Mr. Bhaumikkumar Solanki is working as Library Professional Assistant at Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad since November 2015. Before joining IIM Ahmedabad, he was working as different positions with MICORE (MICA), CPIFT and SIEM.
He has worked in the Periodical, NICMAN and Database section of the library for last three years and currently he is working in the Reference Section. His primary assignments are related to the reference queries, inter-library loan and online chat service.
Mr. Bhaumikkumar Solanki has qualified UGC NET with subject Library and Information Science in the year 2012.
Education: PhD (Pursuing); Master of Library Information Science; Bachelor of Commerce from Gujarat University; ‘O’ Level from NEILIT.
Mr. Shekappa Bandi is working as a Professional Assistant at Vikram Sarabhai Library, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad from 1 st July 2016. Prior to this he has worked with Tata Institute of Social Sciences (TISS), Mumbai and Rajeev Gandhi College of Management Studies, Navi Mumbai. He has a 10 years professional experience and 9 research papers on his credit published in International and National Conferences and Seminars.
Mr. Shekappa Bandi has qualified UGC- KSET with subject library and information science in 2014.
Areas of Interest: ICT Applications in Library, CMS, Open Source, Assistive Technology and User Services.
Education: Master of Library and Information Science from Karnatak University, Dharwad (KUD) and Post Graduate Diploma in Digital Library and Information Management (PGDLIM) From TISS.
Ms. Vaidegi Dhamodharan working as a Professional Assistant at Vikram Sarabhai Library, Indian Institute of Management, Ahmedabad since 15th March, 2017. She started her career as librarian at Sabari College of Nursing, Pondicherry. Prior to joining IIMA, she worked as an intern at Indian School of Business.
Education: Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) and Post Graduate Diploma in Library Automation Networking (PGDLAN) from Pondicherry Central University.
Mr. Wasim Rahaman is working in Vikram Sarabhai Library, IIM Ahmedabad since July 2019. Previously he was in Regional Institute of Education (NCERT), Ajmer as Visual Analyser, in INMANTEC Institutions, Ghaziabad as Assistant Librarian and in National Institute of Technology, Rourkela as Professional Trainee. He was also involved in various projects in different institutes throughout India.
Mr. Rahaman has completed his MLISc & BLISc from Rabindra Bharati University, Kolkata and CLISc from Bengal Library Association, Kolkata. He completed his graduation from University of Calcutta in Literature and MDST from Aliah University, Kolkata.
He has qualified the NTA-NET (UGC) in 2018 and has 10 research papers in National and International conference/journals/seminars.
Areas of Interest: Open Source software like CMS (WordPress, Joomla), Automation (Koha), Digitisation (DSpace), SubjectsPlus and a research interest on Semantic Web and Linked Data.
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Mr. Ilayaraja is working as Professional Assistant (Library) at Indian Institute of Management Ahmedabad since August 2019. Previously he was working as Professional Assistant at Indian School of Business – Hyderabad.
Areas of Interest: ICT Applications in Library, Marketing Library Services, Open Source Software, Library Administration.
Education: Master of Library and Information Science (MLIS) and B.Sc. (Computer Science) from Bishop Heber College – Tiruchirappalli.
The Vikram Sarabhai Library (VSL) is named after Dr. Vikram Sarabhai, world renowned physicist and founding Director of IIMA. It was set up in 1962 and is one of the best management libraries in Asia. The library is open 24x7. Our mission is to facilitate convenient and user friendly access to current, global and relevant information by identifying, acquiring, organizing and retrieving information in various formats (print & non print) to serve the information needs of the academic fraternity of IIMA to meet their teaching, research, consulting, training and learning requirements.