[Update] WB Rural Librarian Recruitment 2022 | Apply online for 738 Posts

WB Rural Librarian Recruitment: Department of Mass Education Extension & Library Services, recently gave the permission for the recruitment of 738 Librarians of public libraries having status of Rural Libraries all over the West Bengal.

Download Pdf of the Guideline letter for Recruitment

WB Rural Librarian Recruitment Overview

As per the guideline these 738 vacant posts have to be filled up immediately due to acute shortage of librarians in the districts.

Post Name Librarian of Sponsored Public Libraries having status of Rural Libraries
Recruiting Department Department of Mass Education Extension & Library Services, Govt. of West Bengal
Selecting Body A Special Selection Committee will be formed for this recruitment
Vacancy 738 (District Wise List)
Salary Scale (According to ROPA 2009) Pay Level 6 {PB-2, RS-5400-25200}, GP-2600
Application process Online (Apply NowComing Soon)
Last Update 23.04.2023 (Official Notification for Darjeeling District Released)
Selection Process Direct Interview
Official Website Link

Important Dates & Events of WB Rural Librarian Recruitment

Check out important dates & events regarding the recruitment declared by West Bengal Govt.

Event Name Date
Formation of Selection Committee 10.05.2022
Issue of advertisement 17.05.2022
Letter to Employment Exchange Offices 17.05.2022
Online application start date To be announced
Last date of receiving list from Employment Exchange offices 10.06.2022
Last date of submission of online applications 10.06.2022
Scrutiny of applications and to prepare list of candidates for interview 24.06.2022
Last date of Dispatch letters for interview 01.07.2022
*Date of interview 14.07.2022 to 18.07.2022
*Finalization of list 25.07.2022

*Note: Date of interview & finalization of list may be finally fixed as per no. of candidates for interview.

Eligibility Criteria for WB Rural Librarian Recruitment (Tentative)

As of now there is no clarification about the eligibility criteria for this post, but here are some tentative essential qualifications that may be needed to apply for this post.

  • 10+2 Passed / Graduate / Post Graduate in Science with Chemistry / Physics
  • Candidates must have a minimum Diploma (6 Months) / Degree / Masters in library Science.
  • Basic computer knowledge for operating KOHA (An open source Integrated Library System)
  • Age Limit: Not more than 40 years of age as on 01.01.2022.

District Wise Vacancy List for WB Rural Librarian Recruitment

Check out the district wise vacancy list for this recruitment.

District Name Vacancy
Alipurduar 6
Bankura 31
Birbhum 38
Cooch Behar 34
Dakshin Dinajpur (South Dinajpur) 14
Darjeeling{G.T.A} 21
Hooghly 52
Howrah 36
Jalpaiguri 18
Jhargram 17
Kalimpong 5
Kolkata 40
Malda 29
Murshidabad 36
Nadia 37
North 24 Parganas 60
Paschim Medinipur (West Medinipur) 44
Paschim (West) Burdwan (Bardhaman) 23
Purba Burdwan (Bardhaman) 55
Purba Medinipur (East Medinipur) 44
Purulia 30
South 24 Parganas 52
Uttar Dinajpur (North Dinajpur) 12
SMPA (Town Library-SMPA Darjeeling) 8
Total (24) 738

Read More: Birbhum Jobs Vacancy 2022 | Districts ecourts | Apply Online @drcbirbhum2022.in

Some more information which are mentioned in the guideline

    • Recruitment of the librarians of Sponsored Public Libraries having status of Rural Library will be done as per provisions of memo no.
    • Formation of the Selection Committee for conducting the recruitment process will be made by the Local Library Authority of the concerned
      district as per existing G.O.
    • Application [Annexure-C] will be submitted online by the candidates.
    • At the time of submitting application by the candidates, duly attested copies of all certificates must be uploaded.
    • If numbers of applicants are large, maximum permissible no. of candidates to be called for interview against the number of vacancies may be decided by LLA.
    • The original certificates regarding qualifications, experience, reservation status and other factors will be verified by a team of
      experts formed by the Selection Committee.
    • Advertisement will be published in approved newspapers and official website as per Government guidelines for wider publication.
    • Apart from open advertisement the concerned Employment Offices will also be requested to send the list of eligible candidates. If the employment exchanges are not in a position to send the list of the candidates, a certificate in this regard should be collected from them.
    • Age of the candidate will be calculated as on 01.01.2022.
    • During interview knowledge of computer & Bengali may be tested.
    • The final panel of candidates in the merit list will also consist of 10% waitlisted/ reserve candidates separately as per ED rules.
    • The final panel will remain valid for 1 year as per ED rules.

New Update about WB Rural Librarian Recruitment

Download the official notification for Darjeeling District Click Here

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