Registrar

 Prof C P Vashishth

Prof. CP Vashishth has been the Registrar of School of Library Sc. Delhi Library Association w.e.f. 1 April 2016 .He was the President , the Principal of School of Library Science, Delhi Library Association . Born on January 2, 1936 in the Sahaswan town of District Budayun in Uttar Pradesh, he is the eldest son of Late Pandit Vidya Dhar Sharma & Smt. Prem Wati. Having done his initial schooling from Gurukul Pathshala, he rose from his modest background to become one of the most respected Professors at the Department of Library & Information Science, University of Delhi.

Nationality: Indian

Initial Schooling: Gurukul Pathshala near Sahaswan

Office: Professor (Retired), Department of Library & Information Science, University of Delhi, Delhi-11O007 (India). Phone 011-25774507

Residence: 28-B Pocket “A” M I G Flats Ashok Vihar, Phase III, Delhi-110052 (India).Phone 27112721

Qualifications: M.A., Agra Univ 1959 : M.Lib.Sc., Univ of Delhi 1967, Sahitya Ratna (Hindi Sahitya Sammelan, Prayag)

Distinction: Secured First Class First in order of Merit in Master of Library Science Examination of the Univ of Delhi in 1967

Awards Received: S. DASGUPTA MEMORIAL GOLD MEDAL at the 1968 Convocation of the Univ of Delhi for securing highest marks in M Lib Sc examination conducted in 1967.

Academic Achievements:

Mr. Vashishth has had a very rich array of academic achievements such as:

  • M.A., Agra University 1959
  • M.Lib.Sc., Univ of Delhi 1967
  • Sahitya Ratna (Hindi Sahitya Sammelan, Prayag)
  • S Dasgupta Memorial Gold Medal at the 1968 Convocation of the Univ of Delhi

Career Details

With a total experience of 41 years in his field, he has over 10 years of Supervisory and Administrative experience apart from the 31 year Teaching experience.

During his career as a librarian, he has worked as:

  • Professor in the Deptt of Library & Inf Sc, University of Delhi
  • Reader in the Deptt of Lib & Info Sc, University of Delhi
  • Lecturer in the Deptt of Library & Info Sc, University of Delhi
  • Librarian at Hindu College Library, University of Delhi
  • Lecturer, Department of Library Science, Univ of Delhi
  • Professional Assistant in the Delhi University Library System.

During his career as a teacher he has been teaching interesting subjects in various courses such as

  • Bachelor of Library Science
  • Master in Library and Information Science
  • Master of Philosophy (Library and Information Science.)
  • Post Graduate Diploma in Library Science
  • Certificate in Library Science

Experience: 46 years

  • (a) Teaching Experience: (over 33 years) (July 17, 1970 to January