Dr. Samir Kumar Jalal,
Deputy Librarian
Education
1. PhD in Library and Information Science, University of Burdwan (Awarded:2012).
2. M Phil in Library and Information Science, Annamalai University (2007)
3. Associateship in Documentation and Information Science (ADIS), from DRTC, Indian Statistical Institute (ISI) Bangalore (Batch: 1999-2001).
4. BLIS, Dept. of Library & Information Science, Rabindra Bharati University (1997-1998).
5. Masters in Economics, Rabindra Bharati University (1994-1996)

  • Professional Experiences

    1. Deputy Librarian (Oct. 16, 2014- Present) at Central Library, IIT Kharagpur.
    2. Deputy Librarian (June 11, 2012- Oct. 15, 2014),Central University of South Bihar.
    3. Assistant Librarian(May 2007- June 2012) at Central Library, BIT Mesra.
    4. Librarian(Dec. 2003 – April 2007), ATRI (Engineering College), Hyderabad.
    5. Guest Lecturer (July 2002 – June 2003), DLIS, University of Kalyani
    6. Librarian(July 16, 2001- Nov. 2003), GTZ, Indo-German Project, Govt. of West.

  • Research Interests
    1. Bibliometrics, Scientometrics and Webometrics
    2. Web Link Analysis
    3. Web-based Library Services
    4. Library Automation

  • Publications
    (Journals)
    1. Jalal, S.K (2019). Exploring Web Link Analysis of Websites of Indian Institute of Technology. DESIDOC Journal of Library & Information Technology, 39(1), 2019; 3-9 (Print ISSN: 0976 4658).
    2. Jalal, S.K (2017). Research Collaboration between India and China: A Case Study. Library Herald, 55(3), 2017; 322-337 (Print ISSN: 0024 – 2292).
    3. Jalal, S.K. & Sutradhar, B (2016). Measuring Research Impact: Beyond Bibliometrics. RBU Journal of Library and Information Science, vol. 18, 2016(ISSN: 0972-2750)
    4.  Jalal, S.K., Sutradhar, B; & Mukhopadhyay, P.S. (2016). Webometric analysis of top ten Asian and Indian universities: an analytical overview. SRELS Journal of Information Management, 53 (2), 119-127. (ISSN: 0972-2467).
    5.  Jalal, S.K., Sutradhar, B; Sahu, K; Biswas, S.C., & Mukhopadhyay, P.S. (2015). Search engines and alternative data sources in webometric research: an exploratory study. DESIDOC Journal of Library and Information Technology, 35 (6), 427-435. (ISSN-0976 4658)
    6. Jalal, S.K. (2013). Scientometric Mapping on Webometrics: A Global Perspective. INFOLIB: A Quarterly Bulletin of Jharkhand Information & Library Association, 6(1-2), 22-27 (ISSN:0974-686)
    7. Jalal, S.K. (2013). A Comparative Weblink analysis among top Indian, Asian and World Universities. DESIDOC Journal of Library and Information Technology, 33(2); 130-139 (ISSN-0976 4658);
    8. Jalal, S.K., Biswas, S.C., & Mukhopadhyay, P.S. (2013). Link Analysis Research of Indian Universities. Information Studies, 19(1), 5-28. (ISSN:0971-6726)
    9. Jalal, S.K., Biswas, S.C., & Mukhopadhyay, P.S. (2010). Web impact factors and link analysis of Selected Indian Universities. Annals of Library and Information Studies, 57(2), 109-121 (ISSN:0972-5423).
    10. Jalal, S.K., Biswas, S.C., & Mukhopadhyay, P.S. (2010). Web presence of selected Asian countries: a webometric study. COLLNET Journal of Scientometrics and Information Management, 4 (2), 57-68 (ISSN:0973-7766)
    11. Jalal, S.K., Biswas, S.C., & Mukhopadhyay, P.S. (2010). Web-based Ranking and Link Analysis of Central Universities in India: A Webometric Analysis. Information Studies, 16 (1), 3-26. (ISSN:0971-6726).
    12. Jalal, S.K., & Vishwa Mohan, V. (2009). Collection Development in Digital Library: A Case Study. Indian Journal of Library and Information Science, 3(3),151-160 (ISSN: 0973-9556)
    13. Jalal, S.K., Biswas, S.C., & Mukhopadhyay, P.S. (2009). Bibliometrics to Webometrics. Information Studies, 15(1), 3-20. (ISSN: 0971-6726)
    14. Vijayakumar, M., Kannappannavar, B.U., Jnana Sahyadri, & Jalal, S.K. (2009). Use of Library Services in Technological Changing Environment: A Survey. SALIS Journal of Library and Information Science, 1(1), 19-25 (ISSN: 0973-3108)
    15. Jalal, S.K., & Vijayakumar, M. (2008). Strategies for E-learning: An Overview. INFOLIB: A Quarterly Bulletin of Jharkhand Information & Library Association, 1 (1-2), 18-22. (ISSN: 0974-686).
    16. Biswas, B.C, Hazra, S.K & Jalal, S.K (2004). Information Resource Sharing in Developing Countries and Library Consortium: An Overview. Herald of Library Science, 43(1-2), 49-55. ISSN: 0018-0521
    17. Biswas, B.C., Jalal, S.K., & Ghosh, B.K. (2003). Application of Total Quality Management (TQM) in Library and Information Services: An Overview. IASLIC Bulletin, 48(3), 167-77 (ISSN: 0018-8441).
    18. Jalal, S. K. (2002). Knowledge Management: An Emerging Phenomenon. RBU Journal of Library & information science, 6 (1&2)
    19. Jalal, S. K., & Hatua, S.R. (2002). Role of Librarian in 21st century. Granthagar, 153 (in Bengali)
    20. Jalal, S.K., & Gireesh, K.P. (2001). Classification in the Digital World. RBU Journal of Library & information science, 5 ; 42-48.