.L.I.Sc.) from a recognized University/Institute with 55% marks.

Experience: Minimum of 3 years of relevant library experience working in any reputed academic or research institution.


  • Good communication skills
  • Working experience in MS Office Applications, Library Management Software (preferably KOHA)
  • Familiar with online/electronic resources and services.
  • Ability to work both independently and in a team.

Age: Below 35 years as of 1st January 2023.

Consolidated Remuneration
: As per IBAB norms.

Interested candidates who meet the above requirements may send their application along with the latest CV and true copies of relevant certificates/testimonials in support of qualification and experience on or before 8th September 2023.

Candidates may email their application as a single PDF file to The subject line of the email must include “Application for the post of Library Assistant”.

The shortlisted candidates will be called for Written Test and Interview. The selected candidate will be required to join immediately. The candidate should be willing to work in shifts. The appointment is purely on a temporary basis initially for a period of one year. Extension of tenure is subject to satisfactory performance.

About IBAB

IBAB supports and leads the biotechnology academic ecosystem through its academic and new initiatives in Biotechnology, Bioinformatics and Big Data. IBAB is an autonomous institute governed by eminent representatives from academia, industry and government and advised by eminent scientists of the country.

The Library at IBAB is housed at the heart of its premises, making it easily accessible to students in both classrooms and hostel. The library has thousands of books and other resources that cover a wide spectrum of subjects and also subscribes to various journals. It provides generous study space and is an excellent support system to the institute’s academic and entrepreneurial activities.