Dr. NABI HASAN is the Librarian at Central Library, Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD), the top-ranked Government Engineering University and Institute of Eminence of the country. Before this, he has served as the University Librarian of Aligarh Muslim University (AMU), one of India's leading multi-disciplinary institutions, whose library system has been ranked second largest in Asia and the largest in India. He has also served as Deputy Librarian in the IITD during 2009-2016 and as Deputy Librarian/Assistant Librarian and a Regular Post Graduate Faculty at Himachal Pradesh Agricultural University, Palampur (HP).
He was the "FIRST BORLAUG FELLOW FROM INDIA" in Library Information Systems at Cornell University, New York, USA. Dr. Hasan is the recipient of the "VICE-CHANCELLOR APPRECIATION AWARD 2003" for Exemplary Work and Conduct. He has received "APPRECIATION FROM THE CHAIRMAN, BOARD OF GOVERNORS, IIT DELHI" in 2012 and has also been conferred with the "LIFE TIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD 2015" for Extraordinary Services and Dedication towards Library Science. Aligarh Muslim University has also appreciated his commendable work by issuing appreciation certificates by the Pro Vice-Chancellor and Vice-Chancellor in 2017 & 2018.
At IIT Delhi as Senior Most Deputy Librarian during 2009-16, he has significantly contributed in the INDEST and N-LIST consortiums of the Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India and implemented the RFID, Digitalization apart from upgradation in infrastructure, facilities, resources, services and products.
He has served as the permanent member of AMU Court, the highest governing body of the AMU and also as the member of Academic Council, University Website Committee, Committee to Monitor Academic Progression & University Ranking, Innovation Council & University Incubation Centre, Plagiarism Committee, etc. Dr Hasan has significantly contributed to the system which includes; Creation of River Ganga Repository, New Digital Resources Centre, Oriental Division, Library Museum, Privileged facilities for Girls and Visually Challenged, etc. The LIBRARY MUSEUM that he has been created by Dr. Hasan was inaugurated by Dr. Frank F. Islam, former Advisor to the US President Barack Obama on 12th February 2017.
Dr. Hasan has an experience of 23 years' of active library services and post graduate teaching. He has published 14 Books/composite Books and 126 papers/articles in reputed journals, conferences, composite books, etc. and is on the editorial boards of many journals.
He has won the BONNIE HILDITCH INTERNATIONAL LIBRARIAN AWARD 2018 USA, one of the most reputed professional award for significant professional contributions by Special Libraries Association, USA (SLA), presented during its Annual Conference during June 9-13, 2018, Baltimore, USA.
He is Member of many reputed external committees including National Steering and National Advisory Committees of E-ShodhSindu: Consortium for Higher Education Electronic Resources (eSS), Ministry of HRD, Govt. of India. He is currently the Treasurer-Elect 2018 and has served as the Director and Chair–Editorial Board of the SLA-USA, Asian Chapter. He is Vice-President – Indian Association of Special Libraries and Information Centres (IASLIC), Joint Secretary of the Asian Library Association (ASIALA), Executive Committee Member of Delhi Library Association, served as the Member, Ministry of Earth Sciences e-Journal Consortium, Govt. of India, Secretary Delhi Library Association, etc.
His current area of interest includes Innovative Library Services, eResources Management, Digital Library and Content Management, Digitization and Access Management, Institutional Repositories, eBooks, Crowdsourcing & Cloud Computing applications in Libraries, Scientometric and Usage studies, RFID applications, etc.
Contact Details: Librarian, Central Library
Indian Institute of Technology Delhi (IITD) 110016
Phone- +91-11-26591451 (O), 26596759 (Direct)
E-mail- [email protected] [email protected]
Web site: www.nabihasan.in http://web.iitd.ac.in/~hasan