Department Of Libraries & Research , Govt Of J&K

SELECTION OF BOOKS

The selection of books purchased for public libraries is made by the two committees yearly constituted by the Government. These are State Level Library Committee and State Level Advisory cum Purchase Committee.

The committees comprise scholars, university teachers and writers besides official members. The State Level Library Committee selects books for purchase under the Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation, Kolkatta Matching Grant Scheme while the State Level Advisory cum Purchase Committee selects books for purchase mainly from local authors.

STATE LEVEL LIBRARY COMMITTEE FOR 2011-12
Commissioner/Secretary to Government, Tourism & Culture Chairperson
Director Libraries & Research, J&K Convener
Director School Education, Kashmir Member
Director/Deputy Director, Raja Rammohun Roy Library Foundation, Kolkata Member
Prof. A. Q. Rafiquee, Former HoD History, KU Member
Dr. G. R. Malik, Former HoD English, KU Member
Masood Hussain, Senior Journalist Member
Prof. Assadullah Wani, Deptt. of Urdu, JU Member
Prof. Lalit Mangotra, Author Member
Prof. M. Mustafa, Deptt of Electronics & Instrumentation, KU Member
Tsewang Toldan, Author Member
FA/CAO Finance, Tourism & Culture Member
Deputy Director Libraries, Kashmir Member
Deputy Director Libraries, Jammu Member
   

Titles Approved by SLLC on February 22, 2012

 
STATE LEVEL ADVISORY CUM PURCHASE COMMITTEE FOR 2011-12
Director Libraries & Research, J&K Convener
FA/CAO Finance, Tourism & Culture Member
Shyam Koul, Senior Journalist Member
Prof. Deepshikha Kotwal, Deptt. Of English, JU Member
Dr. Abdul Wahid, Former HoD, Medicine, SKIMS Member
Dr. Majid Muzmar, Deptt. of Urdu, Kashmir University Member
Dr. Margoob Banihali, Former HoD Kashmiri, KU Member
Dr. Gul Mohammad Wani, Deptt. of Political science KU Member
O. P. Sharma, Conservator Forests Member
Dr. Ashok Jerath, Author* Member
Prof. Zohra Bi Afzal, Deptt. of Hindi, KU Member
Kachu Asfandyar Khan, Author Member
Deputy Director Libraries, Kashmir Member
Deputy Director Libraries, Jammu Member
* He is no more with us as he passed away in June 2011.
   

Titles Approved by SLACPC on February 9, 2012