RSMSSB Librarian Grade III Recruitment 2018 – Notification, Apply Online, Application Form, Admit Card

RSMSSB Librarian Grade 3 : Good news for candidates having a certificate in Library Science and passed in 10+2/intermediate examinations. Very soon, the Rajasthan Subordinate and Ministerial Services Selection Board, Jaipur will conduct a direct recruitment event for new as well as free positions of Librarian Grade-III in Secondary Education Department in Rajasthan. To know more, interested and eligible candidates should continue reading as below we have provided few important information about this upcoming recruitment event such as date of release of official notification, eligibility criteria, application form, process, fee & mode of payment, examination date, centre, pattern/scheme & syllabus, admit card, results etc.

RSMSSB Librarian Grade III Recruitment

RSMSSB Librarian Grade III Recruitment 2018 Notification & Vacancies

On May 21st 2018, RSMSSB has released and published an official notification to conduct a direct recruitment examination for the post of Librarian Grade-III on its website. The notification is available in Hindi language. To download or read it now, click here.

According to notification, there are total 700 vacancies of Librarian Grade-III post. Distribution of vacancies will be as per shown in below table:

Post nameNumber of vacancies
Non- scheduled areaScheduled areaTotal positions
Librarian Grade-III485215700


Examination conducted byRajasthan Subordinate and Ministerial Services Selection Board (RSMSSB)
Examination NameRSMSSB Librarian Grade-III Direct Recruitment Examination 2018
Notification released onMay 21st 2018
Advertisement no.11/2018
Posts name & departmentLibrarian Grade-III in Secondary Education Department, Rajasthan
Post groupGroup IV post
Online application starts fromJune 28th, 2018
Closing dateJuly 27th, 2018 up to 23:59 Hrs
Date of depositing feesJune 28th to July 27th, 2018 up to 23:59 Hrs
Total Number of Vacancies700
Apply modeOnline only
Recruitment processSingle examination
Mode of examinationOnline (expected)
Admit cards will be available to download fromFew days ago from the date of examination
Examination will be in the month ofAugust/September 2018
Final result declarationWill be updated shortly
Apply online
Helpline no.0141-2722520, 0294-3057541

RSMSSB Librarian Grade 3 2018 Eligibility Criteria


An applicant should be an Indian citizen or a subject of Nepal/Bhutan.

Age Limit and Relaxation (As on January 1st, 2019)

  • Minimum age- 18
  • Maximum- 40

Relaxation in upper age limit will be applicable as shown in below table:

CategoryRelaxation in upper age limit (in years)
Permanent resident of Rajasthan belonging to SC/ST/OBC/BC510
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Educational Qualifications

Candidates who wish to apply for RSMSSB Librarian Recruitment 2018 should have a certificate in Library Science and have passed 10+2/intermediate examination. On top of that, they should also have working knowledge of Devnagri script written in Hindi and aware of Rajasthan’s culture.

RSMSSB Librarian Grade III 2018 Application Fee & Mode Of Payment

All the candidates who want to apply for Librarian post should pay examination fee as per their category. Fee is non-refundable and can be paid either online or offline. To pay fee online, use a debit/credit card or internet banking facility. For offline fee submission, applicants should have to submit cash at any E-Mitra Kiosk or CSC Centres.

S. No.CategoryExamination fee (in Rs.)
2Rajasthan Domicile Candidates (OBC/EBC)350/-
3Rajasthan SC/ST/PwD250/-

RSMSSB Librarian Grade III 2018 Application Form & Process

Eligible candidates will need to apply online @ Online application submission can be done in between June 28th to July 27th, 2018 up to 23:59 Hrs. The procedure to apply online is explained below in few simple steps:

  • Open Board’s official website
  • You will see homepage having few important tabs
  • Find and click on ‘Recruitment Advertisement’ tab
  • You will see a new page having details about ongoing recruitment events
  • Find heading ‘Full Advertisement For Direct Recruitment of Librarian Grade-III 2018’ then click on ‘Apply online’ link
  • Once again, you will have to click on the ‘Apply Online’ tab
  • Now, you will see ‘Rajasthan Single Sign On’ login page
  • Since you are new so click on ‘Register’ tab; but before that make sure you have personal email ID, working mobile number & scanned copies of your latest passport size photo & signature
  • Now, go through online registration process by selecting any of the available options; you can attempt registration through your AADHAR ID or Facebook or Twitter or Google + or Bhamashah ID
  • After successful registration, you will receive a ‘SSOID or Username’ & ‘password’
  • Use your ‘SSOID or Username’ & ‘password’ to fill rest details
  • Enter and submit all the necessary information
  • Upload scanned copies of your photo & signature in the prescribed format
  • Pay your examination fee
  • Finally submit your application form and print it on A4 size paper
  • Keep printed copy of online application safe for future reference

RSMSSB Librarian Grade III 2018 Exam Pattern & Syllabus

According to official notification, RSMSSB Librarian Recruitment 2018 examination is expected to be held in online mode in the month of August/September 2018. There will be a single written test having 150 multiple choice questions to be solved in 180 minutes. Each question will be of 2 marks. So, total marks will be 300. For each wrong answer, 1/3rd of marks will be deducted as penalty.

Subject’s nameNo. of questionsMarksSyllabus/Topics
Part A:
General Knowledge (Rajasthan’s History, Art, Culture, Geography etc)
Sources of Rajasthan’s History, Geography, Rajasthan’s popular civilizations, Mughal-Rajput relations, Rajasthan’s culture & famous personalities, Important castles, monuments etc
Part B:
Library and Information Science & Basic Knowledge of Computer
Foundation of library and information Science (Library acts in India, Library legislation, Library movement in India, Extension activities and public relation work, Intellectual property rights and law, Censorship, Role and activities of I.L.A., IFLA and UNESCO and RRRLF etc), Library Classification and Cataloguing (Steps in practical classification, Library Cataloguing: Definition, need, purpose and function, Definition, need, purpose and function, Notation: Types and qualities, Main features of Colon Classification and Dewey Decimal Classification Schemes etc), Library Organisation and Management (Periodical section, Circulation section, Function of administration, Sections of a library etc) Reference Service and Information Sources and Basics of Computer

Note:- Paper pattern and syllabus is provisional and can be changed as per Board’s direction

RSMSSB Librarian Grade III 2018 Admit Card

As per notification, admit cards will not be sent by post or any other mode. Candidates itself need to download their admit card through Board’s website. The process to download admit card is given below:

  • Open Board’s official website
  • Go to admit card section
  • Provide your login details such as ‘SSOID/Username’ & ‘password’
  • After logging into account, you can download your admit card
  • After downloading, don’t forget to print it on A4 size paper

It will be necessary for all the eligible candidates to bring their e-admit card to the examination centre. In addition to admit card, they will also require to bring a valid photo ID. Photo ID will be for verification. If any candidate fails to present any of the aforementioned things then he will be not allowed to appear in the examination. For further information, candidates are requested to go through official notification and Board’s website.

RSMSSB Librarian Grade III 2018 Results

Official result announcement date is still not disclosed by Board. But as per previous records, we can say that results will be announced after 1 week from the date of examination. After result announcement, candidates need to login into their account available at Board’s website to check their performance. Through website, candidates can also download or print a copy of their result.

Final Words

For latest updates, bookmark our website. We will regularly update our website with new informative articles. We wish you Best of Luck for your RSMSSB Librarian Grade-III Direct Recruitment Examination 2018.


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