RSMSSB Librarian Recruitment 2022, Notification Released, Apply Now!

The Rajasthan Subordinate and Ministerial Services have announced 460 new vacancies for Librarian Grade-3. All interested candidates can apply for the same by visiting the online platform. The candidate must apply between the 26th of May and the 25th of June at the official website Another website to apply for posts is

Important Dates

Application Start Date: 26th of May 2022

Application End Date: 24th of June 2022

Examination Date: 11 September 2022

Age Criteria

The following are the age criteria for candidates applying for the job:

  • The minimum age limit is 18 years
  • The maximum age limit is 40 years
  • Age relaxation will be offered based on RSMSSB Librarian Grade 3 Recruitment Rules

Application Fee

The following are the application fee for different categories:

  • General/OBC candidate’s application fee is Rs. 450
  • The application fee of OBC NCL is Rs. 350
  • SC/ST candidates’ application fee is 250
  • To make any further corrections in the application, the candidate will be charged Rs. 300

Eligibility Criteria

The following are the qualifications that the individual needs to meet:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Diploma in Library and Information Science or Library and Information Science/Library Science.
  • The candidate needs to know about the Rajasthan Culture and Devanagari
  • To know more details, the candidate needs to pay a visit during the official visit

How to Apply?

To apply for this job, the individual is requested to follow the below-mentioned steps:

  • Pay a visit to the official website,
  • Tap on the link ‘apply now’ for Librarian Grade-3 Direct Recruitment 2022, RSSB, respectively
  • Upload all the asked documents on the website
  • Submit the form

Make sure to draw a printout of the application as you may need it in the future.


The PayScale under this job category is as follows:

  • Basic Scale- 9300 to 34,800
  • Grade Pay- 3600
  • Net Salary- 18,836

Apart from this pay scale, the candidates will be provided with House Rent Allowance, Dearness Allowance, Travel Allowance as well as a Pension fund. The candidate will be under probation for the first two years. If they completed the probations, they will fit eligible to get posted permanently.

Selection Procedure

The following is the selection procedure for RSMSSB Librarian Recruitment 2022 is as follows:

Written Exam

Underwritten examination, the following processes are involved:

  • In this, mainly two parts such as Part A and Part B are involved, where Part A is General Knowledge and Part B consists of the Library and Information Science and Basic Knowledge of Computer
  • The total marks in the written examination are 300 where Part A comprises 100 marks whereas Part B consists of 200 marks
  • In total there are 150 questions where each carries 2 marks
  • The duration of the examination is 3 hours
  • Each wrong question will have ¼ of a negative marking

Interview Process

If the candidate scores more than the cut-off marks then he or she will be invited for an interview where his or her basic knowledge, as well as his or her character, will be tested. If the jury member finds the candidate suitable for the job, RSMSSB will publish his or her name accordingly for the job.

Examination Pattern and Syllabus

Typically, the exam comprises two parts Part A and Part B. To perform well in the examination, the candidates need to have adequate knowledge about the correspondence pattern.

The syllabus of RSMSSB Librarian 2022 is as follows:

Part A- General Knowledge

History, Culture, and politics of Rajasthan

  • Main Handicraft, painting, styles of Rajasthan
  • Religious Movement of Rajasthan and Folk god-goddess
  • Princely states of Rajasthan and Farmers and the public Revolution movement, and the movement Prjamandal
  • Rajasthani language works of literature Major regional languages
  • Political Awareness of Rajasthan
  • Important Forts, Monuments, and Structures
  • Main Source of Rajasthan history
  • Important Facts on Rajasthani Culture
  • Important festivals, folk music, folk dance, fairs, musical instruments
  • Important Personalities of Rajasthan
  • Important Historic Tourism Palace
  • British treaties, Mass movement of 1857
  • Integral of Rajasthan
  • Key features of the architecture
  • Mughal-Rajput relations
  • Major dynasties and their accomplishments
  • Important Prehistoric civilizations of Rajasthan

Geography of Rajasthan

  • Minerals
  • Main Physics Department- Desert region, planes, Aravali Mountain region
  • Natural vegetation
  • Drainage system
  • Irrigation Projects
  • Soil
  • Transportation
  • Soil
  • Multipurpose projects
  • Agro-climatic and major crops
  • Water conservation
  • Livestock
  • Desertification
  • Status and Expansion
  • Environmental and ecological issues
  • Status and Expansion
  • Forest and Wildlife Conservation
  • Climate

Part B- Library and Information Science and Basic Knowledge of Computer

Foundation of Library and Information Science

  • Important information society
  • Intellectual property rights and law
  • All about the National Library of India
  • Important Information, and society
  • Important Concept of library
  • Important points of library legislation
  • Concept of Information literacy
  • The library Acts in India
  • Important Five laws of library science and their implications
  • Library movement in India
  • Types of libraries
  • Role and activities of I.L.A., IFLA, UNESCO, and RRRLF
  • Library as a social institution
  • Library resource sharing

Library Classification and Cataloguing

  • Important Devices used in C.C and D.D.C., Steps in practical classification
  • Kinds of entries: Main entry and added entries of Classified Catalogue Code
  • General aspects of common isolates/standard subdivisions
  • Library Cataloguing: Definition, need purpose, and function
  • Important principles of helpful sequence
  • History of Classified Catalogue Code and Anglo American Cataloguing Rules
  • Notation: Types and qualities
  • Need, purpose and function

Reference Service and Information Sources

  • CAS and SDI, Information Sources: Need and types: Primary, secondary and tertiary
  • Reference and Information Services: Need and purpose
  • Qualities of a reference librarian
  • Ready reference service 
  • Organization of reference department
  • Long-range reference service
  • Reference service in schools and public library
  • Initiation

Basics of Computer

  • Library software proprietary
  • Introduction to computer
  • Important software: need, purpose, and types
  • Open-source software, Role of library automation
  • Computer generations and computer architecture: Hardware, input, and output devices
  • Important Use of the Internet in libraries
  • Use, and types of computers
  • All about Electronic Resources: e-books, e-journals, databases

Thus, this are everything that was there to know regarding the RSMSSB librarian recruitment 2022. Now that you have all the information regarding the job, you are all set to apply for the job.

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