M.Sc., M.L.I.Sc., Ph.D. (Pursuing)
Location: Jaipuria Noida
Total: 27 Years
Academic: 25 Years
Industry: 2 Years
An Assistant Professor in General Management, Mr. Jitender Sharma manages the institute library as its Senior Librarian and he is the editor of the institute journal and other publications too.
Known for his administrative and organizational capabilities, he has organized several international research conferences, and edited the conference proceedings volumes. In past, he had been associated with over 20 other national and international conferences in different capacities in different organizations.
He is a prolific author and edited 10 books, authored 38 research papers and 36 book reviews. He has edited 7 volumes of Jaipuria International Journal of Management Research. He has authored a number of blog articles on various issues like gender bias, safety and respect for women etc. He is also on the editorial board of two other journals.
He has overall working experience of 27 years and has worked in social sector NGO in the beginning of his career and in academic industry for over 25 years now. He has set up and successfully managed the operations of a number of libraries at Rai University and NIILM University and is looking after Jaipuria, Noida library now.
He is an expert on Koha and DSpace Open Source Software for automation and digitization of libraries respectively and dealt with almost all-leading library software.
He is the administrator of all databases subscribed by the institute and provides training on how to use those databases to students, faculty and staff.
He is a Life Member of Indian Library Association (ILA), Delhi Library Association (DLA), Management Libraries Network (MANLIBNET), Uttar Pradesh Library Association (UPLA), IASLIC and Association of Media Libraries and Archives (AMLA).
He is first recipient of the VishwaLaxmi Best Management Librarian Award in the year 2015 and was also included in ULektz top 50 Most Eminent Librarians in the year 2019 and. He has been the founder member and Treasurer of MANAGEMENT LIBRARIES NETWORK (MANLIBNET) since 2000 until 2021 before voluntarily leaving the post.
Brought out 7 volumes of the JIJMR successfully
Developed Vision, Mission and Goals for Jaipuria library
Digitalization of library services using Koha and DSpace
Continued training to users on different databases usage and other online resources
Contributed 38 research papers in management, library science and a number of blog articles
Successfully organization of four International conferences held from 2016 to 2018 and helped organizers in 2019 and 2022 conferences
Was Co-Editor for 3 Conference proceedings volumes and sole Editor for two conference proceedings volumes (published by international publishers with ISBN)
Represented the institution in various conferences and seminars, chaired technical sessions in various conferences and presented papers
Expert in Turnitin usage and train other users too.
38 Research papers
36 Book Reviews
Edited 10 Books