National Library of India, Ministry of Culture, Government of India has invited applications for the selection of 25 Young Professional Graduates from Library & Information Science as LIS Interns.

The Language to be known by the Intern and the no of positions for each language are as follows: Assamese- 1, Odia -2, Bengali- 2, Punjabi- 1, Gujarati- 2, Tamil -2, Hindi -3, Telugu -2, Kannada -2, Urdu- 1, Malayalam- 2, English- 3, Marathi- 2

The nature of work of the Intern is given in the detailed Notification at

Eligibility: Applicant must have obtained Master Degree in Library & Information Science or its equivalent on or before 16 June 2021. Concerned language must have been studied at intermediate (10+2) / graduation level as one subject.

Selection: All applications would be scrutinized and short-listed based on merit. Only short-listed candidates need to submit self-attested copies of all certificates (DOB, Education qualification, etc.). The short-listed candidates would be called for an Interview on a 1:10 basis [top 10 candidates basing on percentage] or any other criteria decided by the Competent Authority. Second Class to and fro Railway / Bus (Govt.) fare would be reimbursed from their place of residence or actual journey undertaken whichever is lower for attending Online Examination and Interview. More details of the selection process are available at

LIS Intern will get a stipend of Rs. 25,000/-. The time frame for LIS-Interns is 1 year from the date of engagement by each Intern. Application format is available in the Notification. The application should be submitted in the prescribed format by 16.6.2021. For details, visit